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Come out and see us at the Socket Pig Races at the Missouri State Fair! Socketeers will be in attendance on August 11 (Thurs), 13 (Sat) and 20 (Sat).

Find us under a big tent, next to the Gerken Dairy Center - follow the sound of squeals and cheers.

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Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our concert ticket giveaway!
Jason Aldean - Glenn Banks
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Travis Welch
Championship Bull Riding - Sierra Rudder
Winners - claim your prize ASAP by calling 1-800-762-5383 ext. 181 and asking for Danielle or Tia.

Thanks to everyone who entered!

Photo Gallery

Check out our great photos from the 2009 Socket Pig Races.

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Greased Lightning





Last year we gave out Greased Lightning shirts at the pig races.


Hedrick's Racing Pigs


Brother Elroy from Herick's Racing Pigs gets introduced at the 2010 Missouri State Fair.



Socket is proud to sponsor the pig races.





Socketeer Tia Stratman accepts a sponsor appreciation gift on behalf of Socket from the fair queen at the 2010 Missouri State Fair.

The crowd enjoys the Socket pig races.





The crowd awaits the pig races at the 2010 Missouri State Fair.

Little cowboy with his Socket balloon.





A young cowboy enjoys a ride around the fairgrounds with his Socket balloon.

Socketeers pass out balloons after the pig races.





Socketeers pass out purple Socket balloons after the Socket pig races at the Missouri State Fair.


Even a tiger came to the Socket pig races.





Even a tiger made it out to the Socket pig races.


The crowd waits for the Socket pig races to start.

The crowd waits for the Socket pig races to start.


Socket celebrity pigs - Hamma Montana and Squealy Nelson





Young pig race fans pose as Hamma Montana and Squealy Nelson at the 2011 Missouri State Fair Socket Pig Races.

A young fairgoer watches the Socket pig races.





A young fairgoer enjoys the pig races.

Check out more pictures from previous years.




2009 Missouri State Fair

2008 Missouri State Fair