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 Monmouth County Fair
      Wednesday-Sunday, July 24-28

 East Freehold Showgrounds, Kozloski Road, Freehold, NJ

Presented by the Monmouth County Board of County Commissioners:
Director Thomas A. Arnone • Deputy Director Ross F. Licitra
Susan M. Kiley • Dominick “Nick” DiRocco • Erik Anderson

in cooperation with the Monmouth County Park System
and the Monmouth County 4-H Association.

Wednesday-Friday, July 24-26 from 4-11 p.m.
Saturday, July 27 from 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday, July 28 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

For general Fair information, please call 732-842-4000, ext. 4312.

A county-wide event for all ages! 

Fireworks

Daily Attractions 
  • Mutts Gone Nuts Rides by Campy’s Blue Star Amusements
  • Wallenda Productions Aerial Thrill Show
  • Wonderzone Dinosaur Zoo
  • Butterfly Encounter
  • Bwana Jim Wildlife Show
  • Hilby the Skinny German Juggle Boy
  • Mutts Gone Nuts
  • Robinson’s Racing Pigs
  • Tommie Turvey’s Stunt Horses & Dogs (Thursday-Sunday)
  • high wireTouch-a-Truck
  • NJ Fire Museum Display
  • 4-H Shows & Exhibits
  • Living History Displays
  • Home & Garden Demonstrations & Displays
  • Grown in Monmouth
  • Monmouth County Park System Interactive Display
  • Commercial Vendors
  • Delicious Food Vendors
      
Wednesday, July 24 from 4-11 p.m.
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  • Monmouth County Firefighter’s Competition at 7 p.m.
  • The Counterfeiters at 8:15 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. on the Main Stage
  • Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. (weather permitting)
  • See Wednesday's detailed schedule.
      
Thursday, July 25 from 4-11 p.m.
Friday, July 26 from 4-11 p.m.
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Saturday, July 27 from 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Country Line Dancing Provided by BTK Entertainment from 1-3 p.m. at the Main Stage
  • Corn Eating Contest from 5:45–6:15 p.m. at the Living History Tent
  • CC & The Boys from 8:30-10 p.m. on the Main Stage
  • See Saturday's detailed schedule.      
 
Pie Eating Contest Sunday, July 28 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Pie Eating Contest 
    • Children at 12:30 p.m. 
    • Adults at 12:45 p.m.
  • Magnolia Street String Band from 2-3:30 p.m. on the Main Stage
  • Funny Factory Clown Band at 4 p.m.
  • Rockit Academy from 4:15-5 p.m. on the Main Stage
  • See Sunday's detailed schedule.

See Complete Fair Schedule.

See Map of Fairgrounds.
  

Additional Highlights

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Ocean Avenue Stompers - Wednesday & Thursday
Ultrabot - Wednesday-Saturday  
Crunchy the T-Rex - Thursday & Friday
Tommie Turvey’s Stunt Horses & Dogs - Thursday-Sunday
Bluey & Bingo - Saturday & Sunday
Pie-Eating Contests - Sunday
 

Main Stage Live Music 

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Wednesday, July 24 at 8:15 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. - The Counterfeiters
Thursday, July 25 from 8:30-10 p.m. - Brian Kirk & The Jirks
Friday, July 26 from 8:30-10 p.m. - Super TransAm
Saturday, July 27 from 8:30-10 p.m. - CC & The Boys
Sunday, July 28 from 2-3:30 p.m. - Magnolia Street String Band

Rides

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Fair rides provided by Campy’s Blue Star Amusements. 

 

Rides Require Wristbands
  • Riders can purchase credits to load on their wristband or purchase a daily unlimited rides option.
  • Unlimited rides option cost per day:
    • Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday: $25.00*
    • Friday & Saturday: $30.00*
  • *Convenience fee may apply.
  • Presales available online.
  • Please be aware that all kiddie rides require riders to be at least 36” tall; some rides have additional height requirements.
  • Rides are weather permitting.

Home & Garden Competition 

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 It’s time to start planning your entry into the 2024 Monmouth County Fair Home & Garden Competition!
See our 2024 Home & Garden Brochure!

 

Monmouth County Fair Sponsorship Opportunities

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Promote your business while giving back to your community during the biggest outdoor summer event in Monmouth County (avg. 95,000 fairgoers).

 

Admission: 

      • General Admission: $10.00, Children 12 and under enter FREE
        • Veterans & Active Military with ID enter FREE
        • On Sunday, seniors 65 and older and students with ID are free.
        • HALF PRICE entry the first 2 hours each day
          (4-6 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday & Sunday
      • Free Parking
      • All persons and bags are subject to a security inspection upon entry into Fairgrounds.
      • Pets are NOT permitted on the Fairgrounds.
      • Smoking and/or vaping are NOT permitted on the Fairgrounds.
         

Event Sponsored by:

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Woodhaven logo

Wegman's logo

At Home Recreation
 

Locked and Loaded Trailers logo    Saker Shoprite logo

Allied Fire & Safety logo        Joseph Fazzio Inc. Howell  
 

Quick Chek logo


Monmouth Medical logo
  

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Map & Directions
 

 

Directions

  • Garden State Parkway to Exit 100: Hwy. 33 West. Take approximately 9 miles to Route 33 Bypass West. 33 Bypass to Halls Mill Road North exit. Left at Stop sign to right onto Halls Mill Road. Halls Mill Road becomes Kozloski Road to park entrance on left.
  • State Hwy. 9 to Hwy. 33 East (not Business Route 33). Follow Hwy. 33 to Halls Mill Road North exit. Halls Mill Road becomes Kozloski Road to park entrance on left.
  • Rt. 18 to Exit 22, Rt. 537 west. Take Rt. 537 west for 1 mile to Kozloski Rd. exit. Follow signs to "Kozloski South" and continue 1 mile to Park on right.
  • NJ Turnpike to Exit 8 (Hightstown). After toll, Hwy 33 East and stay to left for Hwy 33 Bypass/Asbury Park. Take 33 Bypass to Halls Mill Road North exit. Halls Mill Road becomes Kozloski Road to park entrance on left.