Cumberland Fair Admissions Policy


Adults $15 – Children 12 and under Free

Tuesday and Thursday ONLY – Senior Citizens (65+) $6

CASH ONLY – there are ATMs available at the gates

Rides and other Amusements are NOT included with Admission to the Fair

WEEKLY ADMISSION PASS – $75  •  PARKING – FREE  • No pets allowed except service animals  Maine Service Animals Rules

Please note that livestock animals will begin departure by early Saturday evening from the fairgrounds. The Cumberland Farmers Club hopes that you understand that the animals and their keepers do everything possible to minimize any upset they may encounter during their stay on the grounds.

All Government Schools (K thru 6) and buses are to use specified parking and Gate 8 access only.

School Children Chaperones: School children chaperones accompanying school children on a school bus will be admitted free at Gate 8 ONLY. Students over 12 years of age will be charged regular daily admission.  See Special Group Rate section below for advance planning.  Chaperones accompanying in private vehicles will be directed to standard gates and charged regular daily admission.

Home Schools: Kindergarten thru 6th grade children will be admitted free on Maine Agricultural day at Gate 8, regular admission will apply at other times and dates.  Chaperones will be charged regular daily admission.

Day Care Chaperones: Day care children will be admitted free on Maine Agricultural day at Gate 8, regular admission will apply at other times and dates.  Chaperones will be charged regular daily admission.

Disabled Individuals:  Non ambulatory (wheel chaired) individuals will be admitted free, due to lack of access to all areas of the Fairgrounds. Chaperones and Companions will be charged regular daily admission.  No other disability discounts will apply.

Military Monday ONLY – Military with proper ID – $6.00 admission – Requires Department of Defense ID for Active Duty, Current Reservists, Retired Personnel, VA Health Benefits Card, State Driver’s License showing Veteran Designation or DD214 (no dependent ID’s considered)

Special Group Rates: Large group rates must be pre-approved by the President and request for special rates must be made at least one week prior to the Fair Opening. Requests may be presented to the Secretary for consideration:  submit through “Contact Us” link.

By entering the 2024 Cumberland County Fair, Participants acknowledge that the Fair brings some risk and do hereby assume responsibility for their own well-being as well as that of any person whom they are guardian of/responsible for. Further, entry is implied consent that you agree to comply with all State, Federal, Local or Organization mandated guidelines for COVID-19 Safety and/or other mandates which may be in place at the time of the event, including wearing of face coverings and social distancing.  Participants understand, agree, and hereby consent that failure or disregard to follow all protocols in effect is sufficient grounds to be excluded from participation in the Fair by Cumberland Farmers Club (CFC) or any Fair personnel or authority, and by entering provide implied consent in advance to leave and exit the event, without protest or refund, upon request by CFC or any Fair personnel or authority. Entrance provides implied consent to accept all potential risks, including the potential of exposure to coronavirus strains, and agree to hold harmless and release Cumberland Farmer’s Club (CFC) or any other sponsoring organization(s) and all their subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, licensees, representatives, and successors (“Released Parties”) from any and all losses, causes of action, liabilities, expenses and claims for damages.