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Make your way to the Fair

The 2018 Alaska State Fair is almost ready to open the gates! Here is everything you need to know about getting to the fair this year!

Getting here

Drive.

Hop in your car, pile in your friends and head to the Fair! We’re located at 2075 Glenn Highway in Palmer. Or get a ride with J&J Spins, A new transportation program in Wasilla offering after hours and weekend transportation within the Valley all days during the Fair View more information here >

Fly.

Take advantage of a special discount from our official Fair airline, Alaska Airlines! Receive 10% off any published fares between Anchorage and any intra-Alaska, Alaska Airlines city (not including Prudhoe Bay) when you fly between August 23 – September 3, 2018.  Find details on how to book

Ride the rails.

Hop on board Alaska Railroad’s Fair Train for a stress-free, scenic ride to and from the fairgrounds!  View fares and schedules .

Bus it.

Check out the Valley Transit bus schedule

Parking

There are three main parking lots – Red, Yellow and Purple. Check out our parking maps for details on traffic patterns for the weekdays (Monday – Thursday) and weekends (Friday – Sunday). The maps also include location information for disabled, motorcycle, RV, tent and premier parking. Read More

Saturday & Sunday Parking Route.

Printer Friendly Weekend Parking Map (PDF)

Monday – Friday Parking Route.

Printer Friendly Weekday Parking Map (PDF)

Parking Prices

Daily Car/Truck: $5

Season Car/Truck: $25

Daily Camping R.V.*: $15

Season R.V.*: $75

Daily Tent: $5

Season Tent: $30

Daily Premier: $25

Season Premier: $125

* $10 daily and $50 season additional fee for tow behind car or trailer.

Drop off.

Want to drop off or pick up a fairgoer? Use our convenient Green Gate access! This is also the best place to drop off and pick up disabled passengers, and is the location for will call tickets.

Camping

Check out the  RV parking and tent camping fees, locations and regulations

Things to expect along the way

Good news! At this time, there are no known construction projects or detours that will impact Fair traffic this year.