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August 28 - September 7, 2015


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  • 38 Special w/ Great Train Robbery sponsored by SS Vape
    August 22, 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Gates open at 6:30PM.

  • Grand Funk Railroad w/ Johnny Chill sponsored by SS Vape
    August 28, 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Gates open at 6:30PM.

  • Phil Vassar w/ Lyndsey Highlander
    August 30, 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Gates open at 6:30PM.

State Fair Park

  • Raging Bull Entertainment
    August 22 - September 1, 10:00AM-10:00PM

    Fri-Sun & Labor Day Monday: 10AM-10PM 

    Mon-Thur: Noon-10PM

  • Masters of the Chainsaw
    August 22 - September 1, 1:00PM-7:00PM

    Monday through Thursday @ 1PM, 3PM & 7PM or Friday through Sunday & Labor Day Monday @ 1PM, 3PM, 5PM & 7PM. Free with paid admission. Located in the State Fair Park.  A limited group of the nation's top professional chainsaw sculptors. Onlookers will observe an original and captivating high-energy performance.  Nearly every show will result with a carving being produced from start to finish. Public are invited to participate in live auctions Wednesday, August 27th and Monday, September 1st @ 4PM.

  • Karaoke
    August 22 - September 1, 2:30PM-4:30PM

    By Jerrett Lembach, Everyday except August 31

  • Legend & Surreal
    August 22, 6:00PM-10:00PM
  • Goat Mountain
    August 23, 10:00AM-10:00PM

    See goats in their natural habitat in the Maryland State Fair Park! 

  • Best Kept Secret
    August 23, 12:00PM-2:00PM

    Best Kept Secret

  • Dean Crawford & The Dunn's River Band and Richie Fields
    August 23, 6:00PM-10:00PM
  • Dance Explosion
    August 24, 12:00PM-1:00PM

    Featuring: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Pointe, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, and Mommy & Me

  • Josh Christina and Good Old Stuff & Billy Harrison & The Haywire Band
    August 24, 6:00PM-10:00PM
  • The Beach Bumz Band & Unity Reggae Band
    August 25, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    The Beach Bumz Band: The hottest "Beach Party" band on the East Coast!

  • The Rat Pack & Rob Fahey and The Pieces
    August 26, 6:00PM-10:00PM
  • Mark Bray & The Steel Soul Cowboys and Ronnie Wayne & The TideWater Band
    August 27, 6:00PM-10:00PM
  • Karaoke Contest
    August 28, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Cash Prize! 

  • Hectic Red & Crushing Day
    August 29, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Hectic Red: The Ultimate Classic Rock Band 

  • Earl Fisher & Bootleg Band
    August 30, 12:00PM-2:00PM
  • The Crawdaddies & Awaken
    August 30, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Maryland Lottery Day presents The Craw Daddies! 
    Awaken: Ultimate Classic Rock at its best!

  • Latino Celebration
    August 31, 12:00PM-3:00PM

    Music, Dancing, Food

  • Synful Pleasure & That's What She Said
    August 31, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    That's What She Said: Party your pants off!

  • United States Air Force Full Spectrum Band
    September 1, 12:00PM-2:00PM
  • Big Jack & Cold Gin
    September 1, 6:00PM-10:00PM

    Big Jack: An ACDC Tribute & Gold Gin: A Tribute to KISS

Free Entertainment

  • Birthing Center
    August 22 - September 1, 12:00AM

    Open Daily @ 10AM to 10PM Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located in the Cow Palace. 

  • Agricultural Fair Tours
    August 22 - September 1, 10:00AM-9:00PM

    Open daily @ 10 AM Last tour scheduled for 9 PM. Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located in the Cow Palace at the Birthing Center. 

  • U-Learn Farm
    August 22 - September 1, 11:00AM
  • Swifty Swine Racing Pigs
    August 22 - September 1, 12:30PM-8:00PM

    August 22 - September 1 @ 12:30 PM, 2:30PM, 4:30PM, 6:30PM & 8PM Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located at the South end of the Midway closest to the Farm & Garden building. Fairgoers will go hog wild when pig stars compete in the Swifty Swine Racing & Swimming Pig Show. Billed as "America's cleanest and fastest pig races, " the Swifty Swine Show is fast paced and action packed!

  • Live Thoroughbred Horseracing
    August 22 - September 1, 1:00PM-5:00PM

    Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located in the Grandstands. The Maryland State Fair is home to a 5/8th mile oval, which overlooks scenic York Road. Live simulcast racing begins, Friday, August 22nd through Sunday, August 24th and Friday, August 29th through Labor Day Monday, September 1st, 2014.  Post time is 1PM.

    Hightopps Grandstand Grille (located in the Racetrack Grandstands) will be Open from 11AM to 5PM during all racing days.

  • Miss Maryland Agriculture Contest
    August 22, 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Miss Maryland Agriculture, Friday, August 22, 7:00 p.m., in the Cow Palace Show Ring. 

  • Square Dancing
    August 23, 7:00PM-9:00PM

    Square Dancing by the Mason Dixon Square Dancers Federation, Inc.  Located in the South end of the Cow Palace from 7-9PM.

  • ROMA Sausage Eating Contest
    August 24, 12:00AM

    Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. 

  • Milk It Yourself
    August 24, 11:00AM-7:00PM
  • Bull Riding & Barrel Racing
    August 25, 7:00PM-8:00PM

    Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located in the Horse Show Ring. The cowboys will face the bulls, when professional bullriding returns for one night only! Just 25 professional International Bull Riders compete to ride some of the toughest bulls in the world of rodeo.  There will be Cowgirls Barrel Racing and more! See you there!

  • Arm Wrestling Competition
    August 30, 12:30PM-4:00PM

    Free with paid admission to the Maryland State Fair. Located in the Maryland Foods Pavilion.