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2019 Ticket Info and Hours

State Fair Hours:

Fridays and Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Monday through Thursday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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.

2019 Tickets:
Find all discount ticket information HERE.

Advance Tickets available online and at Publix Super Markets
Adult Admission: $12
Youth Admission: $10

Children 4 and Under are free. Please print free online child's ticket.
Senior (60+): $10
Unlimited Ride Wristband: $20

Regular Price tickets available at the gate, online and at Publix Super Markets (available Sept. 27-Oct. 6):
Adult Admission: $15
Youth Admission: $12

Children 4 and Under are free. Please print free online child's ticket.
Senior (60+): $12
Military*: $12
Season Passes: $40 (sales end Sept. 14)
Unlimited Ride Wristband: $25
Individual Ride Tickets: $1 each, or $20 for a sheet of 25
Rides take between 3-6 tickets.

*Ticket prices for military admission: $12 at the gate (a $3 savings off the $15 adult gate admission). Military discount is available to all military members. Including: active-duty service members, National Guard, Reserve, retired military and retirees with a current military ID. See a valid list of ids HERE. The discount does not apply to others in service members’ and retirees’ parties. Available at the gate ONLY.

Premium Parking:
Premium parking is close to the action via Gate 2 behind the Farm Bureau Center. Buy in advance, online, to park in an asphalt lot to save time getting to your favorite fair attractions.

Admission is not included, but must be purchased in advance; all vehicle occupants must purchase admission tickets in advance of arrival. Parking is valid only for specific day purchased; limited quantity available.

Blue Ribbon Premium Seats
Premium seating provides entry to general admission concert seats. One seat per ticket. Seating area opens on hour prior to concert start. Event gate admission required and sold separately. if you would like to purchase a premium Blue Ribbon Seat for any concert, you may do so through the ticket link.

Group Sales: 50 or more in your group?

Learn about our Group Sales Program!

DEADLINE for Group Sales is September 13, 2019.

Prices, policies, programs, schedules, entertainment and concerts subject to change or cancellation without notice. No weapons, guns or knives allowed at the event. Not responsible for lost, stolen, misplaced tickets and/or tickets obtained through sources not approved by the State Fair of Virginia. Ticket holder assumes responsibility for him/her self as well as for each minor in the charge of ticket holder. You further consent to the use of your likeness in any displays, transmissions, or reproduction for marketing of this or any future event. No rain checks. No refunds. The Meadow Event Park and the State Fair of Virginia reserve the right to refuse admission.

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