Whether it’s the rides, unique carnival food, or music and venues, the annual Arizona State Fair is sure to have something for everyone.

The fair starts Oct. 7-30 and has fun-filled attractions including; a petting zoo, arts and crafts, and concert sensations. It’s an 18-day multi-event fair showcasing the best of Arizona.

There are many discounts for the event, here are six ways to save on your visit to the Arizona State Fair:

We Care Wednesdays, presented by Sanderson Ford

Bring four cans of non-perishable food benefiting St. Mary's Food Bank, and your admission is FREE every Wednesday until 6 p.m.

Metro PCS Thirty Cent Thursdays

Stop by any Metro PCS store and pick up your coupon for 30-cent admission on Thursdays.

Arizona Milk Producers 3 Everyday Discount

Bring your receipt from any retailer showing the purchase of milk, cheese or yogurt, and admission is just $3.

Free Fry's Friday's

Bring your Fry's receipt of $40 or more, and receive FREE admission on Friday.

$2 before 2 p.m. Saturdays

Start your fun early and stay all day and into the night!

Half-price Sundays

Admission is just $5 Sundays from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

For more information, visit the Arizona State Fair's website.


1826 W. McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85007


Mon - Tues: Closed

Wed - Thurs: Noon – 9p.m.

Fri: Noon – 10 p.m.

Sat: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Sun: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.


Adults: $10

Children (ages 5-13) & Seniors (55+): $5


Parking is available in the north lot for $10.

The north lot is accessible from 19th Avenue and Monte Vista Road.

Discounted $5 parking is available in the 20th Avenue lot.

The 20th Avenue lot is located on the southwest corner of 19th Avenue and Encanto Road.

FREE parking and shuttle are available at the Arizona State Capitol Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

The Arizona State Capitol is located at 17th Avenue and Washington Street.