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Cuyahoga County Fair Dates: August 10-15, 2021

Free Parking every day!

Fair Hours
Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri: Noon to 11:00 PM (Rides will open at 3pm on Tues, and at noon on Wed, Thurs & Fri)
Saturday: 10 AM to 11:00 PM (Rides open at 10am)
Sunday: Noon to 10:00 PM (Rides open at noon)

Commercial Buildings and Junior Fair Building closes at 10:00 PM daily.

Daily admission does not include ride privilege

Fair Admission Pricing
General Admission: Tues-Thurs: $7.00, Fri-Sun: $8.00
Children: 4-12 years of age: Daily $6.00
Senior Admission - 60 and up: Daily $6.00
Junior Fair Participants (4-H, Scouts,
FFA with valid Membership Card):
Daily $2.00
Active military with valid ID: Free!
Children 3 and under: Free!
Ride Tickets: Ride Stamp - $22 per day
See specials on our Rides page

$1.25 per ticket

Single Ticket Ride Cost

  • Kids rides -- 3-5 tickets
  • Major rides -- 4 tickets
  • Spectacular rides -- 5 tickets
Admission After 9:30pm: Daily $3.00
  • Tuesday ONLY! - BOGO (Buy One Get One) Fair Admission for all age groups.
  • Wednesday & Thursday ONLY! - Old-Fashioned Dollar Days: Admission just $1 before 3pm! Also on Wednesday & Thursday ONLY! - Discounted Ride Stamp (just $15) if purchased before 3pm!
  • Friday ONLY! - Senior & Veteran's Day: $2 Admission for Seniors (Age 60+) & Veterans until 5pm.  Veteran's MUST show proper ID (DD-214, A.L. Card, VFW Card, or Armed Forces Symbol on Driver's License)
  • Saturday ONLY! - $2 Admission from 10am-Noon for Family Morning Dance Party.

Gate Passes, Work Passes and Exhibitors tickets do not include ride privilege.

Ride tickets ($1.25 each; 3-5 tickets per ride) and all-day Ride Stamps ($22) can be purchased at Amusements of America ticket booths inside the fairgrounds. Shows are included in the ticket and wrist band price. Fun Houses, inflatables, climbing walls and other specialties are not considered mechanical rides and require a separate ticket or cost.

The Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds has limited facilities for camping during Fair week. Spaces are reserved. Contact the Office at 440-243-0090 and ask for Bob Sculac, director in charge of campgrounds.

Limited camping is permitted on the grounds during the year. Arrangements must be made in advance by calling 440-243-0090 ext. 119 or ext. 100. Charge for use of camping facilities.