Advance Ticket Reminder; Motorsports; Aug 12 Highlights


Purchase Advanced Tickets Now through Aug 7!

There’s still time to save big by buying your State Fair admission and carnivaltickets in advance.

Visit your local Break Time Convenience StoresOrscheln Farm and Home Stores, and Menards stores to purchase carnival and admission tickets in person, or stay at your computer or smart phone and purchase online. Catch big savings by purchasing these tickets before Aug. 7!

Visit the State Fair website to plan your visit. We hope to see you at the 2019 Missouri State Fair, Aug 8-18, in Sedalia!

State Fair Motorsport Events

Missouri State Fair motorsport events are fun for the whole family and offer both free and ticketed options. Tickets for all events are on sale now and can be purchased at the State Fair Box Office or online.

This year’s motorsports lineup consists of the following:


Sunday, Aug 11, 7 p.m. – Motocross, Final Championship Round of the MO Cross Series
Tickets: $7, FREE age 5 & under

Monday, Aug 12, 7 p.m. – Flat Track TT Race
Tickets: $7, FREE age 5 & under

Tuesday, Aug 13, 1 p.m. & 6 p.m. – MSF Truck & Farm Tractor Pull
FREE for all ages

Wednesday, Aug 14
10 am & 6 pm – Antique Classic Tractor Pull; FREE for all ages
1 pm – Missouri Stock Antique Classic Tractor Pulling Association; FREE for all ages

Thursday, Aug 15, 10 a.m. & 6 p.m. – Garden Tractor & Mini Rod & Truck Pull
FREE for all ages

Sunday, Aug 18, at 2 p.m. – Demolition Derby
Tickets: $12 adults, $6 ages 6-12, FREE age 5 & under


Sunday, Aug 11, 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. – Missouri State Fair Shootout Truck & Tractor Pull
All Day Ticket: $20 adults, $10 ages 6-12, FREE age 5 & under

Monday, Aug 12, 12 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. – Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League
All Day Ticket: $25 adults, $12 ages 6-12, FREE age 5 & under

Sunday, Aug 18 – Sprint Car & Late Model Races
6 pm – Hot Laps, 7 pm – Heat Races
Tickets: $20 adults, $18 Military and Seniors (Age 65+), $10 students age 13-17, $5 age 6-12, FREE ages 5 $ under

For more information about 2019 Missouri State Fair motorsports events, please visit our website.

Highlights for Monday, Aug 12, Farm Bureau/Farm Family Day

Farm families representing 114 Missouri counties and St. Louis City will come home to celebrate Farm Bureau/Farm Family Day on Monday, Aug. 12 at the Missouri State Fair! Each family represents the best of Missouri agriculture and was nominated by University of Missouri Extension and Missouri Farm Bureau for this honor. These families will be recognized at a dinner in their honor at the Fair and their names and respective counties will be on display at an exhibit west of the Historic Administration Building.

Farm Family Day is sponsored and supported by Missouri Farm Bureau, University of Missouri Extension, the Missouri Department of Agriculture, the Missouri State Fair, and the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources.

In addition to celebrating Missouri farm families, the Fair will offer a great list of activities and discounts for Monday, Aug. 12. Free tram rides will be offered to all fairgoers, all day, sponsored by the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council and their checkoff. In addition, fairgoers can save on admission, carnival wristbands and truck and tractor pull tickets with coupons available at all Missouri county Farm Bureau offices.

Additional highlights for Aug. 12 include:

Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League at 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. in the Pepsi Grandstand; tickets available

Livestock shows and competitive exhibit contests for beef cattle, sheep, swine, 4-H Dog, and carcass shows, Rooster Crowing Contest Finals, 4-H chicken barbecue and home economics foods contests

Free grounds entertainment including Full Moon Band at 2, 6 and 9 p.m. on the Budweiser StageDixie Union at 1:30, 4:30 and 7 p.m. on the Ditzfeld Stage, and Hedrick’s Racing Pigs Show, sponsored by Jim’s Tire Service, Inc. with five races throughout the day

NEW! Military Flag Retreat Ceremony, sponsored by Capital Materials, Starline Brass and Retrieving Freedom, Inc., at 6 p.m. by the flagpole located near the Highway Patrol Office

Flat Track TT Racing at 7 p.m. in the State Fair Arena, sponsored by Husqvarna; tickets available

Join us in thanking Missouri farmers and ranchers on Farm Bureau/Farm Family Day at the 2019 Missouri State Fair!