Illinois State Fair hosts Senior Citizen and Scout Day

Posted: Updated:
Illinois State Fair 2018 Logo Illinois State Fair 2018 Logo

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - Monday is Illinois State Fair's Senior Citizens and Scout Day at the Illinois State Fair.

Fair goers 60 and over are admitted to the fairgrounds for free. The Senior Citizens Center will have special events all throughout the day. 

Scouts in uniform will also be admitted to the fairgrounds for free. The Scout Day Tent will be located next to the entrance near the Carnival Midway.

Some of the events for the day include: 

Illinois Building: Not So Newlywed Game at 11:00 a.m.
Illinois Building: 2018 Illinois Senior Brain Game at 1:00 p.m.
Lincoln Stage: Bicentennial Speaker Series at 2:00 p.m.
Rising Star Stage: Fall Football Preview with Sports Radio 1450 and Special Guest University of Illinois Athletic Director Josh Whitman at 6:00 p.m.
Multi-Purpose Arena: Truck & Tractor Pulls at 7:30 p.m.
Grandstand: Dueling Pianos International at 8:00 p.m. (FREE CONCERT!)

For more information on Monday's events go to 

Current Conditions