Welcome to the Dane County Fair 
Where the country 
meets the Capital city, and the fun never ends!

Join us at the Alliant Energy Center, July 19-23, 2017, for the Dane County Fair. With many new attractions and features, along with classic favorites, the Dane County Fair is your Ticket to Fun this summer.


Fair Admission includes FREE access to:

2017 Fair Admission
Ages Daily Season
5 and under FREE FREE
6-11 $3 $6
12 & Over $8 $20


Admission Specials: 

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday feature $3 admission before 3:00 p.m. for everyone over 6-years-old!
Parking is FREE all-day every day!
All past and present military personnel, police officers, firefighters and first responders receive FREE admission on Thursday as we celebrate Hometown Hero Day, presented by Conney Safety.
Be sure to check for admission coupons in your Bucky Book!


Vendor applications are still being accepted for the 2017 Dane County Fair!


Fair Hours:

Gates open at 9:00 a.m.
Outdoor Exhibitors and Vendors: 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Exhibition Hall: 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Carnival: 12:00 p.m. (Noon) - 11:00 p.m. The carnival will operate unless lightning.


Pets are not allowed at the Dane County Fair, only Service Animals. Thank you for your cooperation.