Friday, August 18 - First Responder Day

Friday, August 18, 2023

Welcome to the weekend!  Today all police officers, firefighters, EMTs and Healthcare Workers who show their badge at the gate will be admitted to the Illinois State Fair for FREE.  Also, look for special offers and discounts from various food vendors while you enjoying your day on at the fair!


  • Sheep, Swine & Cattle Shows
  • Cupcake Contest
  • Drone Racing Competition


 Grandstand Events for Friday, August 18th, 2023

 Events At The Arena

 Daily Events