The Tulsa State Fair is the City’s largest family event, providing educational experiences and entertainment during an 11-day span. Annually held on the fourth Thursday after Labor Day, this historical event is based upon heritage, family values and quality entertainment for all ages. It was first organized in 1903 as the “Tulsa County Free Fair” and developed into the Tulsa State Fair of today. With the goal of providing and educational and entertaining experience to the community, it has over 100 years of history and continues to stand out as one of the premier fairs in the country, with an estimated attendance of 1.1 million in 2011.
During the eleven day period, over one million visitors will come to Expo Square and experience the Tulsa State Fair. Shopping, rides, concessions, educational exhibits, entertainment and livestock shows are all important pieces of this annual event. Fair patrons will come from all 77 counties of Oklahoma along with our out of state guests from Kansas, Arkansas, Missouri and Texas; spending an average of 4 to 6 hours on grounds.
We’re proud to bring you a variety of retailers selling the newest items on the market, as well as vendors offering the traditional foods you’ve come to expect and some unusual ones you’ll definitely want to try!
Come enjoy family-friendly entertainment, food, rides, shopping and more in a fun-filled atmosphere. Continue traditions and create new memories with us at the Tulsa State Fair!