1301 S Fair Ave, Yakima, WA 98901
The 2019 Central Washington State fair offers a presale discount on carnival bands for unlimited rides until September 19th. Franz Bread "Pay-One-Price" Day is Monday, September 23rd, where you bring an empty FRANZ bread bag with a fair sticker and pay only $27 for Gate Admission & Unlimited Carnival Rides!
The Fair doesnít have to be expensive if you take advantage of one of these many deals. Arrive between 12 noon and 4pm on Friday for free parking and $1.00 gate admission on KIMA-TV Day. Canít make it on Friday? Purchase presale discounted gate admission tickets, until September 19, or plan on visiting during one of the other special admission days: Wednesday, September 25th is Pepsi Free Day at the Fair! Free Gate Admission with three (3) or more non-perishable food items for donation to Operation Harvest. Valid Noon-4pm. KIMA-TV Military Appreciation Day or Health Alliance Medicare's Senior Appreciation Day both on September 24th offer Military w/ID and Seniors (65 & over) only $8 Gate Admission. Valid All Day!
Save on parking cost by taking the free fair shuttle. Yakima Transit & Union Gap Transit offer a free continuous shuttle service. Yakima Transit buses leave the Gateway Center parking lot starting 30 minutes prior to opening and 30 minutes after the fair closes each day.. Friday, opening day only, Transit begins service at 10am from Gateway Center. The Hop On & Hop Off at the Gateway Center has two pick up points, to the north and to the east of the Target store with signs designating the locations along Fair Avenue. Union Gap Transit buses pick up at the Valley Mall Sears Parking Lot Bus Stop. Friday/Saturday: 11am-11pm, Sunday-Thursday: 11am-10pm, Closing Day: 11am-9pm. Service is continuous throughout the day For those coming from other parts of town and using public transportation, Bus #6 stops at State Fair Park. Drop off at State Fair Park is directly in front of the Deccio Administration Building and just a few feet away from the Banner Bank Blue Gate.
Regular Admission Prices:
Adults (Mon-Fri): $14.50
Adults (Sat-Sun): $16.00
Youth (ages 6-12): $9.50
Seniors (ages 65+): $11.50
Military (includes active, reserve, retired, veterans): $8
First Responders (includes Sheriff, Police, Fire, EMS): $8
Family of Military & First Responders: $9
Kids 5 & under: FREE
On-Site Parking: $10