8/24 - 9/2


105 Pearl St., Essex Jct, VT


21 Concerts


100 Local Vendors

EVENTS & CONCERTS / the ten best days of summer

The Champlain Valley Fair is part of the Champlain Valley Exposition, a not-for profit organization founded in 1922.
Hundreds of stars have come to perform at the Fair. Visiting performers have included Willie Nelson, Ray Price, Anne Murray, Charley Pride, The Beach Boys, Alabama, Crystal Gayle, Chubby Checker, Reba McEntire, Lee Greenwood, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, Britney Spears, The Jonas Brothers, Keith Urban and more!

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Become a Vendor / come sell at the fair

We have hundreds of thousands of people, you have the products and services they want.

We have a great selection of food & beverage, product and service concessions at the Champlain Valley Fair. Add your business to the mix! With hundreds of thousands of visitors, you will not find a better opportunity in Vermont.

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Event FAQS / find your answers

The Fairground is at 105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction, VT There are multiple entrances for your convenience: Gate B on Pearl Street, Gates E and F on Rt. 2A.
  • Gate admission is $12 for adults, $5 for kids and children under 5 yrs. are free
  • Weekdays of the Fair, after 6:00 pm admission is $6.00
The Midway rides and games open at 11:00 am and run until Midnight daily.
  • A Pay-One-Price bracelet offers the best deal for $30 the wearer may ride from 11:00 am thru Midnight
There are a number of specials offered during the Fair � Kids Day, Carload Day, Food Bank Day and Military Appreciation Day all offer discounts. More details on the pricing page, closer to the Fair.
ATMs are located in various convenient locations
Some vendors take credit cards; however many food vendors operate on a cash only basis
CCTA bus service is available call 864-CCTA for schedule and route information.
Yes, parking is $5 per vehicle.
Handicap drop-off and free parking is located at the Red Gate; parking attendants will guide you.� You must have an official handicapped parking permit.

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Champlain Valley Expo
105 Pearl St, Essex Jct, VT 05452

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