It’s Back! Greater Baton Rouge State Fair is coming later this year


Greater Baton Rouge State Fair

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – In 2020, the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair was cancelled for only the second time ever.

One year later and the popular local fair is happening again with no restrictions.

The 55th edition of the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair is scheduled to run from October 28 through November 7.

Anyone that comes to the GBR State Fair can expect to enjoy these events:

  • Swifty Swine Pig Racing
  • Pages Globe of Death Motorcycle thrill show
  • 4-H Livestock Shows,
  • The Lego Build Competition
  • Magician Tim Spinosa
  • Cajun day
  • Latino day
  • Chubby Carrier
  • Justin McLain Project

All proceeds from this year’s fair will go to the Baton Rouge State Fair Foundation.

“Fairs across the country are reopening this year and the support in every community has been outstanding according to Marla Calico, CFE, President of the International Association of Fairs and Exhibitions. This great support is what allows the fair to continue to make a difference in Baton Rouge each year.”

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