The State Fair of Louisiana is again hosting a spring version of the big fall event and it opens to visitors  in Shreveport on Thursday. The Spring Fest runs April 28 through May 8.

What Is Included at Spring State Fair?

  • Carnival Rides & Games
  • Fair Food
  • Live Music (Free with gate admission)
  • Street Entertainers
  • Indoor Commercial Exhibits
  • Livestock Show
  • Car Show (Sun, May 1)
  • Fiesta at the Fair (Sun, May 1)
State Fair of Louisiana
State Fair of Louisiana

Here's the Info You Need to Know About the Fair

Hours of Operation:
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Free Fair Days:
Parking and Admission are FREE from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each weekday
Advance Tickets (through April 27)
Gate Admission: $8.00
P.O.P. (Pay One Price): $35.00
*P.O.P. includes gate admission + an armband to ride unlimited Crabtree Amusements carnival rides.
Regular Ticket Prices (April 28 - May 8)
Gate Admission: $12
Children under 2 years of age are admitted for free!
P.O.P. (Pay-One-Price): $47.00

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