State Fair of Texas Runs Fri, Sep 27, 2019 – Sun, Oct 20, 2019 at Fair Park in Dallas
We have the latest list of all the discounts you’ll need to get in cheaper to the State Fair of Texas!
General Admission: $18; $14/Kids under 48″; 2yrs &under – Free; $14/Seniors (60+)
DISCOUNTS for the 2019 State Fair of Texas:
Purchase in advance at your local Kroger and get general admission tickets for only $16.50 or season passes for $39.95. They may be purchased at the check-out counter or service desk from September 2, 2019 to October 20, 2019.
Thursdays have two ways to save. The first involves 20-ounce Coca-Cola products. If you drink them, hold on to your empties, as you can get in for $9 every Thursday — October 3, 10, and 17 — with an empty 20-ounce Coke bottle.
Starting September 10, you can buy discounted tickets to the State Fair of Texas right from your DART GoPass app. General admission tickets are just $16, and child/senior tickets are $12. You can also buy a DART GoPass to the Fair. Both your DART GoPass and your Fair tickets will be available on your phone to be scanned at the gates.
The half-price deal on opening day continues, as anyone who brings in a full 20-ounce Dasani water or Coca-Cola product for donation to the North Texas Food Bank gets in for $9. No cheating: Every person in your group must have a bottle to get the discount.Also continuing on opening day is Military Appreciation Day, which offers free admission for all active military, retired military, and veterans, as well as their spouses and children under 18. Both military members and spouses must present valid military IDs at the gate.
One of the best deals continues to be North Texas Food Bank Wednesdays, as anyone who brings in at least four cans of food for the North Texas Food Bank on October 2, 9, or 16 gets in for just $4.
Don’t toss your empty Dr Pepper cans. Save ’em up, as every person with one gets in for $9 all day on Tuesdays — October 1, 8, and 15 — or after 5 pm any day of the week.
Discounts extend to the Midway for Thrilling Tuesdays, with most rides offered at a reduced price on Tuesdays.
Enjoy all the State Fair has to offer after 5 p.m. and save. Bring an empty Dr Pepper can after 5 p.m. each day and admission is HALF PRICE. One can per person. Discount may not be combined with any other offers.
On October 11, First Responders Day will honor various active and retired public law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics, and other emergency services agencies. All first responders, plus up to three family members, receive free admission to the Fair when they present a valid badge or ID card from their department or organization at the gate.
The next time you eat at Mickey D’s, make sure to check your tray liner or bag for State Fair coupons. You’ll find ones for $5 off general admission any day, and ones that offer half-price tickets for kids when an adult pays full price. All coupons are only good for tickets purchased at the gate and cannot be combined with any other offer.
Save on great Fair food with the Coca-Cola Thrifty Thursdays Program
There are also special Thursday discounts on many popular food items. Those include State Fair classics like corny dogs, cotton candy, and funnel cakes. Participating food vendors also offer discounts on one of their signature menu items, ranging from mini versions to regular-size items. Most items range between 2-7 coupons ($1-$3.50); the State Fair will have a full list of vendors and foods on its site.
Guests age 60 and over had it made in the shade in past years, as they were able get a discount ticket every day. That deal is now gone, but they’ll still have Senior Days every Thursday — October 3, 10, and 17 — when they get in for the low, low price of free.