Advance Sale Tickets

How Do I Get Tickets?


During the State Fair, August 23 through September 4, regular daily admission tickets are $10 every day except on either Thursday, August 24 & 31 when admission is $3, and both Preview Day, August 23 and Labor Day, September 4 when admission is just $1. Admission tickets are available online at or at any State Fair admission gate when you arrive.

Children 12 and under are admitted free every day of the State Fair. Seniors 60 and over are admitted free on Monday, August 28 and Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Students 18 and under are admitted free on Friday, September 1, 2017. To learn more about other 2017 Special Fair Days, click here.

Online Purchasing *

These items are available online at

    • One-Day Admission Tickets – $10 each, good for any day of the Fair
    • Preview Day Advance Sale Admission Tickets – $1 each, good on Wednesday, August 23
    • $3 Thursdays Advance Sale Admission Tickets – $3 each, good on either Thursday, August 24 or August 31
    • Dollar Day Advance Sale Admission Tickets – $1 each, good on Labor Day which is Monday, September 4

* Please note a 12¢ per ticket service charge plus a 2.25% credit card order fee will be added to all online purchases