Greater Baton Rouge State Fair to reopen Friday

GBR State Fair reopens Friday

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Organizers of the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair say the gates were closed Thursday, Oct. 31 due to a large amount of rainfall.

The fair will resume on Friday, Nov. 1 and runs until Nov. 3.

There will be performances every day of the week. On opening day, attendees can hear from Travis Matte & the Kingpins. Other performers include Old Dawgs, Studio 4 Band, Ivory White, Russell McLain, the Rusty Yates Band, Burnhouse, and MJ & the Redeemers. Click here for a full music schedule.

There will also be food, rides, and activities for the kids.


  • Monday through Friday: 5 to 10 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 12 to 10 p.m.


  • Weekdays (Mon. through Thurs.): $5
  • Weekends (Fri. through Sun.): $10
  • Anyone under 48″: FREE

The fair is held at Airline Highway Park, located at 16072 Airline Hwy. Discount tickets are available for purchase here.

Click here for more information.

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