The Florida State Fairgrounds is located in Tampa, Florida. In addition to holding the annual Florida State Fair, the Fairgrounds hosts a wide variety of other events throughout the year.The fairgrounds cover over 355 acres (1.44 km2), with many different types of buildings.
The mission of the Florida State Fair Authority is to create positive entertainment experiences through:
- The annual Florida State Fair
- A variety of year-round events quality competitive programs
- A commitment to agriculture, education and community service
- A focus on new opportunities