Thursday, August 19

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Governor’s Legislators’ & Judges Day
69th Governor’s Ham Breakfast
8 am, Director’s Pavilion

Throwback Thursday
$5 gate admission all day age 13+
FREE kids 12 & under

$5 after 5 pm (Sunday – Thursday)
Cannot combine with other promotions/coupons

Lunch Bunch (Monday – Thursday)
Take a break from the workplace and join us on the Fairgrounds for lunch. Admission is FREE* on Aug 16-19 from 11 am -2 pm. Grab your coworkers and head to the Lunch Bunch Booth at Centennial entrance.
*Purchase a special lunch bunch gate admission ticket at Centennial entrance after 11 am. Return ticket by 2 pm and receive a full refund. No refund will be issued after 2 pm.

Aug
12 - 22

Puppies of Penzance

Three shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

Kids Zone

All day
Aug
12 - 22

Main Gate Tribute

Aug 12-22, daily
Aug
12 - 22

Photo Stations

Aug 12-22, all day
Aug
12 - 22

Professor Farquar & Polecat Annie

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

Bicentennial Quilt

9 am - 5 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Bicentennial Posters

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

My Missouri 2021

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

Blacksmith Demos

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

Missouri 4-H Bicentennial Quilt

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 8 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Official Bicentennial Merchandise

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

Rock-It the Robot

Due to unforeseen circumstances Rock-It the Robot will not be strolling the Fairgrounds the rest of the Fair.
Aug
12 - 22

Hedrick's Educational Petting Zoo

Aug 12-21. 9 am - 9 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri On Mic

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 5 pm
Aug
16 - 22

Struggle for Statehood Exhibit

Aug 16-21, 9 am - 7 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri Official Highway Map

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri 2021 Central

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 5 pm

The home of all things Bicentennial-related at the 2021 Missouri State Fair! Come to Missouri 2021 Central to see the Missouri Bicentennial Quilt and Bicentennial poster winners. Receive the Missouri Explorers challenge guide for Our Missouri Celebration at Missouri State Fair. make a purchase from the SHSMO bookstore, and pick-up fun Missouri Bicentennial swag.

Aug
12 - 22

Missouri Grown Market

Aug 12-21: 9 am - 8 pm
Aug 22: 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Can Food Display

Aug 12-21: 9 am - 8 pm
Aug 22: 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Bicentennial Magazine

Aug 12-14: 9 am – 9 pm
Aug 15-19: 9 am – 8 pm
Aug 20-21: 9 am – 9 pm
Aug 22: 9 am – 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Butter Cow Sculpture

Aug 12-21, 9 am - 8 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

AgVenture

Aug 12-21: 9 am - 8 pm
Aug 22: 9 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri Founding Farms Exhibit

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 7 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri State Parks Quilts

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

Bicentennial Time Capsule

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

Artist in Residence

Aug 12-22, 9 am - 5 pm

Stop by the Fine Arts Building to enjoy the following Artists-In-Residence show off their work!

Aug 12-16
Lanie Frick

Aug 14-15
Sarah Keating

Aug 16-20
Janis Burgin

Aug 18-22
Josh Rhoads

Aug 21-22
Angela Duncan

Aug
12 - 21

Rural Missouri's "People from our Pages"

Aug 12-21, 9 am - 4 pm

Aug 12 – ReMade For A Purpose, Boutique and Upcycled Creations
Aug 13 — Bill Bracket, Metal Flower Artist
Aug 14 — The Wooden Doerr, Turned Wood Artists
Aug 15 — Richard Garey, Mark Twain Impersonator and Jim Peters, Watercolorist
Aug 16 — Snowbird Banjo Co., Ozark-made Banjos and Jim Peters, Watercolorist
Aug 17 — Lake of the Ozarks Carving Club
Aug 18 — Eric Miller, Radio Revivalist
Aug 19 — Ortmann Woodcraft, Hand-crafted Wood Products and Devil’s Backbone Knives, Bladesmith
Aug 20 — Tina Richards, Feather Painter and Rose Monzynk, Milliner
Aug 21 — Bill Mullins, The Space Museum and Reclaimed, Reclaimed Furniture and Decor

Aug
12 - 22

Missouri's Electric Cooperative Scholarship

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

4-H Building Demonstrations

Aug 12-21, 9 am - 8 pm
Aug 22, 9 am - 6 pm

All demonstrations are located in the 4-H Building unless otherwise noted.
Aug
12 - 22

Woman's Building Activities

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

Farm Bureau Building Events

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

FFA Building Exhibits

8/12/21 9:00 am
Aug
12 - 22

Floriculture Building Exhibits

8/12/21 9:00 am
Aug
12 - 22

Milking Demos

Aug 12-22, 9 am & 6 pm, daily
Aug
12 - 22

Hedrick's Racing Pigs Show

Aug 12-21, five shows daily
Aug 22, four shows that day
Aug
12 - 22

Cooking Demos, Historical Recipes from MO Chefs/Cooks

Aug 12-22, 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm & 4 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri Lottery Giveaways

8/12/21 10:00 am
Aug
12 - 22

Baby Changing & Feeding Area

Aug 12-21, 10 am - 8 pm
Aug 22, 10 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Firefighter Demos

Apparatus Tours: 10 am - 4 pm, daily
Demos: 10 am, each day list below
All demos are located at the Fire House unless otherwise noted
Aug
12 - 21

The Chipper Experience! Where Comedy and Magic Collide

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

Missouri Cattleman's Membership

Aug 12-21, 11 am - 9 pm
Aug 22, 11 am - 6 pm
Aug
12 - 21

Conservation Building Demonstrations

Aug 12-22, displays and/or demonstration times below.
All events are held at the Conservation Building unless otherwise noted below.
Aug
12 - 22

Sea Lion Splash

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

Scott's World of Magic Show

At least three shows daily
Aug
12 - 22

BARTholomule

Strolling the fairgrounds daily
Aug
12 - 22

Let's Talk Livestock

Aug 12-22, multiple times a day
Aug
12 - 22

Missouri Grown Trivia Challenge

Aug 12-22, times vary
Aug
12 - 22

Fine the Missouri Wine Giveaway

Multiple times and days throughout the Fair, stay tuned on Facebook!
Aug
12 - 22

Kids Contest

Aug 12-22, 2 pm
Aug
12 - 22

COVID Vaccination

4-7 pm
Aug
12 - 22

Military Flag Retreat Ceremony

Aug 12-22
Event times will be posted after nominees are selected.
Aug
13 - 21

Barnyard Story Time

Aug 13-21, 3:30 pm
Aug
13 - 21

Adult Contest

Aug 13-21, 6 pm
Aug
17 - 22

Flyin' Hawaiian

8/17/21 11:00 am
Aug
17 - 21

Hard Days Night

Aug 17-21, two shows daily
Aug
18 - 19

Ham & Bacon Demos

Ham & Bacon Demos
Aug 15 & 19, 2 pm - 4 pm
Aug 21, 10 am -12 pm

Ham Demos
Aug 18 & 22, 2 pm - 3 pm
Aug
19

Garden Tractor and Mini Rod & Truck Pull

10 am & 6 pm
Aug
19

Missouri Travel Alliance Tourism Trade Show

Aug 19, 10 am - 5 pm
Aug
19

Virginia Tichenor

Aug 19, three shows
Aug
19 - 21

Wine 101 Classes

Aug 12-13: 12 pm & 2 pm
Aug 14: 12 pm
Aug 19-20: 12 pm & 2 pm
Aug 21: 12 pm
Aug
19 - 20

Dixie Union

Aug 19 & 20, three shows daily
Aug
19

The Vincents

Aug 19, 2 pm & 6 pm
Aug
19

No Limits P.I.G. Show

Aug 19, 2 pm
Aug
19 - 21

Homegrown Singer Contest Semi Final Round

Aug 19-21, 4 pm
Aug
19 - 22

Draft Horse Hitches

Aug 19-21, 6 pm daily
Aug 22, 1 pm
Aug
19

Rhonda Vincent & The Rage with Leroy Van Dyke

7:30 pm

Track: $25
Grandstand: $20
FREE Children 2 & Under (must sit on adult’s lap)

Aug
19

Soul Root

Aug 19, 8 pm