History of the Missouri State Fair


For 114 years, the Missouri State Fair has strived to showcase the best of the best in our great state.  From award-winning livestock, innovative exhibits, fabulous fair food, a thrilling carnival midway, top-notch entertainment and more, the Fair never seems to disappoint. Let’s take a step back in time and see where the State Fair actually started and how it has grown into the Fair it is today!

Stay tuned to see what else is cropping up “Behind the Scenes” here at the Missouri State Fair.