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About Us

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Our Mission

Maryland State Fair & Agricultural Society, Inc. is a private 501 (c) (3) non-profit dedicated to supporting agriculture education and preserving and promoting Maryland’s agricultural roots by providing competitions and events showcasing Maryland’s premier industry, agriculture.

About the State Fair

Each year, staff, volunteers, and board members spend countless hours planning and preparing for the annual Maryland State Fair. Held at the Maryland State Fairgrounds since 1879, the Maryland State Fair is the largest ticketed event and celebration of agriculture in Maryland. Known for delicious food, tons of free entertainment, world famous concerts, and animals galore, there is something for everyone at the Maryland State Fair!


Maryland State Fair & Agricultural Society, Inc., thank you for your contribution to our non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. Your generous gift will help us to provide agricultural education to youth and the public throughout Maryland and surrounding states, and to give support to the agriculture industry for its future. We could not continue our mission without you!

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