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Opening day at Indiana State Fair



Indianapolis, Indiana – From July 29 to August 21, the Indiana State Fairgrounds will celebrate this year’s fair theme: Fun at the Speed of Summer.

Features exclusive to this year include a Batmobile display and a Model T rapid assembly line in front of the Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

Here are some more fast facts of the Indiana State Fair:

Open Friday, July 29 – Friday, August 21 (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays)

Admission ticket cost at the gate: $14

Kids 5 and under are FREE

$3 Thursdays: Tickets, Midway rides, and food options are $3 on Thursdays.

State Fair parking: $10

Hoosier Lottery Free Stage performers include Pat Benatar, Travis Tritt, Kansas, and Chaka Khan.

New foods at the fair this year include pickle pizza, a state fair charcuterie board, and peach shake-ups.