The 2022 New Jersey State Fair and Sussex County Farm & Horse Show returns to the Sussex County Fairgrounds from Friday, August 5th, through Saturday, August 13th.

The 8 day fair features agricultural, livestock, and home arts exhibits; horse shows, children’s activities, live music, a large midway with carnival rides and games for all ages, craft and merchandise vendors, a wide selection of great food, grandstand events, free midway entertainment, and much, much more!

Special events during the fair include Dollar Day at the carnival on opening night Aug 5th, Lumberjack Competition on August 6th, Demolition Derby on August 7th & 8th, and a Monster Truck Show on August 9th.

Admission to the fair is $15 for adults, $4 for children ages 6-12, $10 for seniors 60+, and $7 for veterans and active military.

Mega Passes, good for admission + unlimited rides on any one day of the fair, are on sale until August 4th and are $30 for adults and $25 for children 6-12 years old. Mega Passes, advance sale admission tickets, and special event tickets can purchased at the fair’s website.

Be sure to check out the fair’s official website for a complete schedule of daily activities and entertainment.