The Oregon State Fair 2012

Corn Dogs at the Minnesota State Fair

Corn Dogs at the Minnesota State Fair (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Get Ready for the Oregon State Fair 2012 in Salem!

English: A hand-dipped corn dog on a stick, se...

English: A hand-dipped corn dog on a stick, served from a traveling food vendor trailer at Rochesterfest in Rochester, Minnesota (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

caramel corn

caramel corn (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Enjoy corn dogs, caramel corn and cotton candy?

If you volunteer you can:

1. Receive a FREE T-shirt (to be worn as a uniform for all Fair time volunteer activities)

2. FREE Fair admission ticket for every 4 hours of service (max. 8 tickets). So come on out and get a BEHIND THE SCENES EXPERIENCE of the Fair this year!

Follow the link to see our Volunteer Opportunities!


Friday, August 24, 2012 – Monday (Labor Day), September 3, 2012

2012 Oregon State Fair Tickets
Gate                               Advance                     Group 50+            
Adults (13-64) 11.00 7.00 5.00
Seniors (65 & over) 6.00 3.00 5.00
Youth (6-12) 6.00 3.00 5.00
Children (5 & under) FREE FREE FREE

Hours of Operation (subject to change):

Sunday – Thursday: 10am to 9pm
Friday & Saturday: 10am to 11pm
Labor Day: 10am to 9pm
Free parking in all lots!

TICKET PRICES:  $25, $35, $40 (Tickets include fair admission IF purchased in advance)




Get concert tickets. Here’s some of the entertainment line-up:

English: Colbie Caillat at the 2009 American M...

English: Colbie Caillat at the 2009 American Music Awards (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

COLBIE CAILLAT debuted in 2007 with Coco which sold over 3 million copies; including hit singles “Realize”, “The Little Things” and “Bubbly”, one of the best-selling digital tracks of all time!. In 2008, she recorded a duet with Jason Mraz, “Lucky”, which won a Grammy. Caillat released her second album, Breakthrough, in 2009 which was nominated for two Grammy Awards.  She has sold over six million albums worldwide and over 10 million singles.  Her new album, All of You, has already garnered a top ten hit with “I Do” and “Brighter Than The Sun that hit #1 on March 24, 2012!”

English: Gavin DeGraw on a promotion tour at R...

English: Gavin DeGraw on a promotion tour at Radio Pilatus, Lucerne, Switzerland. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“GAVIN DEGRAW’S debut album “Chariot” was released in 2003, sold over one million copies and featured his first #1 hit “I Don’t Want to Be” along with “Chariot” and “Follow Through”.  DeGraw‘s second album, self-titled “Gavin DeGraw” was released in 2008 and debuted at No. 1 on the digital sales chart!  His most recent album “Sweeter” recently garnered a #1 Pop hit with “Not Over You”!   Alongside DeGraw’s musical career he has also performed on multiple TV shows and his songs can be heard across TV and film.  “I Don’t Want to Be” was chosen as the theme song for One Tree Hill, on which DeGraw appeared in an on-screen role in three episodes.  Most recently millions of viewers watched DeGraw compete in ABC’s 2012 season of “Dancing With The Stars”!”

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