DuQuoin State Fair 2023 – Illinois, USA

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.

Start Date

Friday, August 25, 2023

End Date

Monday, September 4, 2023

Event Location

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: ‚Äč618-542-1541

Social Media Profiles

  • Twitter: @DQStateFair
  • Facebook: @duquoinstatefair



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  1. 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?

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