Frequently Asked Questions

Health & Safety

Will I have to be vaccinated to come to the 2021 Washington County Fair?


No, however per CDC guidance at this time, non vaccinated guests will need to wear a face covering. We are following CDC guidelines and asking our guests to exercise personal responsibility.




Will health and safety precautions be updated throughout the summer?


We are following CDC and New York State guidelines.




Will there be hand sanitizer and hand washing stations available?


Yes. Free standing sinks and hand sanitizer stations will be available throughout the grounds.




Will there be enhanced cleaning?


Cleaning procedures will be enhanced throughout the Fair including high traffic areas, bleachers, picnic tables, restrooms and more.





General Fair Information

When are discount tickets available and where can I purchase them?


Discount tickets will be available in June and can be purchased via our secure online webstore.




What days are unlimited carnival ride days and how do I purchase wristbands?


Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. Wristbands (handstamps) are available at the ticket booths in the carnival area.




How much do ride tickets cost?


1 Ticket ... $1.25
20 Tickets ... $20.00 (buy before 6 pm on August 19th for half price.)
56 Tickets ... $50.00
Each carnival ride takes 2 to 5 tickets. 1 less ticket on Thursday - Children's Day

Tuesday, Friday, and Sunday are hand-stamp days.
Ride all the rides from noon till closing for only $25





Carnival, Tickets and Wristbands

When are discount tickets available and where can I purchase them?


Discount tickets will be available in June and can be purchased via our secure online webstore.




What days are unlimited carnival ride days and how do I purchase wristbands?


Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. Wristbands (handstamps) are available at the ticket booths in the carnival area.




How much do ride tickets cost?


1 Ticket ... $1.25
20 Tickets ... $20.00 (buy before 6 pm on August 19th for half price.)
56 Tickets ... $50.00
Each carnival ride takes 2 to 5 tickets. 1 less ticket on Thursday - Children's Day

Tuesday, Friday, and Sunday are hand-stamp days.
Ride all the rides from noon till closing for only $25





Livestock and Animals

When can I see the animals in the barns?


The animals will be available all week for you to see them and to talk to their farmers,




Can I pet the animals in the barns?


Please ask permission from the farmer before petting any of the animals at the fair.

Animals may bite or kick.

Members of the FFA - Future Farmers of America have plenty of opportunity for petting of baby ducks and chicks in the FFA building.
Wash your hands after petting any animal. Washing stations are located throughout the fair.




Can I feed the animals in the barns?


No. These animals are on strict diets for their health and safety.




What precautions should I take in the barns and after leaving the barns?


Children should be supervised at all times. Avoid animals when they are being walked, they startle easily. Wash hands with soap and water after leaving any animal facility.