The Monmouth County Fair will open at 5 p.m. as scheduled.
Rain will force cancellation of some outdoor acts, but most rides are running, vendors are open, and stage acts will perform.
Changes in Fair status will be posted as needed.

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4-H Logo     Presented by the Monmouth County Park System
in cooperation with the Monmouth County 4-H Association

 East Freehold Showgrounds, Kozloski Road, Freehold, NJ   

Wednesday-Sunday, July 27-31

Hours are:
Wednesday-Friday, July 27-29 from 5-11 p.m.
Saturday, July 30 from 3-11 p.m.
Sunday, July 31 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.   

View the complete daily schedules here. (pdf) 

(Please be aware that the Monmouth County Park System's Circus Skills Camp
will not be performing on Friday night.)


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 Premium Rides Provided by Reithoffer Shows
featuring Kids' Zone Ride Area 

 jumping jumbos    Circus Train

air races    speedway

giant wheel    Super Himalaya  

Things you need to know for the rides:

  • Your child must be at least 36 inches tall to ride any ride alone on our midway.
  • Your child can be 32 inches tall and ride with you on a very limited number of rides.
  • If accompanying a child on a ride the parent must also pay.
  • You must have closed toed shoes to enter any of our fun houses.

Ride Wristbands


Be sure to get your fill of rides by taking advantage of ride wristbands. These wristbands allow fairgoers to enjoy unlimited rides on any one wristband day. Wristband days are Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. Wristbands are available for purchase at the Fair for $25 each. 

Wristbands that were purchased online can be redeemed at the Reithoffer Shows’ office (located within the rides area of the fair grounds).   


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Highlights include:

  • Animal Shows & Exhibits
  • Free Stage Entertainment
  • Robinson’s Racing Pigs
  • Climbing Wall
  • Mutts Gone Nuts
  • High Flying Pages
  • Bwana Jim Wildlife Show
  • Little Rollo
  • Scott's Crazy Comedy Magic Show
  • Crafters & Commercial Vendors
  • FFA Produce Stand
  • Made in Monmouth Tent
  • And so much more!

Main Stage Entertainment

8:15 & 9:45 p.m.

 Amish Outlaws 

8:15 & 9:30 p.m.
Dr. Cheeko 
Dr. Cheeko

8:15 & 9:30 p.m.
Rockit! Count Basie Live 

8:15 & 9:30 p.m.

Jet Weston and his Atomic Ranch Hands

12 & 1:45 p.m.

The Chuck Lambert Band


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