Several Ways to Buy Tickets

The Colorado State Fair’s main box office is located at the Southwest Motors Events Center and sells tickets for events held at the fairgrounds on a year-round basis. During the fair, tickets to the entertainment series can be purchased at the Southwest Motors Events Center during regular business hours, online or by phone at 1-800-514-3849. Fair admission tickets can also be purchased at Gates 3, 5 and 9. 

Entertainment tickets to the 2023 Colorado State Fair include FREE fair admission when purchased through August 24. Tickets purchased after August 24 do not include fair admission and an additional admission ticket must be purchased at any gate.

Monday – Thursday: 3 p.m. to showtime
Friday – Sunday: 11 a.m. to showtime
Labor Day: 11 a.m. to showtime

Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; closed for lunch from 1 p.m. -2 p.m.
Saturday hours vary; please call first

The Colorado State Fair Center does not guarantee tickets purchased from an unauthorized ticket agency (i.e., tickets sold on the street, etc). Tickets bought from an unauthorized ticket agency cannot be guaranteed and will be null and void if duplicate tickets are presented at the event.


Special savings are available for employers, non profits, and family groups. Minimum purchase of $300 required. Download the form HERE

For further information, please contact the Colorado State Fair Box Office at (719) 404-2071

*Construction Alert*

Due to construction, the Box Office is currently located inside Gate 5 on Prairie Avenue. For access, please park along the driveway on Prairie and enter the Fairgrounds through the pedestrian gate. The box office will be open from 10am – 3pm Monday through Friday.