Ticket Info

El Dorado County Fair
June 13-16, 2024
Online Ticket Sales Begin March 1.

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Prices and Information
Precios e Información

No Refunds, No Exchanges / Sin devoluciones, sin cambios
Per Day/
Per Person
PRE-SALE!
by June 12
During Fair
 
General Admission (13 & over) $ 10.00 $12.00
Junior Admission (7 - 12 yrs) $ 8.00 $ 10.00
Seniors Admission (60 & over) $ 8.00 $ 10.00
Unlimited Carnival Rides (Single Day $ 35.00 $ 45.00
Unlimited Carnival Rides (Season Pass) $ 85.00 pre-sale only!

Parking: $10.00 (cash) per car
Attendees in military get in FREE (must show active duty military ID)

Special Tickets
Items marked pre-sale cannot be purchased during Fair. Buy today & save!

Father's Day Package for June 16
    Valid Sunday Only: Noon - 10 pm - $45 (S-XL) $48 (XXL) $50 (XXXL)
    A $94+ Value, includes Father's Day T-shirt, one general ticket, one youth admission
    ticket, and one unlimited ride wristband. Adults wearing this year's Father's Day t-shirt
    get in free on Sunday!

Four Day Passes (Pre-Sale Only)
    Daily Admission Thursday-Sunday
    General Admission (13+ yrs.) - $25
    Senior Admission (60+ yrs.) - $20  
    Junior Admission (7-12 yrs.) - $20
    Livestock Exhibitor Purchased by May 8 - $20

Grandstand Special Event Tickets 
    Presale Fair & Grandstand Tickets - Adults - $20 | Jr/Sr - $18
        Thursday Night: FMX Ramp-Age Show
        Friday Night: Truck Pulls by L & L Productions
    Day of Thursday & Friday Grandstand Show Tickets
        Fair & Grandstand Show Tickets: Adults - $22 | Jrs/Srs - $20
        Grandstand Show with existing Fair Admission: $10

Golden Ticket 4-Day Carnival Ride Wristband (Pre-Sale Only)
    Good for unlimited rides all four days of the fair from noon-close. - $85
    32oz drink included with a souvenir glass that may be refilled unlimited times for $2
    per refill. Ticket is non-transferable. A wristband will be issued and may only be
    used by ONE person.
     Four days of wristbands during Fair is $180. That's a savings of $95 plus a bonus
    refillable soda deal!

Carnival Ride Wristband
    Good for one Unlimited Ride Carnival Wristband any one day from noon-close
    $35 pre-sale - $45 during fair

Carnival Ride Tickets
    Carnival Ride Tickets to be used any day
    $15 pre-sale - Single sheet of 20 Tickets
    $25 during Fair - Single sheet of 24 Tickets
    $35 during Fair - Family Pack of 40  Tickets
    
    Each ride requires 4-8 tickets

Children must be 3 years old or at least 36” tall to ride mechanical carnival rides. Exception: Carousel (parents may ride carousel with children under 3 and under 36” and no ticket for parent is needed). Carnival Ride Limits: Access to some carnival rides may be denied for safety reasons for visitors with physical disabilities such as casts.

Special Days and Hours

Thursday
FMX RampAge Grandstand Show
Grandstand Admission Required
Senior Day and Kid's Day

60 & over and 12 & Under - FREE until 6:30 pm
Gates Open Noon – 12 am
Carnival Open Noon – Midnight
Exhibits and Commercial Buildings close at 10 pm

Friday
L & L Productions Truck Pull
Grandstand Admission Required
Mutton Bustin' & Pee Wee Rodeo
Teen Day

13-19 years old get in FREE until 4 pm and stay until midnight!
Gates Open Noon – 12 am
Carnival Open Noon – Midnight
Exhibits and Commercial Buildings close at 10 pm

Saturday
Livestock Auction
John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Races

in the Grandstands | included with fair admission
Gates Open 10 am – 12 am
Carnival Open Noon – Midnight
Exhibits and Commercial Buildings close at 10 pm

Sunday
Father's Day

Rubicon Jeep Jamboree Challenge
in the Grandstands | Included with fair admission
Gates Open Noon – 10 pm
Carnival Open Noon – 10 pm
Exhibits and Commercial Buildings close at 10 pm

Fair Policy

  • Clear Bags: There will be an express line for people with clear bags. Clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12". No hardware or decorations are permitted to conceal the bag. A logo is allowed on one side of the bag only. One-gallon clear plastic freezer bags (Ziploc bag or similar)are acceptable.
  • No Pets allowed on the fairgrounds with the exception of Service Dogs.
  • No bicycles, quads, or skateboards allowed. Flo the Clown and Fair staff are the only exceptions.
  • No gang attire.
  • No guns or weapons allowed even with CCW permit (this includes pocket knives and pepper spray)
  • All patrons may be wanded by security for the safety of fair patrons.
  • No outside food or beverage allowed except UNOPENED sealed plastic water bottles.
  • EMPTY refillable bottles may be brought in to be filled with water after entering fairgrounds.
  • Baby food and special dietetic foods will be allowed. NO Coolers. NO alcohol may be brought in.
  • El Dorado County Fair is a non-smoking/non-vaping Fair. There are designated smoking/vaping areas in the Smoking Tent (between the Carnival and Organ Room) and behind the Beer Tree (except within 25 feet of buildings, shade structures, stages, animal exhibits, children's attractions or food booths) and behind the Grandstands. Smoking marijuana on Fairgrounds during Fair is NOT allowed. (No Smoking in the Carnival areas or Food Court.)
  • Shirts and Shoes must be worn at all times.
  • Carnival Ride Limits: Access to some carnival rides may be denied for visitors not meeting height requirements or for those with physical disabilities such as casts. Children must be 3 years old or at least 36” tall to ride mechanical carnival rides. Exception: Carousel (parents may ride carousel with children under 3 and under 36” and no ticket for parent is needed).
  • Please be advised that photographs and video may be taken at the El Dorado County Fair for use by the Fair and its licensees on their websites, press and marketing materials, and in other publications and productions. By entering the event, you consent to the Fair and its licensees to photograph, video and/or use your image and likeness.

Volunteer at the Fair
We rely heavily on our volunteers and invite you to participate. Our exhibit department is a wonderful place to give your time, learn something new and have fun!
Volunteering is a fulfilling way to give back to the community. More info.

mastercard, visa, discover credit cardsare accepted at the ticket booths for entrance and pre-sale tickets. No Checks accepted.
Ticket Hours: Fair office: 9am-4pm Mon-Fri
Placerville Drive Gate Ticket office hours to be determined.