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Discount Days at the Tennessee Valley Fair

Fair offers wide variety of discounts to accommodate virtually any budget

Knoxville, Tenn. (August 24, 2011) – East Tennesseans on a budget don’t have to miss out on all the fun, excitement and entertainment at the 2011 Tennessee Valley Fair.  The Fair is offering a variety of daily discounts during the Fair, which runs September 9-18:

$1 Opening Day SpecialFriday, September 9, 2011
In celebration of our 92nd year, Fairgoers can enter the Fairgrounds on Friday, September 9 during the first 92 minutes of the Fair for only $1.00 per person. Discount begins at 3:00 p.m. and ends promptly at 4:32 p.m.

Metro Pulse DayFriday, September 9, 2011
$2.00 discount on adult admission with coupon from Metro Pulse.  Coupon available in September 1 and 8 issues.

Tailgating at the FairSaturday, September 10, 2011
Wear Tennessee or Cincinnati team colors and get $2 off each adult admission.

Paint the Fair Pink DaySaturday, September 10, 2011
In partnership with the Knoxville Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, wear pink and get $2.00 off each adult admission.

Hometown Heroes Day  – Sunday, September 11, 2011
Current and past military, police officers, deputy sheriffs, firefighters, first responders and teachers receive $1.00 admission all day with proper identification.

Tennessee Valley Fair Student DaySunday, September 11, 2011
Students 12-18 years old receive $2.00 off adult admission. Students 6-11 years old receive $1.00 off child admission.

Fox 43 Student DayMonday, September 12, 2011
All students (Kindergarten – 12th Grade) receive FREE admission from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Mercy Health Partners Senior DayTuesday, September 13, 2011
Seniors (65 and older) receive FREE admission all day. Features entertainment, activities and contests especially for seniors in the Pepsi Community Tent. Call 215-1471 for a free brochure.

Tennessee Education Lottery DayWednesday, September 14, 2011
$2.00 off adult admission with any non-winning Tennessee Lottery ticket.

Knoxville News Sentinel Reader Appreciation Day Thursday, September 15, 2011
$2.00 discount on adult admission with coupon from the Knoxville News Sentinel.  Coupon available in September 9, 11, 12, 14 and 15 issues.

Tailgating at the FairSaturday, September 17, 2011
Wear Tennessee or Florida team colors and get $2.00 off each adult admission.

Scout DaySaturday, September 17, 2011
$3.00 admission for all Girl & Boy Scouts. One adult/chaperon admission price is discounted to $3.00 with purchase of two Scouts tickets. Come enjoy activities just for Scouts and earn a special Patch.

From now until September 2, the Fair is also offering admission tickets and unlimited ride wristbands at a discount:

·        Adult Admission Ticket ($7.00) – Regularly $9.00.

·        Child Admission Ticket ($5.00) – Regularly $6.00.

·        Fair Fun Pak ($25.00) – Includes two (2) adult admission tickets, two (2) child admission tickets and parking. Regularly $35.00.

·        Family Fun Pak ($30.00) – Includes four (4) adult admission tickets and parking. Regularly $41.00.

·        Pay-One-Price Ride Wristband
($14.00) Opening Day Special / September 9, 2011 Only. Regularly $25.00.
($16.00) Monday – Thursday Special. Regularly $20.00.
($21.00) Weekend Special. Regularly $25.00.

·        $5 Fair Admission Special – Buy a reserved seat to any headline concert at Homer Hamilton Theatre before September 2 and get a Fair admission ticket for only $5.00, a savings of $4.00!

Sale prices are good until Friday, September 2.  To purchase tickets, visit or call 865-215-1482.