Who doesn’t love a fall fair?! Whether it’s the food, the lights, the rides, it brings back a feeling of nostalgia for many and creates new memories for the young ones. In East Texas, we have no shortage of fun county and state fairs. Check out what’s coming soon near you!
Started in 1949, the fair has become a staple of the community with their Miss Gregg County Pageant, petting zoos, live music, rides and pig races.
The Gregg Country Fairgrounds are located at 1123 Jaycee Drive, Longview.
An East Texas tradition, the Texas State Forest Festival, brings excitement such as thrill shows, live birds of prey show, axe throwing, car shows, and the carnival fun you know and love.
The festival is located at the George H. Henderson Exposition Center in Lufkin.
This free county fair features a parade as well as rides, food, livestock auction, and more. The parade rolls through Clarksville on the 17th at 1:30pm.
This event is located at Farm Road 1159 & Fairground Rd. in Clarksville.
September 23rd-October 2nd
You can enjoy many new and wild events including a Flying Jetpack Water Circus, a Sea Lion Splash, a Butterfly Encounter, live music, and more than enough fair food to keep you satiated until next year.
The East Texas State Fair takes place at 2112 W. Front St. in Tyler.
September 28th-October 1st
Follow what’s going on what’s coming up in 2022 including a livestock show, commercial exhibits, youth academic contests, live music, and more.
This event takes place at Fair Park in Mt. Pleasant.
September 30th-October 23rd
This years theme is “Treats of Texas” with 24 days of fun! Home of Big Tex and chock full of so many events, attractions, and live shows for us to list them all here, truly the biggest state fair and the perfect way to celebrate Texas!
The State Fair of Texas is located at 925 S. Haskell in Dallas.
This event takes place at the Nacogdoches County Exposition & Civic Center.
If you know of another fair going on around East Texas, let us know here!
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