Registration opens for Largest Classroom event at South Dakota State Fair

HURON — Registration is now open for South Dakota’s Largest Classroom at the 2023 South Dakota State Fair.

The Largest Classroom event is a field trip for students including opportunities to learn hands-on and see exhibits at a variety of educational learning centers that may not be available to individual school districts or part of typical curriculums. The adventure will take place on Thursday, Aug. 31, and Friday, Sept. 1.

South Dakota’s Largest Classroom program is open to public, private, and home schools. The program is free to students, teachers, and chaperones. Lunch and parking will also be provided by the South Dakota State Fair. Teachers are encouraged to register as soon as possible; the registration form can be obtained at or by calling 605.353.7340

Participating schools can take part in specialized programming, including watching Farmer Phil and visiting Aussie Kingdom. They can also visit the Game, Fish, and Parks Area, the Dakotaland Museum, FFA Ag Adventure Center, and much more.

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The 2023 South Dakota State Fair runs Thursday, Aug. 31, through Monday, Sept. 4. Channel Seeds preview night will be Wednesday, August 30.

For information about the South Dakota State Fair, contact the Fair office at 800-529-0900, visit or find them on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.