The Cajun Heartland State Fair has returned to the Cajundome grounds and is running today through Sunday, June 5, 2022.

The festival features some exciting new amusement rides, free attractions, and entertainment offerings to delight fans.

Another highlight for this year's CHSF is the return of the outdoor grandstand featuring live music daily. Some of the headliners include country artists Rodney Atkins, Jameson Rodgers and Joe Nichols along with Acadiana favorite Cupid.

The complete daily music lineup can be viewed at, but we also have this handy-dandy graphic that shows all the acts that will be performing.


This year, the Fair welcomes back ride operator Gold Star Amusements which will provide a plethora of super rides and classic favorites for the whole family.

If you want to purchase ride-all-you-want wristbands, check out the "My Choice Wristbands." You choose the day of the fair you want to use them. Those wristbands are $30 and you can purchase those here.

Games and free attractions will delight fans. Enjoy the Circus Hollywood, featuring a Big Top circus with nightly performances, the Giraffic Menagerie and Petting Zoo, Racing Pigs and pony and camel rides. Also back this year is the Prehistoric Dinosaur Adventures featuring a mobile museum and interactive dinosaur walks.

Below is the fair admission dates and times:

  • Thursday, May 26th: 5pm-10pm
  • Friday, May 27th: 5pm-10pm
  • Saturday, May 28th: 12pm-10pm
  • Sunday, May 29th: 12pm-10pm
  • Monday, May 30th: 2pm-9pm
  • Tuesday, May 31st: 5pm-9pm
  • Wednesday, June 1st: 5pm-9pm
  • Thursday, June 2nd: 5pm-9pm
  • Friday, June 3rd: 5pm-10pm
  • Saturday, June 4th: 12pm-10pm
  • Sunday, June 5th: 12pm-8pm

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