MRCA Exceptional Rodeo

New Date- now on Opening Day! A unique opportunity to help integrate adults with disabilities into the fast-paced world of MRCA cowboys and cowgirls! Coordinated by the Center for Human Services and MRCA.  

115th Missouri State Fair Opens its Gates this Thursday

(SEDALIA, Mo.) – The 115th Missouri State Fair, themed “Come Home,” kicks off this Thursday in Sedalia. More than 40,000 visitors are expected through the gates Aug. 10, and many are looking forward to the deals being offered on gate admission and at participating concessions and vendors. Fairgoers in attendance on Thursday will also enjoy livestock shows, … Continue reading “115th Missouri State Fair Opens its Gates this Thursday”


Since its inception, the Missouri State Fair has achieved many interesting and noteworthy milestones. STATE FAIR MILESTONES 1899 The Missouri State Fair is created on April 19, 1899 by the 40th General Assembly. The State Board of Agriculture selects Sedalia Missouri as the location of the Missouri State Fair. The fairgrounds are to be built … Continue reading “Milestones”