State Fair Park Construction
The buildings and grounds at State Fair Park have undergone many renovations over the years to accommodate the associations, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers using our facilities to reach more than two million consumers each year.
Currently there are minor improvements taking place at State Fair Park. Check back for more information on future State Fair Park improvements.
Bennett Event Center
The Bennett Event Center is NOW OPEN for business. In the coming months you will find the following shows in the BEC: the OKC Home & Garden Show, An Affair of the Heart, the Leake Classic Car Show & Auction, the OKC Auto Show, the RV Super Show and the OKC Farm Show. It offers, among other amenities, 201,000 square-foot of contiguous floor space. Thanks to MAPS 3, the BEC opened debt-free!
The BEC offers current State Fair Park clients the ability to expand and enhance their events, while bringing new national and international shows to Oklahoma. The BEC is the largest event space in Oklahoma City.
About MAPS 3
On December 8, 2009, Oklahoma City voters passed the third Metropolitan Area Projects (MAPS 3) initiative. MAPS 3 is a seven-year, nine month, one-cent sales tax initiative that began on April 1, 2010, to improve the quality of life in Oklahoma City. The initiative funds eight projects, including improvements to State Fair Park.