The Kansas State Fair announced that 315,273 people went through the gates at their 2022 event held September 9-18 in Hutchinson, versus 281,981 in 2021.
The Nex-Tech Grandstand concerts were well attended, and initial projections show carnival attendance trending over last year. Food and commercial vendors were also enthusiastic with their early sales projections.
Sponsorships also increased this year. “We have phenomenal partners and sponsors. I couldn’t be more pleased with the level of commitment our sponsors have shown us,” stated General Manager Bryan Schulz. “We would also like to thank all who attended, and want to build on this year’s success as we think ahead to 2023.”
The 2023 Fair is scheduled for September 8-17 in Hutchinson. Visit www.kansasstatefair.com to learn more.