6 ways to save money at the Lane County Fair
EUGENE, Ore. - The Lane County Fair opens Wednesday.
Want to make the most of it?
Here are 6 tips.
BUY A SEASON PASS
General admission is $9 for adults, $7 for seniors. Youth ages 6 to 12 are $6; children 5 and under are free.
But through Tuesday, July 19, you can buy a Season Passgood for admission any day of the fair for $20. The passes are available to Bi-Mart locations in Lane County.
On Sunday, admission is free from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a donation of 3 cans of food for Food for Lane County. It's one of several daily specials at the fair.
If you register to give blood with Lane Blood Center, you can receive a free pass to the day of your choice at the fair.
You can buy a ride bracelet online or at any Lane County Walgreens for $37.50 for any one day of the Fair and ride unlimited rides until 10 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday or until 7 p.m. on Sunday.
Three games are included with this pre-sale bracelet, and 1 of the following: corndog, medium soda or popcorn from the Funtastic Carnival food booths only.
During the Fair, these bracelets may be purchased for $50.
Fair admission is not included.
BUY RIDE TICKETS IN ADVANCE
Individual tickets are 50 cents. Each ride takes 9 to 10 tickets.
You can buy tickets in advance online - or buy a block of 120 tickets for $50.
CONCERT TICKETS INCLUDE FAIR ADMISSION
Buy a reserved seat to a feature concert in advance and you'll receive free fair admission.
- Wednesday, July 20: Kansas @ 7:30 pm
- Thursday, July 21 Gary Allan @ 7:30 pm
- Friday, July 22: The B-52s @ 7:30 pm
- Saturday, July 23: Rachel Platten @ 7:30 pm
- Sunday, July 24: Joe Nichols @ 4 pm