Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Fair
The Indiana State Fair runs Aug. 2-18, and this year’s theme, "Heroes in the Heartland,” honors Hoosier farmers, first responders, educators and members of the armed forces.
Throughout this 17-day event, there will be special deals and promotions available to help families save money. Below is a list of deals that can be used while attending one of the summer's greatest events.
Ride Safe Indiana Day
Sunday, Aug. 4
The first 100 motorcycles that enter Gate 6 may park on Main Street.
Chevrolet Military Day
Monday, Aug. 5
Current and former military personnel and their family members get in free with military ID.
$2 Tuesday Presented by the Secretary of State
Tuesdays, Aug. 6 and 13
Attendees pay a $2 admission fee, Midway rides are $2, and concessionaires have $2 food specials.
Indiana Pork Day
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Attendees receive free admission when they present the ticket printed in the Indianapolis Star, and those age 55 and older ride the shuttles for free.
BMV Discount Day
Thursday, Aug. 8
Attendees pay a $6 admission fee when they present a printed voucher from myBMV.com.
Hoosier Lottery Day
Saturday, Aug. 10
While supplies last, those 18 and older receive a free Hoosier Lottery scratch-off ticket.
First Responders Day
Monday, Aug. 12
Statewide firefighters, police officers and EMT personnel, along with their families, receive free admission when they present an ID or badge at the gate.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
Those age 55 and older ride the shuttles for free.
Thursday, Aug. 15
AAA members receive free admission when they present their card.
The Indiana State Fairgrounds are located at 1202 E. 38th St., Indianapolis, IN 46205.
For directions, events or more information, visit www.IndianaStateFair.com or call 317-927-7500.