Space Rental

Fairs and expositions have been go-to locations for trade and commerce for ages.

Since its humble beginning in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has been a destination for small businesses and companies to share their goods with millions of visitors from across the area and nation. With an area spanning 277 acres, there are multiple opportunities to promote and sell your product or service.



Being a sponsor of the State Fair of Texas provides a company with onsite branding and exposure and the opportunity to reach 2,402,199 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 Sponsorship Overview  or contact Leslie Jefferson at

Sponsorship Opportunities Attendee Demographics List of Current Sponsors

17_website_spacerental_comspace300x214Commercial 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

17_website_spacerental_concession300x214Food & Beverage

To become a concessionaire at the 2017 State Fair, please complete the formal application process.  The 2017 application is now available. Please contact with questions.

Food & Beverage

17_website_spacerental_auto300x214Auto 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.

Auto Show Overview


Outdoor novelty space is located throughout the fairgrounds. The State Fair of Texas desires novelty products that are creative, unique and fun.

If you have questions about being a novelty vendor at the State Fair or about the application process, contact