Advance Tickets

Advance Tickets


Adult (ages 13 and over) - $7 through Sept. 11 at 8:00pm and save 30%!

  • Buy and print your discounted admission tickets online at home without fees, or have them mailed to you (shipping and handling fees apply).
  • Buy your tickets by phone - 515-244-2771 (shipping and handling fees apply).
  • Buy your tickets in person the Events Center Box Office (now through August 28); at more than 70 locations in your area starting August 1 (check back on August 1 for a complete listing); or at the Grandstand Ticket office (starting August 31).

Advance adult admission tickets are valid for regular Fair-time admission on any day of the 2020 Clay County Fair. Please note that admission discounts are available at the entrance gates on several special deal days throughout the Fair's run; admission pricing may be less expensive if you purchase admission at the gate. No refunds will be given if you purchase advance adult admission tickets and discover you qualify for a discount at the gate.

Ticket Discounts Available During the Fair

Veterans Appreciation Day (Monday, September 14) – Veterans and Active Military FREE
Family Night (Tuesday, September 15) – EVERYONE FREE after 5 p.m.
Kids Day (Friday, September 18) – Kids 18 and Under FREE
Last Chance Day (Sunday, September 20) – Adults, age 13 and over - $5

Fair-time Admission

Adult, age 13 and over (Day) - $10
Adult, age 65 and over (Day) - $7 NEW!
Adult, age 13 and over (5:00pm and after) - $6
Child, age 12 and under (Anytime) – FREE

No credit cards or checks accepted at outside admission gates.

The Fair does not offer refunds for gate admission.