South Texas State Fair opens today at Ford Park

March 21, 2019

An army of carnies has assembled rides, raised food booths and lit up the midway to set the stage for 11 days of fun at Ford Park.

The 76th edition of the YMBL’s South Texas State Fair begins its run today with free admission for anyone who attends the opening ceremonies. The fair continues through March 31.

Where: Ford Park, 5115 Interstate-10 South

When: Today-March 31

Parking: Free

Opening ceremonies: 5:30-6 p.m. Thursday

Tickets: Ages 2 and younger, free; ages 3-12, $4; ages 13- 64, $8; 65 and older, $4

Information: ymbl.org