Tickets, Coupons, & Packages

Don’t wait ’till the gate!

The State Fair of Texas makes it easy for you to arrive at the Fair ready for FUN!  Buy your tickets online for your family, friends and even your co-workers.  There are ticket options and packages available that are right for any size group.

PLUS, the Fair lets you buy your Food & Ride coupons in advance as well.  No more lines when you get to the Fair, you can arrive with coupons in hand and go straight for a corny dog.

State Fair Season Pass

Are you a State Fair super fan?  Do you attend the Fair more than once during the Fair?  A State Fair Season Pass is the perfect option for you.  Enjoy all 24 days of the Fair and SAVE!   In addition to 24 days of fun, all Season Pass holders receive great benefits:

  • One FREE single-day Bring-a-Friend ticket (valid M-F only)
  • FREE State Fair reusable bag (available to the first 8,000 season pass holders)
  • One FREE Midway Race Game (water, derby, balloon or roll-a-ball)
  • 10% OFF all State Fair gear at official merchandise
  • Special discounts on Fair Food and Midway rides.

Season Passes go on sale March, 2018.

Ticket Type

Online Price

Gate Prices

Buy Online

2018 Season Pass$45$45On Sale March 1
2018 Season Pass - 2 Pack
Includes (2) season passes
$65Not AvailableOn Sale March 1
2018 Season Pack Combo
Includes (2) season passes and
$50 in Food & Ride coupons. A $25 SAVINGS!
$115Not AvailableOn Sale June 1

General Admission Tickets

Buy your tickets and Food & Ride Coupons in advance with the Fair’s value packs.  One price, big savings on your day of Fun at the Fair. Have your tickets mailed to you OR take advantage of the Fair’s print-at-home tickets to receive your admission tickets on your phone.

Ticket Type

Online Price

Gate Price

Buy Online

Big Tex Choice Awards $100.00Not AvailableOn Sale August 1
Big Tex 2-Pack
Includes (2) general admission tickets and
$50 in Food & Ride coupons.
$79.00Not AvailableOn Sale August 1
Family 4-Pack
Includes (4) general admission tickets and
$50 in Food & Ride coupons.
$105.00Not AvailableOn Sale August 1
Ultimate Family 4-Pack
Includes (4) general admission tickets and
$150 in Food & Ride coupons.
$199.00Not AvailableOn Sale August 1
$ 50 Coupon Packs
Includes 100 Food & Ride coupons. value ($.50 each)
$50.00Coupons available at coupon booth.On Sale August 1
General Admission$16.50$18.00On Sale August 1
General Admission - Senior (60+)$12.50$14.00On Sale August 1
General Admission - Child (under 48 in. tall)$12.50$14.00On Sale August 1
$50 Coupon packs can be purchased using a print-at-home tickets.  Voucher/barcode will have to be taken to one of eight “Coupon Redemption Centers” located around the ground to redeem for actual coupons.

All Daily Discounts to the Fair can be found at our Discounts Page.

Group Tickets

Do you have a big group coming to see Big Tex? The Fair has some BIG SAVINGS for you. Buy tickets, Food & Ride Coupons and Midway game cards in advance for your group and SAVE more than 33%.  Plus, the sale team can organize everything for you and have your ticket and coupons delivered right to your door.

Not only can you save on tickets, but the Fair also has rental space  available that can accommodate large groups.

Group Size

Online Price

Gate Price

Buy Online

20 to 99 people$12.50$18.00On Sale March 1
100 to 249 people$11.50$18.00On Sale March 1
250 to 999 people$10.50$18.00On Sale March 1
1,000+ people$10.00$18.00On Sale March 1

Call 214-565-2917 or email to book your group today.

State Fair Consignment Program

Want discount admission tickets for your employees?  Join the SFT Consignment Program today.  It is quick, easy and your employees 17_website_300x214_seasonpass_peoplewill thank you.

The SFT Consignment Program allows you to sell discounted tickets on behalf of the State Fair of Texas.  Complete the contract, choose between our two program options and begin selling tickets as soon as August.

Option #1 – E-Consignment/Dedicated Sales Channel
The Fair will provide your organization a dedicated link for discounted tickets ($13 tickets).  All tickets are purchased directly from the Fair using this link and sent to the purchaser via print-at-home tickets.

Option #2 – Hard Ticket Consignment
The Fair will provide your organization an allotment of tickets at a value of $13.50 per ticket for your organization to sell. At the conclusion of the Fair, your organization returns the unsold tickets and a check for the tickets that were sold.

Learn more about the Fair’s Consignment Program.