End of summer means Central Texas State Fair time!
With Labor Day fast approaching, The Central Texas State Fair is just around the corner! With music and entertainment, world class performances daily, PBR (Bull riding), exciting rides, carnival, games, and attractions, this year’s Central Texas State Fair promises to be a place where families make memories and traditions begin.
This Labor Day weekend, Fair visitors will have the opportunity to Discover the “Bulls & Bands” and enjoy the sights, smells and sounds of Central Texas! This year’s event promises to offer a variety of entertainment for the entire family including a family carnival, nightly entertainment on the outdoor stage, livestock shows, food, and market place shopping.
Everything gets kicked off Thursday, August 30th, with the Pride of Texas Amusements carnival and midway along with Josh Ward performing on the fairground stage.
Friday, August 31st, it’s gonna get loud in under the Expo Center dome with the Twisted Metal Mayhem Demolition Derbystarting at 7pm, then Koe Wetzel will be performing on the outdoor stage after the demolition derby.
Saturday, September 1st and Sunday, September 2nd will feature Professional Bull Riding Touring Pro division with some of the best cowboys and best bulls in the business. After the PBR on Saturday, September 1st the Casey Donahew Band will perform on the outdoor stage. After the PBR on Sunday, September 2nd, Wade Bowen will perform on the outdoor stage. (A separate ticket will be required for PBR events, which includes admission to the fairgrounds)
Tickets are available at the Bell County Expo Center and The Long Center. To purchase by phone call The Long Center: 512.474.5664. Online purchase at www.centraltexasstatefair.com. Tickets will go on sale August 1st.
Admission to the fairgrounds will be $8.00 for adults and free for children 12 and under. Don’t forget to purchase the FAMILY FOUR PACKS TO THE PBR. * Plus, applicable service fees
After nearly 3 decades in the broadcast & entertainment worlds, “PC” made central Texas his home. He created CenTexFun.com in 2015 because he saw no one was adequately covering the local entertainment & other fun things to do right here in his own backyard. He enjoys live music, fun times, and good food!