North Dakota State Fair Center

North Dakota



The beautiful and functional North Dakota State Fair Center has over 250,000 square feet of space for your wedding celebration. The unique design of the center offers a comfortable setting for any type of wedding. From large to small wedding receptions, the Center has the space equipment and expertise to help you create the event you want. Experienced staff and support services are second to none, making the planning process as smooth as possible. Your guests will be in awe from the moment they arrive at the large building. Sleek windows set the stage for a gorgeous celebration ahead. Inside, large ceilings, neutral tones and simple colors surround the space allowing you to transform the large room into the wedding you’ve always envisioned. Gather your family and friends at North Dakota State Fair Center for a wedding you’ll never forget.

Venue Style

Event Center, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 3000 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $375 to $1,200 for a reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. Additional fees may apply, please inquire with venue for exact pricing.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at North Dakota State Fair Center is estimated at between $4,433 and $9,977 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Dance area
Stage available for an additional fee
Groom's dressing area available for an additional fee

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight