Find non-stop fun in Familyville
now located near the Food Court area.
It’s the epicenter of Oregon State Fair family fun.
Several incredible attractions combine to make Familyville the absolute heart and soul of 2018 Oregon State Fair. That’s where you’ll discover everything from group hypnosis to acrobatics and then some. Check out the schedule below for the specifics.
MARK YUZIUK, HYPNOTIST
Mark is a Comedy Hypnotist/Magician who is very quickly making his way to top with his hilarious and unique show. He has a background in the performing arts of more than 20 years. With this experience he delivers one of the most electrifying comedy performances out there.
CIRQUE ZUMA ZUMA
A globally-renown troupe specializing in an African-style cirque performance. They dance. They drum. The perform acrobatics. And when they’re done, you’ll be telling your friends that they’ve gotta see this outstanding show at the 2018 Oregon State Fair. The show has been called an African-style Cirque du Soleil.
KIDS PEDAL PULLERS
Get ready for power! Kid power that is! Kids ages 4-12 will get behind the wheel of a genuine John Deere or New Holland high performance pedal tractor and roar down the track pulling as much weight, as far as they can!
ALL ALASKAN RACING PIGS
The All-Alaskan Racing Pigs are the ultimate racing machines! The sawdust flies when four of these fuzzy little critters flash out of the starting gates and battle each other over hurdles for first place at the feed trough!
GREAT AMERICAN PETTING ZOO & AG VENTURE
A very different kind of petting zoo. All of the animals run freely! The zoo contains a wide variety of animals including llamas, Deer, Wallabies, assorted exotic & domestic goats, sheep, Potbellied Pigs, Bantam Chickens, miniature Sicilian Donkeys, miniature Ducks, & baby animals! In the 2018 version of Ag Venture there are exhibits that lets kids learn how to rope a steer, milk a cow, and other great ranch activities!
Bugs, bugs and more bugs! Don’t miss the giant animatronic bugs—including a praying mantis, a caterpillar and more—at the brand new Bug-Ology Exhibit! Bug-ology will have numerous interactive educational stations featuring what bugs are good for and even how they are used in food. There will be edible bug treats available for sale to the public at the “Bug Bites Bar,” plus a miniature Bug Ranch display and a beautiful butterfly exhibit. You can also walk through the Spider Forest or take photos with a Scorpion or Tarantula. Enjoy this one-of-a-kind attraction FREE with your paid Fair admission.
TRACTOR SUPPLY DOG TOWN
Dog Town features an incredible collection of dog attractions and K9 sports. The main attractions include: Northwest K-9 Dock Diving National Championship Fair Series, K9X, Xtreme Air Dogs, Best Trick, Extreme Disk, and K9 Heroes (Bomb Sniffing Dog and Police Dog demos). You’ll also find vendor booths focused on canine health & wellness, products, doctors, nutritionists, craftsman, trainers and non-profits.
Professor Smart’s Science Shows are primarily built for kids 5-13, but the performances are just as entertaining for adults. Even the youngest kids will be engaged by the juggling, the comedic physical comedy of the performer, and the tempo of the show. Professor Smart is accurate, funny, and lively. The Professor uses many volunteers from the audience and can play to a wide variety of situations. This is upbeat science fun!
Step right up, ladies and gents! RAD is a Portland-based circus troupe specializing in partner acrobatics with 101 unique acts… including fire-dancing, aerials, chair and table balancing, human-powered trapeze or Chinese pole… and yes, even our famous singing acrobats. This troupe loves stories, costumes, and characters, and are oh-so-much more then just a stunt squad. We wear a thousand faces and cater to every style and mood imaginable.