Wisconsin State Fair Tickets
Wisconsin State Fair has been drawing large crowds since its inception in 1851. This eleven day annual event provides its attendees with full on entertainment including national and international bands, a vast range of food items along with several rides. Agricultural exhibits are also an integral part of the fair.
Moreover fair competitions and contests are among other attractions the Wisconsin State Fair has to offer. These feature open and junior class livestock shows, textiles, crafts, culinary, cheese and butter contest, professional wine contest, jalapeno eating contest, dog diving and young people’s art exhibit being just a few among many popular attractions. Held at the Wisconsin State Fair Park in West Allis, this event recently witnessed a record breaking attendance as more than one million people attended the fair, marking the largest crowd since 1969. To have your share of entertainment make sure to grab Wisconsin State Fair tickets.
The inaugural event was held in Janesville and was attended by 13000 to 18000 people marking one of the biggest events in the history of Wisconsin. The event took place on a six acre plot and was sponsored by the Agricultural Society. The second event was hosted in Milwaukee the following year. The fair keeps making additions every now and then to keep the crowds coming. Likewise in 1969 fire engine demonstrations came to people’s attention. In 21010 Comet 2 was introduced bringing into the picture a forty foot roller coaster. Moreover in 2012 the Wisconsin State Fair came up with Spin City consisting of over fifty rides such as the Sizzler, the Stratosphere, Gondola Wheel, Monster Truck, the Freak Out, Sky Flyer etc.
In the past the fair moved from one city to another including Janesville, Fond du Lac, Watertown, Madison and Milwaukee. It was in 1892 that it chose its current and permanent location. At present several new attractions have been added that include Wild About Monkeys, The Great American Duck Race, White Tiger Discovery, Sporkies, Darden Walk and Herb Kohl’s Milk House. So purchase Wisconsin State Fair tickets to entertain yourselves to the fullest.