The Birthing Pavilion at Nebraska State Fair is one of the most unique and well attended education attractions at the fair each year. Tractor Supply Company, based in Tennessee with 25 stores across Nebraska, is a leader in animal health nationwide. Today, the two announced Tractor Supply Co. will be the new title sponsor of the Tractor Supply Birthing Pavilion.
“Kids of all ages are always excited to see the newborn animals at the fair,” said Frank Remillard, Regional Vice President at Tractor Supply. “We are happy to sponsor the birthing pavilion at this year’s Nebraska State Fair and hope this event will inspire all fair goers to continue to live ‘Life Out Here.’”
State Fair Executive Director Jaime Parr. “Thousands of people line up to get a glimpse of what is happening in the Birthing Pavilion each year. With Tractor Supply’s sponsorship, we will be able to expand our use of technology in the space and help more people get a live look at the miracle of life happening daily at State Fair.”
The agreement begins with the 2023 fair and includes video and audio upgrades, enhanced live streaming with additional cameras in the Tractor Supply Birthing Pavilion, and other promotional support and benefits between the two organizations.
Two new and unique programs launching this year in the Tractor Supply Birthing Pavilion are the Before and After-Hours experiences. Registered guests will take a private tour of the Pavilion, get in depth personal answers from the veterinarians on animal health, and maybe even learn a new process or two to take back to the farm or ranch. Birthing Pavilion Before Hours is at 8:00am on August 27 and September 2nd. The Birthing Pavilion After Hours is at 9:00pm on August 26 and September 1. These sessions are limited to 30 registered attendees.
With the theme “Whatever Your Flavor, “Nebraska State Fair is August 25 through Labor Day in Grand Island. State Fair is open every day at 8:00am. More information, gate admission tickets and all special event, concert and dirt competitions are available at StateFair.org.