• Oddball Festival
    Louis C.K. will be among the two dozen comedians on the Gexa Energy Stage for the Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, Sept. 19.
  • State Fair of Texas
    The State Fair of Texas takes place in Fair Park Sept. 26-Oct. 19. This year's theme? Why "Deep in the Heart of Texans" of course!
  • The Swon Brothers
    The Swon Brothers, finalists of NBC’s "The Voice" kick off the State Fair's Chevy Main Stage concert series on Sept. 26.
  • Fantasia
    American Idol- and Grammy Award-winning artist Fantasia performs on the State Fair's Chevy Main Stage, Sept. 27.
  • Lucy Hale
    Teen Choice Award-winner and star of ABC’s "Pretty Little Liars" performs on the State Fair's Chevy Main Stage, Sept. 28.
  • Kool & The Gang
    Legendary Grammy winning R&B, soul, funk and disco group, performs on the State Fair's Chevy Main Stage, Oct. 4.
  • A Christmas Story, The Musical
    Based on the 1983 movie, Dallas Summer Musicals presents the Tony Award-nominated show, Dec. 2-14, at Music Hall at Fair Park.
Welcome to Fair Park, TX!

Save at the State Fair

Looking to save? Our friends at CultureMap Dallas have compiled this handy list of "every discount imaginable" for the State Fair of Texas which runs Sept. 26-Oct. 19.


That's my kind of night

On Sept. 20, Academy of County Music Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan offers just one of the blockbuster concerts planned this month at Gexa Energy Pavilion.

Leave it all on the field

The Sept. 27 State Fair Classic in Cotton Bowl Stadium will be a vibrant face-off between the football teams (and marching bands) of Grambling State University and Prairie View A&M.


Aquatic adventures for all

The Children's Aquarium at Fair Park is designed with kids in mind. However, its interactive exhibits offer smart fun for all ages every day of the week.