Save the Date! July 18-22, 2018
Wed – Sat: 11 am to 11 pm, Sun 11 am to 8 pm

Did you know that the Ferris Wheel was invented by George W. Ferris for the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago? Thank you Mr. Ferris!!! 

Daily specials

tickets can be purchased for these daily specials during the fair at the following gates:


Blue Gate on 13th Avenue

Servepro  Yellow Gate via Jefferson St

 Orange Gate near the Lane County Historical Museum

Red Gate at 13th and Van Buren

Skip the line and purchase both general admission and concert tickets here Starting May 1st! 

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Wednesday - Saturday: 11 am to 11 pm*
Sunday: 11 am to 8 pm*
Admission ends 1 hour prior to the close of Fair each day.

ride bracelet day EVery day!!

Pre-sale: June 19th - July 18th

Buy a ride bracelet for any single day and ride unlimited rides until 10 pm Wednesday - Saturday, and  7 pm Sunday.  3 games and 1 of the following: corndog, medium soda or popcorn (good at Funtastic Carnival food booths ONLY) are included with this pre-sale bracelet. 

NEW THIS YEAR: Presale Ride Bracelets will be sold at any of these First Tech Logo locations June 19th - July 18th for $37.50 (Fair admission not included).  

  • Eugene
  • Springfield
  • Oakridge

OR - Purchase a Ride Bracelet right here on our website June 19th - July 18th for Just $37.50! (Web sales end midnight July 18th; Fair admission NOT included)   

 buy bracelet now

On-site: Buy a ride bracelet for any day and ride unlimited rides until 10 pm Wednesday - Saturday, and 7 pm Sunday. 3 games and 1 food item (Valid at Funtastic Carnvial food booths only) are included with the on-site bracelet. Purchase on-site at Funtastic Carnival ticket booths July 20 - 24 for $50

(Single tickets for rides will still be available on-site for 50 cents per ticket or 120 for $50 (20% more tickets)


Wednesday, July 19: Grange Day

Kids 10 and under are FREE when they bring a dressed up fruit or veggie (11 am to 1 pm ONLY). One entry per person.

Come kick up your boots with Eli Young Band at 7:30 pm!

Thursday, July 20:  Fair family day 

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Seniors (65+) pay just $2.00 admission all day in honor of our Senior Celebration (11 am to 2 pm in the Auditorium). For more details on the Senior Celebration, click here.

Military Admission Special: Active, Disabled and Retired Military Personnel from all branches of the Armed Forces including National Guard receive $2 admission on Thursday of Fair with valid military ID

Come Rock with Bret Michaels at 7:30 pm! 

Friday, July 21: Pepsi Play Day at the fair

Come early and play all day - it's gonna be a great one!

A fun-filled evening of hits with Survivor AND Loverboy starting at 6:45 pm!

Saturday, July 22: Feynman Group Day at the Fair

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Don't miss a great day to come to the Fair. Enjoy our Fabulous Fair Food, Fantastic Rides and a concert you won't want to miss!!

Another Feyn evening with En Vogue at 7:30 pm!

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Sunday, July 23, 2017: A Day at the Fair benefitting food for lane county

Lane County Fair presents FREE admission from 11 am to 2 pm with a donation of 3 canned food items per person benefitting FOOD For Lane County. This special is only good from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, so come early and enjoy the Fair all day!

**Please note that due to large crowds, gates will be "entry only" from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. You will be unable to collect a hand stamp and leave until after the special concludes. Please come prepared to stay and enjoy for at least three hours. Return stamps will not be available until after special admission concludes. 

Closing the Fair down is LeAnn Rimes at 4:00 pm! Get here early for FREE and stay for the show!

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want to come to the fair for free? Give a pint to get a pass

Register to donate blood any time between June 1st and July 18th and receive a FREE pass to the Fair for any day you like in 2017!  
Go to for blood donation locations and hours.