Fort Bragg Fair

Note: This event has already passed.

Date: Apr 26 2018 - May 13 2018

Location: Fort Bragg Fairgrounds (Howell St. & Bragg Blvd., Fort Bragg, NC 28307)

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday, gates open at 5 p.m.
  • Saturday - Sunday, gates open at 1 p.m.

The Fort Bragg Fair is an annual event that takes place every spring. ADA parking accessible from Bragg Blvd via Howell Street. Unlimited carnival rides and live entertainment are included in one, low admission price. Parking is free. Open to the general public with easy access off Bragg Blvd.

 

Entertainment Schedule

Kachunga and the Alligator Show

  • Weekdays 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
  • Weekends at 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Special Guest, Cookie Monster from Sesame Street

  • Monday, April 30: 5-5:30 p.m., 6-6:30 p.m. & 7-7:30 p.m.

Musical Performances

  • Rivermist: April 26 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Invaders : April 27 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Phaze: April 28 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
  • Mango: April 29 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
  • 4th Hour: May 3 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Entertainers: May 4 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Galleros De Mexico: May 5 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
  • Train Wreck: May 6 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.
  • Journey to Kansas: May 10 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Island Time Band: May 11 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • The Fifth: May 12 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Steel Country Express: May 13 at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.

 

Fair FAQs

Q: How do I get to the Fort Bragg Fairgrounds?
A: From Fayetteville:
Take Hwy 87 North. Turn Right onto Howell St. Turn Left onto Watson St. The Fort Bragg Fairgrounds will be on your right.
From Spring Lake:
Traveling South on HWY 87, turn left onto HWY 210 (Murchison Road). Take ramp on right onto I-295 S. Take the exit on right toward HWY 87 (Bragg Blvd). Turn Left onto HWY 87. Turn Right onto Howell St. Turn Left onto Watson St. The Fort Bragg Fairgrounds will be on your right.

Q: Is there a group/family package offered?
A: Unfortunately we do not offer any group or family packages at this time.

Q: What does admission cover?
A: Admission covers unlimited rides and the opportunity to enjoy live music and entertainment! Parking is always free.

Q: I lost my ID car/keys/etc where can I pick them up?
A: Lost items that are recovered at the Fair are turned into the CQ office, located in the building next to the entrance of the Fairgrounds. You may also call +1 (910)908-5008.

Q: I have a 3-year old and a 5-year old, what activities will there be for them?
A: There is a whole area dedicated to the little ones!

Q: What items are prohibited at the Fair?
A: View the prohibited items list (.pdf) and bag policy (.pdf).

Q: Are there any special days at the fair?
A: Yes! See "Admission Specials" under "Cost", located directly below.

Q: What is your refund policy?
A: Sorry, but there are no refunds.

 

Cost

All prices listed below include admission, unlimited rides, entertainment, and parking.

  • Monday-Friday
    • General public: $14
    • Military/DoD civilians: $12
    • Children 36" or taller (up to age 9): $12
    • Disabled non-rider: $7
    • Senior citizen non-rider (Ages 50+): $7
    • Children shorter than 36": free
  • Saturday-Sunday
    • General public: $19
    • Military/DoD civilians: $17
    • Children 36" or taller (up to age 9): $17
    • Disabled non-rider: $7
    • Senior citizen non-rider (Ages 50+): $7
    • Children shorter than 36": free
  • Admission Specials
    • Customer Appreciation Days. Monday - Friday from 5-7 p.m. $9 admission.

    • National Superhero Day. Saturday, April 28 from 1-5 p.m. $9 admission for all dressing up as a their favorite Superhero. All ages welcome to participate.

    • National Military Child Day. Monday, April 30 from 5-7 p.m. One military child (ages 3-9) admitted free with a paying parent.

    • National Star Wars Day. Friday, May 4 from 5 p.m. to closing. $9 admission for all dressing up as their favorite Star Wars character. All ages welcome to participate.

    • Cinco de Mayo. Saturday, May 5 from 1-5 p.m. $9 admission.  Help us celebrate wearing red, white and green attire/colors (all 3 colors).  All ages welcome to participate.

    • Mother’s Day. Sunday, May 13. Mothers are admitted for free when accompanied by a paying child, who is 36" or taller, up to age 17.