Discount Tickets in Advance
Saving on tickets to the State Fair of Texas has never been easier. You can buy discounted tickets in advance OR save at the gate.
4 Ways to SAVE When You Buy Tickets Online
Buying your State Fair tickets online saves you time and money. Buy your admission tickets and your food & ride coupons online AND have them delivered right to your mailbox or your inbox.
- • Online Tickets are $2 LESS than tickets purchased at the State Fair gate.
- • Season Pass Combo Packs (includes 2 Season Passes and 100 food & ride coupons) are just $95 – that is a $35 SAVINGS.
- • $99 Family 4-Pack (includes 4 general admission tickets and 100 food & ride coupons.) A 26% SAVING.
- • Attending the Fair with 20 of your closest friends? Buy discounted group tickets online and SAVE up to $7 per ticket.
Buy tickets and coupons online today and go straight to the fun! No need to wait in lines at the ticket booth, you can walk right to gates with your tickets in hand.
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New for 2016 – Coupons Delivered to Your Mailbox and Print-at-Home Tickets
The State Fair is offering new ticketing services for 2016. Fair attendees will be able to purchase $50 packages of food/ride coupons online and have them delivered to their home from June 6th to September 25th.
Beginning August 1st, fairgoers can buy their tickets online and print their general admission tickets at home OR open their tickets and have them scanned from their phones.
Purchase Discount Tickets Through
State Fair Partners
DART GoPass – Any Day Discount
Buy discounted tickets to the State Fair of Texas right from your DART GoPass app. General Admission tickets are just $16 and child/senior tickets are $12. You can also buy a DART pass to the Fair. Both your DART pass and your Fair tickets will be right there on your phone and scanned at the gates. Tickets go on sale September 12, 2016.
Kroger – Discounted General Admission / Season Passes
Advance purchase General Admission tickets are $16.50. A Season Pass is $34.95. They may be purchased at the check-out counter or at the service desk. A State Fair season pass includes a one-day companion ticket (good Monday-Friday). Tickets go on sale September 1, 2016.
Discounts Good ANY Day of the Fair
Opportunities for half-price admission tickets any day of the week.
Dr Pepper HALF PRICE After 5 – Any day after 5 p.m.
Enjoy all the State Fair has to offer after 5 p.m. and save. Bring an empty Dr Pepper can after 5 p.m. each day and admission is HALF PRICE. One can per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
McDonald’s – Any Day Discount
Discount coupons are available at McDonald’s locations throughout North Texas on tray liners and bag stuffers. Bring coupon to the gate and SAVE $5 off general admission tickets or HALF OFF a children’s tickets (with purchase of general admission). One coupon per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
OneMain Financial – Military Appreciation Day, Sept. 30
The State Fair is kicking off its 2016 event with Military Appreciation Day, in partnership with OneMain Financial. On Opening Day of the Fair – Friday, September 30, 2016 – all active military, retired military and veterans receive FREE admission when they present valid documentation of military service at the gate. Spouses of service men and women with a valid Military Spouse ID and accompanying children under the age of 18 also receive FREE admission.
Valid documentation of military service must be presented at the gate and includes valid Military ID Cards and Military Spouse ID Cards. For information on how to obtain your Military ID Card before your visit to the Fair, contact your military branch or go to www.cac.mil. Offer and ticket valid only September 30, 2016.
Dasani – HALF-PRICE Opening Day, Sept. 30
Bring a full 20 oz. bottle of Dasani water (or any 20 oz. Coca-Cola product) for donation to the North Texas Food Bank to State Fair gates and get a coupon for HALF PRICE admission on opening day (September 30, 2016). One donation per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Dr Pepper $5 Tuesdays – Any Tuesday (Oct. 4, 11 and 18, 2016)
Bring an empty Dr Pepper can and receive a coupon for a $5 admission ticket to the State Fair.
One can per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Tuesday Savings extend to the Midway – most rides are 6 coupons on Tuesdays.
Midway discounts exclude the Thrillway and the Texas Star.
$4 Admission- Any Wednesday (Oct.5, 12 and 19, 2016)
Bring 4 cans of food for donation to State Fair gates any Wednesday of the Fair and receive a coupon for a $4 admission ticket. Enjoy the Fair for just $4 and help stock the North Texas Food Bank. One (4 can) donation per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Senior Days FREE Admission – Any Thursday (Oct. 6, 13 and 20, 2016)
Senior citizens 60 years and better get into the Fair FREE every Thursday of the State Fair. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Coca-Cola $6 Thursdays – Any Thursday (Oct. 6, 13 and 20, 2016)
Bring an empty 20 oz. bottle of a Coca-Cola product and receive a coupon for a $6 admission ticket to the State Fair. One bottle per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Save on great Fair food with the Thrifty Thursday Program.
Save on everything from cotton candy to funnel cakes. Most items between two and seven coupons.
KISS-FM Fridays – Any Friday (Oct. 7, 14 and 21, 2016)
SAVE $5 on general admission tickets to the State Fair on Fridays. Download and print a coupon from the KISS-FM website. Bring the coupon to the gate and admission to the Fair is $13. One coupon per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
Discounted Group Tickets
Attending the State Fair with a group of friends? Looking for a fun company outing? The State Fair of Texas offers discounted group tickets for groups as small as 20.
Package pricing for admission tickets and food & ride coupons.