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Fair-Tastic Friday!

Friday, September 1st - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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The Nebraska State Fair wants to provide an experience that is safe, fun, and  inclusive for all! Join us on Friday, September 1st from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. for Fair-Tastic Friday! Nebraska State fair is partnering with the Enable Savings Plan to provide a sensory-friendly environment for individuals of all ages with physical or developmental disabilities. This event will include a resource fair for parents and caretakes to discover resourceful organizations in the community along with sensory friendly activities in a private area for just those attending the event. The carnival will be operating with dimmed lights and low sounds from 1:00 P.M to 3:00 P.M. 

*Pre-registration has closed, but we welcome all to come out and enjoy the activities.

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

10:00 AM – 9:00 PM

11:00 AM

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

1:00 PM

Resource Fair featuring a variety of organizations and free activities

Low Sensory Room

Story Time with the Grand Island Public Library

Carnival with Dimmed Lights/Lowered Sound

Story Time with Grand Island Public Library

Heartland Events Center

Bosselman Conference Center – Room 5 – Enter on the Southeast Corner

Heartland Events Center

Wade Shows Midway

Heartland Events Center

Olivia Koenig

Nebraska State Fair
P.O. Box 1387
Grand Island, NE 68802

For more information call (308) 382-1685 or email

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