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2022 Indiana State Fair is Now Accepting Requests for Media Credentials

Applications for media credentials are now open to personnel currently working in print, online or broadcast news media producing original content for the purpose of reporting on the 2022 Indiana State Fair, July 29-August 21 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center, 1202 E. 38 th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46205. To access the Indiana State Fair Media Credential request form, please click on the following link:

Indiana State Fair - Media Application Link

Once your application has been received, we will review and email you back regarding its status. Submitting an application does not guarantee its approval as requests are reviewed on a case-by-case basis

To receive credentials by mail, you must apply by Monday, July 25th. Credentials requested after July 25th will need to be picked up at the Indiana State Fairgrounds’ Communications Building located at 1202 E, 38th Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46205. Please call ahead to schedule a pick-up time.

All media credentials MUST be picked up by Thursday, July 28th. For more information, contact:

Please note: The Indiana State Fair will be closed Mondays and Tuesdays throughout the Fair.

Thank you for your interest in covering the 165th Indiana State Fair!

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For additional information and/or interview requests, please contact:

Anna Whelchel
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