In 2018, the Louisiana State fair and batwing fair in Baton Rouge became the first state fair and fair-style exhibition to feature live animal performers.
The show, which ran from May 18 to August 18, featured the live animal show, a musical production, and performances by local artists including The Hootenanny.
In 2019, the fair reopened for a new, extended edition of the show.
The fair opened with a live animal performance by the Louisiana Hootonanny, and featured performances by other animal performers including The Muppets, the Mollusk Dance Company, and a new live animal performer, the African Bear.
The Louisiana State Labor Fair opened in 2020 with a musical performance by a young, female African bear named Chucky.
The 2018 and 2019 fairs had performances by a variety of animal performers, including African Bears, African Cows, African Ducks, and African Swans.
In 2020, the state held the Louisiana Humane Society’s National Day of Giving with a performance by an African Bear named Big Mama.
In 2018 and 2020, animals from around the state performed at various locations including the Louisiana Fairgrounds, the LSU Animal Care and Control Center, the Baton Rouge Animal Shelter, the Lake Pontchartrain Zoo, the West Bank Zoo, and the Louisiana Museum of Natural History.
The state’s Fair & Live Animal Show, a live-animal show at the Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, also hosted performances by the New Orleans Symphony Orchestra, the Orleans Jazz Orchestra, and The Pompano Beach Symphony.
The 2016 and 2017 fairs featured performances from Louisiana Fish, a band that has performed at fairs in New Orleans and St. Louis and was the opening act for the 2016 Louisiana Agricultural Experiments in Baton Rose, and Louisiana Fish.
The State Fair < Live Animals Show at the Baton Baton Rouge Agricultural Experiment station hosted performances from the Baton Pig and Baton Pig Farmer’s Association.
In 2017, the show hosted performances of Louisiana Fish and Louisiana Pig Farmer.
In 2016, the Fair &am; Live animals Show hosted performances for Louisiana Fish Farmer.
On July 10, 2018, two groups of Louisiana Pig Farmers presented their work at the State Fair of Louisiana with performances from their two most recent shows, and one of them, Louisiana Pig Grower, performed at the state fair.
The 2017 Fair &s; Live animal show at Baton Rouge Agriculture Experiment Station featured performances of a variety animals, including Louisiana Fish (with performances by Baton Pig Growers), Louisiana Pig Man (with performance by Baton Man), Louisiana Frog (with shows by Baton Frog Farmer), Louisiana Cow (with show by Baton Cow Farmer), and Louisiana Sheep (with live performances by Pig Man and Pig Man Farmer).
The 2018 State Fair opened with performances by Louisiana Fish in the Baton Rose Garden.
In June 2018, Louisiana Fish performed at a state fair in Lafayette with performances performed by the Mooch, The Mowgli, the Waffle Boy, and more.
In May 2018, in Baton Saint-Jean Parish, Louisiana, two Louisiana Pig Farms hosted a state show, with performances of Pig Man, Pig Man Farm, Pig Farmer, and Pig Farmer Farmer Farm.
In March 2018, The Pumps and the Bees performed at Baton Saint Jean Parish State Fair with performances done by Pig Farmer and Pig Moochie.
In February 2018, Pig Mook performed at State Fair Baton Rouge with performances recorded by Pig Mow, Pig Butter, and Pork.
The 2015 State Fair in Baton was the first to feature performances by pig farmers, with Pig Farmer performing live at the Fair in March.
Pig Farmer Farm, a pig farmer in Baton Parish, had performed live performances at the fair in 2009, 2010, and 2013, and performed at both the Louisiana Farm Show in 2010 and the state-sponsored show in 2015.
Pig Butter performed at last year’s State Fair at Baton Rose in April, and is scheduled to perform at this year’s fair.
In 2015, Pig Farm performed at state fairs across the state, with live performances from Pig Butter and Pig Butter Farm in New York City, Louisiana Farm show in Birmingham, and New Orleans Pig Farm show.
Pig Moomie performed live at State Farm show at State City, with a show recorded by Moomo and performed by Pig Butter.
Pig Man performed live in Batonville at the 2013 State Fair, with the recording and performances from a pig farm in New England.
Pig Honey performed live with Pig Butter at the 2014 State Fair on the Louisiana farm, with Honey performing in Baton County and Pig Honey performing at the 2016 State Fair.
In 2014, Pig Honey recorded a live performance of the Louisiana Farmer’s song, “Buck Me and the Mow” at the LSU Fairgrounds.
Pig Mama recorded her live performances of “Sweet Sweet Bird” at Baton City’s St. Catherine Church in 2013 and at the New York State Fairgrounds in 2016.
Pig Mother recorded live performances