2020 State Fair Marathon is Cancelled. State Fair Audit and Status of 2020 Fair. The Nebraska State Pedal Pull. June 12. The Big Rock Summer Tour, featuring Ratt, Skid Row and Quiet Riot, has canceled all its shows for 2020, including a scheduled Nebraska State Fair stop Sept. 5. The Nebraska State Fair has seen back-to-back annual losses, including more than $1 million from the 2019 fair after heavy rains led to a 10% drop in attendance and a 12% drop in gate revenue. june 18. The Big Rock Summer Tour cancels its 2020 tour, including the performances at the Nebraska State Fair. Country Music artists are full steam ahead for the Nebraska State Fair GRAND ISLAND, Neb. There not be a State Fair Pedal Tractor Pull in 2020. For the past 6 years, the Grand Island YMCA has held the State Fair Marathon on the grounds of the Nebraska State Fair. As of now, the fairâs country music shows â Jon Pardi, Sept. 3, Dustin Lynch, Sept. 4, and Clay Walker and Clint Black, Sept. 6 â¦ Safety remains the top priority, planning continues for State Fair May 15. Nebraska Fair Managers . mAY 1 The Big Rock Summer Tour cancels all shows in 2020. The Nebraska State Fair Board was set to have their monthly meeting Friday, but as board members arrived they found the meeting had been cancelled. On September 14, 2020, The National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver, Colorado announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic their 2021 event needed to be cancelled. UPDATE Friday March 13, 2020. The Fair has decided to focus on 4-H and FFA, while limiting all other events. The Nebraska State Fair Board will make a decision about the 2020 Fair by July 1. Nebraska State Fair Names New Executive Director. The Big Rock Summer Tour, featuring Ratt, Skid Row and Quiet Riot, has canceled all its shows for 2020, including a scheduled Nebraska State Fâ¦ Nebraska News Nebraska State Fair to â¦ The Alaska State Fair is a local, self-sustaining, non-profit corporation established in 1936. 2020 Nebraska State Fair is a Go â Showcasing 4-H and FFA Youth. Convention Cancelled. On September 14, 2020, The National Western Stock Show in Denver, CO announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic their 2021 event needed to be cancelled. (June 18, 2020) â The Big Rock Summer Tour, including performers RATT, Skid Row, and Quiet Riot, have canceled all shows for the remainder of 2020. The boardâs Covid-19 Task Force is considering six scenarios for what the fair â¦ Consider Donating Your generous donation contributes to the ASF scholarship program, Helping Hands program, school tours, My Fair Flower program and the overall health of the Fair. June 4. Nebraska State Fair to feature youth events only ... Krny KSNB Plans will be announced Tuesday during a press conference on the 2020 Nebraska State Fair. The Association met with the folks running the State Fair and it was decided by the Fair to not have the Pedal Tractor Pull. Because the 2020 Nebraska State Fair has changed its focus to help stop the spread of the coronavirus by not holding the traditional fair, we are cancelling the State Fair Marathon.