AUGUST 16-26, 2018 • LOUISVILLE, KY
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Press Releases

08/30/17 Kentucky State Fair Crowds Climb to 609,555
08/25/17 State Fair Sale of Champions Raises $102,800 for 4-H and FFA Youth
08/25/17 Calling All Fairgoers: Last Weekend to Hit the Kentucky State Fair
08/23/17 2017 Best in Kentucky Awards - Announced Live at Kentucky State Fair
08/20/17 Feel the Louisville Love: FAIRenheit at the Kentucky State Fair
08/19/17 Kentucky State Fair Salutes the Military
08/18/17 Largest Pumpkin and Largest Watermelon Break Kentucky State Fair Records
08/16/17 Opening Day Festivities Kick off 113th Kentucky State Fair
08/14/17 Last Chance to Save with Advance Discount Tickets: Kentucky State Fair Admission and Parking
08/10/17 Nine Ways to Save at the Kentucky State Fair
08/04/17 What’s New at the 2017 Kentucky State Fair
08/03/17 Kentucky State Fair Hiring Begins
08/01/17 Kentucky State Fair Introduces Express Lanes
07/12/17 Kentucky State Fair: Advance Tickets on Sale Now
07/05/17 Kentucky State Fair Launches New Free App
06/22/17 Wanted: Blue Ribbon Winners for Kentucky State Fair
06/14/17 World’s Championship Horse Show Returns to Freedom Hall - Tickets Go on Sale June 21
05/18/17 Kentucky State Fair: Uniquely Kentucky. Uniquely Fun
05/16/17 Check out Kentucky State Fair’s Lineup for Free Turf Concert Series
03/27/17 Iconic Bands Headline the Kentucky State Fair Main Stage Concert Series
03/22/17 New Logo, New Look for the Kentucky State Fair
09/01/16 Kentucky State Fair Attracts Large Crowds
08/26/16 Kentucky State Fair Closing Concert – Good Seats Available
08/25/16 The Kentucky State Fair Honors Youth at the 2016 4-H and FFA Sale of Champions
08/19/16 12-Year-Old Wins Largest Pumpkin Contest and Largest Watermelon Goes to Reigning Champion
08/19/16 Largest Watermelon Winner Photograph
CUTLINE: Frank Mudd of Flaherty, Kentucky wins the Largest Watermelon Contest for the third year in a row with his 137 pound melon.
08/19/16 Largest Pumpkin Winner Photograph
CUTLINE: 12-year-old Maxwell Daley of Grayson County, Kentucky wins the seventh annual Largest Pumpkin Contest with his 582.5 pound pumpkin.
08/18/16 Kentucky State Fair Highlights August 19
08/17/16 Opening Day Festivities Kick Off the 112th Kentucky State Fair
08/15/16 Don’t Miss Your Chance for Discount Tickets Kentucky State Fair
08/10/16 Kentucky State Fair Judging Begins this Weekend
08/05/16 Kentucky State Fair Starts Hiring Monday, August 8
07/11/16 Kentucky State Fair Advanced Discount Tickets on Sale Now
06/28/16 Blue Ribbon Winners Wanted for the Kentucky State Fair Media Advisory
06/27/16 World’s Championship Horse Show Returns to Freedom Hall
06/07/16 11 Nights and 23 Bands Kentucky State Fair Releases Lineup for Free Turf Concert Series
06/07/16 Blue Ribbon Winners Wanted for the Kentucky State Fair
04/30/16 Comedian Jeff Dunham Takes the Stage at the Kentucky State Fair
04/25/16 Reba McEntire to Perform at Kentucky State Fair with Special Guest Parmalee
03/11/16 Chris Young and Brett Eldredge with Special Guest Chris Lane Perform Country Hits at the Kentucky State Fair
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