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2015 State Fair operating hours

Friday, Sept. 25 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 26 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 27 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 28 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 29 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday,  Sept. 30 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 1 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 2 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 3 — 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 4 — 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Note: These are the Ticket Plaza and building hours only; rides will continue to operate for a minimum of one hour after the Ticket Plaza closes, or longer at the discretion of fair management.

We’re hard at work on your 2015 State Fair of Virginia!

And you can expect loads of family fun—and some State Fair surprises! The 2015 fair will open Friday, Sept. 25, and run through Sunday, Oct. 4.

That’s not that long to wait, and we promise it’ll be worth it!

State Fair receives international recognition

The State Fair of Virginia has numerous awards for its 2014 communications and competition programs from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions. And they really liked Ginny the Bus!

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Competition results for 2014 

The 2014 Arts & Crafts and Horticulture competition results are available online! 

2014 competition results

What else is happening? 

Find out about other signature events that will be held this year at The Meadow Event Park.

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Directions to the fair

Take I-95 Exit 98 (Doswell), or use one of the two alternate routes.
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Questions? Contact us today.