EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The 81st Middlesex County Fair begins tomorrow at the fairgrounds on Cranbury Road in East Brunswick and lasts through Sunday, August 11.  The event promises rides, food, agrigultural displays, shows, and interactive fun.

If you're looking for a fun, family-friendly event, check out this year's Middlesex County Fair. The Middlesex County Fair Association, Inc. has been bringing families together for 81 years and is excited to bring another summer of fun to local residents The fair is one of Middlesex County's largest events. With more than 85,000 visitors annually, the enormous team looks forward to making this year's fair bigger and better than ever, says a the Middlesex County Fair Association.


Visitors to the fair get to explore the rich agricultural heritage that has come to define Middlesex County. This year's event runs from August 5th through the 11th-call Middlesex County Fair Association at 732-257-8858 to learn more about the festivities.

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Here are the details:

Buy a ticket for the Middlesex County Fair at the gate.  The cost of admission is as follows:

  • $7 for adults
  • $4 for seniors over the age of 65
  • $1 for children between the ages of 3 and 12
  • Free for children under 2
  • Free Parking
  • Free Entertainment

The  hours are Monday-Friday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm; Saturday: 11:00am - 11:00pm ; Sunday: 11:00am - 10:00pm

Skelly's Amusements provides the rides.  Here is the cost breakdown.  (Remember, the entrance fee does not include any rides.)

Ticket Prices:
Single Tickets - $1.00
Sheet of 24 Tickets - $20.00
Large Sheet of 64 tickets - $50.00



Bracelet Specials ($25.00 per person per day):
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 5:00 pm to closing
Saturday - 11am to 4pm 
Sunday - 11am to closing

Mega Bracelet Multi-Day Pass ($45.00 per person, daily admission NOT included):

In the 4-H program?  Want to see the animals and prize flowers and veggies?  Click here.
Good all week during all operating hours

Need directions?  Click here.

Want to know the entertainment line-up?  Click here.  (FYI, East Brunswick Jazzercise performs on Friday at 4:30.)

Need a map of the fair?  Click here.

PLease help our community by donating blood.  Click here for information.