The 2014 Missouri State Fair is here and will roll along until Sunday, August 17, 2014. This year's theme is 'Harvest The Fun' and the Missouri State Fair plans to highlight, honor and recognize the youth, as they are the future of agriculture.

Day 1 will feature $2 Bonanza Day, where visitors will be able to attend the Missouri State Fair for just $2 and take advantage of $2 deals in various booths.

The Opening Day ceremony will take place at 10 am in front of the Family Fun Center, with Missouri Department of Agriculture, Richard Fordyce as the keynote speaker.The parade will start at 6 pm.

The Bud Stage will feature Natalee Stovall at 2 & 6pm, the Missouri State Fair Idol at 4 and the Nace Brothers are at 9 pm.

The Pepsi Grandstand will feature Scotty McCreery and Kelsey K, along with 2013 Missouri State Fair Idol Patrick Wilson. Tickets are still available for $20 or $25.