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Tickets On Sale Now for Horizon League Basketball Championships

July 18, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Tickets for the Horizon League Basketball Championships in Indianapolis are on sale now at HorizonLeague.com, the Indiana Farmers Coliseum box office, or by calling the Indiana Farmers Coliseum Box Office at 317-927-7601.

Tickets for the semifinals and championship games start at just $10. Fans that purchase a ticket prior to September 30 will receive $5 off. Eight teams – four men and four women – will look to advance to Indianapolis and #ReachTheHorizon March 9-10 at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum located at the Indiana State Fairground & Event Center.

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Big Top Circus Returns to the 2019 Indiana State Fair

July 17, 2019, INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, circus lovers from around the world! The Indiana State Fair announces the return of Big Top Circus presented by BEE Window. In addition to savory fair food, Free Stage concerts and Midway rides, 2019 fairgoers can expect an impressive circus lineup featuring acrobats, clowns, and trapeze artists performing daring acts. What’s more, the Big Top Circus presented by BEE Window is FREE with paid Indiana State Fair admission.

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Tickets On Sale July 18 for Horizon League Basketball Championships

July 16, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Tickets for the Horizon League Basketball Championships in Indianapolis will go on sale on July 18 at 10 a.m. ET/9 a.m. CT. Tickets for the semifinals and championships will be available for purchase at HorizonLeague.com, the Indiana Farmers Coliseum box office, or by calling the Indiana Farmers Coliseum Box Office at 317-927-7601.

Tickets for the semifinals and championship games start at just $10. Fans that purchase a ticket prior to September 30 will receive $5 off. Eight teams – four men and four women – will look to advance to Indianapolis and #ReachTheHorizon March 9-10 at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum located at the Indiana State Fairground & Event Center.

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Indiana State Fair Announces the Grand Champion Brewery at 21ST Indiana Brewers’ Cup

July 13, 2019, INDIANAPOLIS, IN- The 21st annual Indiana Brewers’ Cup presented by Society Insurance, the Indiana State Fair’s Craft Beer Competition, was held at the Indiana Farmer’s Coliseum on July 13th. After a weekend full of tasting and judging, in the professional division, Flix Brewhouse, Carmel, IN, was named both Grand Champion Brewery and Indiana Brewery of the year.

Andrew Korty, Indianapolis, IN, championed the homebrew division and earned the title of Indiana Homebrewer of the Year. This is the first time that any of these winners have taken the top spot in the competition.

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Indiana State Fair Wine and Spirits “Toast of the Fair” Competition Returns

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, July 10, 2019 – Among many new and exciting events, the 2019 Indiana State Fair will offer the return of Indiana State Wine & Spirits “Toast of the Fair” competition presented by Indiana Grown.

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Horizon League Unveils Logo and Hashtag for Basketball Championships

July 8, 2019 INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The Horizon League has unveiled its logo and official hashtag – #ReachTheHorizon – for the 2020 Horizon League Basketball Championships. The 2020 championships will mark the first year that the Horizon League Basketball Championships will take place in Indianapolis at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum located at the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center.

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2019 Indiana State Fair Is Accepting Requests for Media Credentials

July 1, 2019, Indianapolis, Indiana- Applications for media credentials are now open to personnel currently working in print, online or broadcast news media producing original content for the purpose of reporting on the 2019 Indiana State Fair, August 2-18 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center, 1202 E. 38th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46205. To access the Indiana State Fair Media Credential request form, please visit www.IndianaStateFairNews.com or click on the following link: Indiana State Fair – Media Application Link

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Music for All Indiana State Fair Band Day Presented by Music Travel Consultants Moves to Opening Day; New Band Day Coordinator Announced

June 27, 2019, Indianapolis, IN –The Indiana State Fair announces its 73rd annual Music for All Indiana State Fair Band Day presented by Music Travel Consultants will move to opening day (Friday, August 2) at the 2019 Indiana State Fair, held August 2 -18 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center.

After countless hours of practice and planning, 40 bands from across the state will converge on the Hoosier Lottery Grandstand to compete in A, AA, and AAA classes, as well as for the honor of being named “Indiana’s Best Band”.

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Indiana State Fair “Taste of the Fair” to Feature New Fair Foods

INDIANAPOLIS, IN,  June 26, 2019 – Livestock shows are a tradition, the Midway offers fun for all ages, and our Heroes in the Heartland are sure to entertain and inspire. But, indulging in fair food is an absolute must visiting the Great Indiana State Fair. And, once again, with new, wacky recipes and culinary creations this year won’t disappoint.

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2019 Indiana State Fair Competition Entry Fast Approaching

June 20, 2019, Indianapolis, IN – With more than 8,200 blue ribbons and cash prizes to be awarded, individuals interested in competing at the 2019 Indiana State Fair, August 2-18, should register by July 1st at 11:59 p.m., as entry fees will increase at midnight.

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