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 Saturday, August 7 – Saturday, August 14, 2021.

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


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.