State Fair of Louisiana 

Step right up to the 117th Louisiana State Fair, from October 26 to November 12, 2023!

Children riding ride at Louisiana State FairLa State Fair Ride

Things To See & Do

  • Livestock Show - Witness the grand parade of Louisiana's finest animals, showcasing the best of our proud agricultural heritage.
  • Vendor Village -  Stroll through the bustling Vendor Village, where every booth is a treasure trove of Louisiana's finest goods and treats.
  • Center Stage Circus - Marvel at jaw-dropping acrobatics, mind-bending illusions, and heart-racing performances that will leave you on the edge of your seat.
  • Thrill Alley Rides - Feel the rush of excitement as you brave the daring rides in Thrill Alley, where every twist and turn is a symphony of laughter and screams.
  • Curiosity Corner -  Explore the Curiosity Corner, where you'll encounter fascinating exhibits, peculiar creatures, and the unbelievable marvels that make our fair truly unique.
  • Contest Carousel - Cheer on the competitors in the Contest Carousel, where the spirit of competition is alive and the best of Louisiana's talent shines bright.
  • Latino Day: Celebrate Latino Day on Sunday, October 29, where the rich culture and heritage of Louisiana's Latino community take center stage.

Food & Drinks

Hand Holding turkey leg with food vendors in backgroundHot Cheeto Bowl at La State Fair

Delight your taste buds with our Food & Drinks district. From lip-smacking Louisiana delicacies to delightful carnival treats, every bite is a celebration of flavor that will leave you craving more.



The fair is open from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM on weekdays and from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM on weekends.


  • Early Bird Express Pass (Sept. 20 - Oct. 25, 2023): Jump the queue and grab your discounted tickets early, ensuring you don't miss a moment of the fun.​

  • Carnival Admission (Oct. 26 - Nov. 12, 2023): Secure your tickets online, at the State Fair Gate, and at the Carnival Midway during the event.


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  • From I-20 West: Take I-20 East and exit at Exit 16A (Hearne Ave), take a left (North) on Hearne Ave and proceed to Kings Hwy. Take a left (West) on Kings Hwy and follow into Louisiana State Fairgrounds. 

  • From I-20 East: Take I-20 West and exit at Exit 16A (Hearne Ave), take a right (North) on Hearne Ave and proceed to Kings Hwy. Take a left (West) on Kings Hwy and follow into the Louisiana State Fairgrounds.