Welcome to The Guilford Fair, Connecticut’s 2nd oldest agricultural fair.
Established in 1859, the Fair is held each year during the third full weekend in September, on the Fairgrounds in historic Guilford, Conn.
Guilford Fair 2022 Info
PLEASE NOTE: All information is subject to change. This page is updated as needed, so please bookmark and check back.
2022 Guilford Fair Hours
Friday, September 16
4:00pm — 11:00pm
Saturday, September 17
9:00am — 11:00pm
Sunday, September 18
9:00am — 7:00pm
Tickets and On-Site Parking
Adults/Children 12 & up – $10.00
Senior Citizens (*62 & up) – $8.00
Veterans & current Military (with ID) – $8.00
Children 11 & under – Free
3-Day Discount Pass- $25.00
Parking On Site – $10.00
Reduce stress and save! Free Parking with Shuttle Bus service to the Fairgrounds is available via the satellite parking lot, located at 1575 Boston Post Road, Guilford, just off of I-95/Exit 57. Please click here for more info.
ATMs available at Main Fair Entrance.
Your admission includes access to all exhibits & entertainment.
Full Midway and Rides by Rockwell Amusements. Ride tickets not included in general admission.
Information about wristbands for Rockwell Amusements rides will be posted here, as soon as available, which is usually just before the Fair opens.
PLEASE NOTE: Outside alcohol is prohibited on the Fairgrounds and in the Fair parking lots. Alcoholic beverage purchases and consumption are permitted with ID bracelets from the Thimble Island Brewery tent inside the Fairgrounds.
The following items may not be brought into the Fairgrounds: Coolers, Backpacks, Beverage and Water bottles or containers. All bags are subject to search.
Note: PETS are not permitted on the Fairgrounds, including the Parking Lots.
The Guilford Fairgrounds are handicapped accessible, and accessible parking is available at THE FAIRGOUNDS ON-SITE PARKING LOT ONLY. Please note that the shuttle buses/remote parking lot do not provide handicapped accessibility.
Performances & Showtimes are subject to change and/or cancellation due to weather or other unforseen issues. No refunds are given due to such circumstances.