Groups at the State Fair

Save big when you take your group to the State Fair of Texas!

Does your office attend the Fair each year?  Do you have a large group of friends who like to visit Big Tex? Then the Fair has some BIG SAVINGS for you.

Buy your group tickets in advance and SAVE more than 33%. Group tickets are discounted up to $8 per ticket – that is some Texas-sized savings. Plus, you can also buy pre-loaded Midway Game Card and Food & Ride Coupons in advance for your group.  The group sales team can help you get everything you need for a day of fun at the Fair delivered right to your door.

This year, skip the lines and plan a great day for your group at the State Fair of Texas.  For assistance in purchasing your tickets, call 214-565-2917.


Group Size


Online Price


Gate Price

20 to 249 people$12.00$18.00
250+ people$10.00$18.00

Call 214-565-2917 or email groupsales@bigtex.com to book your group today. 

ALL NEW this year.  Group Value Packs.

You pick the package that is right for your group, the Fair does the rest.  Each package is a full day of FUN for your group.  Value Packs include admission tickets, Food & Ride Coupons and $10 Midway Game Cards.


Group Value Packs


Only Available Online


Savings

20-Person Value Pack
Includes: (20) General Admission Tickets, (40) sheets of Food & Ride Coupons and (20) $10 Midway Game Cards
$800.00$40.00
35-Person Value Pack
Includes: (35) General Admission Tickets, (70) sheets of Food & Ride Coupons and (35) $10 Midway Game Cards
$1,400.00$70.00
50-Person Value Pack
Includes: (50) General Admission Tickets, (100) sheets of Food & Ride Coupons and (50) $10 Midway Game Cards
$2,000.00$100.00
75-Person Value Pack
Includes: (75) General Admission Tickets, (150) sheets of Food & Ride Coupons and (75) $10 Midway Game Cards
$3,000.00$150.00

Privately Reserved Rental Space

Need a place to host a group outing? Did you know that the State Fair of Texas has rental space that can accommodate large groups? You can bring your team out for a meeting and then spend the rest of the day at the fair.  The State Fair has flexible meeting space that can accommodate everything from catered picnics to sales presentations.  All located right in the middle of the largest fair in the United States.

What types of events can you hold at the State Fair of Texas?

• Sales meetings
• Church picnics
• Company fun days / team building
• Family reunions
• Group outings for youth groups or associations

The group sales team can build you a package that includes meeting space, discounted tickets and food/ride coupons.  They can also assist with coordinating catering for your event.  To inquire about space availability via email at groupsales@bigtex.com or call 214-565-2917.

 

Rental Spaces

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Cotton Bowl Media Center

The Cotton Bowl Media Center is the perfect setting for a company gathering.  Located on the 3rd level of the Cotton Bowl, the room offers a unique opportunity for attendees to see a different side of the historic Cotton Bowl.

Private room with private entrance
Indoor with air conditioning
Dedicated restrooms for group

Reception capacity:  300
Seated capacity: 175
Catering:  available through approved catering list
A/V: additional charge

Space rental: $750 

State Fair admission, parking and ride/food coupons are additional.

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Cotton Bowl Club Level

Host your event in the newly renovated club level of the Cotton Bowl.  The historic stadium will be the backdrop to your event.  The club level is located on the 4th level of the Cotton Bowl.

Private room with private entrance
Indoor with air conditioning
Nearby restrooms for group

Reception capacity: 100
Seated capacity: 65
Catering:  available through approved catering list
A/V: additional charge

Space rental: $1,000

State Fair admission, parking and ride/food coupons are additional.

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Special Events Pavilion 

Want a more informal setting to your event? The Special Events Pavilion is a great option. Located just inside Gate 5 (Grand Ave Entrance), the tented space is perfect for company and church picnics.

Private tent with controlled access
Nearby restrooms for group

Reception capacity: 500
Seated capacity: 250
Catering:  available through approved catering list
A/V: additional charge

Space rental: $750 for group ticket buyers (seating for up to 250).
$1,000
 for group buyers (seating for up to 500).

State Fair admission, parking and ride/food coupons are additional.

Coliseum Foyer

Located conveniently near the Midway, children’s activities, and shopping, the Coliseum Foyer is great location for medium-sized groups looking for space rental at the State Fair.

Indoor and air-conditioned.
Picnic seating.
Restroom facilities for group

Reception capacity: 60
Seated capacity: 40-60
Catering:  available through approved catering list
A/V: additional charge

Space rental: $400

State Fair admission, parking and ride/food coupons are additional.