CARNIVAL

The Great Frederick Fair, Inc. is pleased to welcome Reithoffer Shows back for their 27th consecutive year of providing the carnival rides during the annual fair being held September 17-25, 2021.

This year we are offering an advanced sale of the Jack Pass. The pass offers one single admission to the fair and one single unlimited rides carnival wristband (to be redeemed on site at the carnival wristband booth) for $30. Must purchase online and before the start of the Fair.

BUY NOW through Friday, September 17, 2021 at 5 pm

JACK PASS – $30 each

ONE – single admission & carnival ride wristband

JACK’S PACK – $110 ($27.50 each)

FOUR- single admissions & carnival ride wristbands

ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES!

Carnival Hours

  • Friday, Sept. 17: 5pm – Close
  • Saturday, Sept. 18: 10am – Close
  • Sunday, Sept. 19: 12 Noon- Close
  • Monday, Sept. 20: 2pm – Close
  • Tuesday, Sept. 21: 2pm – Close
  • Wednesday, Sept. 22: 2pm – Close
  • Thursday, Sept. 23: 2pm – Close
  • Friday, Sept. 24: 10am – Close
  • Saturday, Sept. 25: 10am – Close

A select number of kiddie rides will open on Wednesday and Thursday starting at 12:30 p.m.

Special Ride Promotions

  • Friday, September 17, 2021, 5 p.m. until Close
    • Wristband $25. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking.
  • Saturday, September 18, 2021, 10 a.m. until Close
    • Wristband $30. Wristbands not sold after 8 p.m. and regular prices apply after 8 p.m. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking.
  • Monday, September 20, 2021, 2 p.m. until Close
    • Wristband $25. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking
  • Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 2 p.m. until Close
    • $60 Carload Special from 2 p.m. to close.
      • Parking in Lot D required (off Monocacy Blvd.).
      • Regular prices apply if not participating in the Carload Special.
  • Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 2 p.m. until Close
    • Wristband $25. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking
  • Thursday, September 23, 2021, 2 p.m. until Close
    • Wristband $25. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking
  • Friday, September 24, 2021 – KIDS DAY, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
    • All rides reduced by 1 ticket from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
    • Regular Prices after 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 25, 2021, 10 a.m. until Close
    • Wristband $30. Wristbands not sold after 8 p.m. and regular prices apply after 8 p.m. Wristbands do not include paid fair gate admission or parking.

*Wristbands will not be sold two hours before the end of the promotion.

**See $60 carload special for exact details. Participants must park in Lot D off Monocacy Boulevard. There is a Free shuttle to the entrance at Gate 4A. Buses are not included in this promotion.

***All rides are reduced by one coupon during the hours listed above on Friday, September 24 ONLY.

TICKET PRICES

Individually

1 ticket = $1.50

 

Sheets

11 tickets = $15

22 tickets = $25

55 tickets = $55

ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES!

CARNIVAL RIDES

Ride and Height Requirements
  • Arctic Blast
    • 42″ with adult / 48″ without adult
  • Central Park
    • 42″ or more unless with adult
  • Circus Train
    • 36″ minimum without adult
  • Classic Carousel
    • 42″ or more unless with adult
  • Dizzy Dragon
    • 36″ or more unless with adult
  • Dutch Wheel
    • 42″ or more unless with adult
  • Fire Chief
    • 36″ or more unless with adult
  • Flying Tiger
    • 42″ minimum
  • Freak Out
    • 42″ minimum
  • Fun Slide
  • Fun House
  • Happy Swing
  • Helicopter
  • Hot Wheelz
    • 36″ minimum – as a passenger
    • 42″ minimum – as a driver
  • Iron Dragon
    • 42-48″ minimum with adult
    • 48″ without adult
  • Kiddie Scrambler
    • 36″ minimum
    • 48″ maximum
  • Lolly Swing
    • 30-36″ with adult
    • 36″ minimum without adult
  • Mardi Gras
    • 36-42″ with adult
    • 42″ minimum without adult
  • Mini Himalaya
    • 36-42″ with adult
    • 42″ minimum without adult
  • Pharaoh’s Fury
    • 48″ minimum
  • Ring of Fire
Ride and Height Requirements
  • Scooter

    • 42″ minimum – as a passenger

    • 48″ minimum – as a driver

  • Ship

  • Sizzler

  • Sky Race

    • 36″ minimum

  • Speedway

    • 36″ minimum

  • Spiderman

    • 36-42″ with adult

    • 42″ minimum without adult

  • Star Ship 3000

    • 36-42″ with adult

    • 42″ minimum without adult

  • Surf City

    • 42-48″ minimum with adult

    • 48″ without adult

  • Tea Cup

  • Tornado

    • 60″ minimum or 14 years old

    • 10-14 with adult

    • 60″+ without adult

  • Truck Stop

    • 36″ or more

  • Typhoon

    • 42-48″ minimum with adult

    • 48″ without adult

  • Vertigo

    • 48″ minimum

  • Little Pirate Ship

    • 36″ or more

  • Treasure Chest Playstation

    • 36″ or more / 50″ maximum

  • Helicopter

    • 36″ or more unless with adult

GAMES

  • Balloon Bust
  • Balloonarama Water Race
  • Bottle Up
  • Cork Gun
  • Duck Pond
  • Fishy Fish
  • Game
  • Gold Fish
  • Hi Striker
  • Kiddie Hi Striker
  • Long Range Basket Ball
  • Mini Basket Ball
  • Water Race