Visit the Fair, fun for everyone! Aug 6 – 13, 2016
Arnolds Amusements open 6pm,  Aug 8th


Free Parking

Gate Prices 
2 and under – Free
 3 to 12 – $3/Day   $9/Week
 13 and older – $5/Day   $15/Week


Arnold's Amusements ride prices for the 2016 Northwestern Michigan Fair. 
Monday August 8th: $10 for 10 rides. 
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday: wristbands are $20 each and they are good for either 12pm to 5pm OR 6pm to 11pm. These are good for one of those days and for one of the 5 hour periods. 
Wednesday August 10th is Kids Day: All day armbands are $18 each. These are good for the whole day.

The Northwestern Michigan Fair Office is open Monday through Friday 10am to 6pm and we are pre-selling $75 armbands for Arnold's Amusements. These are good for the entire week... anytime any day of the Fair. For $75 we give you a coupon that is good for an All Week Armband and you take that to Arnold's booth anytime for the wrist band.


2016 Fair Theme – Down on the Farm


Next Board Meeting
July 29 th 7pm @ The Fair Office


For Livestock meetings and work bees click on a logo

Livestock Council                


Board meetings are held the second Thursday of the month at the fair office. Annual meeting is held the first Thursday in November, at the fire training center at 3737 Nimrod Rd, Traverse City. Public welcome to all meetings!




Our Mission Statement 

The purpose of this Association shall be the PROMOTION  of Michigan Agriculture, Horticulture, EDUCATION , Mechanical Arts, Fine Arts, Fruit and Grain Products, Stock Raising and Dairy Products, Domestic Science and Kindred Interests throughout the Grand Traverse Region, to be accomplished in part by hosting the annual Fair celebrating area agriculture and youth PROGRAMS .


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