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Fair St. Louis: America's Biggest Birthday Party


  • Art Hill 1 Fine Arts Drive St. Louis, MO, 63110 United States (map)

Fair Hours:

  • Sunday, July 2 – Gates Open at 1 p. / Fireworks at 9:35 p.
  • Monday, July 3 – Gates Open at 4 p. / Fireworks at 10 p.
  • Tuesday, July 4 – Gates open at 1p. / Fireworks at 9:35 p.

Fair Schedule:

  • For full schedule of entertainment, activities and updates, please visit: www.fairsaintlouis.org. Below is just general info and main performers.                
  • Please note: Schedule and times are subject to change.

Saturday, July 1

  • 135th VP Parade (America’s Birthday Parade) begins at 9:30 a.m. at Broadway and Market Street in downtown St. Louis – NOT in Park!

Sunday, July 2

  • Fair Saint Louis opens in Forest Park at 1 p.m.
  • Family entertainment in the Purina/Ameren Festival Zone, STEAM Exhibit presented by SCOPE, zip line and human slingshot rides, The Fairway, and the Interactive Zone.
  • Performance by SuperDuperKyle and Akon on the #FairSTL Stage.
  • Fireworks presented by Enterprise Rent-A-Car/Edward Jones at 9:35 p.m.

Monday, July 3

  • Fair Saint Louis opens in Forest Park at 4 p.m.
  • Family entertainment in the Purina/Ameren Festival Zone, STEAM Exhibit presented by SCOPE, zip line and human slingshot rides, The Fairway, and the Interactive Zone.
  • Performances by Eve 6, Sister Hazel and 3 DOORS DOWN on the #FairSTL Stage.
  • Fireworks presented by Enterprise Rent-A-Car/Edward Jones at 10 p.m.

Tuesday, July 4

  • Fair Saint Louis opens in Forest Park at 1 p.m.
  • Family entertainment in the Purina/Ameren Festival Zone, STEAM Exhibit presented by SCOPE, zip line and human slingshot rides, The Fairway, and the Interactive Zone.
  • Salute to the Troops on the #FairSTL Stage at 5:35 p.m.
  • Performances by Matt Stillwell, Dan + Shay and Jake Owen on the #FairSTL Stage.
  • Fireworks presented by Enterprise Rent-A-Car/Edward Jones at 9:35 p.m.