Pima County Fair Hours & Admission

Main Gate Hours Monday - Friday:   1:00 pm - close Saturday - Sunday:   10:00 am - close Carnival Hours Monday - Friday:   3:00 pm - close Saturday - Sunday:   11:00 am - close
Admission General: $8 Children 6-10: $3 5 & Under: FREE Parking: $5

Carnival Rides & Games

Our carnival and midway has games and rides for fun and thrill seekers of all ages and sizes! Click here to check out the games and rides we provide.

Food

What would the fair be without delicious food? Click here to find all the vendor and food choices at the fair.

Daily Highlights

The Pima County Fair is the most affordable family festival that Tucson offers! Click here to see a list events.

DISCOUNTS & PROMOTIONS

  • Thu,04/17

    Thurs - April 17

    FREE ADMISSION today until  3:00  WITH TWO CANS OF UNOPENED FOODCumulus Tucson Presents Coca-Cola Wristband Day!  Purchase a $30.00 wristband for unlimited rides on the Tucson Weekly Carnival, 3:00 p.m. to midnight. Receive a $5.00 discount towards your purchased wristband when you bring an unopened 20oz. bottle of  Coke or Diet Coke.  Wristbands sold until 10:00 p.m$2.00 games today on the Tucson Weekly Carnival!  Brought to you in part by KVOA News4Tucson. KIIM FM Presents Tyler Farr in concert on the Budweiser Main Stage at 8:00 p.m. brought to you in part by Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment.      

  • Fri,04/18

    Fri - April 18

    Enjoy some of our fun attractions like the Acrobats, Frisbee Dogs, Sea Lions and Illusionist Michael Howell! Don’t forget to use your Fry’s Discount Ride Coupons today and enjoy some great shopping in our buildings! Pima Hall has the  KiddieKingdom, Creepy Crawly Slimy Exhibit, The Creep Factor Show and the Mother’s Convenience Area and Old Pueblo Hall invites you to listen to Gradymusic, do some shopping and let your little ones have fun at the Hands On Science and Agriculture Exhibits! KRQ and KOHT Present Juicy J in concert on the Budweiser Main Stage at 8:00 p.m.

  • Sat,04/19

    Sat - April 19

    FREE ADMISSION today until Noon with a $5.00 or more receipt from any Bruegger’s Bagels! Enjoy breakfast or lunch at any Bruegger’s and redeem the receipt of $5.00 or more to receive your free admission! One original receipt per person. Zapatistas Motorcycle Riding Club Show and Shine is today and you can also adopt a pet  until 2:00 p.m. at the Animal Adoptathon.  96.1 KLPX and Dominos Pizza invite you to the the tractor pulls starting at 10:00 a.m and the Demolition Derby at 4:00 p.m. in the Coors Light Arena. Pima County Fair BEERFEST is today! 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Lime-A-Rita-Sunset Cantina Bar and Grill with music, games, prizes and BEER!  Tickets are only $15.00 for 10 tastes and are available for purchase at the Sunset Cantina Bar and Grill. *while supplies last KLPX and KFMA Present Megadeth in concert on the Budweiser Main Stage at 8:00 p.m. Brought to you in part by Dominos Pizza and Piggly Fries the official food of the Pima County Fair!

  • Sun,04/20

    Sun - April 20

    Visit the Wild About Monkeys Show, Sea Lion Splash, Michael Howell Illusionist, Danz Azteca and the Frisbee Dogs!    Adopt a pet today until 2:00 p.m. at the animal adoptathon and check out the Tucson Model A Ford Car Show until 3:00 p.m.  Don’t forget to visit our animal barns and learn about 4H and FFA.  The Lime-A-Rita Sunset Cantina has wonderful food and is a great place to get out of the sun for an adult beverage with Happy Hour every day from 4:00 – 6:00. We invite you to enjoy the steel drum sounds of Island Rhythm, every day on 3 Amigos Tequila Corner Stage! KFMA Presents The Kottonmouth Kings on the Budweiser Main Stage at 8:00 p.m.

  • Mon,04/21

    Mon - April 21

    DISCOUNT DAY!!!!  Good News Communications and KLOVE Present Family Discount Day!  $2.00 Parking! $2.00 Admission brought to you in part by AZ Air Time Jump Center!  It’s also the KCEE Senior Celebration with fun activities at Central Park from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m..  Shop till you drop in all of our buildings and don’t miss the tractor pulls, homemade ice cream samples and jump rope making demonstrations at the Power from the Past Steam Engine Displays. Check out Illusionist, Michael Howell, the acrobats and Danza Azteca performances.  Take the little ones to the KIDDIE KINGDOM in Pima Hall and the Hands on Science and Agriculture Exhibits for Kids in Old Pueblo Hall!  Brought to you in part by and Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment.

  • Tue,04/22

    Tues - April 22

    DISCOUNT DAY!   Journal Broadcast Group presents $2.00 rides and $2.00 games today on The Tucson Weekly Carnival starting at 3:00 p.m.! Enjoy discounted fair food today, from 4:00 – 6:00.  Sample $2.00 menu items from participating food vendors and $2.00 beer menu items at Corona Central Park, the Lime-A-Rita Sunset Cantina and Budweiser Main Stage beer gardens.  Groove to the smooth sounds of Island Rhythm and check out the Acrobat Show today!

  • Wed,04/23

    Wed - April 23

    Wendy’s® Discount Day!  FREE admission today until 3:00 p.m. with any Wendy’s combo meal receipt. One original receipt per customer, good for one admission. Arizona Lotus Presents Coca-Cola Wristband Day!  Purchase a $30.00 wristband for unlimited rides on the Tucson Weekly Carnival, 3:00 p.m. to midnight.  Receive a $5.00 discount towards your purchased wristband when you bring in an unopened, 20oz. bottle of Coke or Diet Coke. Wristbands sold until 10:00 p.m. Wanna get creeped out?  Check out the Creepy, Crawly, Slimy exhibit and Creep Factor Show inside Pima Hall! $2.00 Games today on the Tucson Weekly Carnival AND Enjoy discounted fair food today, from 4:00 – 6:00.  Sample $2.00 menu items from participating food vendors and $2.00 beer menu items in the Lime-A-Rita Sunset Cantina and Corona Central Park and Budweiser Main Stage Beer Gardens. KLPX Presents Bret Michaels in concert on the Budweiser Main Stage at 7:30 p.m.  

  • Thu,04/24

    Thurs - April 24

    Clear Channel Radio Presents Coca-Cola WRISTBAND DAY!  Purchase a $30.00 wristband for unlimited rides on the Tucson Weekly Carnival, 3:00 p.m. to midnight.  Receive a $5.00 discount towards your purchased wristband when you bring in an unopened 20 oz. bottle of Coke or Diet Coke.  Wristbands sold until 10:00 p.m.  It’s Game Day!  $2.00 games on the Tucson Weekly Carnival!  Wanna get creeped out?  Check out the Creepy, Crawly, Slimy exhibit and the Creep Factor Show, both, inside Pima Hall and shop till you drop in Thurber  and Old Pueblo Halls!  Brought to you in part by KOLD News 13. KRQ AND 98.3 KOHT PRESENT YG AND KID INK IN CONCERT AT 8:00 P.M. on the Budweiser Main Stage.    

  • Fri,04/25

    Friday - April 25

    It’s Military Appreciation Day!  $2.00 Admission with any Military ID visit the My18 booth to record messages to your enlisted loved ones.  Pig Races, Petting Zoo, KiddieKingdom, Pony Rides, Wild About Monkey’s, Sea Lion Splash and More!  Don’t forget, today is your last chance to use the Fry’s Discount Ride Coupons!  Find great shopping in Thurber and Old Pueblo Halls!  Learn about Science, Agriculture, 4-H and shop some of Tucson’s finest crafters while Gradymusic performs for visitors inside Old Pueblo Hall. KFMA presents Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts in concert at 8:00 p.m. on the Budweiser Main Stage.  Brought to you in part by My18.

  • Sat,04/26

    Sat - April 26

    FREE ADMISSION until Noon with a $5.00 or more receipt from any Bruegger’s Bagels! Enjoy breakfast or lunch at any Bruegger’s and redeem the receipt of $5.00 or more to receive your free admission! One original receipt per personDon’t miss the Rodeo starting at 1:00, Door Slammers Car Club Show and Shine plus Power from the Past steam engines and tractor pulls today.   Visit Pimacountyfair.com for a complete list of rules and requirements for adoption.  Don’t forget to visit our animal barns and learn about 4H and FFA. LARGE STOCK AUCTION IS TODAY AT 11:45 UNDER THE RAMADA! The Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo Association Tucson Floor and Decor proudly presents the Pima County Fair Rodeo.  Included with fair admission.  Performances start at 1:00 in Manny’s Arena and brought to you in part by Arizona’s Mining Association. KIIM FM and The Boot Barn Present Lee Brice in concert on the Budweiser Main Stage.

  • Sun,04/27

    Sun - April 27

    FREE Admission until noon with two cans of unopened food!  102.1 La Caliente and Telemundo presents the rodeo starting at 1:00, followed by Voz de Mando in concert at 7:30 p.m. on the Budweiser Main Stage. Check out these great shows: Wild About Monkeys, Pig Races, Acrobats, Aztec Dancers, Sea Lion Splash, Frisbee Dogs, Creepy Crawly Slimy and KiddieKingdom in Pima Hall! Final tractor pulls are today and the small stock auction starts at 10:30  under the big ramada. Brought to you in part by Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment and Arizona Mining Association Adopt a pet today at the Pima County Fair until 2:00!  Visit Pimacountyfair.com for a complete list of rules and requirements for adoption. SMALL STOCK AUCTION IS TODAY AT 10:30 UNDER THE RAMADA! The Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo Association and Floor and Decor proudly presents the Pima County Fair Rodeo.  Included with fair admission.  Performances start at 1:00 in Manny’s Arena and brought to you in part by Arizona’s Mining Association