Fair Foundation Gets Large Donation

SPRINGFIELD (RFD) — It was a big day all the way around for the Illinois State Fair Foundation and the fairgrounds. The new name of the Coliseum was revealed after youth in ag nominated their ideas… and it’s the Coliseum of Champions.

And the Fair Foundation found out about a major donation from fundraising done surrounding the inauguration of Governor JB Pritzker. The Governor has the details…

That second voice was Acting Director of Ag John Sullivan. The Coliseum is currently closed and is expected to be open by mid-July.