Free Entertainment

Free professional performances, included in our low-price gate admission!

TOUCHSTONE STAGE

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Aug 13-17

The Holy Rocka Rollaz

An authentic trip back to the ‘50s with the rock ‘n’ roll music of Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, Brenda Lee, Patsy Cline, Eddie Cochran, Bill Haley & The Comets.

Holy Rocka Rollaz

Aug 13-18

C. Willi Myles – America’s Everyday Comedian

C Willis Myles combines his quick wit and great sense of humor to deliver an audience-driving interactive performance that will keep you laughing.

C Willi Myles

Aug. 18–22

Hotel California “A Salute To The Eagles”

For more than two decades, HOTEL CALIFORNIA has touched the hearts of fans all over the world, by faithfully and accurately reproducing the Grammy award winning sounds of the Eagles.

Hotel California

Aug 20-22

Comedian Scott Novotny

Armed with only great comedy material, a wonderful sense of timing, and some physical comedy, it is sure to make you laugh.

Comedian Scott Novotny

KIDS ZONE

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Aug 13-23

Mama Lou: American Strong Woman

This show features amazing feats of strength, comedy, and a strong feel good message.

Mama Lou: American Strong Woman

Aug 13-23

Chicago Honey Bear Dancers

KIDS DANCE JAMS is a high-energy variety song & dance show for kids of all ages!

Chicago Honey Bear Dancers

Aug 13-16

Ronald McDonald

Kids love to be happy and to have lots of fun – who better than Ronald McDonald himself to make that happen! Using magic, music and comedy, Ronald makes learning fun for kids of all ages!

Ronald McDonald

DITZFELD STAGE

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Aug 13-23

Scott’s Magic Show

This show features an ever popular mix of magic, comedy, audience participation & family fun. With its’ own battery powered music, light, and sound system… “It’s a Production on Wheels”

Scott’s Magic Show

Aug 13-16

Kordal Kombat

This young barbershop quartet delivers a fun, high-energy performance that comes with a variety of great music and lots of laughs for all ages.

Kordal Kombat

Aug. 13, 16, 23

The Baker Family Band

The Baker Family made their Missouri State Fair debut at Bluegrass Day in 2012. Trustin (16), Carina (13), Elijah (11) and Mother, Carrie, have been winning fans and awards across the country.

The Baker Family Band

Aug 17-22

Blend – A Cappella 50’s at its Best!

This A cappella quartet brings back the fun loving memories of the 50’s and 60’s with a twist of fun.

Blend – A Cappella 50’s at its Best!

GROUNDS AND STROLLING

Aug 13-23

Amazing Rainforest Experience

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The Amazing Rainforest Experience provides not only a show but an ongoing display, featuring a unique collection of 20 different species.

Amazing Rainforest Experience

Aug 13-23

The Amazing Anastasini Circus

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Since 1877, Anastasinis have been delighting audiences all over the globe. Comedy, juggling, thrill acts and more – it’s a Big Top Spectacular you won’t want to miss!

The Amazing Anastasini Circus

Aug 13-23

Hedrick’s Educational Petting Zoo

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An interactive presentation of global animal education and agriculture that will enrich your Fair experience!
See – animals move and interact
Hear – sounds animals make
Taste – feed the animals and watch them eat
Touch – feel the animals’ coats

Hedrick’s Educational Petting Zoo

Aug 13-23

Hedrick’s Racing Pigs Show

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A knee-slapping, smile inducing, American family tradition! Entertainment for the whole family!

Hedrick’s Racing Pigs Show

Aug 13-23

Professor Farquar & Polecat Annie

Professor B. T. Farquar sets entertainment back more than a century, to the days of the old-time medicine show. Professor peddles no elixirs or patent pills, instead he dispenses copious amounts of laughter – the best medicine of all! Polecat Annie roams through the countryside, pulling an antique farm wagon full of archaic artifacts telling tales.

Professor Farquar and Polecat Annie

Aug 13-23

Children’s Barnyard

Get an up close look at Missouri agriculture in the Children’s Barnyard.
Animal feed provided by Kent Feed, Inc.

Children’s Barnyard

Aug 13-23

Family Fun Center

Childrens Trust Fund
Hands-on interactive play for kids ages 2-10. Baby feeding and changing area available.
Hours:
Aug 13-22: 9 am – 9 pm
Aug 23: 9 am – 6 pm

Family Fun Center