Special Events

See below for Special Events

Pet Food Fridays

Friday, October 8th & Friday, October 15th

Please join us for one of our Pet Food Fridays!!

With a donation of can cat food or can dog food you can get into the fair for $5.

$10 Regular Admission without cat or dog food.

Gates open at 4 pm – Rides open at 5 PM


Robotics Compitition

Saturday, October 16
Watch for details coming soon.


Gates open at 11 am – Rides open at 12 pm
ATTENTION: Sunday, October 17th…..

All First Responders’ personnel…..come to the Alabama National Fair.  All Police, Fire, Sheriff, and EMT personnel are admitted free with proper I.D.!! (Spouses and dependents under 18 and living in the same household ).  Standard fair admission is $10. Children ages 5 and under are admitted free with a paid adult.


School Day – Monday Oct. 11th

Students through 12th grade $5 admission

Adult admission $10 Ages 5 & under free with paid adult

$15 Wristbands

Gates open 9 am – Rides open 10 am

Presented by Alabama News Network and Montgomery District Attorney – Darrell Bailey

Salute to America's Veterans

Tuesday October 12th

Gates open at 3 pm – Rides open at ? pm
Salute to America’s Veterams & all Military personnel (active; national guard, reserve, & retired – with proper Id) admitted free (spouse and children 18 and younger living in the same household are also admitted for free).

School Tours



Dollar Day

Thursday, October 14th

Gates open at 3 pm – Rides open at 4 pm

$1 Admission with non-perishable food items (canned goods)