Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation
   217-725-8047 
P.O. Box 8718  Springfield, IL  62791
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The Foundation was created on October 11, 2006, exactly 153 years from the first day of the first Illinois State Fair held in Springfield. The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, and is guided by a volunteer Board of Directors. 

The Illinois State Fair Museum is located in Springfield, Illinois on the Illinois State Fairgrounds in the North End of the Grandstand.   We are open 10-8 all ten days of the Illinois State Fair. 

The Illinois State Fair is a tradition any Illinoisan can be proud of, and the Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is dedicated to continuing that legacy.

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Name of the event:
 Annual Corndog Kickoff
Date and time of event: July 12, 2014
Event location: Orr Building on Illinois State Fairgrounds

Illinois State Fair Museum 
P.O. Box 8718
Springfield, IL 62791
217-725-8047

Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation Board Members

Jean Brickey 
Christine Cary
Mark Carnduff
Norm Clausen
Ron Cooley
Gail Fetterman 
Tom Fitch
Pam Gray
Mike Hall
Kat Maloney
Deb Mangis
Linda McDermith
Suzanne Moss 
Bill Nye
Mike Semon
Jim Winch

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The Illinois State Fair plays a vital role in Illinois’ economy while upholding the link between Illinois’ work ethic, achievement and talent. 
The Fair is a tradition any Illinoisan can be proud of, and the Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is dedicated to continuing that legacy. Preservation and education is a key role in our on-going efforts. 
 An Illinois treasure, the Illinois State Fairgrounds is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Fair has gained international fame through the years. ​
The llinois State Fair Museum is located in the North end of the Grandstand on the Illinois State Fairgrounds.
Click below to enjoy the Illinois State Fair Slide Shows