Livingston Parish Fair ride blur

Lights of a ride blur during sunset on the Livingston Parish Fair's final night on Saturday, October 13.

LIVINGSTON -- The 82nd Annual Livingston Parish Fair will be held during the week of Oct. 5-13 at the Fairgrounds in the Town of Livingston.

In addition to midway rides and fair food, there will be various exhibits, academic and fun bowls, talent contests, a spelling bee hosted by The Livingston Parish News, and beauty pageants.

Here’s a complete list of the scheduled events (note: Certain rides are subject to height requirements by the manufacturer; Pay One Price includes Mitchell Brothers Rides only). 

Saturday, Oct. 5

10:00 a.m.: Parade (Judging of parade participants in Rodeo Arena)

11:00-12:30 p.m.: Pre-Registration all beauty pageants

Sunday, Oct. 6

Pre-School Pageant for boys and girls ages 0-4 years in their Sunday best attire (Green Barn)

12:45-1:15 p.m.: Registration for boys 0-4 years old; compete at 1:30 p.m.

1:45-2:15 p.m.: Registration for girls 0-5 months and 6-11 months; compete at 2:30 p.m.

2:45-3:15 p.m.: Registration for girls 12-17 months and 18-23 months, compete at 3:30 p.m.

3:45-4:15 p.m.: Registration for girls 2-4 years; compete at 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

Family Night: From 4-11 p.m., Pay One Price of $15 for all rides

8 a.m.–5 p.m.: Agriculture, Homemaking & Floral Exhibits (all in school exhibit building)

9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Poultry & Rabbits

9 a.m.–6 p.m.: Prepare Commercial Exhibits

7 p.m.: Sixth Grade Spelling Bee, sponsored by Livingston Parish News (Green Barn)

Wednesday, Oct. 9

10 a.m.-noon: Host VIP Students (not open to public until 4 p.m.)

1-5 p.m.: Register Exhibits (Livestock Pavilion: Swine, Sheep, Goats, Dairy, 4-H & Beef)

4-11 p.m.: $25 two-for-one bracelets

7 p.m.: Rodeo Queen Contest (Rodeo Arena; open to ages 14-21)

Thursday, Oct. 10

9 a.m.-2 p.m.: Field Trip Day for grades K-12 (must be prepaid through your organization; not open to general public during this time)

9 a.m.: Judging of floral, homemaking, crops, poultry, 4-H and school exhibits (various locations)

12:30pm: Judging of rabbits only

4-11 p.m.: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides

5 p.m.: Academic Fun Bowl (Rodeo Arena for students in grades 6-8)

6:30 p.m.: Fun Bowl (for students in grades K-5)

5:30 p.m.: Check-in for Talent Show (all ages); competition will follow (Green Barn; door admission $5 for everyone 5 years and older)

Friday, Oct. 11

School Day: From 11 a.m.– 3 p.m., pay one price of $15 for all rides

9 a.m.: Judging livestock (Livestock Pavilion)

10 a.m.–noon: Older Folks Day, honoring Livingston Parish Residents 75 years and older (Green Barn; registration begins at 9 a.m. and goes until the program starts at 10 a.m.)

4-11 p.m.: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides

8 p.m.: PCA RODEO, sponsored by Ram Rodeo ($10 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old)

Saturday, Oct. 12

From 11 a.m. until close: Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides

9 a.m.: Pet Show (Livestock Pavilion)

9:30 a.m.: Register for Dog Show (competition starts after Pet Show)

11 a.m.: Register for Horse Show (competition after Dog Show)

12-12:15 p.m.: Senior Pageant Interview Sign-In

12:30 p.m.: Senior Pageant Interview

2:15–2:45 p.m.: Registration for Petite & Tiny Miss Pageant, compete at 3 p.m.

3:15-3:45 p.m.: Registration for Little & Deb Miss Pageant, compete at 4 p.m.

4:15-4:45 p.m.: Registration for Teen & Jr. Miss Pageant, compete at 5 p.m.

6 p.m.: Senior Pageant Competition

8 p.m.: PCA RODEO, sponsored by Ram Rodeo

Sunday, Oct. 13

8-10 a.m.: All exhibits will be removed

Noon-6 p.m.: Carnival Midway open (Pay One Price of $25 to ride all rides)

Carnival Midway Ride Pricing

Pricing is set and subject to change by Mitchell Brothers

Family Night opportunities

Tuesday, Oct. 8: 4–11 p.m. Pay One Price of $15 to ride all rides

Wednesday, Oct. 9: 4-11 p.m. two for one Pay One Price of $25

Thursday, Oct. 10: 4–11 p.m. Pay One Price of $25

Friday, Oct. 11: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Pay One Price of $15; 4-11 p.m. Pay One Price of $25

Saturday, Oct. 12: 11 a.m. until close Pay One Price of $25

Sunday, Oct. 13: 12-6 p.m. Pay One Price of $25 (certain rides)

(1) comment


Who do we contact for the Pet Show? Is is just dogs or all pets? Cost? More info please.

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