The fair runs from Aug. 4-20 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis.
The process of adopting new construction and design rules could take up to two years.
Indiana State Fair officials say overall attendance this year was down.
A 2014 law allowed the Indiana State Fair to sell alcohol again, but some are worried the expansion of alcohol sales will go too far.
This final argument in the three-year long battle came down to language on the back of an invoice.
The Indiana State Fair is typically themed after an agriculture product, but this year it is focusing on the people who produce those goods.
Jordyn Polet was 10 years old when the disaster at Sugarland‘s state fair concert killed seven people and injured 107.
The parties involved in a lawsuit filed after the Indiana State Fair stage collapse in 2011 are nearing a settlement.
This year's Indiana State Fair attendance was the third highest on record.
Indiana State Fair officials say they hope selling alcohol provides fair-goers a chance to learn about the state's craft breweries and wineries.