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Charlotte Fair’s New Bigger & Better Location!



Admission is just $5 on Thursday’s and Wristbands for Unlimited Rides are only $15!

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Bring in a Donation for a local animal shelter (can food, bag food, or toy/leash), and Admission is just $2! On top of that, all rides are just $2 each! The BEST Deal of the fair!

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Spring Dates Coming Soon!

Fairgrounds Hours:

Mon-Fri: 4:00PM – Close

Sat/Sun: 1:00PM – Close

Earliest Close is 10PM!

Now at new BIGGER & BETTER location – Across from Charlotte Motor Speedway! 

6558 Bruton Smith Blvd. Concord, North Carolina 28027

On-Site Parking is Available for a $5 Flat Rate

Save 25% by purchasing online!

Select the ‘Buy Tickets’ link on this page and purchase a Family Admission 4-Pack to save 25%!

Handbill Days – Monday & Wednesday, both Fridays

On Handbill Days, fairgoers who bring in a Charlotte Fair Handbill will receive $5.00 off of a wristband for unlimited rides! These handbills are placed in 100’s of retailers and stores city and county wide (Especially around the Concord/Charlotte Fairgrounds area! Grab a dozen and pass the savings around!

WCCB’s 2 Dollar Tuesday – October 16th

$2 Tuesday’s are in their 3rd year and are still the best deal of the fair! Bring in a can or bag of pet food, a leash, a pet toy, or good condition towel, and receive admission for $2! (Regular admission $8 & $5).

Also, beginning this fall, ALL RIDES ON WCCB’s $2 TUESDAY ARE ONLY 2 BUCKS EACH!

This years items will be used to support the Cabarrus County Animal Shelter.

*Coupons not valid on $2 Tuesday – Wristbands not sold on Tuesday

Thrifty Thursday – October 18th

On Thursday only, admission goes from $8 to $5 and Wristbands drop from $25 to $15 – A brand new deal day for Fall 2018!

*Coupons not valid on Thrifty Thursday

Did You Know?

Since 2015, The Charlotte Spring/Fall Fair has donated over 5000 food items, leashes, toys, and towels to the Humane Society of Charlotte and Cabarrus County Animal Shelter!

How can I help?

Come participate in $2 Tuesday at the Charlotte Fair, donate, volunteer, and adopt from HSOC and the Cabarrus County Animal Shelter.

Details Coming Soon!

We ask that you leave the pets at home this time!

The only exception to this rule is licensed support animals and assistance animals.

The Charlotte Fair hosts livestock as well as petting zoo animals.

Pets brought into the fair may create a safety hazard and are not permitted on the premises.

Only Admission is sold at the front gate

Midway ride ticket booths are located inside the fairgrounds!


General Information

Mon – Thurs: 4 PM – 10 PM
Fri: 4 PM – 11 PM
Sat: 1 PM – 11 PM
Sun: 1 PM – 10 PM


Charlotte Fair Admission Prices:

Adults 12+ – 8$

Children 5-11 – 5$

Under 4 – Free!


Rockin A Ranch Petting Zoo

North Carolina’s own Rockin A Ranch Petting Zoo – The Farm at the Fair! Pet all of your favorite 4-legged friends, free with admission!


Aguiar Family Thrill Show

Charlotte Fair’s Favorite Circus Family is Back! Wendy, Edwin, Anthony, and the family are back doing their beloved show with a few new twists, and end with the towns favorite act, the GLOBE OF DEATH!

Jason D’Vaude – One Man Circus Sensation!

The Charlotte Fair is excited to have Jason D’Vaude join us this year! 

Jason D’Vaude might light his pants on fire. He also might climb on top a giant unicycle. He might juggle dangerous objects, perform handstands, and throw things high into the air, but he will definitely entertain you. Out of Kansas City, MO, Jason is here to perform his comedy juggling and fire shows. Catch him roaming the Charlotte Fair and feel free to ask when the next show will be. Maybe you’ll get to be part of the show!


Thrilled to welcome an amazing entertainment source to the Charlotte Fair – the incredible Reithoffer Shows!

Over 30 Rides ranging for Tots, Teens and the whole family!

We only bring in the best in entertainment, and Reithoffer Shows is the best in the business! Here’s a little more about them – your entertainment source for the #CharlotteFair.

Reithoffer Shows owns a variety of Amusement Rides and Attractions ranging from Spectacular Rides to Kiddie Rides. They specialize in providing rides that are one of a kind such as its Italian-built Stinger, which is the only ride of its size and kind in the United States. Aside from their spectacular rides, they own a variety of family and thrill rides such as the Giant Dutch Wheel and the Tilt-A-Whirl. Kids love their immense Kiddie Lands featuring rides such as The Wacky Worm, The Grand Carousel, The Mini Wave Swinger, The Flying Tigers and many more.

No matter how old you are, Reithoffer Shows has rides to suit patrons of all ages!

For Ride/Height info, click here


Some of Charlottes best authentic Mexican Food!

Turkey Legs, BBQ, Chicken, Butt Fries! – HOGWILD BBQ!

More local eats and all of your favorite fair foods!

Cotton Candy, Candied Apples, Corn Dogs, Pizza, Funnel Cakes, Elephant Ears, Fried Candy Bars, Twinkies, Moon Pies, and more!