The following information applied to the 2017 fair. We'll update 2018 details in the spring and summer!

The State Fair's Family Fair at Baldwin Park, sponsored by Coca-Cola and Go RVing, (U17 on a State Fair map) includes the Alphabet Forest, Math On-A-Stick, the Great Big Sandbox (sponsored by Beech-Nut), a variety of free entertainment on stage all day, attractions, shopping and concessions for the whole family.

The Family Fair Stage, sponsored by Green Mill, also hosts the MSF County Fair Talent Contest semifinals nightly at 7 p.m. Aug. 24 - Sept. 1, and the County Fair Talent Contest Finals at 7 p.m. on Sept. 2.