The Kentucky State Fair, August 14-24, has a great way for you and your students to kick-off the 2014-15 school year. The KSF Education Program is presenting the following thematic exhibitions: Kentucky Pioneer Homestead, War of 1812 Bicentennial and Civil War Sesquicentennial and the return of Discovery Farm sponsored by Kentucky Pork Producers.

A full schedule of activities, student worksheets and post-tour lesson plans are planned to complement Kentucky’s academic standards. As students and teachers experience “the ultimate field trip,” they will no doubt be surprised by what they learn on this fun adventure at the Kentucky State Fair. For additional information, please visit our website at

A special discounted admission is available to school groups booked and confirmed in advance. The admission is $2 per student, teacher or chaperone accompanying your group. You can book your field trip online at (click on Education and then Field Trip Program) or download a booking form and fax or mail it in. If you are interested in scheduling a field trip to the Fair, please fill out a booking form and get it to us by August 1.

For more information, or if you have questions, please contact the KSF Education Program by phone at (502) 367-5201 or via e-mail at