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Press Release

Big Rivers Fairgrounds

is Coming to Big Rivers!

The Fairgrounds will include 11 amusement park rides featuring a variety of attractions,  from kiddie rides to thrill rides, which will be installed over the next several weeks. The launch of the Fairgrounds will coincide with the anticipated opening of the “Christmas at Big Rivers” program, occurring from November 26th through the end of the Christmas season for 2021. Entrance to Fairgrounds will also be included with park admission.  Most of the rides are expected to be operational by the start of the seasonal program.

Some highlights of The Fairgrounds include:

  • Rolling Thunder – a spinning rollercoaster.
  • SPINdletop – a pendulum that swings riders a full 360 degrees.
  • Lafitte’s Fury – a rocking pirate ship.
  • Screaming Eagles – a family attraction where the rider controls the flight path.
  • And 7 more rides, from kiddie to thrill rides.

2022 Season Passes are the best way

to get in to Big Rivers Fairgrounds!

Big Rivers season passes include the Waterpark, reopening in May, Gator Bayou, and the all new

Fairgrounds open March through December!  Get yours today for only $69.99 per person!

2022 Season Passes