This year, the Fair is once again condensed to 12 open days, running consecutively: September 11-22.
General Parking will once again be FREE throughout the run of the Fair. Some “Preferred” paid parking will also be available.
General Hours of Operation are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday thru Thursday; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Gate 9 (Louisiana just north of Central) is permanently CLOSED to Fair traffic. Fairgoers wishing to park on the grounds may use Gate 8 (Louisiana just south of Lomas) and Gate 1 off Central Avenue.
The 2013 State Fair will open at 10 a.m. every day!
Admission is $10 Adults (12-64), $7 (Seniors (65 and up), $7 Kids (11 and under), FREE for Kids 5 and under!
All schedules—livestock shows, contests, exhibits, entertainment, Rodeo, Tingley concerts, Parade, etc.—are currently being posted at www.ExpoNM.com August and September as they become available. Please check back often, as updates are made daily.
the State Fair Parade is on Saturday September 14th, 2013
The Parade begins at 8:45am at the corner of Louisiana and Central and proceeds east towards Eubank. The Parade breaks up BEFORE it reaches Eubank.
The midway carnival operates from approximately 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Monday through Thursday, and approximately 11 a.m. to midnight every Friday, Saturday and Sunday during Fair.
Daily Ride Passes $25 Monday through Thursday;
$30 Friday through Sunday.
What day is dollar day?
A: $1 admission before 1:00 p.m. on Monday, September 16th (see below)
Q: What are the discounts for this year’s Fair?
A: Monday, September 16th, Senior Celebration Day: $1 general admission before 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 17th, “Twofer Tuesday”: 1/2 price admission and 1/2 price ride wristbands (or two for the price of one
More discount possible To Be Announced during Fair