Fair Midway

We partner with North American Midway Entertainment, one of the best carnival companies in the country, to provide all of the midway rides at each year’s fair. Because of this, we think you’ll find your midway experience to be fun, clean, and safe.

Ride Pricing

Tuesday – One-Ticket Rides: 1 ticket ($2) per ride, from 4pm – close. (Sorry, no ride bracelets available Tuesday.)

Wednesday – Ride Bracelets available for $25.00 1pm- close

Thursday – Ride bracelets available for $25.00 1pm- close

Friday – Ride bracelets available for $25.00 1pm – close

Saturday – Ride bracelets available for $25.00 Noon-close

Sunday – Ride bracelets available for $25.00 Noon till 8pm

Individual ride tickets may also be purchased Wednesday – Sunday. (Prices vary by ride: tickets are $2 each, rides use more than 1 ticket.)

Bracelets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Please be advised that children under 42 inches may be required to ride some of the attractions with a paying adult rider for safety purposes.

Advance Ride Bracelets

Get your ride bracelets early and save!

Online ride bracelets are good for Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday of fair only. $20 (savings of $5) until July 23, then $25.

Ride bracelets purchased at Theisen’s in Dubuque or Dyersville are good for Saturday only. Price is $20 (savings of $5).

Note: Ride bracelets are not available for Tuesday. Saturday Advance bracelets may only be purchased at Theisen’s in July.