Event Type: Free Entertainment

The Missouri State Fair offers FREE professional performances, included in our low-price gate admission!

Aug
12 - 22

Blacksmith Demos

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Visit their booth east of the Mathewson Exhibition Center
Aug 12-21, 9 am - 7 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12

Opening Ceremony

Thursday, Aug 12
Aug 12, 11 am
South of the Agriculture Building
Aug
12 - 22

Main Gate Tribute

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22, daily
Aug
12 - 13

Bluegrass Martins

Thursday, Aug 12 - Friday, Aug 13
Aug 12 & 13, 6 shows daily
Aug
12 - 21

The Chipper Experience! Where Comedy and Magic Collide

Thursday, Aug 12 - Saturday, Aug 21
Aug 12-21, 3 shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

Rock-It the Robot

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22, strolling the fairgrounds daily
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri 4-H Bicentennial Quilt

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22, 9 am - 8 pm
Aug
12 - 13

The Nace Brothers

Thursday, Aug 12 - Friday, Aug 13
Aug 12, 2 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm
Aug 13, 2 pm & 6 pm
Aug
12

Opening Day Parade

Thursday, Aug 12
6 pm
Aug
12 - 13

Cowboy Mounted Shooting

Thursday, Aug 12 - Friday, Aug 13
Aug 12 & 13, 6:30 pm
Aug
12 - 16

Forever Simon & Garfunkel

Thursday, Aug 12 - Monday, Aug 16
Aug 12-16, two shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

My Missouri 2021

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-21, 9 am - 7 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Bicentennial Posters

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22, 9 am - 5 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Puppies of Penzance

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Three shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

Professor Farquar & Polecat Annie

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Strolling the fairgrounds from 9 am - 7 pm daily
Aug
12 - 22

Sea Lion Splash

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Three shows daily on the pad by the Agriculture Building
Aug
12 - 22

Kids Zone

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
All day
Aug
12 - 15

Homegrown Singer Contest Preliminary Rounds

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 15
Aug 12-15, 4 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Military Flag Retreat Ceremony

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22
Event times will be posted after nominees are selected.
Aug
12 - 22

Scott's World of Magic Show

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
At least three shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

BARTholomule

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Strolling the fairgrounds daily
Aug
12 - 14

Farm Toy Show

Thursday, Aug 12 - Saturday, Aug 14
Aug 12 & 13, 9 am - 9 pm
Aug 14, 9 am - 5 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Bicentennial Quilt

Thursday, Aug 12 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 12-22, 9 am - 5 pm
Aug
13

Madd Hoss Jackson

Friday, Aug 13
Aug 13, 9 pm - 1 am
Aug
14

Members Only

Saturday, Aug 14
Aug 14, 9 pm - 1 am
Aug
14

Wildfire feat. Molly Lovette

Saturday, Aug 14
Aug 14, 2 pm & 6 pm
Aug
14

Family Heirloom Recipes

Saturday, Aug 14
Aug 14, 2:30 pm
Aug
15

Sacred Heart Church - Catholic Mass

Sunday, Aug 15
Aug 15 & 22, 7 am
Aug
15 - 16

Supermatics

Sunday, Aug 15 - Monday, Aug 16
Aug 15 & 16, 2 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm
Aug 22, 4 pm
Aug
15

Military Appreciation Day Events

Sunday, Aug 15
Military Appreciation Ceremony - 2 pm, Mathewson Exhibition Center
Aug
17

State of Stories

Tuesday, Aug 17
Aug 17, 9 am - 5 pm
Aug
17 - 21

Hard Days Night

Tuesday, Aug 17 - Saturday, Aug 21
Aug 17-21, two shows daily
Aug
17 - 22

Flyin' Hawaiian

Tuesday, Aug 17 - Sunday, Aug 22
Aug
18

Alec Davis

Wednesday, Aug 18
Aug 18, 8 pm - midnight
Aug
19 - 21

Homegrown Singer Contest Semi Final Round

Thursday, Aug 19 - Saturday, Aug 21
Aug 19-21, 4 pm
Aug
20 - 21

Dirt Road Addiction

Friday, Aug 20 - Saturday, Aug 21
Aug 20 & 21, 9 pm - 1 am
Aug
22

Sacred Heart Church - Catholic Mass

Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 15 & 22, 7 am
Aug
22

Supermatics

Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 15 & 16, 2 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm
Aug 22, 4 pm
Aug
22

Homegrown Singer Contest Final Round

Sunday, Aug 22
Aug 22, 2 pm