It’s not just American Idol singers that are coming the first Friday of the State Fair, there will also be tryouts.
Fair goers interested in competing for the singing competition show can tryout at the fair from 10am to 5pm Friday and Saturday the 8th and 9th. State Fair Manager Amy Bliefnick said the decision to have competitions for American Idol was made late Wednesday.
Rules and regulations for the singing competition will be posted to the newly redesigned State Fair website.
The fair is expected to bring in $86 million to the local economy, including $3 million in sales tax revenue. The State Fair runs from August 7th through the 17th.