The State Fair Center, located in Minot, ND, is the Entertainment Capital of North Dakota, hosting a variety of events year-round. With over two-dozen buildings and support facilities to choose from, our complex provides a comfortable and functional setting for any type or size of event. Types of events hosted at our facilities: Conventions and Meetings Trade Shows & Expositions Craft Shows Sports, RV & Boat Shows Motor Coach Rallies Rodeos Festivals Home & Garden Shows Farm Shows Horse & Livestock Shows Wedding Receptions Concerts Auto Races Hockey Games Art Shows Flea Markets Auctions Goals:the show place for North Dakota’s people, culture & industry To produce the North Dakota State Fair To provide recreation, trade shows, concerts, and special events and opportunities for Northwest ND
North Dakota State Fair Association: The Association was created for the purpose of conducting an annual North Dakota state fair and for the purpose of exhibiting at such fair the agricultural, stockbreeding, horticultural, mining, mechanical, industrial and other products and resources of this state. ND State Fair Association: About the Foundation Mission Statement The mission of the North Dakota State Fair Foundation is to develop lifelong relationships with donors to secure philanthropic gifts that will enhance and support the work of the North Dakota State Fair.