Wisconsin Valley Fair

August 1-6, 2017

One of Wisconsin's largest county fairs with daily entertainment, animals, exhibits, and delicious fair food!

F air Events

Tyler Farr

Date: August 5, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm

Cost: $20 for reserved seat (limited to 1000 seats) or  Free With Admission to the Fair

Tyler's Unique background, from avid small-town outdoors-man, to classically trained vocalist, makes him one of the most compelling young singers in contemporary country.  His life experiences and and outlook have let him enjoy the ride.    From the release of "Whiskey in My Water" to his new album set to release April 28th, Tyler has kept it real!



Gin Blossoms

Date: August 6, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm

Cost: $20 for reserved seat (limited to 1000 seats) or  Free With Admission to the Fair


For more than two decades, Gin Blossoms have defined the sound of jangle pop. From their late 80s start as Arizona’s top indie rock outfit, the Tempe-based combo has drawn critical applause and massive popular success for their trademark brand of chiming guitars, introspective lyricism, and irresistible melodies. Gin Blossoms soon unfurled a chain of crossover favorites spanning five different formats, from “Hey Jealousy” and “Until I Fall Away” to “Follow You Down” and the GRAMMY®-nominated “As Long As It Matters,” earning the band sales in excess of 10 million in the US alone. 



Mark Chesnutt

Date: August 8, 2015

Time: 7:30 pm

Cost: $20 for reserved seat (limited to 1000 seats) or  Free With Admission to the Fair

MARK CHESNUTT carrying the torch in the footsteps of George Jones and Waylon Jennings, Chenutt Plays nearly 100 dates a year.  He has four platinum albums, 5 Gold albums, 14 No. 1 Singles, and 23 top 10 singles to his name, including "Your Love is a Miracle," and "It's a Little Too Late.".  His trademarked voice has shaped the music of today's country newcomers and the new country music generation.  



Fair Dates

August 2-7, 2016

Fair Hours

Tuesday 4 pm-11 pm
Wednesday-Saturday 9:00 am-11 pm
Sunday 9:00 am-9:00 pm


Concerts-7:30 pm, August 2-7

Reserved seats $25.00 (does not include fair admission)
General Admission FREE with fair admission

Season Admission

June 1-August 1 $22.00
After August 1 $25.00

Daily Admission

Before Noon (11 years+) $6.00
After Noon (11 Years+) $9.00
Age 10 and under  Free


Season Parking (June 1-August 7) 18.00
Daily Parking $6.00

Senior Citizen Discount day Friday: $7 after Noon

Policies: The following items are prohibited on the fairgrounds: alcohol, weapons, bicycles, skateboards, inline skates, roller skates, motorized vehicles and pets. Backpacks and bags are subject to search.

Refunds: WILL NOT be issued for any reason

Pets: Please leave your pets at home.  Only service dogs and animals entered into exhibits are allowed on the Fairgrounds



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Vendor Information

The Wisconsin Valley Fair is a six-day event in Wausau, WI. We are one of the largest county fairs in Wisconsin with average attendance of approximately 150,000 people. We feature free nightly stage entertainment on Tuesday-Saturday with paid admission onto the fairgrounds. Sunday we have a Draft Horse show and Demolition Derby.

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