Our 136th Fair will be held on August 10 - 12, 2018 with a Midway Preview on August 9th!
We invite you to join us for our annual celebration of our heritage, culture and community, as we provide good wholesome family fun, great entertainment, friendly competition and educational experiences for the whole family! The Bolton Fair is where friends, agriculture, education and creativity unite.
Find out all there is to see and do at the fair on our Things To Do page!
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
Age 5-12 $5.00
Military Personnel $5.00
Ages 4 and Under Free
Multi-Day Passes (Good All 3 Days!)
Age 5-12 $9.00
Parking is Free!
Hours of Operation:
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Midway Preview Only)
Free Admission to Midway
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Midway: Noon - 10pm)
9:00 am - 9:00 pm (Midway: Noon - 10pm)
9:00 am - 6:00 pm (Midway: Noon - 9pm)
NO PETS ALLOWED ON THE FAIRGROUNDS
2018 Parking Details:
All parking is across the street from fairgrounds.
There will be no satellite parking or buses.
Handicapped parking (with a state issued placard) will be available adjacent to the fairgrounds. They are limited so please have your placard displayed.
Parking is always free at a Bolton Fair authorized lot.
If you are being charged for parking this is from an unauthorized source and the Bolton Fair does not receive any proceeds from it.
339 Seven Bridge Rd (RT. 117)
Lancaster MA 01523
(across from Fairgrounds)
Parking Lot Hours:
Thursday Evening (5 pm -10 pm)
Friday (12 pm - 10 pm)
Saturday (9 am - 10 pm)
Sunday (9 am - 10 pm)
Directions To The Fair:
From I-495 North or South - take Interstate Route 495 to Exit 27 (Bolton/Stow Route 117). Take Route 117 West four miles to the fairgrounds.
From Boston and Points East - take the Massachusetts Turnpike or Route 9 to I-495. Take I-495 North and follow directions above.
From Route 2 and Northwest - take Route 70 three miles south from Lunenburg to Route 117. Take a left onto Route 117 East and go one mile to the gate.
From Worcester and Points West - take I-190 North from Worcester or South from Route 2 to Exit 7. Take Route 117 East four miles to the fairgrounds.
Handicapped spaces are available adjacent to the gate. While unpaved, the grass and dirt grounds are level and accessible.
You may encounter less traffic coming from Route 2 or I-190.
For your convenience beginning on July 1, admission tickets to the Bolton Fair can be purchased and printed right here on our website.
Click the ticket image below to buy your tickets!
Adult Multi-Day Admission Pass*
Child Multi-Day Admission Pass*
One admission ticket good any one day of the 2018 Bolton Fair.
Multi-day passes good all three days of the 2018 Bolton Fair.
Food, games and some special attractions may not be included with admission.
These tickets cannot be used in combination with any other offer(s) or coupon.
Age, height and weight restrictions can apply to some carnival rides.
There are NO REFUNDS, RAIN CHECKS OR EXCHANGES.
After purchasing your tickets you will print out the ticket with a bar code to bring to the gate for admission.