The Big El Paso Fair at Ascarate Park is Underway: What to Know If You Plan to Go
From now through April 16, Ascarate Park is playing host to The Big El Paso Fair.
Below you'll find details on the special money-saving promotions, where and how to pay less on rides and admission, and the free family-friendly entertainment that will be going on.
Family Friendly Entertainment
Among the family-friendly activities that will be taking place are magic shows, adrenaline-pumping motorcycle stunt shows, and a Foam Zone. All entertainment is free with your gate admission.
Good, clean family fun in a mountain of foam
The motorcycle stunt show includes motorcycle swing acrobats, the Globe of Death, and freestyle jump ramps.
Extreme Illusions & Escapes
The illusionist and escape artist team perform a high energy, theatrical show consisting of large scale illusions and skillful escapes.
An interactive team-style game show that involves both spectators and competitors
Max Power & NITRO
Robot Max and his music pumping, mini monster truck NITRO. Max walks, talks, dances, and poses for photos.
Save Money at Walgreens and on Special Promotional Nights
To make it more affordable for families to attend on at least one of the nights, The Big El Paso Fair is making discounted pricing available at all Walgreens, and there will be special money saving promotional nights weekly.
Admission/3 Years and Older
(2 years and under is free)
•$15 at the gate
•Save 50% ($7.50 per person) at Walgreens through the end of the fair
MEGA RIDE PASS for State Fair Rides Only
(Does not include admission)
•$30 at the gate
•$10 off ($20 per wristband) at Walgreens through the end of the fair
• Tuesdays, April 4 and 11, are 2 for Tuesdays on state fair rides only. Buy a MegaPass Ride Wristband online or at the gate, and get another one free
• Monday, April 10, show your military ID and gate admission is free. Does not include MegaRide Pass.
• Thursdays, April 6 and 13, are Dollar Days. All state fair rides are $1 each to ride
Parking is free Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays throughout the Fair. Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, El Paso County will be collecting a special event gate fee of $5 cash per vehicle.
Dates and Times
• March 31 - April 16, 2023
• Monday - Friday: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
• Saturday and Sunday: 1 p.m. to midnight