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.

CLICK HERE TO BUY NOW (through 9/17 at 5 p.m.)

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
  • Automania – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum with an adult
    • 42″ minimum without an adult
  • Bear Affair – 3 tickets
    • 36″ or more unless with adult
  • Bumble Bee Bop – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum unless with adult
  • Central Park – 3 tickets
    • 42″ or more unless with adult
  • Circus Train – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum 
  • Classic Carousel – 4 tickets
    • 42″ or more unless with adult
  • Dizzy Dragon – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum unless with an adult
  • Drive-In – 3 tickets
    • 32″ minimum with an adult
    • 36″ minimum without an adult
  • Dutch Wheel – 5 tickets
    • 42″ minimum without an adult
  • Fire Chief- 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum unless with adult
  • Full Tilt – 4 tickets
    • 42″ minimum
  • Fun Slide – 3 tickets
    • 36″ – 42″ minimum with an adult
    • 42″ minimum without an adult
  • Helicopter – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum
  • Iron Dragon – 3 tickets
    • 42-48″ minimum unless with adult
  • Jump Around – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum
  • Lolly Swing – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum
  • Magic Maze – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum with an adult
  • Mini Himalaya – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum with an adult
    • 42″ minimum without an adult
  • Orbiter – 4 tickets
    • 48″ minimum
  • Pharaoh’s Fury – 4 tickets
    • 48″ minimum
Ride and Height Requirements
  •  Rampage – 6 tickets
    • 48″ minimum with an adult
    • 51″ minimum without an adult
  • Ring of Fire – 5 tickets
    • 48″ minimum with an adult
    • 52″ minimum without an adult
  •  Scooter – 4 tickets
    • 42″ minimum – as a passenger
    • 52″ minimum – as a driver
  • Sizzler – 4 tickets
    • 42″ minimum with an adult
  •  Spiderman – 3 tickets
    • 36-42″ with adult
    • 42″ minimum without adult
  • Star Command – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum unless with an adult
  • Starship 3000 – 4 tickets
    • 42″ minimum 
  • Teacup – 3 tickets
    • 36″ minimum unless with an adult
  • The Beast – 8 tickets
    • 55″ minimum 
    • 77″ maximum
  • Tidal Wave – 5 tickets
    • 42″ minimum without an adult 
  • Tilt a Whirl – 4 tickets
    • 46″ minimum without an adult
  • Tornado – 5 tickets
    • 60″ minimum
  • Truck Stop – 3 tickets
    • 36″minimum unless with an adult
    • No passengers
  •  Typhoon – 4 tickets
    • 42-48″ minimum with adult
    • 48″ without adult
  • Vertigo – 5 tickets
    • 48″ minimum
  • Wacky Worm – 4 tickets
    • 36″ minimum with an adult
    • 42″ minimum without an adult
  • Zipper – 4 tickets
    • 48″ minimum

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