Missouri State Fair > Exhibitor Camping
LIVESTOCK EXHIBITOR CAMPING FAQ:
- Who is eligible for livestock exhibitor camping? Individuals who are registered for exhibiting livestock at the State Fair. One campsite per household and/or mailing address is allowed.
- How do I register for livestock exhibitor camping? You may request reservations online, or submit a form via fax, beginning May 1. (Please check back for more information soon.)
- When will reservations open? Starting at 9 am, May 1.
- Where will the form/online reservation system be available? A download application option and link to the online reservation system will appear at the top of this web page at 9 am, May 1. (Please check back for more information soon.)
- How can I pay? Credit card – Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover accepted.
- Am I guaranteed a campsite in the livestock campground(s) if I submit a form or online reservation request? Not necessarily. Campsites are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis and do typically fill fast.
- What are the livestock camping locations that I can choose from when I submit the camping form or online reservation request? There are six options to choose from – Inner/Lot 5, Outer, Sheep, Beef, Beef Dry and Disabled.
- What are the prices for those locations? Please check back for more information soon.
- If I don’t get a campsite what happens? A State Fair staff member will reach out to you via the email you list on the form regarding your options.
- How do you choose who gets a campsite? Campsites are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis using the time stamp of the receipt of your request.
- If I had a campsite last year am I guaranteed a campsite this year? No – spaces in the livestock camping area are not reserved from year to year.
- How many livestock exhibitor campsites are there? There are approximately 440 livestock exhibitor campsites available between the various camping areas.
- Are all campsites full service? The inner/Lot 5, outer, and sheep camping areas offer full service (water, sewer, electric) hook-ups. The beef campground offers water and electric only.
LIVESTOCK EXHIBITOR CAMPING AREAS OPEN AUG 9
Absolutely no coolers with alcoholic beverages will be allowed within the inner gates of the fairgrounds.
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