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Due to scheduling conflicts, we are moving fair set-up day (including Ag Hall) to Monday, July 8th at 4:00 p.m. Please meet in the show arena at 4:00 p.m. for instructions. Please help spread the word and thanks for your flexibility!

Here is the fair poster with entertainment and 4-H events. 

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Perdue town hall, pep rally, exhibits highlight N150 celebrations at state fair
Aug 16 – Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair, Aug. 23 through Sept. 2 in Grand Island, will have several opportunities to celebrate the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 150-year legacy of improving the quality of life for Nebraska and beyond. Read more
Poll offers insight on rural Nebraskans’ views of immigration
Aug 14 – While rural Nebraskans have mixed opinions about the impact of immigration on rural Nebraska, those more likely to have lived alongside recent immigrants have more positive views, according to the 2019 Nebraska Rural Poll. Read more