General State Fair Questions
The 2023 Nebraska State Fair Is Aug. 25 Through Sept. 4. Gates Open At 10am Each Day.
Grand Island, Nebraska. For Map And Directions, Click Here
You Can Purchase Gate Admission On Our Website, At Pump & Pantry And At The Fair Upon Arrival. See The Full Pricing Breakdowns Here
No, The Nebraska State Fair Is Not Offering Mega Passes This Year.
You May Have Your Hand Stamped For Reentry Into The Fair On The Same Day.
We Love Fair Food! You Can Find The Full List Of Vendors And Concessionaire Options Here
No – We Only Allow Service Animals To The Fairgrounds, Along With Competition Animals.
There Are No Bag Restrictions For Gate Admission But Additional Rules Apply For Concerts. There Are No Stroller Restrictions. You Can Bring Your Own Or Rent One At The Fair. Click Here For More Information.
You Can Volunteer In Multiple Ways! All Volunteer Information Can Be Found Here.
You Can Contact The Box Office At 308-384-0151
You Can Find A Fairgrounds Map Here.
No, lawn chairs are not allowed at Nebraska State Fair.
The outdoors shows have different arrangements for each show. Bush, Toby Mac, and Lee Brice are all standing shows. There is limited general admission bleacher seating for all shows. Comedian Gabriel Iglesias is a reserved seat show. Everyone will have an assigned seat for the event with no standing.
We Offer A Full List Of Driving And Parking Directions Here. ADA Accessible Parking Is Available At The Main Gate As Well As Gates 7 And 8.
Parking At The Fairgrounds Is FREE! All Parking/Shuttle Information Can Be Found Here. ADA Accessible Parking Is Available At The Main Gate As Well As Gates 6 And 8.
Yes! There Is Off-Site Parking And Shuttle Services In Addition To Our FREE Fairgrounds Parking. You Can Find The Shuttle Locations And Times Here.
Buses Will Drop Off And Pick Up At The North Gate Off Of Fonner Park Road.
Carnival Wristbands Are Just $26 When Purchased Before Midnight, Aug. 26. More Deals Are Available Here.
You Can Find Our Full List Of Activities, Competitions And Other Events Here.
Vendor Applications And Information Can Be Found Here.
You Can Find All Of Our Concessions, Maps, Hours And More General Visitor Information Here.
You Can Find All Competition Information Here.
You Can Print Them Out, Or You Can Download Them To Your Mobile Device Where We Can Scan Them!
Older Nebraskan’s Day Concert Will Be Held Indoors At The Heartland Event Center. The Remaining Larger Concerts Will Be Held Outdoors At Anderson Field.
No You Do Not. Gate Admission Is Included With All Concert Tickets.
Cameras Will Not Be Allowed At This Year’s State Fair Concerts. You Can Find Additional Rules And Regulations For The Fair Here.
You Can 308.384.0151 To Purchase Wheelchair Accessible Tickets For Any Concert. First Come, First Served.The Box Office At
We Currently Do Not Offer Meet And Greet Packages For Artists. You Are Able To Buy Pit Tickets For Each Concert Which Will Get You Closer To The Stage. You Can Find Ticket Information Here.
When You Purchase Tickets To A Concert At The Heartland Events Center, You Can Select Reserved Seating. All Other Event Configurations Can Be Found Here.
Lawn Chairs are not allowed at Nebraska State Fair