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Need quick access to cash? There are a number of ATM Machines located on the fairgrounds.
ATM's Located by the following locations
  • LaCrosse Gate Entrance
  • Bud Light Tent
  • German Tent
  • Monument Stage
  • San Francisco Gate Entrance
  • Lions Building
  • Grandstand Entrance

Children's Grandstand Tickets

All children ages 6 and under can get into the grandstands for free when accompanied by a paid adult; premier pass, grandstand pass or individual tickets. This does not include VIP access. A VIP pass is required for everyone entering the VIP area, all ages.


We love animals and know you do to, however please leave your dogs at home except for certified assistance animals. Please have your papers with you.

Gate Admission

Gate Admission to the Central States Fair is $3. All children 6 and under get in free.

Big D Mega Pass holders will need to pay the $3 prior to claiming their Carnival Wristband. Once the wristband is on, Big D Mega Pass holders do not have to pay the gate admission.

Handicap Access

Appropriate number of handicap parking spaces are available. Personal transportation devices are the responsibility of the individual.
Parking is available at both the red and blue gates.
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