Kentucky State Fair

Kentucky State Fair Attendance Exceeds 600,000

Aug 31, 2017

The Kentucky State Fair drew more than 609,000 visitors during an 11-day run, exceeding last year's attendance by more than 44,000.

Kentucky State Fair Draws 564,000 In 11-Day Run

Sep 2, 2016

Officials say this year's Kentucky State Fair drew 564,937 people during its 11-day run in Louisville.

Record Bid Placed For Ky. Grand Champion Ham

Aug 21, 2014
Kentucky Farm Bureau

A nearly 16-pound ham sold for $2 million on Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair.

Ky. State Fair Attendance Down Slightly from 2011

Aug 29, 2012

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Kentucky State Fair Board officials say attendance at this year's state fair reached 599,854, narrowly missing the 600,000 mark it's passed the last three years.

Prize Ham Brings $300,000 At Farm Bureau Auction

Aug 23, 2012
Scott Hams

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A Louisville physician has offered the winning bid of $300,000 for a prize ham at a Kentucky Farm Bureau charity event in Louisville.