Children 12 and under are admitted
free every day of the Fair and no ticket is required and in 2021,
seniors 65 and older are admitted free as well.
Youth and students 18 and under are
admitted free Saturday, August 21. Other special days with
$1 or free admission are listed below.**
Wade Shows Ride Wristbands
- offered online only at presale savings of up to 20% through August 19.
Once the fair starts, purchase at the fair for full price.
18-day Mega pass. Unlimited
rides all day, every day. Up to 80% savings over daily
rates. Nontransferable - $75.
Weekday (Mon-Fri) Unlimited Ride
Armbands - $25 (save $5).
Weekend (Sat-Sun) Unlimited Ride
Armbands - $30 (save $5).
Note, Wade offers no refunds on pre-purchases and these passes are
not transferable. Armbands and wristbands are also NOT
suggested for children under 36" as a limited # of rides are
available. These armbands and wristbands are valid on all
midway rides but not the Broadway Skyliner.
* Note that with fees, admission tickets are $3.18 each and parking
passes are $5.23 each.
** Special Fair Days
Care Youth & Student Day on August 21, free for those age 18 and
Fire/Rescue Day on August 23, free for active and retired fire or
emergency services workers with ID
Day on August 25, offering $1 admission for all women. Special
tickets for this day will go on sale that morning.
Enforcement Day on August 31, free for police and corrections
officers with ID
Forces Day on September 2, free to current or retired military with
American Day on September 3, free for tribal members