The State Fair is back! Here’s what you need to know

WEST ALLIS, Wis. — People can attend the Wisconsin State Fair in-person starting today.

It runs from August 5-15 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., except for the final Sunday.

The event will take place in accordance with local health guidelines.

Fairgoers can expect cashless parking and admissions. Masks are recommended but not required. There will be no refills on drinks, no eating contests, no daily parade or activity parade. Officials say you will also find more sanitation stations and increased cleaning.

Tickets and vouchers for the 2020 Wisconsin State Fair will be honored at this year’s event.

This is the 170th year for the Wisconsin State Fair.

Click here for more information on this year’s schedule.