Savings & Promotions

At The Big Fresno Fair we are focused on providing plenty of ways for you to save on your visit to the Fair! See below for all the ways to save! Also, stay in the loop on Fair news, exclusive savings opportunity and entertainment updates by signing up for our FREE email newsletter!


$1 Wednesday Mania | Wednesday, October 7
On this day only, Fairgoers will have the chance to get into the Fair for only $1 all day long! Don’t forget, this day is also $1 Carnival Ride Wednesday where every ride is just $1 per ride! Valid for all carnival rides in Kiddie Land and the Main Carnival Area. What a great day to save BIG money on Opening Day of the 2015 Big Fresno Fair!

Fans & Followers Day | Thursday, October 8
Get free admission for connecting with us! Big Fresno Fair Facebook fans & Twitter followers will get into the Fair FREE from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on October 8 only. A special link will be posted on both the Fair’s Facebook and Twitter pages on Tuesday, October 6 that will link to a special voucher that you can either print out and print with you or simply pull up on your phone! It’s just that easy to take advantage of this BIG savings! Remember, one voucher per person … so make sure your family and friends all connect with us and save BIG! 

#Save Our Water Day | Friday, October 9
Presented by California Department of Water Resources
The first 100 fairgoers will receive a Save Our Water bag with water conservation information and a shower timer. Stop by the “Californians Don’t Waste – Save Water in Your Home” exhibit in the Commerce Building, featuring a life-size kitchen, laundry room and bathroom and learn how you can be water wise! 


Seniors' Day | Monday, October 12
Presented by Eye-Q, PG&E and Humana
Seniors 62 and BETTER are able to enjoy the Fair for free! Remember, gates will open at 9 a.m. on this day only. Also, don’t miss the special Seniors’ Lifestyle Expo from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Pavilion area featuring a variety of organizations focused on senior health, wellness and financial support.


Special Interest Day | Monday, October 12
Admission is FREE to persons with disabilities. One chaperone is admitted for free with each person that requires assistance. Remember, gates will open at 9 a.m. on this day. 

Les Schwab Tires $2 Tuesday I Tuesday, October 13
Go to any participating Central Valley Les Schwab Tires to get a voucher for $2 Fair admission on Tuesday, October 13.  No purchase necessary; just ask a Les Schwab Tires representative! You can also join The Big Fair Fan Club and receive a printable coupon via email for the same great deal! Big Fair Fan Club members will receive an email with their $2 Tuesday coupon on October 12. If you sign up after October 12, there will be a link sent in your confirmation email. One voucher from Les Schwab Tires or a Big Fair Fan Club coupon required for each Fair ticket purchased. Offer valid only on Tuesday, October 13.


Sun-Maid Kids’ Day & $2 Carnival Ride Wednesday | Wednesday, October 14
Enjoy $2 carnival rides all day long on Wednesday, October 14! Yes, that’s just $2 per ride! Valid for all carnival rides in Kiddie Land and the Main Carnival Area. Plus it’s Sun-Maid Kids’ Day! That means admission to the Fair is FREE for kids 12 and under with paid adult admission on this day only. Children 5 and under are always free.


Save Mart & FoodMaxx "Feed the Need" Community Food Drive |
Thursday, October 15
Be part of the effort to give back to our community! More than 443 TONS of food have been collected in the last six years – all have which has gone to help feed those in need in our community! This year’s “Feed the Need” Community Food Drive will be held on Thursday, October 15 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. All you need to do is bring 5 or more canned food or other non-perishable food items per person to the Fair on this day and you will receive FREE admission. All food will be donated to The Salvation Army and the Community Food Bank to help them fight hunger in our community. The Fair is also seeking bulk food and/or monetary donations from businesses and individuals in the community tied to the “Feed the Need” Community Food Drive. Special recognition packages are available for those who donate at a certain level. Businesses or individuals interested in making bulk food and/or monetary donations please contact The Big Fresno Fair’s Communications Office at (559) 650-3229.

Plus new this year, click here to learn more about the Fresno State Student Cupboard Food Drive Challenge tied to the "Feed the Need" Community Food Drive!