Commercial Exhibit Areas

Each of the exhibit areas at the State Fair of Texas presents something unique to commercial exhibitors. From targeting different types of shoppers to the flexibility to building large footprint exhibit, the State Fair can offer the right mix for your product or service.

There are four (4) air-conditioned exhibit buildings, two (2) tented pavilions and multiple outdoor display areas. The Centennial Building and all outdoor areas have a 20′ x 20′ space minimum. All other areas have a 10′ x 10′ space minimum.

Air Conditioned Buildings

Automobile Building

Limited to automobile manufacturers. More information.

Centennial Building

The main hall of the Centennial Building is devoted to automobile manufacturers. Approximately 25 retail exhibitors and sponsors. Booths range from 20′ x 20′ to 3,000 sq. ft.


Approximately 60 retail exhibitors.

Grand Place

Approximately 75 retail exhibitors and sponsors.

Tented Pavilions – No air conditioning

Craft Pavilion

Approximately 40 retail exhibitors.

Gateway Pavilion

Approximately 40 retail exhibitors.

Outdoor Areas

Chevrolet Park Plaza/Pennsylvania Entrance

Approximately 16 retail and sponsor booths and mobile marketing tours. Sampling booth sizes near gates include 10′ x 10′ to oversize.

Texas Tower Plaza

Location limited to 10 sponsor and retail locations. Minimum booth size of 10′ x 10′.

Ag-Power Plaza

Location with limited space catering to ranch/farm equipment/supplies. Minimum booth size of 20′ x 20′.

Nimitz Drive

Approximately 14 exhibit spaces with booth sizes of 10′ x 10′. Tent and table provided by State Fair.

Nimitz Terrace

Large exhibit terrace ideal for mobile tour sponsors. Various booth/tour sizes available.

Centennial Terrace

Approximately 11 exhibit spaces for retail and sponsors. Minimum of 20′ x 20′ space required.

Grand Place Terrace

Approximately 7,000 square feet available for retail and sponsor exhibits.

First Avenue Terrace

Approximately 4 exhibit spaces for retail. Minimum of 20′ x 20′ space required.


Questions about space rental at the State Fair?

Still have questions about exhibiting at the State Fair? Check out the Commercial Exhibitor FAQ or contact the Exhibits Department via email at or call 214-421-8727 to inquire about availability.