The DuQuoin State Fair is annually held at the beautiful, multi-purpose fairgrounds on Executive Drive. The fair was first held in the year 1923. It has been owned and operated by the State of Illinois since 1986. The fair features livestock, entertainment, exhibits, rodeos, harness racing, auto racing, and more. In 2023, the eleven-day, Du Quoin State Fair will take place from Friday, August 25 to Monday, September 4.
Friday, August 25, 2023
Monday, September 4, 2023
DuQuoin State Fairgrounds
655 Executive Drive, Du Quoin, IL 62832, United States
- Weekdays: 2:00 pm to Midnight
- Weekends & Labor Day: 10:00 am to Midnight
- Administration: 618-542-1515
- Ticket Office: 618-542-1535
- Fax: 618-542-1541
Social Media Profiles
- Twitter: @DQStateFair
- Facebook: @duquoinstatefair
I don’t see anything in the events planned for this year’s fair indicating times and dates for harness horse racing. This is what I remember most about the fair. Will there be any racing events this year?