Shreveport, LA


Press Release

For Immediate Release April 10, 2024


The State Fair of Louisiana is thrilled to announce our partnership with Talley Amusements to create an extraordinary carnival experience for our attendees. Known for their exceptional work at fairs across the nation, including the Ohio State Fair, Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, and the State Fair of Texas. Talley Amusements will bring their expertise to elevate our fair to new heights. Talley Amusements vision creates a permanent park atmosphere that’s dedicated to creating fun and unforgettable experiences for our guests.

“We're honored to be selected as the next carnival provider for the State Fair of Louisiana. Our team is committed to delivering the cleanest, safest carnival midway experience, ensuring that our guests can enjoy themselves with their families and create cherished memories that last a lifetime,” said Mary Talley, Vice President of Talley Amusements, Inc.

“We are very proud to partner with Talley Amusements as our carnival provider. Their attention to detail, extensive selection of rides, and “wow” factor will be a must-experience for fairgoers," said Robb Brazzel, President & General Manager.

The 2024 State Fair of Louisiana is scheduled to run from October 30th to November 17th (Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays), with the primary goal of creating a safe and friendly atmosphere for families to come out, have a great time and make memories.
Operating hours will be from 11am to 10pm on weekdays and from 10am to 10pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Talley Amusements

Discover the excitement of the State Fair of Louisiana with Tally Amusements as your official carnival supplier! For generations, Tally Amusement Company has been bringing joy to families across the nation, and now we're thrilled to welcome them to our fairgrounds.

With over 200 years of combined experience, Tally Amusements knows how to create unforgettable fun. From thrilling rides like The Beast and the Iron Dragon Roller Coaster to delectable carnival treats, they've got everything you need for a fantastic day out.

At the State Fair of Louisiana, safety is our priority, and Tally Amusements shares our commitment to providing a secure environment for all our guests. Join us as we introduce Tally Amusements to our fair, and let the excitement begin!

Learn More About Our Dates & Hours

Keep your eyes peeled! We'll be revealing more exciting details about rides and carnival fun very soon. Stay tuned for updates!

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