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Fall means it's time for your state and county fair. We found these fairs in the Ark-La-Tex. Plan your trip today to enjoy these fun filled events.

Louisiana Bug

Louisiana Parish & State Fairs


Natchitoches Parish Fair and Rodeo

state and county fairs

Come see the talents of kids and adults of Natchitoches Parish. Check out the exhibits and crafts in the Blue Building. The midway is the largest in West Central Louisiana. Find out more at their website.


Sabine Parish Fair & Rodeo

Sabine Parish Fair

The fair is held during the last week of September. 2019 marks the 109th anniversart. More details are on their Facebook page.



88th Red River Parish Fair & Rodeo

Let the Good Times Roll! Rodeo, music, and more during the first week of October. Follow them on Facebook.



The Annual Webster Parish Fair

Fun awaits the family at the fairgrounds. Carnival rides, games of skill and fair food will be available.

800 Goodwill Rd., Minden


Claiborne Parish Fair

Enjoy bingo, livestock judging, a midway, music, and more. Learn more about the fair and other events in Haynesville here.

Fairgrounds Drive, Haynesville


113th Edition of The State Fair of Louisiana


Enjoy lots of entertainment from the Hyrdo Flying Circus to a Friesian Horse Show. Plus the popular midway, competitive events and more. See the whole list of events here.


Arkansas Bug

Arkansas County & State Fairs


81st Annual Sevier County Fair & Rodeo

A whole week of fun from Little Miss and Mister Stickaroo to the Premium Sale. Check out the list of events on their Facebook page.

Sevier County Fairgrounds – DeQueen

AUGUST 22-24 & 26-30

Little River Country Fair and Rodeo

The parade rolls on August 22 followed by the rodeo on the 23rd & 24th. The livestock shows and crafts show from the 26th-30th. Follow events and info on Facebook.



75th Annual Lafayette County Fair & Livestock Show

Enlightening and entertaining for the citizens of Lafayette County (and others) in matters of science, agriculture, mechanics, and other industries and related matters. Something fun will be the Hunks in Heels Pageant to benefit local fire departments.  Check out their website for more details.

Between Lewisville & Stamps


2019 Nevada County Fair

state and county fairs

‘Fall in Love with Nevada County’ is the theme for this year.  See who wins the “Taste of Nevada County” with judging of BBQ, coleslaw and more. See the schedule on their website.

Fair Grounds Road – Prescott


Ouachita County Fair

“Yesterday’s Memories – Tomorrow’s Dreams” is the theme for 2019. A youth rally, cheerleading competition and a baseball/softball tournament are scheduled to take place. This year the fair moves to a new location at the former Fairview High School. For more info, check out their website.

Ouachita County Recreational Center – Camden


75th Annual Four States Fair & Rodeo

It’s one of the biggest fairs in the area. One of the highlights is the 29th Annual Demolition Derby Plus three nights of PRCA Rodeo, livestock show and carnival. Find the list of events on their website.

Four States Fairgrounds – Texarkana


82nd Anniversary Columbia County Fair & Livestock Show

All of the great exhibits, pageants  and livestock shows, plus the all important Baggo Tournament. Find the list of events at their website.


75th Southwest Arkansas District Livestock Show

In addition to all the fun, the Bulls-Broncs-Barrels Rodeo takes place on September 27-28. Click on their website for more details.

Fair Park – Hope


Arkansas State Fair

AR Fair

“Smile Awhile!” See what all of Arkansas is all about in agriculture, livestock, the arts, and photography. Find the list of concerts and events at their website.

Little Rock

We have discovered that Miller County Fair will be in Fouke but could not find a date. The Howard County Fair is held in Nashville but could not find a 2018 date. The Lafayette County Fair is held between Lewisville and Stamps with no date yet announced. As we find out more info, we will update it. If you have additional information, please use the Contact feature.

Texas Bug

Texas County & State Fairs


Gregg County Fair

For 70 years, the Gregg County Fair has been good clean family entertainment. Don’t miss Fiesta Day on 9/8 and the corn eating and watermelon eating contests going on during the fair. For a complete list of events, click here.


Red River County Fair

This free county fair features a parade on the 17th at 1:30 pm as well as rides, food, livestock auction, and more. Take a sneak peek at some pictures from previous fairs on their website.

Hw. 82 East at Farm Road 1159 & Fairground Rd., Clarksville


Titus County Fair

Titus Fair

This is a fantastic fair with a chili cook off, car show, and the Globe of Death Squad. Follow what’s going on what’s coming up on their website.

Fair Park – Mt. Pleasant


The State Fair of Texas

This is it! The granddaddy of them all. The largest state fair in the country (Sorry Minnesota #notsorry). Don’t forget to fill up on one-of-a-kind fried concoctions from the Big Tex Choice Awards like the Cotton Candy Taco. You can spend quite a bit of time there and online to see all of the events at their website.



Marion County Fair

2019 events include a Kiddie Prom, Movie in the Park and a back to school bash. Back by popular demand is Syrup Sopping and The Dog Show. Don’t forget to register for door prizes! Follow along on Facebook.

Marion County Extension, 130 Kelly Park Rd., Jefferson, Tex.

If you’re around Texarkana, visit the 74th Annual Four States Fair & Rodeo (Look in the Arkansas section). We were able to find the Cass County Expo Facebook page but there are no dates listed yet. It looks like early November this Expo happens. We found no information on County Fairs for Morris, Panola, Shelby, or Harrison counties. As we find out more info, we will update it. If you have additional information, please use the Contact feature.

Oklahoma Bug

Oklahoma County & State Fairs


McCurtain County Free Fair

Watch the popular Tractor Driving Contest or test your mettle at the hot dog eating contest. Follow the fun on their website.



Oklahoma State Fair

state and county fairs

New for 2019 will be a Putters Cup tournament. Experience a Disney on Ice show during the fair. Plus all the usual fair entertainment. Get the lowdown on the website.

Oklahoma City

From the livestock shows to the midway to all of the fried foods you can eat, your county and state fairs are an amazing way to be a part of your community. Experience the hospitality all of these fairs and host cities have to offer.