Monday – Friday 2 p.m. to Midnight
Saturday/Sunday/Labor Day 11 a.m. to Midnight
Any college student with a current student ID will receive free admission to the fair
While Governor Rauner attends much of the Du Quoin State Fair, today is his day to host special guests.
Veterans and their immediate family members are admitted to the grounds for free today. Thank you for your service to our country!
The Du Quoin State Fair is proud to salute Illinois agriculture. Our state's number one industry! Today we recognize our youth exhibitors who are passionate and committed to Illinois agriculture.
Illinois Democrats host special guests and special events on this day.
Fair visitors 60 and older are admitted to the fairgrounds for free.
The Du Quoin State Fair salutes tourism and the value it brings to the state.
The Du Quoin State Fair wants to thank our amazing sponsors for their commitment to the Du Quoin State Fair. Thank you for joining us to offer fun, family friendly events throughout the day.
The Du Quoin State Fair honors past and current coal miners for their hard work and dedication to an industry that has made southern Illinois so great.
The Du Quoin State Fair is proud to honor all policemen, firemen, and EMTs who are on the front lines everyday. All first responders who present their badge will receive free admission to the fair on this day.
Families from throughout southern Illinois are invited send the summer out in style by attending the Du Quoin State Fair.