General Info

Dates: Friday, September 1 through Thursday, September 7, 2017
Hours: Fairground gates are open from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. For hours of merchants, vendors and daily schedules please check the schedules for each as times may vary.
Gate Admission: Adult: $5
Children 15 and under: Free, when accompanied by an adult
Veterans: Free (spouses, too) on Sat., Sept. 2 until 6 p.m.
Schoolchildren: Free on Junior Fair Day, Tues., Sept. 5 until 6 p.m.
Senior citizens (65+): Free on Wed., Sept. 6, until 6 p.m.
Free admission does not include ticketed shows.
Season Tickets: $15.00 prior to fair and at select locations
$20.00 at the fair gates (Friday and Saturday only)
For information on money-saving season tickets, call 419-335-SHOW (7469) after July 11.
Parking: Free; Handicap parking available on the west side of the grounds near Gate K and on the north side near Gate D
Rentals: Handicap scooters and wheelchairs (motorized & non-motorized) are available for rent by an independent vendor who will be located near Jr. Fair Bldg. and Gate D (North-end).
Other Information: No dogs are permitted on the midway or other areas on the grounds, except at owner’s campsite. Service dogs are welcomed.
No alcohol is permitted on the grounds.
Please no motorized carts on grounds except for handicap scooters; please be prepared to show credible assurance that device is warranted.
FAQs: Other Frequently Asked Questions.