The Berlin Fair returns September 14 to 16 to the East Berlin, CT, fairgrounds for a family-friendly weekend of carnival fun, live music and entertainment, livestock events, motorsports and much more.
This 70th annual Berlin Lions Club event will feature midway rides for all ages, concerts, 3 Ring Super Circus, Painted Pony Rodeo, livestock exhibits and competitions, truck and tractor pulls, World of Wheels kart races, Nerdy Noah Show, Tractor Barn exhibit, Saturday night fireworks, community exhibits, demonstrations, contests, carnival games, vendors and favorite fair food.
- Friday – Children’s Rodeo (2 pm), Aquanett concert (6 pm)
- Saturday – Pony Draw (3 pm), Stock Truck Pulls (5 pm), The Machine performs Pink Floyd (8 pm), Fireworks Extravaganza (9:30 pm)
- Sunday – CT State Tractor Pullers (10 am), Oxen & Cattle Draw (10 am), Berlin’s Got Talent finals (11 am), Neon Circus – Brooks & Dunn Tribute (4 pm)
Fair admission is $12, $8 for seniors (62 and older), and free for children 11 and younger and active duty military with ID.
Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are available for $35 ($20 in advance) on Friday and $30 on Sunday. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. Rides take 2 or more tickets each.
Fair hours are 11 am to 10 pm Friday, 9 am to 10 pm Saturday and 9 am to 7 pm Sunday at the Berlin Fairgrounds, 430 Beckley Road.
Free onsite parking is limited. Visit the website for details on reserved paid parking, free shuttles, and advance savings on admission and Friday ride wristbands.
For more information, call Dreamland Amusements at 866-666-3247 or the Berlin Fair at 860-828-0063, or visit https://CTBerlinFair.com.
The Berlin Lions Club has operated the Berlin Fair since 1949. Many of Connecticut’s charitable organizations benefit from money raised at the Berlin Fair.