Live Music at the State Fair of Texas

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Photo by Kevin Brown/State Fair of Texas

See more than 30 live music and entertainment events at this year’s State Fair

The State Fair of Texas presents 24 days of FREE concerts on the Chevrolet Main Stage and throughout the fairgrounds, featuring a total of 77 acts as part of the live music lineup. From country to Tejano, rock to hip-hop, this year’s Chevrolet Main Stage lineup has something for everyone. And ALL included with the price of admission to the State Fair.

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The 2021 State Fair of Texas is Back!

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Howdy Folks! It’s September and that means that it’s State Fair of Texas Time!

This year’s State Fair is packed full of all the things you love. fried foods, the Texas Auto Show, and great live music on the Chevy Mainstage. Don’t miss all of the fun and entertainment of the biggest and one of the most popular events in North Texas. The 2021 exposition, themed “Howdy, Folks!,” runs September 24 through October 17 in Fair Park.

Save BIG at This Year’s State Fair

Priced from $15-$25, adult daily one-day admission to the Fair has never been more affordable! Your ticket includes access to more than 200 daily shows, concerts, activities, and exhibits, all at no extra cost. The Fair offers $10-$18 daily one-day admission for children ages 3 to 12 and seniors ages 60 and older, with free admission for children ages two and younger. Parking prices remain the same for 2021, starting at just $20.

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Cool Summer Fun at North Texas Water Parks

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As the summer temperature in North Texas starts to rise, you will want to find ways for you and your family to cool down. Nothing is cooler than spending the day at one of these area water parks.

Six Flags Over Texas- Hurricane Harbor

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From thrilling water rides like the new Banzai Pipeline, the Caribbean Chaos, to the family-friendly Splashwater Beach Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Arlington has something for everyone.

Enjoy special a Father’s Day Weekend (June 19 – June 20, 2021) and an exhilarating three-day Labor Day Weekend (September 4 – 6, 2021) with a day full of thrills and cool splashes at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor!

Get unlimited visits to Six Flags Over Texas & Hurricane Harbor with a SEASON PASS & BONUS: Buy now for FREE Season Parking

Bahama Beach Waterpark

Bahama Beach Waterpark is the perfect place to cool off this summer. Conveniently located just 10 minutes south of downtown Dallas, you can get away from it all without ever leaving townThe your and young at heart, will love spending the day in this an interactive water playground on water rides like the Calypso Cooler – Lazy River or race your family to the bottom of the 300-foot mat racing slide, the Tortuga Express.

For those who want to kick back and relax, grab a tube, wade into one of two zero depth entry beaches, and take a float down the lazy river. There are plenty of spots to relax in the shade and food and beverages to satisfy all of your appetites.

Get your Tickets Bahama Beach Waterpark: General admission 48″ and taller $15.00. Junior admission under 48″ tall $11.00. Age 2 and under are free. *Dallas resident discount are available. Season Passes: Basic Season Pass $60, Premium Season $90.

Hawaiian Falls

Whether you’re looking for a way to relax to keep the kids entertained kids on a hot, summer day, Hawaiian Falls is the place for you. With locations in The Colony, Garland, Mansfield, Roanoke and Waco Hawaiian Falls is built with the family in mind.

Purchase your Daily Admission tickets online for all Hawaiian Falls locations. Season passes are also available.


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Where to Find Your Favorite Fair Foods

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Even though we won’t be able to enjoy the Auto Show, live music concerts, the Midway, or other State Fair of Texas attractions, we can still enjoy some of our favorite ‘fair foods’ like Fletcher’s Corny Dogs.

 Big Tex Fair Food Drive-Thru 

This year, starting on September 19th, you can get Fletcher’s Corny Dogs, Pioneer Kettle Corn, and more State Fair favorites, all while social distancing and without having to get out of your car. There are a variety of packages available, starting at $65, and they include everything from a professional photo with State Fair icon Big Tex to sodas, cotton candy, and even a prize from the midway games.

Smokey John’s turkey legs, Sweet Connie’s corn on the cob, and more fair foods can also be added.

Fair Food & Photo Packages are available for these dates: 

  • September 19 – 20: Photo-only Drive-Thru experience $25. The photo-only activation will operate from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with all tickets pre-sold in three entry windows. 
  • Friday, September 25 through Sunday, September 27, 2020  
  • Friday, October 2 through Sunday, October 4, 2020 
  • Friday, October 9 through Monday, October 12, 2020 (excluding Saturday, October 10, due to the AT&T Red River Showdown football game) 
  • Thursday, October 15 through Sunday, October 18, 2020 

FAIR FOOD & PHOTO PACKAGE A – $65

Feeds Two (2) people
Includes:

  • Admission (in one vehicle) for up to eight (8) people
  • Downloadable professional photo with Big Tex
  • Two (2) Soft Drinks or Bottled Waters provided by Haworth Concessions
  • One (1) order of Jack’s French Fries
  • One (1) order of Stiffler’s Fried Oreos®
  • One (1) bag of State Fair Cotton Candy
  • One (1) bag of Pioneer Kettle Corn
  • One (1) Midway Prize
Order Package A – $65

FAIR FOOD & PHOTO PACKAGE B – $99

Feed 3-4 people
Includes:

  • Admission (in one vehicle) for up to eight (8) people
  • Downloadable professional photo with Big Tex
  • Four (4) Soft Drinks or Bottled Waters provided by Haworth Concessions
  • Two (2) orders of Jack’s French Fries
  • Two (2) orders of Stiffler’s Fried Oreos®
  • Two (2) bags of State Fair Cotton Candy
  • Two (2) bags of Pioneer Kettle Corn
  • Two (2) Midway Prizes
Order Package B – $99
More information about State Fair of Texas Cancelation.

*Photo credit Kevin Brown/State Fair of Texas