Tickets can be purchased before the Fair by visiting the Association Office during normal business hours of 8am to 4pm CST OR
Ticket Prices General Admission (ages 13-61): $15
Children (3-12): $8
Seniors $7.50 (free until 3pm on Wednesday thru Friday)
Active Military Personnel (with I.D.)
There are positively NO REFUNDS on Fair admission, Fair event and ticketed shows, Carnival Rides. Weather permitting. 
Fair Hours: 8am-11pm daily
Carnival Hours: Opens 12 noon on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday and 11a.m. on Thursday and Friday
Ag-Ventureland Hours: 9am-10pm daily
Guest Relations Booth: 10am-10pm daily
Memory Barn located west of Fair Cafe: 10am-10pm daily
Home Economics : 9am to 9pm
Commercial Exhibits / Expo Building: 12:00 Noon - 8:00 pm daily
Beer Tent Hours: Wed & Thurs - 4pm - 11pm Fri & Sat - Noon - 11pm Sun - Noon - 10pm