Michigan State Fair

(credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Labor Day Is The Last Day For Summer Fun At Michigan State Fair

Managing Member Blair Bowman said that the a la cart admission pricing has made the festival bigger and better than ever, along with it being more affordable.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2014

Michigan State Fair Returns To Novi This Weekend

Looking for something to do over Labor Day weekend? Round up the family and head to the Michigan State Fair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2013

Michigan State Fair Returns For Labor Day Weekend 2013

Organizers announced earlier this week that the “new” Michigan State Fair, presented by Fifth Third Bank, will be held Labor Day weekend, Aug. 30th through Sept. 2 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Discount Tickets Now On Sale For Great Lakes State Fair

Online discount tickets are now on sale for the Great Lakes State Fair, which will take place Aug. 31 through Sept. 3 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2012

Group: Bring The Michigan State Fair Back To Detroit

The State Fairgrounds Development Coalition hand-delivered a letter to Gov. Rick Snyder outlining things they’d like to see at the state fair grounds as the state considers development for the 8 Mile/Woodward Ave. site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2012

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Revamped State Fair Returns To Metro Detroit

This Labor Day weekend, Michigan’s state fair will return to Metro Detroit for the first time since its subsidy was cut from state funding in 2009..

CBS Detroit–05/30/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder signs fair grounds bills into law (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Snyder Signs Laws To Redevelop State Fairgrounds

Governor Rick Snyder today cleared the way for the development of the State Fairgrounds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2012

A 2011 aerial view of the Michigan State Fairgrounds, (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Mich. State Fairgrounds Doubling As New Car Lot

About 4,000 new Chrysler vehicles — mostly Ram pick-up trucks — are parked under guard at the fairgrounds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2011

(credit: greatlakesagriculturalfair.com)

Plans Unveiled For State-Fair Replacement

The Michigan State Fair is returning — under a different name, and at a different location.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011