Special days at the fair


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Admission Prices

• General Admission: $9 (this is for 36 inches or taller and includes admission to the fair and all mechanical rides where ride height is permissible)

• Season Passes: $25 (Season Pass holders will be able to purchase discount ride bands by presenting their season pass at the Michaels Amusements Ticket Booths.)

Parking

• Sidney High School and Emerson School (handicap parking only): Free

• On fairgrounds (limited to livestock exhibitors and merchant exhibitors only): $30

Ride Specials/Themes

• Sunday, July 24: Coupon Day – Sponsored by Tri Co. Insurance and Hemmelgarm Services

Regular admission. Check the fair website (http://www.shelbycountyfair.com/) to print off coupons

• Monday, July 25: Carload Night, Coupon Day and Veterans Day – Sponsored by Area Energy & Electric

Veterans and spouses admitted free all day. A service officer from the Shelby County Veterans Services Commission will be located next to the free entertainment tent to answer questions and provide information about veterans and dependent benefits. The Veterans Day Program will start at 7 p.m.

Carload night includes entry to the fair and all rides for everyone in your vehicle for $30. Begins at 4 p.m. at Gate D only. Must be purchased by 9 p.m.

• Tuesday, July 26: Senior Day – Sponsored by Honda of America

Senior Citizens Day registration begins at 8 a.m. in the free entertainment tent. There will be blood pressure checks and health screenings from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The Sidney Senior Center Singers will perform at 11 a.m. and door prizes will be given away at 11:30 a.m. There will be a free lunch for seniors starting at noon while supplies last.

• Wednesday, July 27: Wrist Band Day One, Industrial Day One – Sponsored by Detailed Machining and Silveus Insurance Group

Special prices through participating business and industries in and around Shelby County. Wrist bands must be purchased at these business and industries only for $7 and admits one person and ride all day.

• Thursday, July 28: Kids Day – Sponsored by Buckeye Ford and Edison Community College

Everyone 16 and under will be admitted free until noon with $7 special ride bands to be purchased by noon at Michael’s Amusements ticket booths.

• Friday, July 29: Best One Tire/Sidney Tire Day at the Fair

Special $7 wrist bands can be purchased at Best One Tire or Sidney Tire locations. Admits one person and ride all day.

• Saturday, July 30: Wrist Band Day Two – Sponsored by First Call NAPA Auto Parts

Special prices through participating business and industries in and around Shelby County. Wrist bands must be purchased at these business and industries only for $7 and admits one person and ride all day.

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