DNR at the State Fair
The 2021 Indiana State Fair is July 30 - August 22.
For more information, please visit the Indiana State Fair website.
The Natural Resources Building on the north side of the fairgrounds offers exhibits and demonstrations from many Indiana DNR divisions. It's air conditioned and has public restrooms. There's also a fish display and butterfly garden. DNR employees staff an info booth to answer questions. The Mother Mercantile store sells DNR, State Park and outdoor-themed merchandise. In back of the building is the DNR Fishin' Pond, where children 5-17 can try their hand at fishing (registration required). Demonstrations and lectures - including the popular raptor show - takes place at the covered amphitheater.