SEPTEMBER 10-20 2020
Utah State Fair


If you have any questions that aren’t listed below, feel free to call us at 801-538-8400.

What are the dates of the State Fair?

September 5-15, 2019.
The Fair begins the first Thursday after Labor Day and lasts 11 days.

What are the hours of the Fair?

Thursday, Sept 5  10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Friday, Sept 6  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept 7  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Sunday, Sept 8  10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Monday, Sept 9  10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept 10  Noon to 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept 11  Noon to 10:00 p.m.

Thursday, Sept 12  Noon to 10:00 p.m.

Friday, Sept 13  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept 14  10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Sunday, Sept 15  10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Where can I get a map of the Fair?

Pick up a map and daily schedule at the gate on your way into the fair, or download a digial copy here.

Where can I rent a wheelchair?

Wheelchair and stroller rental is available inside Gate "Y", located at the South end of the main parking lot.

Can I bring a cooler/ice chest into the State Fair?

You are welcome to bring outside food and drinks onto the fairpark. Ice chests will be searched at all entrances. No glass, aluminum cans or outside alcohol are allowed.

Where do I go if I lost my child?

Our Lost Child area is located inside the Guest Services Building, next to First Aid and the State Fair Store.

Where can I find the First Aid station?

The First Aid Station is inside the Guest Services Building located on the north side of the Fairpark just east of the Zion building.

Where are nursing mothers allowed to breast feed?

The Mothers Comfort room is found inside the Guest Services Building located on the north side of the Fairpark just east of the Zion building.

Are there special prices for handicapped persons?

Please see our Special Needs Program Guidelines page

How do I enter into a competition?

Check the Competitive Exhibits page for more information on each department
e-mail or call (801) 538-8400 for more information.

Do I need reservations for a school group?

Reservations are not needed for your school group to attend the Fair. For more information on our school field trip program, please visit

What gate admission discounts/promotions/coupons are available?

Click here to go to the Discounts and Promotions information

Where is the Commercial Exhibit Office during the Fair?

The Commercial Exhibit Office is located in the Administration Building, at the east end of the Fairpark.

Can I bring my pet with me to the Fair?

Animals, other than service dogs and animals scheduled for exhibit and/or performance, are prohibited on the grounds. Please leave your pets at home and not in your vehicle!  Anyone desiring to have their service dog admitted into the Fairpark must have the dog under control at all times with a harness, leash, or some other tether; or the individual must maintain control of the animal through voice, signal, or other effective controls. An admission ticket is required for the owner's admittance.

Can I rent the Fairpark buildings for my event?

YES! We have buildings and open, outdoor space to accommodate almost any event. Visit the Fairpark website at or call our Sales & Event Director at 801-538-8441 for further assistance.