For the first time, online purchases will be available throughout all 12 days of the fair and fairgoers will be able to use an electronic ticket on their smartphone for easy entry. Tickets will be available online and in hundreds of stores across New York.
Five products will be sold online at www.etix.com, the fair's official and only online ticket seller:
** Single-day advance sale tickets for $6, a 40 percent savings over the full admission price; ** Six-day admission Frequent Fairgoer coupon books for $30, a 50 percent savings over full price; ** Vouchers for ride-all-day wristbands at the Wade Shows Midway for $20, a discount of $5 over the weekday price and $10 over the weekend price; ** Vouchers for ride-everyday Mega Passes to the Wade Shows Midway for $70, which is $20 less than full price; ** The Fair’s Best Bets Bargain Book of more than 100 coupons for $4, a 20 percent savings over the full price.
No processing fees will be charged for tickets bought online, though credit card fees will apply.