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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 straight to the gates with your tickets in hand.

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 online and have them delivered to their home between 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.

Buy Online

2016 State Fair 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 &
$50 food/ride coupon pack

$95

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$69 Admission Combo Pack

2 General Admission tickets &
$50 food/ride coupon pack

$69

August 1, 2016
$99 Family 4-Pack

4 General Admission tickets &
$50 food/ride coupon pack

$99

August 1, 2016
$189 Admission Combo Pack

4 General Admission tickets &
$150 food/ride coupon pack

$189

August 1, 2016

2016 Ticket and Coupon Prices

 
Price at Gate
Online Price
On Sale
Season Pass

$39.95

$39.95

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General Admission

$18

$16

August 1, 2016
Child Ticket
(under 48" in height)

$14

$12

August 1, 2016
Child Ticket
(Ages 2 and under)

FREE

Not Available

August 1, 2016
Senior Ticket
(Ages 60 and better)*

$14

$12

August 1, 2016
Food & Ride Coupons
Sold in pkgs of 100
(coupons are worth $.50 each)

Sheets of 20 coupons sold for $10
at State Fair booths

$50 packs

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

24-Day Admission with State Fair Season Pass

A State Fair Season Pass equals 24 days of fun for just $39.95. That’s 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
Buy Your Season Pass

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.