Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe recently announced two programs for the 2016 event that will provide Missouri 4-H and FFA youth exhibitors with opportunities to educate fairgoers about Missouri agriculture and showing livestock.
Missouri elected officials, leaders in agriculture and supporters of the Missouri State Fair will join Governor Jay Nixon and First Lady Georganne Nixon at the 64th annual Governor’s Ham Breakfast on Thursday, Aug. 18.
According to recent press release, visitors to this year’s Missouri State Fair can help support the fight against hunger by participating in the Fair’s sixth annual Missouri Farmers Care Food Drive on Tuesday, Aug. 16. Youth will also be involved in raising awareness about hunger by competing in the…
Friday, July 1, is the deadline for entering 4-H and FFA livestock contests at this year’s Missouri State Fair. This is also the deadline for open shows for beef cattle, dairy cattle, goats, mules, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine, according to Fair Director Mark Wolfe.
The Missouri State Fair will take place August 11-August 21. A few concert announcements have already been made for this year's fair, including Lady Antebellum, Kelsea Ballerini, Chris Janson and LoCash. Here's a look at the entertainment lineup for the 2016 Missouri State Fair.