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The Campgrounds feature spaces that accommodate full hook-up and primitive camping. We offer 140 sites on our campus with full seasonal hook-ups (water, electricity and sewer).

Rates for sites requesting a hook-up are $35 per day plus 7% state tax. Any sites using no hook-ups are $30 per day plus 7% state tax. These rates are subject to change.

RESERVATIONS

Our campus operates as a drive-up campgrounds. Reservations are only required during high-volume days (see below) and the Indiana State Fair. If you plan on camping during these dates, even if you're not attending that event, you still must make a reservation.

There are no refunds for cancellations on advance reservations.


Questions? Please contact us at camping@indianastatefair.com.

Interested in camping
options during the Fair?

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camping information

We are currently taking online reservations for the following events:

  • Click Here to make camping reservations for The Exposition (June 7-13, 2020)
  • Click Here to make camping reservations for Mecum Auctions Indy (May 12-17, 2020)
  • Camping reservations for the Indiana State Fair (reservation dates: July 25-Aug. 31, 2020) will open online May 1 at 10AM ET

CHECK-IN PROCEDURE

Enter the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center at Gate 6 (via Fall Creek Parkway) and drive straight ahead to the Campgrounds. Once parked, call the number located on the electrical box and an employee will come to complete your check-in and unlock the electrical box.


FEATURES

  • Year-round camping
  • Indoor showers and flush toilets
  • Washers and dryers
  • Electricity and sewer hook-ups
  • Water at campsites (seasonal)
  • Sanitary dumping stations ($10)
  • Potable water (except during winter months)

SECURITY

The Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center provides 24-hour security. They can be reached at 317-927-7520.


Frequently Asked Questions

Camp Site Information

Is the site full hook-up?


Are there showers available?


Are campfires allowed?


Can I bring my pets?


Is there a dumping station?


Can campers have golf carts?

Reservations

Do I need a reservation?


How do I check-in?


What is the phone number for Security?


Is there a check out time?


Do you offer a long-term camping rate?

Misc. Information

Are the camping spots pull through?


Can campers have packages delivered to the Fairgrounds?


How full will the campgrounds be for events outside of the State Fair?

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