Saturday, August 14 - Kids Day

Saturday, August 14, 2021

The first Saturday of the Illinois State Fair is dedicated to our youngest fairgoers.  Kids Day will feature special programming aimed at educating and entertaining kids of all ages.  And remember -  Kids 12 and under get in free to the Illinois State Fair! 

Highlights

  • Diaper Derbies
  • Ponytail Contest
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 Grandstand Event for Saturday, August 14th, 2021

 Events At The Arena for Saturday, August 14, 2021

 Daily Events

TimeEventLocation
7:30 AMJr Barrows ShowSwine Barn
8:00 AMJr Market Lambs ShowSheep Barn
8:00 AMOpen Hereford ShowLivestock Center
8:00 AMOpen Polled Hereford ShowLivestock Center
8:30 AMJr Steers ShowJr Livestock Building
9:00 AMOpen Meat Goat: Wethers ShowGoat Barn
9:00 AML & M GymnasticsIllinois Building
9:00 AMCulinary Contest: Yeast BreadHobbies Arts & Crafts Building
10:00 AMDance CentralIllinois Building
10:00 AMBingoIllinois Building
10:00 AMJelly Roll ContestHobbies Arts & Crafts Building
11:00 AMElsenpeter MarionettesKids Korner
11:00 AMCentral Illinois Irish DanceIllinois Building
11:00 AMFiddle & Banjo ContestLincoln Stage
11:30 AMSunshyne the Clown & Tim the TwisterKids Korner
12:00 PMSix on FridayApex Stage
12:00 PMHooper the HypnotistVillage of Cultures
12:00 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
12:00 PMRy Kincaid - Kids Rock!Kids Korner
12:00 PM144th Army BandGrand Central Stage
12:00 PMLotus Fire Belly DanceIllinois Building
12:30 PMElsenpeter MarionettesKids Korner
12:30 PMMeet the FarmerIL Dept of Ag Tent
12:45 PMDino-Roar!Thrillville
1:00 PMSpringfield Municipal BandVillage of Cultures
1:00 PMJason McKenzieMain Street Stage
1:00 PMHigh Dive ShowCentral & Main
1:00 PMSunshyne the Clown & Tim the TwisterKids Korner
1:00 PMSky High Balloon Guy (Balloon Twisting)Roving
1:00 PMFleming AcademyIllinois Building
1:00 PMMeat JudgingIL Dept of Ag Tent
1:00 PMMr. Fun CaricaturistIL Dept of Ag Tent
1:30 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
1:30 PMTexas Tommy's Wild West RevueHappy Hollow
1:30 PMRy Kincaid - Kids Rock!Kids Korner
2:00 PMThe Baked PotatoesApex Stage
2:00 PMJetpack Flying Water CircusThrillville
2:00 PMElsenpeter MarionettesKids Korner
2:00 PMMarshall-Putnam-Stark Show ChoirIllinois Building
2:00 PMMr. Fun CaricaturistIL Dept of Ag Tent
2:30 PMPrairie Land Dance ClubVillage of Cultures
2:30 PMWorld of WondersHappy Hollow
2:30 PMSunshyne the Clown & Tim the TwisterKids Korner
2:30 PMAgVenture Kids Story TimeIL Dept of Ag Tent
3:00 PMWorld Record Balloon Stunt ShowMain Street Stage
3:00 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
3:00 PMRy Kincaid - Kids Rock!Kids Korner
3:00 PMSky High Balloon Guy (Stilt Walking)Roving
3:00 PMInternational Dish ContestHobbies Arts & Crafts Building
3:00 PMPonytail ContestLincoln Stage
3:30 PMTJ AaronGrand Central Stage
3:30 PMPeaches & BaconVillage of Cultures
3:30 PMHigh Dive ShowCentral & Main
3:30 PMElsenpeter MarionettesKids Korner
3:30 PMDino-Roar!Thrillville
4:00 PMToocanMain Street Stage
4:00 PMTexas Tommy's Wild West RevueHappy Hollow
4:00 PMJetpack Flying Water CircusThrillville
4:00 PMVentriloquist Allan AdcockKids Korner
4:00 PMParade of ChampionsColiseum
4:00 PMDecorated Diaper ContestLincoln Stage
4:30 PMWorld Record Balloon Stunt ShowVillage of Cultures
4:30 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
4:30 PMRy Kincaid - Kids Rock!Kids Korner
4:30 PMCatholic MassIllinois Building
4:30 PMDiaper DerbyLincoln Stage
5:00 PMImpaKt BandApex Stage
5:00 PMHooper the HypnotistGrand Central Stage
5:00 PMWorld of WondersHappy Hollow
5:00 PMElsenpeter MarionettesKids Korner
5:00 PMSky High Balloon Guy (Balloon Twisting)Roving
5:30 PMTonantzin Nueva GeneracionVillage of Cultures
5:30 PMLand of Lincoln ChorusLincoln Stage
5:30 PMHigh Dive ShowCentral & Main
5:30 PMJetpack Flying Water CircusThrillville
5:30 PMVentriloquist Allan AdcockKids Korner
6:00 PMWorld Record Balloon Stunt ShowMain Street Stage
6:00 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
6:15 PMDino-Roar!Thrillville
6:30 PMTexas Tommy's Wild West RevueHappy Hollow
7:00 PMZydeco VoodooVillage of Cultures
7:00 PMHooper the HypnotistLincoln Stage
7:00 PMJetpack Flying Water CircusThrillville
7:00 PMSky High Balloon Guy (Stilt Walking)Roving
7:30 PMBulls, Bronc & Bares RodeoMulti-Purpose Arena
7:30 PMSwifty Swine Pig RacingThrillville
7:30 PMWorld of WondersHappy Hollow
8:00 PMGabriel "Fluffy" IglesiasGrandstand
8:00 PMHigh Dive ShowCentral & Main
9:00 PMSeven SoulGrand Central Stage