The Central Texas State Fair is coming to the Bell County Expo Center, September 2nd through the 4th!

The Central Texas State Fair, in its 29th year, will be providing an array of top quality entertainment that appeal to all ages. This year’s event promises to offer a variety of entertainment for the entire family.


This year’s festivities include an all-new family carnival, nightly Texas music entertainment on the outdoor stage, livestock shows, food, arts and crafts, and commercial exhibits. Beginning Friday September 2nd, we will be kicking off the fair with an all NEW carnival by Carnival Americana and an all-new event, Twisted Metal Mayhem Demolition Derby at 7 pm.



Saturday September 3rd and Sunday September 4th, the fair will feature Professional Bull Riding Touring Pro division with some of the best cowboys and best bulls in the business.  The Cowboys of Color Rodeo will be performing on September 4 at 2 p.m., highlights the rich diversity and culture of rodeo and the western way of life. This unique presentation features edge of your seat action and special acts from a variety of performers.


Kicking off the Fair will be Kevin Fowler, he will perform on the outdoor stage on Friday September 2nd. After the PBR on Saturday September 3rd, the Casey Donahew Band will perform on the outdoor stage.  After the PBR on Sunday September 4th, the Cody Johnson Band 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

Tickets are on sale NOW. Admission to the fairgrounds will be $8.00 for adults and free for children 12 and under.