Fair St. Louis adding local acts

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) - Fair St. Louis has announced two new acts for the fair in Forest Park. Circus Flora's Flying Wallendas will perform nightly, six stories above the Grand Basin covering the length of a football field without a net.

The 'Wake Challenge' will also perform at the fair. The Lake St. Louis Water Ski Club and professional waterboarders from 'Midwest Night Fly' will take place each day as the signature event for the 250th anniversary of St. Louis.

Fair St. Louis will be held from July 3rd to 5th.

The St. Louis Zoo will be extending its hours during the fair from 8 am to 8 pm.