ReithoffersThe Great Frederick Fair, Inc. is pleased to welcome Reithoffer Shows back for their 23rd consecutive year of providing the carnival rides during the annual fair being held September 15-23, 2017.

Carnival Week Pass

Good for one single admission and unlimited carnival rides during carnival hours on each day of fair, Sept. 15-23. Must be purchased by 5pm Sept. 15th.

*Redeem wristband at CARNIVAL box office.

No Refunds.

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Carnival 4 Pack

Includes four single day one time admissions, plus unlimited rides for the whole family (four persons) during carnival hours for one time use. Valued at $128. Must be purchased by 5pm Sept. 15th.

No Refunds.

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Carnival Pay One Price

Unlimited rides during the specified times & dates (Ticket is good for date specified on ticket ONLY):

Fri, Sept. 15, 5pm – close OR Wed. Sept. 20 from 2 pm – close.
OR Fri. Sept. 22 from 12 noon to close.
OR Sat. Sept. 16 OR Sat. Sept. 23 from 10 am – close.

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Carnival Hours

Friday, September 15……….5pm – Close
Saturday, September 16…….10am – Close
Sunday, September 17……….Noon – Close
Monday, September 18………2pm – Close
Tuesday, September 19………2pm – Close
Wednesday, September 20…2pm – Close
Thursday, September 21…….10am- Close
Friday, September 22………..12noon – Close
Saturday, September 23……..10am – Close

A select number of kiddie rides will open on Tuesdayand Wednesday starting at 12:30pm

Ticket Prices

1 ticket is $1.25
A sheet of 10 tickets is $11
A sheet of 22 tickets is $21
A sheet of 55 tickets is $51

Ride Cost

Ride # Tickets
Bounce House 3
Carousel 3
Central Park 3
Choo Choo Train 3
Dizzy Dragon 3
Dizzy Monkey 3
Dutch Wheel 5
Fire Truck 3
Freak Out 5
Full Tilt 4
Fun House 3
Fun Slide 3
Glass House 3
Hampton Cycle 3
Helicopter 3
Himalaya 5
Iron Dragon 3
Kiddie Scrambler 3
Ride # Tickets
Kid Ship 3
Lolli Pop Swing 3
Orbiter 4
Pirate Fun House 3
Racing Coaster 5
Scooter 4
Sizzler 4
Spider Man 3
Star Ship 3000 4
Tango 5
Tilt-A-Whirl 4
Tornado 5
Truck Stop 3
Typhoon 4
Up Up Balloon 3
Vertigo 5
Wiggle Worm 3
Zipper 4


Balloon Bust
Balloon Bust
Balloonarama Water Race
Bottle Up
Cork Gun
Duck Pond
Fishy Fish
Gold Fish
Hi Striker
Kiddie Hi Striker
Long Range Basket Ball
Mini Basket Ball
Water Race

Advanced Ticket Sales


(Advanced sales will begin August 11 and end Sat. Sept. 16)

$30 RETAIL MEGA TICKET includes and admission and wristband to ride ALL day on any ONE day that you choose. (Does not have time restrictions such as the Pay One Price)

Special Ride Promotions


*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 Thursday, September 21 ONLY.