2019 Washington County Fair runs Aug. 20-24 in Fayetteville

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If you missed out the carnival rides and cotton candy at the Tontitown Grape Festival, there’s another opportunity this month at the county fair.

The 2019 Washington County Fair midway is open from Tuesday, Aug. 20 through Saturday, Aug. 24 on the fairgrounds, located at 2536 N. McConnell Ave. in Fayetteville.

Gates open at 10 a.m., with carnival rides starting at 5 p.m. (noon on Saturday).

Cost for adults is $5, except on Tuesday Family Night when admission is $2 per person with a canned food item. Children ages 6 and under get in free. Unlimited ride armbands are $25.

New this year is the option to skip the lines and buy tickets online at mywashcofair.com/shop.

For a full schedule of events visit mywashcofair.com/schedule.

Daily specials

Tuesday: Entry is $2 and rides are $2 with a canned food donation at the gate
Wednesday: Recognized groups sponsored by schools and churches admitted free until 3 p.m. (see form)
Thursday: Ages 62 and older get in free from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: Armbands are $20 with a Pepsi can from 10 p.m. to close