The Great Allentown Fair is extending hours at its Main Box Office to accommodate the increased demand for show, ride and fair admission tickets for the fair running Aug. 31 through Labor Day, Monday Sept. 5.

The satellite Liberty Street Box Office opens on Aug. 24 with hours when the Allentown Fairgrounds gates are closed in preparation for the fair.

The Fair Box Office sells tickets to the fair’s four Grandstand shows, Prepaid Premium Parking, advance discount tickets for all day ride wristbands and advance half-price admission tickets to the fair that can be used at the gates whenever regular admission is charged.

The box office accepts cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.

Show, ride tickets and half-price fair admission are available 24 hours a day through

For detailed information about the fair’s offerings, ways to purchase and policies, visit

Allentown Fair Extended Box Office Hours (Main box office on the fairgrounds)

Aug. 15-Aug. 20, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Aug. 22, Aug. 23 10 a.m.  – 2 p.m.

Aug. 31, 4 – 9 p.m.

Sept. 1-Sept. 4, noon – 9 p.m.

Sept. 4 (Labor Day) noon – 6 p.m.

Liberty Street Box Office (Liberty Street at Gate 8)

Aug. 24-Aug. 26, noon – 4 p.m.

Aug. 27-Aug. 28, noon- 3 p.m.

Aug. 29-Aug. 30, noon – 6 p.m.

Aug. 31, noon- 4 p.m.