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2021 Fair Information


Fair Gate Admission

Main Gate Opens @ 9:00 AM
  • Weeklong Adult Admission Armband: $20 (Come and go all week!)
  • Adult One Day Admission (Ages 12 and Older): $10
  • Youth One Day Admission (Ages 6-11): $5
  • Children Under 6: FREE
  • Active/Retired Military and Veterans: Free with Active/Retired Military ID Card, Veteran/VA Card, Driver's License labeled Veteran, DD214

**Must Have Stamp For Re-Entry
*** Admission AND Parking (On Sunday, July 11th from 9 AM to 10:30 AM): FREE
****General Admission does not include Carnival Rides

Note: Discount gate admission available at Mega CO-OP Holiday and Travel stop convenience stores (Find a store, and Family Fare Grocery Stores in Downtown Chippewa Falls and Lake Wissota


Parking Per Day: $5.00

Park All Week: $15.00

FREE PARKING is located at Chippewa Area Youth Hockey Arena (839 1st Ave) and adjacent Mason Companies Parking Lot (back lot)

Free Parking & Shuttle service

Wednesday & Thursday

4:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Friday & Saturday

4:00 PM – 12:30 AM

Shuttle pick up and drop off at Chippewa Area Youth Hockey Arena

Carnival Ride Wristband Discounts Now Available!

We’re excited to announce a new Northern Wisconsin State Fair and North American Midway bundle this year that includes a ride-all-day wristband (RAD Pack) AND fair gate admission (adult OR youth), for the low price of $28 (SAVINGS OF UP TO $12)!

We also are offering our annual ride-all-day wristband at the discount price of $24 (savings of $6), in addition to the all-new R-A-D pack. Both offers expire Tuesday, July 6 at Midnight so don't wait, get yours online today and SAVE!

*Convenience fees apply.

Best Deal For Admission

Enter your antiques, photos, flowers, woodwork, homebrew, etc in NWSF Competitive Exhibits (Online Entries) HERE!

Each Exhibitor receives 1 Weeklong Adult Admission Armband
PLUS Premiums (💲💲) for top placings in each Division, Class, and Lot!

2021 Fair Medallion

Want to WIN $100 Cash AND a FREE Fair T-Shirt!? It’s pretty simple, you just have to be the FIRST fairgoer to find our 2021 Fair Medallion! 🥇

Gates open at 9 am on Wednesday, July 7th, first to find it wins! A few quick tips: it will NOT be hidden in the camping area, parking lot, restrooms, food or vendor stands, OR fair office and we will hide it somewhere SAFE so no climbing structures/etc!

If you find it, bring it straight to the fair office for your prize! If no one finds it on Wed, July 7 we will post clues throughout the fair on Facebook until it is found. GOOD LUCK!

Kwik Trip Carload Days

Thursday (9 am - 4 pm), July 8:

Coupon available ONLY at participating Kwik Trip Stores

    • Kwik Trip coupon admits one carload (parking included)
    • No limit on the number of persons per vehicle
    • Must be an occupant inside the car
    • Busses, campers, shuttles are not cars
    • Coupons are not available at Fairgrounds Gates or Office

Note: Admission Return Stamp-Leaving for a few hours and want to return for the evening? No problem, with a return admission stamp. Inquire at any gate when you leave.

Fair Merchandise

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Want your own piece of the Northern Wisconsin State Fair!? We have t-shirts, sweatshirts, tank tops, posters, AND hats available for purchase. Just give us a call TODAY at 715-723-2861!

1956 Poster $13
1948 Poster $13
Tank Tops $15
T-Shirts $15
Hats $15
Sweatshirts $25

Leinenkugel MAIN STAGE Concert Area/Northwestern Bank Grandstand

Beat the box office line and BUY TICKETS HERE!!


VIP Experience: $150

Premium Reserve Seating: $20 - $50

Assigned Grandstand Seating: $20

Concert Times

Wednesday, July 7: Trace Adkins

(8:00 pm) Gates open at 7:00 pm

Thursday, July 8: Hairball

(8:00 pm) Gates open at 7:00 pm

FREE Grandstand

Friday, July 9: Lanco

(8:00 pm) Gates open at 7:00 pm

Saturday, July 10: Blue Oyster Cult & Grand Funk Railroad

(7:00 pm) Gates open at 6:00 pm

Sunday, July 11: CHURCH@theFair

Don Beebe guest (10:00 am)

Sunday, July 11: Kids From Wisconsin

(1:30 pm) Gates open at 12:30 pm

FREE Grandstand

Concert Tickets DO NOT Include Fair Gate Admission

Note: All concert tickets (except Kids From Wisconsin) increase $5.00/ticket day of show

Note: Limited reserve and grandstand seating

              • We reserve the right to limit all seating
              • For best available seats, select, purchase, and print your tickets (
              • Tickets are also available through the Fairgrounds Office
              • Tickets will not be mailed/processing fees will apply on all concert tickets purchased online
              • No refunds or exchanges for concert tickets unless concert is canceled

SAVE THE DATE: JULY 7-11, 2021!

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The Northern Wisconsin State Fair (July 7-11, 2021) and Northwestern Bank are thrilled to announce they will be donating a combined $2 per Northwestern Bank Grandstand ticket sold to the 2021 Leinenkugel’s Main Stage Entertainment to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Greater Chippewa Valley- Chippewa Falls Center.

Northwestern Bank Grandstand tickets are being sold for Trace Adkins, Wednesday, July 7th, LANCO for Friday, July 9th, and Grand Funk Railroad and Blue Öyster Cult for Saturday, July 10th. (Hairball Grandstand Seats are Free with Fair Admission)

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