Alabama National Fair UPDATE

August 17, 2022
The Alabama National Fair is looking forward to seeing everyone at the 69th fair October 7-16, 2022.
It’s The Best 10 Days of Fall with food, fun, and excitement for the entire family.
General Admission tickets are $15 at the box office, but you can save time and money when tickets are
bought online through Ticketmaster at the website or using the ANF App. By purchasing your tickets in
advance, you can skip the ticket window. We have added additional security checkpoints to speed up
entry as well.
For your family’s safety, the Alabama National Fair has implemented a policy that requires everyone 17
years of age or younger to be accompanied by a parent or guardian 21 years or older. The Garrett
Coliseum Clear Bag policy will be in effect again this year.
America’s leading carnival- Wade Shows- returns this year with a midway full of thrilling rides and
There is great entertainment scheduled for the Outdoor Stage this year (see schedule). Headliners
schedule to perform are Country legend John Anderson, R&B sensation Tony! Toni! Tone’!,
Contemporary Christian artist JJ weeks, The Atlanta Rhythm Section, and the original Eagles TributeHotel California.
Returning this year as an outdoor show is the Live Shark Encounter. They will be joined by K9s in Flight,
the Zerbinni Family Circus, Puppetone Rockers, and the fan favorite- Swifty Swine racing pigs.
All concerts, shows, and exhibits, are FREE with your admission to the Fair.
The Creative Living Center will again host competitive contests and exhibits that highlight the skills and
creativity of its participants. Entry forms and schedules are available at\creativeliving .
The 2022 Livestock Expo will award winners checks and ribbons in several divisions including cattle,
swine, sheep, and goats. More information can be found at the website.
Stroll through Grandpas Farm and see baby chicks, ducks and agriculture exhibits.
There is also a Flower Show, Choral Festival, School Art Show, Robotics, and new this year- a K-POP
workshop and competition.
Each night, you can win cash in the Money Machine. Last year we gave away more than $10,000.
For more detailed information on everything about this year’s Alabama National Fair, visit or download the free app.