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The State Fair of Texas, also called the Texas State Fair, takes place each year in September and October. The fair, which has origins dating back to 1886, makes its home in Dallas, Texas. Texas State Fair coupons and discount tickets can help visitors save on their overall fair experience. Offers are available in the form of season passes, or visitors can save by purchasing tickets online. Group, senior, and child discounts are also available.
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|Offered by||Texas State Fair|
|Location||3921 Martin Luther King Blvd., Dallas, TX 75210|
|Features||Rides, games, food, exhibits, concerts, livestock, auto show, etc.|
|Types of coupons||BOGO printed coupons, free days, senior discounts, group deals, season passes, etc.|
|AARP discount?||No, but seniors age 60 and over save $4 on admission|
About the Texas State Fair
The 2012 Texas State Fair takes place from September 28 through October 21, and offers visitors a variety of activities to enjoy. This includes rides, food, games, exhibits, shopping, contests, livestock and auto shows, concerts, and a garden show.. Admission prices for the fair are $16 for adults, $12 for seniors age 60 and older, and $12 for children under 48 inches tall. Children under the age of two are admitted free (2011). The fair, which offers wheelchair and stroller rental as well as bicycle racks for visitors, also has parking at the on-site fair lots for a fee. 
Texas State Fair Coupons and Free Offers
- Participating McDonald's locations usually offer coupons for the fair. Coupons are located on bag stuffers and tray liners, and include a free child admission with the purchase of an adult admission, and dollars off general admission.
- Guests can sign up for the fair's free newsletter to receive information on fair news, coupons, and promotional offers as they become available. Visitors can sign up on the official website of the State Fair of Texas.
- Visitors can follow the Texas State Fair's Twitter feed or "Like" the fair on Facebook and find out all the news on savings opportunities, including promotional offers and contests. Some offers may be exclusive to Facebook fans or Twitter followers.
- Discount fair tickets may sometimes be available through local Kroger locations for dollars off general admission and dollars off a season pass. Kroger locations may also be the only place where consumers can purchase a DART Combo ticket, which includes fair admission and one round trip on DART for a discounted price.
- Guests can purchase a season pass for an up front price and receive free gate admission for the fair's duration.
- Guests can shave dollars off admission by purchasing tickets in advance online each year. Advance tickets are usually available starting in August.
- Seniors receive free admission every Thursday during the duration of the fair.
- Group discounts are available for 20 or more guests.
- Offers for the fair may be available through Dallas area media outlets, including newspapers, radio, and television stations. Radio and television stations may sponsor contests and free ticket giveaways.
- Coupons for the fair may also be available inside Dallas tourist magazines and brochures.
Visiting the Texas State Fair
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