Frequently Asked Questions
When is the Brooklyn Fair?
August 22-25th, 2013
Where is the fairgrounds located?
The fairgrounds is located at 15 Fairgrounds Road, Brooklyn, CT 06234.
What time does the fairgrounds close during the fair?
The fairgrounds is open – Thursday 4pm-11pm, Friday 8am-11pm, Saturday 8am-11pm, Sunday 8am-8pm.
Where can I get a map of the fairgrounds?
Free maps are available at all gates as well as the Information & Souvenir Booth. To download a printable map, please click here.
When do advanced tickets go on sale?
Advance Tickets are on sale at select locations from August 1st – through noon on the Thursday of the Fair. Online tickets are also available during that time. For locations and online tickets – please click here.
Can I pay for my Admission Ticket with a Credit/Debit card?
Yes, we accept both Mastercard and Visa at all of our entry gates.
Is there a charge for the Main Stage Entertainment?
No, the Main Stage Entertainment is one of the many things included in your Admission Ticket. The seating is first come first serve though.
What is the parking fee? Where is handicap accessible parking located?
Parking in all Fair lots is $5. Handicap accessible parking is located in Miller’s Lot on Fairgrounds Road and in the East Lot on Route 169. Please see the map here for locations.
What can I bring through the gate – for example alcohol, outside beverages & food, coolers, backpacks, etc.?
Alcohol is prohibited on the fairgrounds. Backpacks and coolers are allowed onto the grounds. Feel free to bring a picnic lunch!
Are dogs allowed during the Fair?
Sorry, only Service Dogs are allowed during the fair.
* Dogs competing in the Dog Show are allowed on the grounds Thursday night.
Where are ATMs located on the fairgrounds?
There are several ATMs located on the fairgrounds during the Fair. Please refer to the free maps located at all gates as well as the Information & Souvenir Booth for exact locations. To download a printable map, please click here.
Where is the Lost & Found located?
The Lost & Found is located in the Secretary’s Office, near the South Gate.
Is there a private area for nursing mothers?
Yes. There are two Parenting Tents located on the grounds during the fair – one in Playland and one in the Backyard Farm area. These tents offer a quiet place for mothers to nurse in one of our rocking chairs or do baby changing in private.
Does the Fair have stroller, wagon, wheel chair or motorized scooter rentals?
No, not at this time.
Where can I find a Schedule of Events during the Fair?
Schedules are located at all the entry gates as well as the Information & Souvenir Booth. You can view an online Schedule here.
How do I sign up to compete in a contest during the Fair?
Contest registration varies by event. Please see the specific events page for printable forms if applicable.
The Dog Show, Skillet Toss, Chainsaw Show, Motorized Events, Arm Wrestling, Boys Night Out & Children’s Games – registration is 30min before the event at the event location.
For any other questions, pleasse feel free to contact the Secretary at (860) 779-0012 or via email - email@example.com