Michigan State Fair

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Event Details

Date(s) - 09/02/2019
Cost: $8/Adult, $6/Child Fair Admission or $30 for Ultimate Wristband which also includes unlimited rides and the circus


Suburban Collection Showplace
Region: Novi
46100 Grand River Ave, Novi

Event Description

Michigan State Fair Activities include:

  • Midway Rides & Tiny Totville
  • Endless Chocolate Milk – Visit the Milking Cow Exhibit and get a coupon for a $1 half-pint of chocolate milk and a wristband. Come back all day for free refills with your wristband.
  • Butter Cow
  • Agriculture
  • Beginning of Life
  • Contests 
    • Face the Cookie
    • Marshmallow Skyscraper
    • That’s a Wrap
    • Unthaw a Frozen t-shirt
    • Donut on a String Eating
    • Hot Dog Eating
    • Bubblegum Bubble Blowing
    • Hula Hoop
    • Milk Mustache
    • Ice Cream Eating
    • Corn on the Cob Eating
    • Mother/Daughter or Father/Son Look Alike
    • Carrot Drop
    • Oreo Stacking
    • Watermelon Seed Spitting
    • Pasta Eating
    • Pie Eating
    • Twins, Triplets, Oh My!
  • Dog Performance
  • Equestrian Pavilion
  • Farmers Market
  • Home Arts
  • Literature Day – Thursday, August 30
  • Live Music
  • Livestock
  • Mega Jam
  • Racing Pigs
  • Shopping
  • Livestock Exhibits – 10a-5p daily
  • Shrine Circus Performances
    • Daily at Noon, 2:30p, 5p, 7:30p (no 7:30p show on Monday)

Michigan State Fair Tickets

  • Fair Only Admission – No rides or circus
    • $8/adult
    • $6/child
  • Ultimate Wristband – Includes Fair, Unlimited Carnival Rides, and Circus Performances
    • $30 for all ages
  • Carnival Rides (add-on with Fair Only Admission) – Upgrade your fair only admission to include unlimited carnival rides and the circus for $23. Or purchase tickets for $1.25/each or 18 tickets for $20.
  • Circus (add-on with Fair Only Admission) – $17

Michigan State Fair Discounts:

  • Thursday –
    • Canned Food Drive – Bring 3 non-perishable food items to donate at the gate to Gleaners Community Food Bank for $5 off of a full-price Ultimate Wristband.
    • Senior Day – Must pre-register – Free Fair Only admission
    • Veterans, Active Military, Scouts, & 4H Day – Free Fair Only Admission
      • Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts (all levels) in uniform will receive free admission
      • Veterans & Active Military – must show ID or proof of status
      • 4-H – Show ID or proof of 4-H membership
      • Upgrade to an Ultimate Wristband for $23

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