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Getting To Nebraska State Fair

Nebraska State Fair is located at Fonner Park in Grand Island, Nebraska. The State Fair can be accessed via driving, biking or walking.

Physical Address

Fonner Park
700 E Stolley Park Road
Grand Island, NE 68801-2200

Administration Office Address

501 E. Fonner Park Road, Suite 200
Grand Island, NE 68801-2200

Driving Directions

GPS Coordinates

Latitude = 40.9059, Longitude = -98.3294
Latitude = 40 degrees, 54.4 minutes North
Longitude = 98 degrees, 19.8 minutes West

Fairground Parking

Parking at the fairgrounds is FREE. General parking will be available to the west and east of the fairgrounds. Bus loading/unloading docks are available at Gate 5A. Bus parking will be available on the north side of the grounds. Vendors and livestock exhibitors will be directed to the appropriate parking in their welcome packets that they will receive prior to the Fair.

Handicap-accessible parking is located at each of the main gates. Paved, handicap-accessible parking is located at the north main gate, Gate 6, off of Fonner Park Road. Vehicles must have a handicap placard or license plate to park in a handicap-accessible parking lot.

Gettin' Around


Off-Site Parking & Shuttle Service

The State Fair offers several off-site parking locations throughout Grand Island along with free shuttle service to and from the Fair. For the off-site shuttle map, click here.

Off-Site Shuttle Dates & Times

Friday, Aug. 23 - Monday, Sept. 2: 10am - 11pm

Grand Island Shuttles

Picks up daily at:
NORTH: Sam's Club, Conestoga Mall, and State Fair North Gate
SOUTH: Walmart

Free parking available in west lots and Luebbe lot; east lot available daily except Aug. 23 – 25 and Sept. 2.

ADA parking available throughout parking lots.


CASE-IH tractor trams pick you up from grounds parking and deliver you to the gate.
RED LINE trams carry you throughout the Market Place.
GREEN LINE trams carry you from east gate to the Market Place.