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

Kohl’s Family Value Day to Provide Fair Admission Deals on August 8

State Fair
, in collaboration with the Wisconsin
State Fair Park Foundation
and Kohl’s
(NYSE: KSS), today announced they will celebrate the sixth 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 8 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.
, offering free admission for youth
11 and under (a $6 savings) and discounted adult admission for only $5
(a $7 savings). In addition, the partnership includes the return of the
crowd-pleasing entertainment at the Kohl’s Activity Zone, as well as the
beloved “Fair Day” at Children’s
Hospital of Wisconsin

“Kohl’s knows State Fair is a destination for Wisconsin families and we
are excited to 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. “With our Kohl’s Activity Zone,
families will engage with some of Milwaukee’s most distinguished
organizations with fun educational experiences at the Fair.”

The Kohl’s Activity Zone returns with even more enjoyable and
interactive activities that are tailored to families. New this year, the
area will open an hour earlier, at 9 a.m., and will close at 5 p.m.
daily. The Kohl’s Activity Zone will be located on South Grandstand
Avenue and include the following attractions:

  • Kohl’s
    Color Wheels
    , an art-making experience presented by the Milwaukee
    Art Museum
  • Kohl’s
    Design It! Mobile Lab
    , create 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 9 from 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. This
fun-filled family event will include several cherished Fair staples,
such as jugglers, magicians, a visit from the 2016 Fairest of the Fairs,
Gloria Kesler and traditional Fair food, including the delicious
Original Cream Puff.

Since 2010, Kohl’s and the Kohl’s Cares® program have combined to give
more than $68 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 www.kohlscorporation.com.

About Wisconsin State Fair

The 2016 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular, will take
place Thursday, Aug. 4 – Sunday, Aug. 14. The State Fair offers a unique
experience to all who attend and is an exceptional value with 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, “stick with us”
at WiStateFair.com
or /WiStateFair on Facebook,
and Pinterest.

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. The Foundation is dedicated to the belief
that providing youth with positive experiences will ensure the
development of responsible citizens and future leaders. It currently
supports the Wisconsin State Fair Youth Day Camp, the Dairyland
Celebration, and the “Fairtastic” Poster Competition. For
more information on the Wisconsin State Fair Park Foundation, visit www.wsfpfoundation.org.

About Kohl’s

Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a leading specialty department store with more
than 1,100 stores in 49 states. With a commitment to inspiring and
empowering families to lead fulfilled lives, the company offers amazing
national and exclusive brands, incredible savings and inspiring shopping
experiences in-store, online at Kohls.com and
via mobile devices. Committed to its communities, Kohl’s has
raised nearly $300 million for children’s initiatives nationwide through
its Kohl’s Cares® cause merchandise program, which operates under Kohl’s
Cares, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc.
For additional information about Kohl’s philanthropic and environmental
initiatives, visit http://www.Kohls.com/Cares.
For a list of store locations and information, or for the added
convenience of shopping online, visit www.Kohls.com.

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Kristi Chuckel, Wisconsin State Fair
Lund, Kohl’s