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Get a Display Booth at the SC State Fair

Looking to promote or sell your product or services? Our limited business categories mean you'll have little to no sales competition.

Information and Reservations

Contact Marty More

Send an email to MMore@SponsorSource.com or call 301.990.2700.

Our sponsor agency, SponsorSource, handles all commercial vendors.

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Inside v. Outside Vendors

Inside space is available for everyone, while outside space is limited and reserved for sponsors.

Inside Vendors

As an inside vendor, you'll receive "Deal of the Day" marketing benefits to drive traffic to your location. (Not available for non-profits and government organizations.)

Our inside vendors must have experience working with other fairs, and visuals for their booths.

Indoor Space Categories

  • Big Ticket Retail Partners: Promote or sell items that cost $100 or more, on average.
  • Small Ticket Retail Partners: Promote or sell items that cost less than $100, on average.
  • Non-Profit or Government Organizations

Outside Vendors

Outside space is reserved for sponsors, with a minimum size of 10x10. Each outside location will include a package of sponsorship and marketing benefits, based on your investment.


Am I eligible to be a sponsor or a commercial exhibitor?

Our display booth availability is broken into three categories with different benefits, related directly to overall investment.

Sponsors and Commercial Exhibitors

You're eligible to be a sponsor or retail partner if one of these applies:

  • You do business in other markets.
  • You have a recognizable regional or national name.
  • You are part of a franchise.
  • You are part of a traveling exhibit that participates in other fairs.
  • You are generally considered a corporate entity or distributor.
  • You are a mobile marketing partner.
  • You fall into the home improvement, windows, out building, retail operations, cookware, bedding, cutlery, travel, energy, utilities, banking, or health care business categories.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Priority on premium booth locations (end caps, entrances, etc.)
  • Secure exclusive or semi-exclusive status in your business category.
  • Marketing support to drive traffic to your business before, during, and after the fair.
  • On-site extras, like hanging displays and taller banners.
  • "Sponsor of the Day" promotion in our daily fair communications.
  • Lock in multi-year participation with same booth location.

Commercial Exhibitor Benefits

You're eligible to be a vendor if these apply: 

  • Priority on premium booth locations (end caps, entrances, etc.)
  • On-site extras, like hanging displays and taller banners.
  • "Sponsor of the Day" promotion in our daily fair communications.
  • Lock in multi-year participation with same booth location.
  • You are a local business.
  • You are a government or non-profit organization that does not operate as a commercial entity.
  • You are not part of a franchise.
  • You do not do business in other markets.
  • You are not a recognizable national company name.
  • You would be considered a small, family business.