The 2019 Maryland State Fair will take place from August 23rd, 2019 through September 2nd, 2019 with Preview Night on August 22nd. Come as early as 9AM to see the beginning of Livestock and Horse shows. Buildings and Midway Rides, Game & Food open at Noon on Weekdays and 10AM on Weekends & Labor Day and close at 10PM. RIdes may stay open later. Enjoy the Fair!