Annual cavalcade of fried food, thrill rides and animal touching, the Florida State Fair—postponed a few months this year due to the COVID pandemic—has announced its entertainment lineup.

This year, “the largest Midway in the United States” offers an updated slate of wildly varying acts, all appearing at various multiple times throughout the day so you don’t have to lose your place in line for a Fruity Pebbles-battered rib-stuffed frozen banana in order to catch one of ‘em. Some stroll the Midway, some have their own turf staked out, and all are worthy additions to the atmosphere that makes the Florida State Fair such a one-of-a-kind experience.

The Florida State Fair runs from April 22 through May 2. Tickets are on sale now. The full list and schedule of events are available online. Here are just a few of the highlights.


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