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Kalamazoo County Youth Fair


Daily Activities

West Michigan Lego Train Club display in Main Expo
LEGO Brick Play Area
Antique Tractor Displays
Pony Rides


The Final Clue Escape Rooms:
Do you have what it takes to escape in 10 minutes?
We dare you to try!
TWO live Escape Room tents
5pm-9pm each night in the Main Expo
Free with Fair Admission!



Special Theme Day Activities and Free Giveaways

Tuesday, 8/8: Science Palooza! Day

Free Bug Jars for Kids (while supplies last)

Air Zoo – Sub Zero Science Show:
11am & 3pm

Mad Science – Fire & Ice Show:
1pm, 2pm & 5pm

Drone Racing/Demo from 4-6pm

Kalamazoo Area Math & Science Center:
Presentations at 4pm & 6pm

Wednesday, 8/9: Fairytale Day


Free Books for Kids (while supplies last)

Once Upon a Prince & Princess Show:
12pm, 1pm, 3pm & 4pm

Magician – Alan Kazam:
2pm, 5pm & 7pm

Thursday, 8/10: Animal Adventure Day

Free Stuffed Animal for Kids (while supplies last)

Kalamazoo Nature Center – Once Upon a Raptor:
11am & 1pm

Marks Arc Animal Show:
4pm, 5pm, & 7pm

Kalamazoo Balloon Fest with activities & prizes from 8-9pm

Zoetis Animal Presentations:
Huskies at 10am
Veterinarian at 2pm

Friday, 8/11: Kalamazoo Day

Free Kazoos for Kids (while supplies last)

Made in Kalamazoo Displays:
See some Checker vehicles and other cool displays of things
made in Kalamazoo! And check out local youth performing on
the Kids Expo Stage.

Quinn School of Irish Dance at 4pm
Trinity Prep Dance at 5pm
Southside Dojo at 6pm


Saturday, 8/12: Farm & Garden Day

Free Farm Animal Rubber Duck for Kids (while supplies last)

Tomato Taste-Off from 9am-12pm
Do you grow tomatoes? Enter them in the tomato taste-off
and win a prize! Tomato categories include:
Heirlooms (any color), Slicers (large hybrids), Cherry, Paste/Roma
People's Choice Award categories include:
Best Tasting Tomatoes, Largest Tomato, Tomato with Most Personality,
and Fresh from the Garden Baskets

Tomato Taste-Off Information Flyer
Tomato Taste-Off Entry Rules

Master Gardeners Presentation at 12pm

Milk Drinking Contest from 1-2pm on the Barn Mall

Great Lake Bee Supply at 4pm

Thunderbirds RC Club Demo from 6-8pm


Kalamazoo Music Stage

Get something to eat from one of our food vendors and sit down to enjoy it while listening to live music!

Nightly from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Tuesday 8/8

Big Boss Band


Wednesday, 8/9

Lexi Adams

Thursday, 8/10

Eric Chesser

Country Artist

Friday, 8/11

Double Strung

Country & Bluegrass

Saturday, 8/12, 11:45am-1:45pm

Plain Jayne


Saturday, 8/12, 2:45pm-5pm



Saturday, 8/12, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Break 30 Band



For more information about the Kalamazoo County Youth Fair,
please call 269-383-8778 or email