Arkansas State Fair 2023 Logo

Thursday, October 19

Arkansas State Fair 2023 Logo

Welcome to the 2023 Arkansas State Fair Guide

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Daily Promotions

  • iHeartRadio Thrill Thursday Sponsored by 100.3 The Edge, KSSN 96, 15.i The Wolf and HOT 94.9

    Buy a $35 armband at a midway ticket booth and get unlimited rides this day. Gate admission and parking are not included.

  • 100.3 The Edge College Night

    From 6 p.m. to close, FREE gate admission for college students with valid school I.D.

  • Lunch at the Fair, Sponsored by Entergy

    Fair patrons get free parking and free gate admission weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Bank OZK Main Stage

Legends Resort & Casino Preferred Concert Seating: $20

(Free standing room only with Fair Gate Admission)

Hiland Hill Free Attractions

High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean

High-Diving Pirates of the Caribbean

Daily Showtimes:
12:30pm | 3:30PM | 6:30PM

Kangaroo at Aussie Kingdom

Aussie Kingdom

Daily Exhibit Hours:
11AM – 8PM

Daily Showtimes:
12PM | 3PM | 6PM

Swine Races

Museum of Discovery Science Show

Daily Showtimes:
11:30AM | 2:30PM | 5:30PM

Livestock Judging

  • Dark Cross Market Hogs

    8:00AM @ Swine Barn

Pageants & Talent

Southeast Region Prelims

Creative Arts

  • Cattlewomen's Chili Judging


  • Cattlemen's Brisket Judging