August 20th - 25th, 2018!

August 20-25, 2018!

Welcome to the 2018 Appalachian Fair!

August 20th - 25th, 2018!

2018 Advance Tickets

Reserved Seating Prices for Mainstage Events

See the Entertainment Page for Reserved Show info

Advance ticket sales will begin on Saturday, July 21st on the Fairgrounds in the Farm & Home Building.

Phone orders begin at 11:00 AM on July 21st by calling 423-477-1420.

Saturday hours beginning Saturday, July 21st will be 9AM to 4PM
Monday - Friday hours beginning July 23rd will be 11AM to 6PM
The Ticket Office will be closed on Sundays, except for August 19th (only) when tickets will be on sale between 11AM - 7PM.

NO CHECKS ACCEPTED. All credit cards and cash accepted. All credit card purchases will be processed on the day that the order is taken.

*A $1 transaction fee applies to all credit card advance ticket sales.
*A $1 mailing fee will be charged for all phone orders.

Advanced ticket purchases by phone can be mailed if the purchase occurs before Saturday, August 4th! After this date, all tickets purchased by phone will need to be picked up at the Fairgrounds Ticket Office / Will Call before 8 PM on the day of the show. Tickets still available the day of the show can be purchased at the Ticket Office / Will Call until 8 PM

Handicap seating packages are available by reserved seat purchase.
Contact the Ticket Office for more details regarding these seats – 423-477-1420 or by email at

View Main Stage Seating Chart

Gate Admission

Admission to the Fairgrounds is as follows:

Adults - $8.00
Children 6-11 - $3.00
Children 5 and under FREE with an Adult

Adult Season tickets can be purchased as follows:

3 Day Admission - $18.00 (a savings of $6)
6 Day Admission - $36.00 (a savings of $12)
Senior Americans Day (60 and over) Thursday, August 23rd - $4

School Day, Monday, August 20th
All grade and high school students admitted FREE until 6:00 pm


Plenty of parking is available for everyone. The Fairgrounds has several fields available for parking at $3.00 per vehicle. A Parking Pass is available for all six days for $10.00 (a savings of $8).

There is also parking that is provided by the homeowners and businesses around the fairgrounds. Their prices for parking will be posted at the location provided by the individuals. Please do not park in unauthorized areas, or your vehicle will be towed.

Ride Tickets

Advance Ride Tickets are available for $12 per sheet of 21 tickets through August 19th. All rides require more than one ticket each. Advance purchase provides a savings of $14.25 on purchase of 21 tickets.

*A $1 transaction fee applies to all credit card advance ticket sales.
*A $1 mailing fee will be charged for all phone orders.

Ride Special Days

Monday 3 to 7 p.m. and Wednesday 3 to 7 p.m. $20 per person for unlimited rides. Hand stamp honored until close if purchased before 7:00 p.m.
Saturday one hour only, from 10 to 11 a.m., free rides and free admission to the Fair
Saturday, August 25th, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Unlimited Rides $25