Events Calendar

Montgomery County Fair

Don’t miss the Annual Montgomery County Fair

Since 1949 the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair, the largest county fair in the State of Maryland, has been a showcase of farm life in Montgomery County. The week-long county fair is a family event with carnival rides, live animals, a variety of entertainment, food and fun activities for all ages.

Admission

General Admission $10.00 per person, ages 12 and up
Children 11 and Under FREE
Grandstand Events: Prices are $15.00 for 12 years and over and $10.00 for 7 years and under
Mega-pass one day ride wristbands (excluding the vortex) are $25
Parking: $10 per car. A free shuttle bus provides transportation from Lakeforest Mall.

Ride Discounts

Friday, August 14 – One-day ride Megapass wristbands will cost $15.00, from 3 pm to midnight only.

One-day ride Megapass wristband, available online only, through August 15 at midnight for $20.00. (Does not include Fair admission fee).

Monday, August 17 & Wednesday, August 19 – Family Day Ride Special brought to you by Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union
One-day ride Megapass wristbands will cost $15.00 from noon until 5 pm, you may ride until midnight.

View a detailed Map of the Fairgrounds

During the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair:

Fair Hours Carnival Hours
Friday, Aug. 14, 2015
3 pm – 12 Midnight*
(Gates close at 11:00pm for entry)
Friday, August 14, 2015
3 pm – 12 Midnight
(Gates close at 11:00pm for entry)
Saturday, Aug. 15 – Saturday, Aug. 22
10 am – 12 Midnight
(Gates close at 11:00pm for entry)
Saturday, Aug. 15 – Saturday, Aug. 22
12 Noon – 12 Midnight
(Gates close at 11:00pm for entry)

*Animal exhibits in Old MacDonald’s Barn are open each day beginning at 3 pm Friday, Aug. 14. Shuttle buses run from Lakeforest Mall beginning on Aug. 14, 11:30am – 12 Midnight and August 15-22, 8 am – 12 Midnight.

During non-Fair time:

Monday thru Friday, 8 am – 4:30pm at 16 Chestnut Street, Gaithersburg, MD 20877