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  1. Article number 1 - Grantstand Tickets on Sale Now
  2. Article number 2 - Karaoke Contest
  3. Article number 3 - Performers Wanted
  4. Article number 4 - Concessionaires/Exhibitors wanted
  5. Article number 5 - Non-Fair Events & Spaces and Places to Rent
  • Gtranstand Tickets on Sale Now Grandstand Tickets on Sale Now

    August 28 - Skillet

    August 30 - Kellie Pickler with Amelia Eisenhauer

    September 1 - Aaron Lewis with Pat Green

    September 2, Jamey Johnson

    Septermber 5 - Summerland Tour 2016 Staring Sugar Ray, Everclear, Lit and Sponge


    Can you carry a tune? Are you known within your circle of friends for your karaoke skills? This year local talent will be showcased on the biggest stage at the Illinois and Du Quoin State Fair. The State Fairs Karaoke Contest will give one lucky fairgoer the opportunity to be an opening act on the Grandstand stage at both the 2016 Illinois State Fair and 2016 Du Quoin State Fair. Please submit an application

  • Got Talent?  The DuQuoin State fair is looking for talented groups and individuals to perform at the 2016 DuQuoin State Fair Performers Wanted

    Got Talent? The DuQuoin State fair is looking for talented groups and individuals to perform at the 2016 DuQuoin State Fair. Please submit an application

  •  Vendor / Exhibitor Application Now Available

    Are you interested in becoming a concessionaire or exhibitor during the 2016 DuQuoin State Fair? Download and complete the Application Form in order to participate in the 2016 Fair.

  •  Non-Fair Events and Space Rental

    The DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, its staff and management will cater to your needs and would welcome the opportunity to host any upcoming events you may be planning. The Fairgrounds is recognized as a leading multi-use venue and offers the finest in service and recreational opportunities available anywhere.

    We look forward to having you as our guest and hope to see you soon.

    Check out the Non-Fair Events Schedule

    Download a Space Rental Application Form

Upcoming Events:

Street Machines
Friday Jun 24-26
Illinois Jr. rodeo
Friday Jul 1-3
Amy Hanson
AMA Racing
Friday Jul 1-6
Flea Market
Sunday Jul 3
John Crouch

Non-Fair Events, Click here to see how you can host your events at the DuQuoin Fairgrounds

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