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Arizona State Fair 2015
October 16, 2015 @ 10:00 am - November 8, 2015 @ 10:00 pm UTC+0
Family Friendly Fun Free
with Admission to Arizona State Fair
Newest attractions feature educational, interactive, unusual and action-packed amusements
Phoenix (Oct. 2015) – The Fair is made for Families! Admission to the Arizona State Fair comes with a diverse and vast offering of free family-friendly entertainment for the young-at-heart and children of all ages. Families can enjoy many of the Fair’s newest attractions, as well as animal and cultural exhibits, for FREE with admission. This includes the following highly educational, interactive, and action-packed attractions:
Sweet! – A Tasty Journey, presented by Sears Vacations
From scorpions encased in candy to a hilarious interactive game of beanboozle, fairgoers can learn more about their favorite sweet treats while exploring the social and cultural aspects of the candy industry at the exhibit.
A high-energy juggling and acrobatic act performed by slapstick stuntmen Mark Wilder and VonJon.
Welde’s Big Bear Show
Big, beautiful bruins in loving human care promoting awareness for habitat preservation and conservation for all bear species.
Adam the Great (Oct. 16 – 25)
A magic show guaranteed to melt your mind and generate gut-busting laughter.
Godfrey the Magician (Oct. 28 – Nov. 8)
Amazing mind blowing magic mixed with outrageous, crazy comedy.
A 5,000 sq. ft. exhilarating attraction geared towards kids ages 3-15 and featuring a collection of puzzles and brain teasers, giant classic games, construction zone and bubble arena, and a toddler area.
Let’s Go Glamping interactive exhibit where Fair guests can experience a real American family camping experience from the 1950’s. Featuring a vintage 1959 Airstream trailer, campsite, and cooking shows.
The following new attractions focused on exploring the mind and human potential are an additional $5.00 with paid admission:
Encounters: U.F.O. Experience
The world’s first comprehensive exhibition exploring reports of U.F.O.s, alien abductions and encounters with extraterrestrials. This family-friendly exhibition features seven different galleries that focus on areas such as ancient alien encounters, the military’s role in modern sightings, and pop culture’s fascination with extraterrestrial life. (Children 5 and under free with a paid adult.)
Getting lost has never been so much fun! Krazy Maze is a timed scavenger hunt inside a human maze. See how fast you can find the letters and collect the punches to spell MAZE.
Families can also enjoy many returning attractions for free with admission such as the Native Spirit Dancers, Arizona Milk Producers’ Milking Parlor, Great American Petting Zoo Sponsored by Maricopa County Fair, Kerr’s Farm Tours Sponsored by Arizona Milk Producers, Thunderbird Model Railroad Club Display, and Tyzen the Hypnotist. Visitors can learn about all kinds of animals on display in the barns, including rabbits, goats, cattle, sheep, poultry, llama, zebu and pigeons. A wide assortment of unique competitive exhibits spotlighting Arizona talent and traditions, as well as exciting concerts, are available for viewing. This year’s Concert Series line-up will appeal to fans of all ages with shows by Sheryl Crow, Rick Springfield, Jason Derulo, Jack & Jack and Austin Mahone, to name a few. Concerts are free with Fair admission but reserved seats can be purchased at https://azstatefair.com/tickets.
Budget-minded parents can save on their Arizona State Fair visit by taking advantage of the multiple admission, rides, games and parking discounts and deals available. These include We Care Wednesdays, Free Hour Thursdays, MetroPCS 30 Cent Thursdays, Free Fry’s Fridays, $2 Before 2 Weekends, and Arizona Milk Producers 3 Every Day 3 Dollar Discount. In addition, children can earn three free carnival rides when they read three books and complete the Official Read & Ride Program form, (available at https://azstatefair.com/discounts/read-ride-presented-srp) through the Read & Ride Program, presented by SRP. One of the biggest deals at the Fair is the Passport to Savings Coupon Book. For only $5 per coupon book, a guest receives over $1,000 in Arizona State Fair deals including food, rides, shopping, and a FREE return admission ticket ($10 value) for your next visit to the 2015 Fair. Fairgoers can pick it up on the Fairgrounds or online at https://azstatefair.com/tickets. For family fun that is affordable, varied, and entertaining, there is no better choice than the 2015 Arizona State Fair.
A tradition in the state for 131 years, the Arizona State Fair consistently supplies a healthy dose of family entertainment, homespun creations, and attractions for all ages and interests. It was recently named one of the winners of the Best State Fair category in 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest sponsored by USA TODAY. As one of the State’s signature events, the Fair continues to attract a large number of Arizona residents and visitors each year to its location at 19th Avenue and McDowell Road, including last year’s attendance of 1,147,182.
Additional Fair information can be found at http:/www.azstatefair.com.
Photos available at https://azstatefair.com/press/logos-photos.
Deals and Discounts details available at https://azstatefair.com/discounts.
Full Concert lineup, artist bios and photos available at http://www.azstatefair.com/concerts.
Mark your calendar for the Fair’s 18-day run from October 16 through November 8 (Open Wednesday through Sunday) Share Something AmAZing!