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Bret Michaels Just Added to the 2017 Indiana State Fair Concert Lineup

Legendary Rocker and Television Personality Just Added to Recently Announced List of Shows

Indianapolis, IN – Today the Indiana State Fair announced the addition of Bret Michaels to its 2017 lineup set to take place at the Chevrolet Silverado Free Stage. The 2017 Indiana State Fair is August 4-20, and each night of the fair features a concert that is free with paid fair admission.

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Indiana State Fair Announces Third Wave of Concerts To Be Part of the 2017 Indiana State Fair

Wildly Popular Mummies, multiple Festivals featuring Gospel, Hispanic, Contemporary Christian
music, A day highlighting Hoosier musicians, and tribute to one of Rock’s most legendary bands all
part of third round of concert lineup announcements

Indianapolis, IN – Today details were announced for six more concert events that will be part of the
Chevrolet Silverado Free Stage lineup at the 2017 Indiana State Fair, which will take place August 4-
20. Each night of the fair features a concert that is free with paid fair admission.

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NEW Subaru Skyride Attraction To Debut At 2017 Indiana State Fair

INDIANAPOLIS – Visitors to this year’s Indiana State Fair will get the chance to see the sights from high above the fairgrounds with the addition of the NEW Subaru Skyride.

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$55.6 Million at Dana Mecum’s 30th Original Spring Classic

Mecum Auctions made history May 16-20 as 1,665 classic and collector cars from 37 states crossed the auction block for the company’s 30th anniversary auction. With 1,208 vehicles hammering sold for an excellent 73-percent sell-through rate, the auction was deemed a smashing success and became the highest-grossing Original Spring Classic auction in the event’s 30-year history as overall sales totals reached more than $55.6 million.

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Seventeen Featured Farmers Announced for 2017 Indiana State Fair Dow AgroSciences Presents Popular Program for Third Year

INDIANAPOLIS (May 18, 2017)— In line with this year’s Indiana State Fair theme, “Wonderful World of Food,” the Indiana State Fair and Dow AgroSciences are celebrating the farmers who grow food enjoyed by Hoosier families. One Featured Farm family will be highlighted on each of the 17 days of this year’s Fair which runs August 4-20.

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Fairgoers to Celebrate ‘Wonderful World of Food’ at the 2017 Indiana State Fair

INDIANAPOLIS –Indiana State Fair patrons may want to bring much bigger appetites to the annual event this summer after Fair officials today announced its 2017 theme, the “Wonderful World of Food.”

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2017 Miss Indiana State Fair Queen Crowned Out of Vanderburgh County

INDIANAPOLIS- Miss Vanderburgh County, Becca Lax was crowned the 59th Indiana State Fair Queen. Miss Indiana State Fair 2017 was selected over 86 other contestants after three days of judging. The Indiana State Fair Queen plays a key role in promoting the Indiana State Fair by traveling nearly 6,500 miles during June and July to approximately 45 counties in preparation for the Indiana State Fair, August 4-20, 2017

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Fun Happens Here. All Year. Fall Events Bring Variety to Fairgrounds

Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center

The Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center has a fall entertainment season jammed packed with shows and events for the entire family. From Safe Night Halloween, the start of the Indy Fuel season, to Christmas Gift & Hobby Show and the Junior League Holiday Mart, the entire grounds will have an event to offer.

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Public Ice Skating Update

This year the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center Public Ice Skating will be operated by our partners, Indiana Ice Arenas, LLC affiliate of Indy Fuel Hockey. Moving forward, Indiana Ice Arenas will oversee all staffing and programming for ice-related activities within the 29,000 sq. foot facility, which is used year-round, including pricing.

The 2016-2017 season will bring a few changes to public skaters but we are happy to welcome another season of ice skating fun on the grounds.

Learn more about the changes here: http://www.indyfueltank.com/popweaveryouthpavilion

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2016 Indiana State Fair Ends with Sunshine and Record Final Day Attendance

INDIANAPOLIS—The 2016 Indiana State Fair drew to a close today with a return to “Fair Weather” and the crowds that followed. Proof that good weather brings Hoosiers to the Fair.  On the last day of the Fair a new final Sunday attendance record for the 17-day Fair was set with 83,148 fairgoers through the gates.

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