Pro Rodeo

When: February 27, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: Mathewson Exhibition Center, Missouri State Fair, 2503 West 16th Street, Sedalia, MO 65301, USA


Homecoming Motorcycle Rally

When: September 4, 2015 – September 6, 2015 all-day
Where: State Fair Arena, Missouri State Fair, 2503 West 16th Street, Sedalia, MO 65301, USA

Saturday: Motorcycle ATV Rodeo Sunday: Motorcycle ATV Dirt Drags

Missouri State Fair’s Opening Weekend Highlights

Something Fun for Everyone (SEDALIA, Mo.) – The opening weekend of the 113th Missouri State Fair is full of exciting activities and world-class entertainment. Concert highlights will include Def Leppard with Styx and Tesla, and Justin Moore with Easton Corbin performing in the Pepsi Grandstand, and the MRCA Show-Me State Stampede and Rodeo in the … Continue reading Missouri State Fair’s Opening Weekend Highlights

State Fair Concert and Event Tickets On Sale Starting June 17

(SEDALIA, Mo.) – Tickets to the Missouri State Fair Pepsi Grandstand concert series go on sale starting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, through Ticketmaster. Public on sale of all other tickets, including auto races, tractor pulls, State Fair Arena events, and the Governor’s Ham Breakfast, begins with the opening of the Box Office at … Continue reading State Fair Concert and Event Tickets On Sale Starting June 17

Sporting Events

Rodeos Sporting Leagues 5K Run/Walks Bike Tours When your sporting event needs a mid-Missouri home, the Missouri State Fairgrounds in Sedalia is ready. Our event planning staff can recommend appropriate facilities from the dozens available across our 400 acre fairgrounds. From indoor football or rodeos at the Mathewson Exhibition Center to 5K Run/Walk fundraisers that … Continue reading Sporting Events

State Fair Arena

Beware of Ticket Scams. Though many online ticket brokers imply that they are an official website for ticket purchases for our events, only this website and are official online ticket purchase points for 2015 Missouri State Fair concerts and events. We cannot guarantee that tickets purchased from other sources are legitimate. We will not … Continue reading State Fair Arena

Daily Highlights

COMPLETE DAILY SCHEDULES NOW AVAILABLE! Click on the date to download WEDNESDAY, AUG 12 11th Annual Missouri State Fair Foundation “Boots and Bling” Benefit Dinner & Auction Visit for more information. THURSDAY, AUG 13 Show Off the Savings – Opening Day! Sponsored by MFA Incorporated $4 gate admission all day ages 13 and over; … Continue reading Daily Highlights


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