Exhibitor Admission & Parking

Livestock & Competitive Exhibits Exhibitor Admission

Daily admission $5 tickets available through August 9.

  • Must be purchased from the Missouri State Fair’s Business Office (these tickets are not available at the gate).
  • Maximum purchase of 40 tickets per exhibitor.
  • Youth exhibitors age 12 and under receive free Fair admission wristband.
  • Exhibitor admission tickets do not include exhibitor parking (see below).
  • See Special Promotions for daily admission specials.

Livestock Exhibitor Parking

  • Single day general public parking: FREE
  • VIP public parking (donation to Missouri State Fair Foundation): $5 per day
  • Advance livestock exhibitor vehicle (11 days): $25
  • Advance livestock exhibitor vehicle (6 days): $15
  • Reserved livestock exhibitor: $5 per day

NEW in 2017!  Livestock Parking, Gate 4 (Blue):

Due to limited parking in the Gate 4 (Blue) Lot A parking area, the purchase of parking hangtags will be limited to 2 per exhibitor and must be purchased with entries.  All other vehicles must park in general parking.  Vehicles parked illegally or in a disorderly fashion will be towed at owner’s expense.

Looking for general admission information? Visit the Gate Admission page.

All parking areas are under police protection and handled by efficient parking attendants. In no event is the Missouri State Fair responsible for theft, accident or loss of property. See the Missouri State Fair Map for additional parking details. Taxis must enter through Gate 11 and may not go past unloading areas.