General Information

Admissions, Hours, Ticket Promotions

2021 Operating Hours

The Administration Building is staffed:

September – May from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Tuesday – Friday

Summer Hours

June – August from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday

During the Fair, the office is staffed from 8 am – 8 pm.

 

The Fair is open 10 am – 10 pm Friday, August 5 – Saturday, August 13, 2022.

The parking is always free! Open rain or shine!

 

2021 Tickets/Admission and Promotions—NO REFUNDS

Online Ticket Sales Will Start: June 21, 2021 @ 12:05 am!

2021 Regular Admission Tickets

(check out the Easy Ways to Save below!)

  • Adults - $14.00
  • Veterans/Active Military - $7.00 (50% off admission)
  • Child (6-12) - $6.00
  • Seniors (60+) - $10.00

 

2021 Advance Admission Tickets

(Online Advance Sales end on August 6 @ 11:55 pm)

  • Adult - $10.00
  • Child (6-12) - $4.00
  • Senior (60+) - $5.00
  • VIP 8 Day Pass - $48.00 - (single or multiple use)‚Äč

Locations to pick up admission tickets/megapasses in person [close to the Fair, call for availability] until the end of the business day August 6th or until sold out: 

  • Yetter’s Diner, Augusta 
  • Mountain View Deli, Wantage 
  • Dale’s Market, Branchville & Blairstown 
  • Family Drug, Branchville 
  • North County Pharmacy, Franklin 
  • Branches of Lakeland Bank 
  • Administration Building, Fairgrounds [after July 6] 10 am – 5 pm 

 

2021 Group & Camp Pricing

Reservations needed, Email: kcafasso@njstatefair.org

 

2021 Promotions

Children’s Day: Tuesday, August 10 (6-12) $4.00

 

Celebrate America Day: Wednesday, August 11

  • Adult - $10.00
  • Child (6-12) - $4.00
  • Veterans, active military, first responders: Free with ID

 

Senior Day (60+) Day: Thursday, August 12  $4.00

 

Evenings after 7:30 pm: Adult $10.00, Veterans $5.00

 

Additional Tickets

Demo Derby - August 8 and August 9
(price does not include fair admission)

  • Reserved Seating - $15.00
  • General Admission - $13.00

 

Carnival Mega Pass - These tickets include one day's admission to the fair and Carnival rides ALL DAY (noon-closing). They must be purchased by August 6, 11:55 pm.

  • Adult (13 & up) - $30 
  • Child (6-12) - $25

Height Requirements for Rides vary by ride.

 

Special Events Tickets

Monster Truck Show - August 10th

(price does not include fair admission)

  • Reserved Seating - $16 Adult, $11 Child (6-12)
  • General Admission - $10

 

Easy Ways to Save on Admission

Live outside of Sussex County? Buy your tickets online and save $4 on adult tickets. Out-of-county seniors can save $5 online. Tickets are good for any one day. Just check the cutoff date under ticket information.

 

Carnival Savings 

THE CARNIVAL OPENS AT NOON EVERY DAY

 

MEGAPASSES: admission and a ride bracelet any day you choose, from carnival opening to closing!  Adults- $30 [13+], Children- $25 [6-12] Available online until August 6 @ 11:55 pm

 

Carnival Specials (Pay One Price [POP] wristband options) available in the carnival area that day - Admission Not Included

  • POP: Monday, August 9, Noon to closing, $25
  • POP: Tuesday, August 10, Noon to 6 pm, $25
  • POP: Wednesday, August 11: DOLLAR DAY AT THE FAIR (all rides $1, $10.00 strips of 10 tickets minimum) 
  • POP: Thursday, August 12, Noon to 6 pm, $25

Schedule/Map

Click here for a daily schedule.

Click here to see a map of the Fairgrounds.

 

Click here to Purchase Tickets

 

Vendors

CREDIT CARDS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE AGRICULTURAL FOOD BOOTH THIS YEAR


The Queens of The Fair
The Queens of The Fair Three boys in the Agricultural Area. Cartoon Rooster Illustration A little girl gets a ride on her dad's shoulders. Cartoon Rooster Illustration Girl riding her horse A boy enjoying a Fair ride.