New Jersey State Fair
Sussex County Farm & Horse Show

Carnival Information

The Carnival is open from noon to closing each day.


Carnival Games

$5 each





Friday, August 3rd (All rides $1; $10 strip of 10 tickets minimum)



Fair Ride Tickets

Can be purchased in the carnival area.  Kiddie rides start at 3 tickets and the Spectaculars are 5 tickets.


1 ticket = $1.25

10 tickets = $11

22 tickets = $21

55 tickets = $51


Those with faircards from 2017 may exchange them at the carnival office.


Pay One Price

A ride bracelet for unlimited rides is available at the Carnival area for the dates/times lited below. Fair admission is not included.


  • POP: Monday, August 6, Noon to close, $25

  • POP: Tuesday, August 7, Noon to 6 pm, $25

  • POP: Wednesday, August 8, Noon to 6 pm, $25

  • POP: Thursday, August 9, Noon to 6 pm, $25

  • POP: Sunday, August 12, 11 am to 5 pm, $25



A megapass is admission and a ride bracelet for any one day of the Fair. Megapasses are available at selected local businesses and online until Aug. 2nd. Click here for details.

Height Requirements for Rides


For Fair Admission and and more Easy Ways to Save, click here.