After an accident involving two trucks carrying parts for the new Sky Ride at the Nebraska State Fair were totaled, the new Sky Ride officially made opening at the 2012 fair. Wade Shows' Richard Armstrong, who is managing the ride at the fair, stated "Everybody seems to like it. I haven’t heard any complaints yet. It has been non-stop since we started." Wade Shows is operating the Sky Ride at the 2012 fair and will be providing the carnival midway in 2013.