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 an 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 1,150,000 million in 2017.
MISSIONThe Tulsa State Fair is Oklahoma's premier family event. It is our mission to preserve our heritage and continue tradition by creating an enriching educational experience, while providing fun family entertainment. With thousands of visitors each day, we are enthused to share this year's exciting attractions and thrilling rides. We look forward to seeing you at the Tulsa State fair, and hope you have an experience to remember.