Your Cheat Sheet to the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair

The 52nd Annual Greater Baton Rouge State Fair begins October 26th thru November 5th. With so much happening over the span of the fair- we've created a go-to guide to help you navigate all the fun! Check it out before you head out to the can't miss event.

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Basic Info

The fair is located at 16072 Airline Hwy. It opens at 5:00 PM Mon. thru Fri. and noon on Sat. & Sun. They close at 10 PM every night.

Admission into the festival is $5 for anyone 48 inches tall and over.

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The Rides

There are over 40 rides that you can enjoy at the festival!

You can purchase a wristband to have unlimited access to the rides at the fair for $25, or you can purchase ride coupons for $1.

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Petting Zoo

This isn’t your normal petting zoo. The Noah’s Way Exotic Petting Zoo will have wallabies, camels, and more during the festival! Officials say all animals love interaction with people so head on over for an experience like no other.

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Racing Pigs

Come see some of the fastest pigs around! The Swifty Swine Racing Pigs always put on a show- racing around a 150 inch oval track at 15 mph.

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Live Music

Every day of the festival there will be live music entertainment. Click the link below to see the full schedule of musical acts coming to the fair!

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