The Central States Fair opens for a nine-day run starting Friday.
It is expected to attract up to 150,000 people during the event. Around 125 vendors will be on the midway with food, hot tubs and more.
There is also a full venue of live music, rodeos, carnival rides and crafts.
Grandstand entertainment this year includes Justin Moore with Little Texas, Hairball with Here Come the Mummies, Chris Cagle with Diamond Rio and Joe Diffie, and Smash Mouth with Finger Eleven.
General admission grandstand passes cost $75 with premier passes available for $100 and VIP passes at $175. Passes are available at Family Thrift Center, First National Bank, Don's Valley Market and the Central States Fair office. VIP passes and individual tickets are only available at the central office.
For more information, visit centralstatesfair.com