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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.

2017 Tickets:

Walgreens tickets on sale now! Find participating Walgreens HERE.
Admission does not include rides.

Advance Discount Prices before 9/29 at Walgreens and online:

Adult Advance Admission (ages 13-59): $12
Child Advance Admission (ages 5-12; kids 4 and under free with paid adult): $8
Senior Advance Admission (ages 60+): $8
Advance Unlimited Ride Wristband: $20

Regular Ticket Prices beginning 9/29 online, at Walgreens and at the gate:

Adult Admission (ages 13-59): $15
Child Admission (ages 5-12; kids 4 and under free with paid adult): $11
Senior Admission (ages 60+): $11
Military Admission (must show valid military ID for active or retired veterens; does not include others in party): $11
Unlimited Ride Wristband: $25

Season Passes:

Season Pass (all ages): $40

Valid for one person all 10 days of event (grants admission once per day). Does not include rides. Non-transferable; Season pass holders should be prepared to show ID at gate. Must be purchased by Sept. 26th. Not available at the gate. Season passes purchased by Sept. 8 will be mailed via USPS. Passes purchased between Sept. 9-26 will be held in Will Call at the Ticket Plaza and may be picked up beginning Sept. 29.

Extras (online only):

Premium Weekday Parking (Monday-Thursday; does not include admission): $10
Premium Weekend Parking (Friday-Sunday; does not include admission): $20
Meadow Hall mansion tours: $5

Group Sales: 20 or more in your group? Learn about our Group Sales Program!

Kidway and Midway Ride Pricing:

Advance Unlimited Ride Wristband: $20
Unlimited Ride Wristband at Event: $25
Ride tickets: $1 each
Ride tickets sheet of 25 tickets: $20
*Each ride requires 3-6 individual ride tickets.

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 assume 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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