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The State Fair of Texas has been a tradition since 1886. With 277 acres and millions of visitors each year, there are many ways for a company to participate in the annual exposition.


Being a sponsor of the State Fair of Texas provides a company with onsite branding and exposure and the opportunity to reach millions of fairgoers through face-to-face interaction and activation over the course of 24 days.

The State Fair of Texas works closely with each sponsor to develop a sponsorship package that will meet your marketing goals. For more information about Fair attendees and sponsorship opportunities review the 2016 Sponsorship Overview  or contact Jennifer Schuder at jschuder@bigtex.com.

Sponsorship Opportunities Attendee Demographics List of Current Sponsors

Commercial Exhibits

Do you have a product or service to sell at the State Fair of Texas? Commercial exhibit space is established in six indoor locations and outdoor areas throughout the fairgrounds. With more than 400,000 square feet of exhibit space, the State Fair has vendors from all over the world demonstrating and selling products.

Commercial Exhibits Information Attendee Demographics

Concessions Space

To become a concessionaire at the 2016 State Fair, please complete the formal application process.  The 2016 application period has ended. Please contact concessions@bigtex.com with questions.

Concessionaire Overview

Auto Show

The State Fair of Texas has presented new vehicles since 1904, but today’s show developed after World War II. In 1989, the auto show skyrocketed from 84,000 square feet to 400,000 square feet, including two buildings and an outdoor truck area offering vehicles, activities and entertainment. Only auto manufacturers can exhibit at the State Fair Auto Show. Questions about space at the auto show, contact Kelly Pound at kpound@bigtex.com.

Auto Show Overview