With Dax

Ludacris with Dax

Date and Time

Friday, August 16 | 7:30 pm


  • Track: $60
  • Grandstand: $50

Grandstand tickets do not include Fair admission. To view admission specials visit the Fair Admission page.

Grandstand tickets public on sale starting at 9 am, Tuesday, May 21 through Etix. All concert seats are reserved. Convenience charges apply to all tickets.

The Missouri State Fair Box Office opens at noon on July 1 for walk-up orders (while tickets remain).

Box Office Hours

July 1 – Aug 2: 12 pm – 6 pm (M-F)
Closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day
Aug 5-7: 9 am – 6 pm
Aug 8-18: 9 am – 9 pm

Firework Display Following the Show

Sponsored by Missouri S&T

Security Policy

For guest safety, prior to entering concerts/events at the State Fair Grandstand, all guests will be screened by hand-held wands, or similar device. Weapons are not permitted. All bags are subject to search. Any prohibited item must be returned to the guest’s vehicle.

Things to Know Before the Show: Learn more about our security policy, prohibited items and more on the Grandstand Event Policies page.


The career of the multitalented CHRIS “LUDACRIS” BRIDGES can best be described as remarkable. As a recording artist, he has sold more than 24 million albums worldwide, thanks to the blockbuster success of such singles as “Stand Up,” “Get Back,” “Southern Hospitality,” “Number One Spot,” “Money Maker” and “My Chick Bad.” All of these records were accompanied by ingenious videos that demonstrated Bridges’ far-reaching imagination, and his willingness to stretch the boundaries of what rap videos should look and feel like.


Dax, the rising country star, has taken the music industry by storm, soaring to the top of the charts with his #1 Billboard hit, “Dear Alcohol.” This platinum-selling single has captivated audiences worldwide, solidifying Dax’s position as a force to be reckoned with in the country music scene. With his electrifying performances and soulful lyrics, Dax has won the hearts of millions, garnering a massive following on TikTok (10 million), Instagram (3 million), YouTube (7 million), and Facebook (10 million). His talent, creativity, and undeniable stage presence make him the hottest artist in music today.