Admission & Prices2018-08-20T20:07:09+00:00

Fair Admission

Adult (12+ years): $10
Child (0-11 years): FREE

SAVE MONEY: Get six admission tickets for the cost of five:
Plan ahead and save! Purchase 6 fair admissions tickets for the price of 5, for $50, that’s a $10 discount! Call or stop by our office, or the Theisen’s in Dubuque or Dyserville for more information. Offer expires July 23, 2018.

Veterans & Active Duty Service Members: Bring your military ID or veteran designation to the fair office before July 20th to purchase a $5 admission ticket. Only 1 ticket per veteran/service member.

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General Parking: FREE (With a FREE Shuttle to the gates)
Preferred parking across from grounds: $10/day

Grandstand Admission

(Does not include fair gate admission.)

Tuesday: FREE

Wednesday: FREE

Thursday: FREE

Friday: Jake Owen with Special Guest Jay Allen, presented by Dubuque Bank & Trust
Festival Area: $50
Reserved Grandstand: $40
General Admission Grandstand: $30
Hillside: $15

Saturday: Halestorm with Special Guest Johnny Trash
Festival Area: $40
Reserved Grandstand: $30
General Admission Grandstand: $20
Hillside: $10

Sunday: FREE

Jake Owen
Jake Owen

Midway Rides

Tuesday -4 pm-midnight
$2 per ride (no bracelets available)

Wednesday – Friday, Sunday -1 pm – 11 pm
$25 – unlimited rides bracelet

Saturday – noon-midnight
$25 – unlimited rides bracelet
(Save $5 by buying your bracelet in advance at Theisen’s in Dubuque or Dyserville.)

More information, including individual ticket prices