INDIANA STATE FAIR SCHEDULE – August 7th
Indiana State Fair Foundation Day
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Here are some highlights at the Indiana State Fair today!
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
|WFYI PBS Kids Playdate||Join WFYI for “Back to School” day at the State Fair. Meet one of our favorite PBS KIDS characters, Nature Cat, and learn about nature, while you also enjoy family-friendly entertainment, and make fun crafts. Fair admission required.|
9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
|Livestock Nursery||Stop by to see mom & baby calves. You may even catch a new baby calf being born!|
|“Celebrating Indiana’s Bicentennial” Cupcake Bake-Off presented by Domino Sugar||Indiana Arts Building|
|11-1 p.m.||Gene Stratton Porter: Author, Naturalist, and Conservationist||DNR Building|
|11 a.m. and
|36th Annual Youth Talent Contest||Farm Bureau Building|
|Timberworks Lumberjack Show||Timberwork’s Lumberjack Show offers spectators a unique blend of logging history, world class competition, and plenty of hilarious comedy!|
|1 p.m. and 6 p.m.||Freestyle Moto X presented by Ride Safe Indiana||Coming back to the Hoosier Lottery Grandstand this year is the Freestyle Moto X presented by Ride Safe Indiana. This event is free and also runs August 8th at 2pm & 7pm.|
|2 p.m. – 3 p.m.||Make it with Wool Fashion Show||Come watch this fashion show featuring wool on the Indiana Arts Main Stage!|
|3 p.m. – 8 p.m.||Hispanic/Latino Music Festival||Presented by Honda, this festive and cultural affair returns once again to the Indiana State. Featuring Graciela Beltran, this is one Free Stage party you won’t want to miss.|
|7 p.m.||4-H Market Animal Grand Champion Drive||Watch the top-of-the-line 4-H dairy steers, market lambs, meat goat wethers, barrows, beef steers and their handlers show off their accomplishments in the Grand Champion Drive in the Indiana Farmer’s Coliseum.|
|8-9:30 p.m.||Blue Soul Band||This band makes music from the soul to touch the soul. Every time you hear them perform… it’s going to be a new experience at the WGU Main Street Stage.|
- Who: TK Hattery Farms; Troy and Janie Hattery; Kendel and Kandy Hattery
- Where: Peru, Indiana (Miami County)
- Hoosier Homestead Award: Centennial – 1904
- Fun Fact: Troy has dedicated his time serving on the Miami County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of directors for more than two decades.