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2021 Spring State Fair of Louisiana

Dates: April 29 – May 9 

Hours: 12noon – 10pm (Weekdays) 

10am – 10pm (Saturdays & Sundays) 


Carnival Hours: 12noon – 10pm (Weekdays) 

10am – 10pm (Saturdays & Sundays) 


Ticket Prices: Gate Admission – $12.00 

P.O.P. – $47.00 *Gate admission + carnival armband 

FunPass – $100.00 *Gate admission + carnival armband all 11 days of the State Fair 


Advance Discounted Tickets (On Sale April 1 – April 28 Only) 

Online: Gate Admission – $8.00 

P.O.P. – $35.00 *Gate admission + carnival armband 

FunPass – $100.00 *Gate admission + carnival armband all 11 days of the State Fair 


Special Promotions 

Free Fair Days: Free parking/gate admission, 12noon – 3 pm (Weekdays) 

Discount Days: Mondays – Thursdays 

Gate Admission – $5.00 *After 3pm 

P.O.P. – $30.00 *Gate admission + carnival armband 

Carnival Armbands – $25.00 *12noon til close


Free Concerts & Entertainment 

*Free Concerts are free with your gate admission to State Fair.

  • April 29: Anxious: 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. 
  • April 30: Nashville South: 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. 
  • May 1: Frank Foster: 7:30 p.m. 
  • May 2: Fiesta at the Fair: 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. DJ Karlos Montoya, Word of God Ministries En Espanol, Los Tercos, Banda Kanon, Javier Rios Jr. & La Gran Herencia, Aztec Dancers, Panchito y Chayito Show, Car Show & Authentic Latino Food 
  • May 3: TBA 
  • May 4: TBA 
  • May 5: The Rockin’ Redeyes: 6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. 
  • May 6: The Joanitones: 6:00pm, 7:00pm & 8:00pm 
  • May 7: TBA 
  • May 8: Ol’ Skool 90’s Hip Hop Night at the State Fair featuring: Tone Loc: 9:00 p.m. Tag Team: 8:20 p.m. Money B & Young Hump of Digital Underground: 7:40 p.m. Hosted By Jabber Jaws @ 6:30 p.m. 
  • May 9: Wayne Toups: 6:00 p.m. Bayou Boogie: 3:30 p.m. 


Carnival Midway 

Enjoy all the fun of Crabtree Amusements, Inc. Carnival Midway! The largest carnival midway in the State of Louisiana featuring over 40 exciting rides, games, and food. You must be at least 36″ tall to ride many of Crabtree Amusement Rides including kiddie rides. There are approximately eight rides that have a height requirement of 30″ tall. Some of the larger rides have taller height requirements. Carnival rides accept magic money credits and armbands. Please follow the rules that are posted on carnival rides. The rules are in place for your own safety. Carnival games accept tokens. Food booths accept cash. For your convenience, token dispensers are placed throughout the Carnival Midway. 


Magic Money Credits: $1 each 

  • Carnival rides accept 3 – 10 credits depending on the ride 


Armbands: $35 each 

  • Unlimited carnival ride armbands are good for unlimited Crabtree Amusement carnival rides. Good for one day and one person only. Non-transferrable 


State Fair Fun Pass: $100 each 

  • Includes gate admission + carnival armband each of the 15 days that the State Fair is open
  • Once through the gate, redeem at Crabtree Amusements Office for FunPass ID. Good for one person only. Non-transferrable 


Competitive Events 

11th Annual Louisiana State Fair Car Show “Cinco de Mayo Edition” 

Sunday, May 2, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

Discounted Pre-Registration: 

For more info: Michael Starling (903) 215-0846 2021 


Spring Junior Open Cattle Show 

The Spring State Fair of Louisiana is hosting an Open Youth Cattle Show during the first weekend of the Spring State Fair! It is open to youth up to age 21 from anywhere in the United States. The youth will compete for awards and cash prizes. For a full schedule of the livestock shows, please visit our website at 


Exhibits & Concessions 


The Spring State Fair of Louisiana will feature a full midway of fabulous Fair Food! Some of the traditional fair foods include cotton candy, corn dogs, funnel cakes, turkey legs, candy apples, caramel apples, pizza, cinnamon rolls, gyros, BBQ, saltwater taffy, chicken-on-stick, shrimp-on-stick, hamburgers, ice cream, Mexican food, etc. Other fair foods include: Wisconsin cheese, gator-on-stick, bacon covered caramel apples, cricket pizza, scorpion pizza, maple bacon funnel cakes, red velvet funnel cakes, fried watermelon, rocky mountain oysters, TX fried ribs, Kool-Aid pickles, donut burgers, deep-fried cookie dough, fried cheesecake and much more! 


Commercial Exhibit Building 

Each year the State Fair of Louisiana brings in commercial exhibitors from all over that sell various products located in the Commercial Exhibit Building. 


For more information on the 2021 Spring State Fair of Louisiana, please visit our website at  

State Fair of Louisiana 

3701 Hudson Avenue 

Shreveport, LA 71109 

(T) 318-635-1361 

(F) 318-631-4909

April 29 @ 8:00 am - May 9 @ 11:00 pm
Louisiana State Fairgrounds
3701 Hudson Avenue
Shreveport, 71109 United States
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