The Fairgrounds Mission
Our mission is to preserve and enhance the Fairgrounds and the annual State Fair for the benefit of all citizens of Indiana.
To be a premier year-round gathering place that maximizes its resources to host a wide range of diverse activities. To be recognized as the best State Fair in the country, showcasing agriculture & youth in an educational and entertaining environment.
We believe in:
- Agriculture as our foundation
- Operating in a safe and fiscally conscious manner
- Investing in our customers, our personnel, and our facilities
- Striving toward a more self-sufficient financial model
- Building family memories and traditions for future generations
- Responsible stewardship of this historic and treasured state institution
- Constant innovation and dynamic, relevant presentations