What you need to know...


Children 4 years old and younger admitted free.
Rides not included in admission price.
Military ticket discount available to active-duty service members and retirees with current military ID; not applicable for others in party.

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Advance Discount Tickets

Save $3 online starting Aug.3 and at Walgreens beginning Aug. 25.

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Ticket Sales Timeline

Aug. 3 – online ticket sales will begin.
Aug. 25 – advance tickets available at Walgreens throughout Virginia
Sept. 22 (11:59 p.m. EDT) – your last day to purchase an advance discounted 2015 Season Pass!
Sept. 24 (11:59 p.m. EDT) – your last day to purchase advance discounted tickets online and at Walgreens!
Sept. 25 – $5 after 5 p.m. Opening Day ride wristband special! – Available at the fair only.
Sept. 25 - Oct. 4 – Skip the lines and head straight to the fun by purchasing your regularly priced tickets online or at Walgreens.

Ticket Prices

For more information, read answers to frequently asked ticket questions.

Ticket type Advance
discount price
through
Sept. 24 
(online & at Walgreens)
Regular Price
(at fair & at Walgreens and online after Sept.24)
How much you
can save when you buy in advance!
Adult
Weekday Admission
$9 $12 25%
Child/Senior Weekday
Admission (Youth 5-12,
Senior 60+)
 $5 
 $8 
 38%    
Adult
Weekend Admission
$12
$15
20%
Child/Senior Weekend*
Admission (Youth 5-12,
Senior 60+)
$7
$10
30%
Unlimited Ride Weekday Wristband voucher $15 $18 at fair (in Midway) only and online 17%
Unlimited Ride Weekend Wristband voucher $22 $25 at fair (in Midway) only and online 12%
Every Day Ride Tickets (each ride requires 3-6 individual ride tickets) n/a $1 each n/a
Every Day Sheet of Ride Tickets (25 tickets) n/a $20 n/a
Military Weekday Admission n/a $8 n/a
Military Weekend Admission n/a $10 n/a
Season Pass (available at StateFairVa.org or at the fair only; not available at Walgreens) $25 $30 after
Sept. 22
17%