The Wisconsin State Fair was named “2015 Fair of the Year” at the 45th Annual International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA) Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
This was the first time the Wisconsin State Fair had been nominated.
The top attended concerts held at the Main Stage, presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, during the 2015 fair included Boston, Jason Derulo, Lee Brice with Chris Young and Casting Crowns. The fair also featured Nik Wallenda, “King of the High Wire,” who completed his longest walk ever, high above the Milwaukee Mile Speedway.
The 2015 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular, took place from Aug. 6 to 16, and welcomed 1,033,053 visitors. The 2016 event is scheduled for Aug. 4 to 14.