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Buy Tickets and Coupons

Buy your tickets to the biggest celebration of “All Things Texan” before you get to the gates.

Purchasing your tickets online to the State Fair of Texas is quick and easy. No need to wait in lines at admission booths, you can walk right straight to the gates with your tickets in hand.

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Your admission ticket to the State Fair includes more than 100 family-friendly activities, shows, concerts on the Chevrolet Main Stage, nightly Starlight Parade and so much more!

 

Coupons Delivered to your Mailbox and Print-At-Home Tickets

The State Fair is offering new ticketing services for 2016. Visitors will be able to purchase $50 packages of food/ride coupons in online and have them delivered to their home from June 6 to September 25.

Beginning August 1, visitors may buy general admission tickets online and print tickets at home or  have them scanned from their mobile devices.

2016 Combo Packs

Once again, the State Fair will offer admission ticket and food/ride coupon Combo Packs. State Fair Combo Packs offer the best in savings on the fairgrounds. State Fair Combo Packages are ONLY available online.

  What’s included Price On Sale
Season Pass Combo Pack  (SAVE $35) (2) Season Passes(1) $50 food/ride coupon pack $95 June 6, 2016
$69 Admission Combo Pack (2) General Admission Tickets(1) $50 food/ride coupon pack $69 August 1, 2016
$99 Family 4-Pack   (4) General Admission Tickets(1) $50 food/ride coupon pack $99 August 1, 2016
$189 Admission Combo Pack (Best Value) (4) General Admission Tickets(3) $50 food/ride coupon pack $189 August 1, 2016

 

2016 Ticket and Coupon Prices

Ticket / Package Type Price at Gate  Online Price On Sale
Season Pass $39.95 $39.95 June 6, 2016
Season Pass Combo Pack Not Available $69 June 6, 2016
General Admission $18 $16 August 1, 2016
Child Ticket (under 48” in height) $14 $12 August 1, 2016
Child Ticket (Age 2 and under) FREE Not Available August 1, 2016
Senior Ticket (Ages 60 and over)* $14 $12 August 1, 2016
Food & Ride Coupons Sold in packages 100 coupons online  (coupons are $.50 each) Sheets at coupons booths are $10 each $50 packs August 1, 2016
$69 Admission Combo Pack Not Available $69 August 1, 2016
$99 Family 4-Pack Not Available $99 August 1, 2016
$189 Admission Combo Pack Not Available $189 August 1, 2016

* Seniors are FREE every Thursday of the Fair (October 6, 13 & 20, 2016), compliments of Seniorific News.

 

24-Day Admission with State Fair Season Pass

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A State Fair Season Pass equals 24 days of fun for just $39.95. That just $1.66 per day to say “Howdy” to Big Tex 24 times, sing along at 24 concerts on the Chevrolet Main Stage, catch 24 pig races, visit the livestock barns 24 times, see 24 Mattress Firm Illumination Sensation, and so much more!

In addition to 24 days of admission to the State Fair, Season Pass holders receive:

  • • FREE commemorative Big Tex photo
  • • FREE Midway game
  • • FREE single-day Bring-A-Friend ticket
  • • Discounts on State Fair merchandise and cookbook

 

Plan Your Trip to the Fair

Planning your trip to the State Fair of Texas is quick and simple:

  • • Buy your tickets and coupons online
  • • Check out the daily schedule and create an itinerary of your favorite activities
  • • Print your State Fair map
  • • Head to the State Fair of Texas and say “howdy” to Big Tex!

For additional savings on State Fair admission, see our 2016 ticket discounts.