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Special Admissions

The special admissions program is designed to provide a means for groups who have special social, economic or physical needs to attend the State Fair. The program allows vehicles of the special needs groups to pull up to a convenient, accessible gate to unload/load passengers. Examples of groups: Nursing homes, retirement centers, special needs homes. 

The special admissions guidelines, which outline eligibility requirements, are available below. Please carefully read the guidelines to be prepared to submit the online application, applications may not be saved and accessed later. Depending on the time of year, the guidelines may be related to the prior year and should be used for reference. 

   2021 Special Admissions Guidelines