Florida State Fairgrounds

The Florida State Fair is held annually at the Fairgrounds, but you'll find many other activities here as well. The 355-acre fairgrounds are configured to meet the needs of any event, large or small. Major event facilities include Expo Hall, Entertainment Hall, Charles M. Davis Special Events Center, Charlie Lykes Arena, and the Equestrian Pavilion.  Top name events have included Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Volvo International World Cup Horse Jumping, Disney On Ice, the Tour of World Figure Skating Champions, the R.V. Supershow, Florida's Largest Home Show, the Buckler's Craft Show, and the Florida State Boat and Sports Show.  Top name performers have included Reba McIntire, LeAnn Rimes & Brain White, Alabama, Black Crowes, The Allman Brothers, Peter Frampton, Robyn Trower, Little Feat, Lee Greenwood, Johnny Cash, and Roy Clark.  Numerous rodeos, concerts, steer shows, jousting events, display and demonstration activities are held at the fairgrounds.

Directions from Tampa
Take I-275 North toward I-4/Ocala/Orlando. Merge onto I-4 East via Exit 45B toward Orlando, and take the US 301 South Exit, #7, toward US 301 S/Riverview/State Fairgrounds. Fair entrance will be on your immediate right.

Directions from St. Petersburg/Clearwater
Take I-275 North toward I-4/Ocala/Orlando. Merge onto I-4 East via Exit 45B toward Orlando, and take the US 301 South Exit, #7, toward US 301 S/Riverview/State Fairgrounds. Fair entrance will be on your immediate right.

Directions from Sarasota
Take I-75 North toward Tampa. Take Exit 260B onto MLK Jr. Blvd East/FL-574 West. Go West approximately 2.5 miles. Fair entrance will be on your right after US Hwy 301.

Directions from Orlando
I-4 West toward Tampa. Take the US 301 Exit, #7, toward US-92 W Hillsborough Ave./Busch Gardens, and merge onto US 301 South toward Riverview/State Fairgrounds. Fair entrance will be on your immediate right.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Volvo International World Cup Horse Jumping, Disney On Ice, the Tour of World Figure Skating Champions, the R.V. Supershow, Florida's Largest Home Show, Reba McIntire, the Buckler's Craft Show, and the Florida State Boat and Sports Show.

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  • Florida State Fairgrounds
  • 4800 US Highway 301
  • Tampa, FL 33610
  • 813-621-7821
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