BIG TOP ENTERTAINMENT
Listed in order of appearance.
All Big Top Entertainment is FREE. Limited seating is availableon FCFS basis, but personal camp style chairs are welcome!
NIVRANA- Nirvana Tribute
Thursday, July 27th, 2023 - 7pm FREE
This Nirvana Tribute show comes from the twin cities and is for anyone that never got a chance to see Kurt Cobain and company live. NIVRANA is the only tribute to Nirvana that gives you the original stage performance, gear and sound just as it was in the 1990s. Once again, you can hear the grunge music that made the era special, because NIVRANA puts Kurt, Krist and Dave back on the stage together as though they never left. The music of Nirvana is authentically brought to life by NIVRANA and dutifully recreates the band that defined an entire generation with their catchy melodies, energetic shows, torn jeans and
Jenna Jane with full band
Friday, July 28th, 2023 – 5pm FREE
Jenna Jane calls Eagle River, Wisconsin home, but this Nashville recording artist has been putting on the miles, playing everywhere from the Northwoods to Mexico. Featured on stage at Hodag Country Music Festival in 2022, Jenna Jane’s popularity is quickly on the rise. Performing original country songs with a
selection of great classics we all love to hear.
Friday, July 28th, 2023 – 8pm FREE
The Foxgloves are a 6 piece all female powerhouse of bluegrass and Americana music from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The past year the Foxgloves have seen performances from the renowned Blue Ox Music Festival, to Minneapolis famous First Avenue. These ladies have amazing vocal harmonies and play a wide range instruments. Oneida County Fair Attendees won’t want to miss this eclectic and amazing show the likes have never been see at The Oneida County Fair before!
Saturday, July 29 th , 2023 – 1pm
This 10+ person Ukelele ensemble comes from all over the Northwoods, and is headquartered in Eagle River. They will be performing the first Main Stage spot under the Big Top on Saturday at the Oneida County Fair.
This will be a delightful treat for all ages!
Saturday, July 29th, 2023 – 4pm FREE
Coming from Central Wisconsin, Still Reckless was a winner of the 2022 Hodag Country Music Festival Pickoff. This trio plays avidly in Wisconsin bringing all the best 90s country hits to stage, with a sprinkling of rock and roll tossed in. Many Oneida County locals will recognize Mr. Will Roffers in the lineup; accomplished musician and owner of Rhinelander’s Northland Music Store. Still Reckless is sure to entertain on Saturday afternoon at the OCF.
GIMME SKYNYRD - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute
Saturday, July 29th, 2023 – 8pm FREE
The BIG show of the weekend, you won’t want miss this performance! Coming from Southeastern Wisconsin, Gimme Skynyrd has been tearing up stages across the Midwest as one of the most sought after Lynyrd Skynyrd tributes in the country. Playing all our favorite Skynyrd tunes like Gimme Three Steps, Tuesdays Gone, and of course FREEBIRD! Gimme Skynyrd painstakingly recreates the music of one of the greatest Southern Rock bands of all time. You’ll also hear some of your other favorite songs from bands like ZZ Top, the Allman Brothers, and more. Don’t miss this toe tapping, boot stomping performance at the Oneida County Fair.
Santy and Son with Friends
Sunday, July 30th, 2023 – 1pm FREE
Wrapping up a weekend of great love entertainment is one of the most popular groups in the Northwoods! Santy and Son will bring their friends along for a dance filled outing at the Oneida County Fair. Great musicianship, and great songs, Santy and Son always entertain every show they perform. Playing a wide variety of your favorite songs from pop to rock and roll will make for a perfect Sunday afternoon at the Oneida County Fair!