Kohl’s Family Value Day and Kohl’s Activity Zone Return to Wisconsin State Fair

Kohl’s Family Value Day to Provide Free Youth Admission and $5 Adult
Admission on August 7

State Fair
, in collaboration with the Wisconsin
State Fair Park Foundation
and Kohl’s
(NYSE: KSS), today announced they will celebrate the seventh year of
their partnership by providing families with access to the Fair at an
incredible value.

Kohl’s Family Value Day will return to State Fair on Monday,
August 7 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.
, offering free admission for youth
11 and under (a $7 savings) and discounted adult admission for only $5
(a $7 savings). In addition, the partnership includes the return of the
Kohl’s Activity Zone, which offers hands on, educational activities
during the Fair, as well as the beloved “Fair Day” at Children’s
Hospital of Wisconsin

“The Wisconsin State Fair is a cherished summer tradition, and Kohl’s is
excited to once again provide fairgoers with affordable access to the
festivities with Kohl’s Family Value Day,” said Jen Johnson, Kohl’s vice
president of corporate communications. “We are also pleased to bring
back The Kohl’s Activity Zone, creating opportunities for families to
explore and interact with some of Milwaukee’s premier children’s health
and education organizations.”

The Kohl’s Activity Zone, open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, will
be located on South Grandstand Avenue and includes the following

  • Kohl’s
    Color Wheels
    , an art-making experience presented by the Milwaukee
    Art Museum
  • Kohl’s
    Design It! Mobile Lab
    , unique, hands-on projects highlighting
    design with Discovery World
  • Kohl’s
    Wild Theater
    , conservation-themed theatrical performances from the
    Zoological Society of Milwaukee
  • Kohl’s
    Building Blocks Program
    , a Penfield Children’s Center program that
    promotes the health and positive development of children and
    celebrates their unique abilities
  • Kohl’s
    Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Program
    , an educational display
    teaching children and families how to keep safe and healthy with help
    from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Additionally, through a generous donation from Kohl’s, Children’s
Hospital of Wisconsin patients and their families will enjoy an
exceptional re-creation of the Wisconsin State Fair during “Fair Day” at
the hospital on Tuesday, August 8 from 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. This
fun-filled event will include several cherished fair traditions, such as
jugglers, magicians, a visit from the 2017 Fairest of the Fairs, Rebecca
Starkenburg, and traditional fair food, including the delicious Original
Cream Puff.

Throughout our history, Kohl’s and Kohl’s Cares© has given more than $90
million to support charitable initiatives in the metro-Milwaukee area.
Through the Kohl’s Cares program, children’s books and plush toys are
sold throughout the year with 100 percent of the net profit benefiting
children’s health initiatives nationwide. For more information on Kohl’s
philanthropic efforts, visit Corporate.Kohls.com.

About Wisconsin State Fair

The 2017 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular, will take
place Thursday, Aug. 3 – Sunday, Aug. 13. The fair offers a unique
experience to all who attend and features 30 FREE entertainment stages,
exciting rides and games in SpinCity, thousands of animals, endless
family activities, events, contests, vendors and culinary delights. For
the most up-to-date information, visit WiStateFair.com
or join the conversation on Facebook,
and Pinterest
and YouTube.

About Wisconsin State Fair Park Foundation

The Wisconsin State Fair Park Foundation is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit
organization dedicated to supporting Wisconsin State Fair Park youth
programming as well as future facility planning and development at
Wisconsin State Fair Park. It was founded in 1995 on the belief that
providing youth with positive experiences will ensure the development of
responsible citizens and future leaders. The Foundation currently
supports Wisconsin State Fair Youth Day Camp, the Dairyland Youth
Celebration, the “Fairtastic” Poster Competition and the Cream Puff 5K
Run/Walk. For more information, visit www.wsfpfoundation.org.

About Kohl’s

Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a leading omnichannel retailer with more than
1,100 stores in 49 states. With a commitment to inspiring and empowering
families to lead fulfilled lives, Kohl’s offers amazing national and
exclusive brands, incredible savings and an easy shopping experience in
our stores, online at Kohls.com and on
Kohl’s mobile app. Throughout its history, Kohl’s has given nearly $600
million to support communities nationwide. For a list of store locations
or to shop online, visit Kohls.com. For
more information about Kohl’s impact in the community and how to join
our winning team, visit Corporate.Kohls.com.


Wisconsin State Fair
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