About Us

Welcome to the South Dakota State Fairgrounds where we host events year round! Make plans to attend the 138th South Dakota State Fair, August 31 - September 4, 2023! In the meantime, there are great events happening on the fairgrounds, such Wheel Jam, the South Dakota BBQ Championships, livestock events, horse events, and so much more! We'll see you there!

Our mission is: The South Dakota State Fair Park is a multi-purpose, year-round facility focusing on agricultural, equestrian, youth, cultural and community events that are family friendly and showcase the best of the great state of South Dakota.