Activities

Exhibits

4-H and FFA Exhibits

LOCATION: Oklahoma Expo Hall

Oklahoma 4-H and FFA students work hard all year to get their projects ready for the Fair in hopes of winning a blue ribbon! Get out of the hot sun and check out the talents of these students.

 

AGtropolis

LOCATION: Oklahoma Expo Hall

AGtropolis is an agricultural education adventure! It presents Oklahoma’s rich agricultural industry in a kid-friendly environment, allowing you a first-hand look at the farm-to-market process. With animals, exhibits and demonstrations around every corner, AGtropolis is one of the most visited destinations at the State Fair! Fairgoers can find daily demonstrations, the Barnyard Birthing Center and live surgeries performed by the OVMA Veterinarians. Insect Adventure is back with expert entomologists from OSU will be on hand throughout the State Fair to give you the best in insect education. View more info

 

Animal Surgical Suite

LOCATION:Oklahoma Expo Hall

Veterinarians from the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) will perform live surgeries each weekend at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to show the entire spaying/neutering process of a dog. Veterinarians will explain everything taking place during the surgery and answer all your questions.

New in 2018: OVMA Veterinarians will narrate live physical examinations of pets, offering inside information as to what a veterinarian is looking for (and finding) when they examine your animal. Additionally, veterinarians will offer education, information and discussion regarding many current agriculturally related topics.

 

Antique Tractor Display

LOCATION: South of the Oklahoma Expo Hall

See these amazingly preserved beauties on Wichita Walk between the Oklahoma Expo Hall and The Pavilion. They may be antiques, but they still have spark and their engines will fire up on Wednesday, September 19, at noon during the Senior Day Parade.

 

Auto Show

LOCATION: The Pavilion

See what’s new and shiny in the world of automobiles. The very best will be on display every day. With the newest models from Chevrolet, Ford, Dodge and more there's sure to be something you'll want to ride home in. Don't forget to try your hand at a friendly game of putt putt on the mini golf course!

 

Barnyard Birthing Center

LOCATION: Oklahoma Expo Hall

The Barnyard Birthing Center allows Fairgoers the opportunity to learn about animal husbandry including the birthing process, as well as veterinary science and responsible pet ownership. The Birthing Center serves as a gateway to the livestock, horse and other agricultural events taking place here. Mother Nature dictates all, but you may get lucky enough to witness the miracle of life - if not, you will still get a chance to see these newest animals.

 

Clydesdale Alley

LOCATION: Super Barn

Don't miss these beautiful and behemoth horses presented by Express Clydesdales. Of a rare black and white color, the Express Clydesdales average 17-18 hands, or six feet high, at the shoulder and weigh more than 2,000 pounds each. Their hooves are the size of dinner plates and their shoes weigh more than three pounds each.

 

Creative Arts Exhibits

LOCATION: Creative Arts Building

The Creative Arts Building features beautiful and unique handmade exhibits by Oklahoma crafters and artisans. There are alos demonstrations of unique disciplines within the creative arts such as pottery making, decorating, metal-sculpting and more!

 

Great American Petting Zoo & Pony Trail Ride

LOCATION: West lawn of Oklahoma Expo Hall

Once inside, this petting zoo has no barriers so all animals run freely. You’re going to love it! After the zoo, let your l'il cowboys and cowgirls saddle up and hit the trail sittin' high atop their own horse and goin' their own pace. No going round and round on this pony ride.

 

The Hands-On Spot

LOCATION: Modern Living Building

Three zones - brain, action and creative - make up The Hands-On Spot. Come and test your wits in the brain zone with brain teasers, life-size chess and robotics. The action zone will test your balance, stamina and hand-eye coordination during Pickleball with the Greater Oklahoma City Pickleball Club. In the creative zone, let loose and find your inner artist, you might surprise yourself with how creative you are.

Hours
Sundays – Monday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Tuesday: Noon – 9 p.m.
Wednesday - Thursday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.


 

JFK Exhibition 

LOCATION: Bennett Event Center

Take a step back in time when you enter the JFK Exhibition – the largest traveling JFK Exhibition in the country. It displays hundreds of authentic items from his life and presidency, including one of his presidential limousines, and last White House event invitations and programs dated November 20, 1963. Climb aboard JFK’s Air Force One replica to see how he took to the sky and also from the Oval Office to govern our nation.

Tickets are $5 for adults (ages 12 & older).

Hours
Sunday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.


 

Oklahoma Frontier Experience 

LOCATION: Oklahoma Frontier Experience

As soon as you pass through the rugged entrances and split rail fencing, you’ll wonder if you’ve left the Oklahoma State Fair and entered the Wild West! Oklahoma Frontier Experience is an interactive discovery zone that steps back in time through shows, demonstrations, and activities designed to give both city slickers and country folk an experience they will never forget. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. View more info

 

Oklahoma Student Art Exhibits

LOCATION: Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center

Thousands of photos from amateur Oklahoma photographers are on display along with original artwork from Oklahoma K-12 students.

 

Spirit of Oklahoma Plaza

LOCATION: North of Creative Arts Building

This historical exhibit uses sculptures and displays to honor Oklahoma and the Oklahoma State Fair. Stroll through the arches and reminisce about days gone by.