New Reservations

New camping reservations for the 2022 South Dakota State Fair will open at 8 AM on Tuesday, April 19.* The only available sites are self-contained campsites in Gate 13 and Gate H. For more information or to make a reservation, please call the South Dakota State Fair Administration Office at 605.353.7340 or email.

*April 15 was previously the date that new reservations would open, but due to the Easter Holiday that has been changed.

Nightly Camping

Self-contained and tent nightly camping is available at Gate 13 for $25.00 per night*. It's first come, first serve. 

*Total rate will be based on arrival and days left of State Fair.
Reservations are not taken for nightly camping. Payment for your stay will be collected upon arrival.

Interested in camping at the State Fairgrounds during non-fair time?  Click here for information.

If you have camping questions, please call 605.353.7340 or email.


Cancellation Policy: Any cancellations prior to 30 days before the State Fair start date must provide written notice to receive a full refund.  No refunds will be issued after 30 days prior to State Fair start date.
Note: The State of South Dakota and its employees shall not be liable or in any way responsible for injury, damage, liability, loss, or expense resulting to the user and those it brings on the premises due to accidents, mishaps, misconduct, negligence, or injuries, either in person or property.