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New Jersey State Fair 2017 Schedule - fireworks, rides, music
   June 22 - July 9, 2017
Meadowlands, New Jersey


    The New Jersey State Fair runs from June 22 to July 9, 2017. Enjoy family-friendly entertainment and action-packed fun for everyone. There will be plenty of FREE entertainment featuring live performers on several stages. There will be over 150 rides and attractions for everyone in the family. Preview Night is on Thursday, June 22, at the 2017 New Jersey State Fair.

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Preview Night
Fair Hours:
Open: 6:00 pm - Close: 12:00 am
Box office Closes at 11:00 pm

FREE Entertainment:
• The Steve Bayner Hypnotist Show - Main Stage
• Rosaire’s Royal Racing Pigs - Main Midway
• Open-Air Thrill Show
• High Dive Show
• Commerford’s Educational Petting Zoo - Main Midway. Open during Fair hours
Animal rides are available, but are not free. You can purchase tickets at the Petting Zoo Box Office.
Times and acts are subject to change.



Friday, June 23, 2017 - Family Value Day
Pay $10 per person for fair admission; pay $2 per car for parking; pay $2 per person for each ride and each game. There will be select food or drink items available for $2 each. FREE entertainment tonight

Fair Hours:
Open: 6:00 pm - Closes: 1:00 am
Box office Closes at 11:30 pm

FREE Entertainment:
• The Steve Bayner Hypnotist Show - Main Stage
• Rosaire’s Royal Racing Pigs - Main Midway
• Open-Air Thrill Show
• High Dive Show
• Commerford’s Educational Petting Zoo - Main Midway. Open during Fair hours
Animal rides are available, but are not free. You can purchase tickets at the Petting Zoo Box Office.
Times and acts are subject to change.



Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - Kids Go Free Night
5:00 pm - Midnight - Any child 12 and younger gets into the fair for free; a savings of $8 per child.
There will be an Unlimited Ride Hand Stamp available for $20.
For persons 13 and older, gate admission is $10 and there will be an Unlimited Ride Hand Stamp for $20;
Combo Ticket for adults is $30. Parking is FREE.

Monday, July 3, 2017 - Special - Spectacular Fireworks Night
11:00 pm.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - Special - Spectacular Fireworks Night
11:00 pm.



Thursday, July 6, 2017 - Cheap, Cheap Night
6:00 pm - Midnight - Gate admission is $5 per person, all ages.
An Unlimited Ride Hand Stamp is offered at $19 or you may purchase a gate admission / Unlimited Ride Hand Stamp Combo $24.

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - Patron Appreciation Day
2:00 pm - Midnight - Enjoy a Pay-One-Price Combo Ticket for gate admission and an Unlimited Ride Hand Stamp.
The Combo Ticket is available for $33 per person for children 12 and younger.
It is available for $35 for persons 13 and older. If you do not ride the rides, gate admission for persons 13 and older is $11;
gate admission for children 12 and younger is $9. Parking is $5.


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