General Information

Fair Hours:

Friday, July 30th – Noon- Midnight
Weekends – Noon – Midnight
Weekdays – Noon – 11 pm

Fair Gate Admission Cost:

Adults: 18 – 59  $8.00
Youth:  6-17      $5.00
Seniors:  60+   $5.00
Children: 5 and under FREE
Lunch Special:  $4.00 (Available Monday – Friday between the hours of 11am to 2pm)

Limited complimentary FREE parking via the
NorthWest Bypass entrance

Montana State Fair 10-pack Bonus Buy
$50 for 10 fair gate admission tickets (must be purchased in increments of 10)
(on-sale until July 26th at 6pm)

Pre-Sale Carnival Wristbands:  $22 each to ride either 12n-5pm or 6pm-midnight
Purchase at the Pacific Steel & Recycling Arena Box Office.
(on-sale until July 26th at 6pm)

Concert Tickets:

Big Sky Pro Rodeo Tickets:

Montana State Fair Map

Handicap Accession:

See the visitor grain elevator shaped Information Booth located at the entrance to the Central Park loop, just inside the purple gate for wheelchair, stroller, and wagon rentals as well as maps of our facilities.


Dial 727-8900 for concerns/questions or lost & found.


Dial 9-1-1 for emergencies.
Police staffing during the Fair is located in the Fire Hall behind the Family Living Center -dial 727-8339.
PARENTS contact Police immediately on fairgrounds. First Aid located in the Mercantile Building.

People Mover:

Two People Movers will run daily.

Service Vehicles:

Allowed on grounds before 11 AM only. A service is provided by the State Fair for hauling merchandise or food/beverage. Contact the Administration Building at 727-8900.


Showers are located in the Livestock Pavilion. They are open 24 hours and available at no charge.

How to Contact Us

Montana State Fair is located at:
Montana ExpoPark
400 3rd St. NW
Great Falls, MT 59404

Phone: 406-727-8900
Fax: 406-452-8955