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2013 State Fair of Texas

2013 September 9

state-fair-of-texasBig Tex is back this year and he is better than ever. Mark your calendars and make sure you come see Big Tex at the State Fair of Texas this year. Opening day is September 13th and it continues all the way to October 20th. There is even more fun and entertainment this year. There’s the Broadway performance of the Lion King, daily musical performances that kicks off with Asleep at the Wheel, the Red River Rivalry, the State Fair Auto Show, Children’s Barnyard, contests, races, and of course the return of Big Tex. He had a little scare last year but is back and bigger than ever. Now before you go about get your tickets, be sure to read the tips below. They should help you save a little extra money on your total admission costs and other activities there at the state fair. In addition to that you should also find the latest known coupons for the State Fair of Texas listed below as well.

Tips & Coupons

  1. If you are going to visit the State Fair of Texas on several occasions then go ahead and get a season pass to the state fair. It actually pays for itself in just 3 visits. On top of that you get 1 free companion ticket plus 1 free Cinemark Theatre ticket.
  2. Purchase your State Fair of Texas general admission tickets in advance through Big Tex and save $2 per ticket.
  3. If you are a senior then be sure to mention this when purchasing your ticket and you can save up to $4 on your admission.
  4. Be sure to sign up for the email newsletter or follow Big Tex on Facebook and Twitter. He will keep you informed of the latest news, promotions, and sometimes even exclusive coupons for the State Fair of Texas.
  5. Visit the State Fair of Texas on opening day and Coca-Cola or Dasani product with you and you can get into the fair for just $6.
  6. Visit on any Wednesday night of the fair and bring at least three canned food items with you for the North Texas Food Bank and you can get admission for just $3.
  7. Stop by your local Kroger grocery store and you can also purchase discounted tickets to the State Fair of Texas.
  8. Purchase a ticket for a performance at the Music Hall at Fair Park and you will get free admission to the State Fair of Texas as well. This year the Lion King will be performing during the State Fair of Texas.