Sounds around the grounds.
No matter what kind of music you like, the State Fair of Texas has something for you. There are multiple stages around the grounds filled with live music every day.
Chevrolet Main Stage
The State Fair of Texas presents 24 days of concerts on the Chevrolet Main Stage, featuring a variety of musical acts across all genres. The stage showcases national and regional talent of all types and has featured acts like Ludacris, Aaron Watson, Seven Streeter, Banda Carnaval, and Hunter Hayes.
Bud Light Stage
Centrally located in Cotton Bowl Plaza, the Bud Light Stage is convenient to all your fair food favorites and features a wide variety of local and regional acts.
2018 Bud Light Stage Lineup
- 9.28-10.3 – Coffey Anderson
- 10.4-10.9 – Branch & Dean
- 10.10-10.15 – Big City Outlaws
- 10.16-10.21 – Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
Dr Pepper Stage
On Nimitz Circle beside the Creative Arts building you will find the Dr Pepper Stage, offering an eclectic mix of musical talent and a quaint, grassy area to relax with your friends and family.
2018 Dr Pepper Stage Lineup
- 9.28-10.5 – Rock Bottom Boys
- 10.6-10.13 – Blane Howard
- 10.14-10.21 – Sound Exchange
Nestled in the heart of the Midway, the Midway Stage is perfect for staking out a spot at the picnic benches and relaxing in the shade, while you enjoy a family-friendly musical performance.
Featured performance: Vocal Trash
U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps
Straight from Washington, D.C., the famed U.S. Marine Drum & Bugle Corps thrills the crowds with daily concerts in Marine Corps Square, as well as a performance in the nightly Starlight Parade.
September 28 through October 8, 2018.
State Fair Wine Garden Sound Stage
In addition to its expansive wine selection, the State Fair Wine Garden is also a great place to sit, relax and listen to the cool sounds of great Texas artists.