The Cuyahoga County Fair is sponsoring a Coloring Contest for children ages 3-12 years old.

All entrants will receive one free admission to this year's Fair (ride tickets not included). Age groups for the contest are 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12.

Age group winners will receive a family 4-pack of admission tickets and four ride bands! All entries must be postmarked by July 13, 2018. Entries postmarked after that date will not be accepted.

Good luck, and color us impressed!

Click here to download the coloring template and entry form.


122nd Annual Cuyahoga County Fair
August 7-12, 2018

2018 Premium Book General Edition
2018 Premium Book Animal Edition
2018 Premium Book Online Entries

IMPORTANT NOTE: There will be no online entry for Animals or Junior Fair. All Animal and Junior Fair Entries must be submitted via mail. Online entry will be available for General Edition Premium Book entries, a link for which will be available in the coming weeks.

To submit entries via snail mail, download any of the following blank entry forms: Arts, Crafts, Floral & Produce, Beef, Cattle, Horses, Goats & Sheep, Poultry & Pigeons, Rabbits & Cavies, Junior Fair


SAT: 10:00AM-11:00PM


  • Tuesday ONLY! - BOGO (Buy One Get One) Fair Admission for all age groups.
  • Wednesday & Thursday ONLY! Old Fashioned Dollar Days: Admission just $1 before 3pm! Also on Wednesday & Thursday ONLY! - All-Day Half-Price Ride Stamps (just $10) if purchased before 3pm!
  • Friday ONLY! - Senior & Veteran's Day: $2 Admission for Seniors (Age 60+) & Veterans until 5pm. Veteran's MUST show proper ID (DD-214, A.L. Card, VFW Card, or Armed Forces Symbol on Driver's License)
  • Saturday ONLY! - $2 Admission on Saturday, August 11th between the hours of 10am - Noon for Family Morning at the Fair. Note that you must be through the fair gates by noon to receive the discount, so plan to arrive early to account for traffic and lines.
We've Grown!
New This Year!
  • All New Rides!
  • Sea Lion Splash
  • Broken Horn Rodeo
  • Rock the House Live!
  • Alpaca Yoga
  • Xpogo Stunt Team
  • DreamShip Hot Air Balloon
  • FREE DAPS Comedic Freestyle Rappers
Returning Features:
  • Demo Derbies
  • Harness Racing
  • FairWinds Turbine
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Illusionist Drew Murray
  • Junior Fair
  • Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd Tribute
  • Hall of Flowers
  • Square Dancers
  • Live Music
  • Haunted House
  • Unicyclist
  • Thrill Shows
  • Animals



Featured Entertainment

2018 Demolition Derby
ENTRY FORMS Click Here to download the Entry Form for the Demolition Derby, Tuff Trucks & Power Wheels Derby Entries may also be submitted online at JM Productions RULES (#1) Stock Demolition Derby Rules (#2) Compact Car Demolition Derby Rules (#3) Mini Van Demolition Derby Rules DEMOLITION DERBY QUALIFIER When: Sun, Aug 12th at 3:00PM
​ Tickets: $8 (Tickets available at the Grandstand box office. Ticket price does NOT include regular Fair Gate admission of...Read more
Tuff Trucks
RULES (#11) Power Wheels Demolition Derby Rules (#10) Tuff Truck Rules REGISTRATION Pre-Register Tuff Truck MODIFIED Online Here ($20) Pre-Register Tuff Truck STOCK Online Here ($20) Pre-Register Kids Power Wheels Online Here ($5) Purchase Pit Pass Online Here ($15) TUFF TRUCKS In this competition stock and modified pro trucks will race in a series of events, including an obstacle course, mud bog, and free style. POWER WHEELS DERBY And you thought...Read more
DreamShip Hot Air Balloon
Brought to the Cuyahoga County Fair by The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program, the DreamShip is a one-of-a-kind hot air balloon with a design as unique as its mission. Standing more than 8 stories tall, it is comprised of more than 400 fabric panels, 130 of which uniquely feature drawings of the dreams of children helped by Folds of Honor, a nonprofit organization based in Owasso, Oklahoma, dedicated to providing educational scholarships to children of fallen or disabled service members. Fully operational, every time the DreamShip takes flight, it raises awareness of Folds of Honor and the sacrifice of our...Read more
Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd Tribute
Presented by: 98.5 WNCX

Presale through 98.5 WNCX
Presale Purchase Link: Order online at
Presale GA: $20 (+ service fees) includes Fair Admission
Presale VIP Track Seating: $30 (+ service fees) includes Fair Admission
GA Day Of: $20 Concert Ticket + $8 Fair Admission (to be paid in separate locations)
VIP Day Of: $30 Concert Ticket + $8 Fair Admission (to be paid in separate locations) Presale tickets include gate admission...Read more
Angelina Rose & Stee Bax of Hoopernova
Various representatives from Hoopernova will be on hand all week, teaching Hula Hoop technique before their performances, including night glow hooping shows. Fortunately, two of the best hoopers in the world are from the Cleveland area: Stee Bax and Angelina Rose (performing in the video below). You will be amazed what each can do with a hula hoop. Stee Bax is based out of Solon, Ohio, she has performed at professional sporting events, live concerts, conventions, in music videos, photo shoots, and more. She performs single hoop dances with fire, LED, and day-taped hoops. Additionally, Stee Bax hosts fitness...Read more
Xpogo Stunt Team
The Xpogo Stunt Team is the World’s Best Extreme Pogo Demo Crew. Featuring Championship Pro Athletes flying over 10 Feet in the air on extreme pogo sticks, throwing down flips and incredible tricks, the Xpogo Stunt Team brings the sport to you. With fans across the globe, and new followers after every show, Xpogo Stunt Team Pros are a hit everywhere, every time. The Xpogo Stunt Team has performed over 10,000 shows in 23 countries, and holds 13 Guinness World Records. Xpogo's Street Show made Extreme Pogo known around the globe. The world’s best Pro Athletes and Pro...Read more
Sea Lion Splash
The Sea Lion Splash is a unique show that will have crowds cheering and laughing. The show is an educational show with a Splash. The sea lions will amaze the crowd as they balance balls, shoot hoops, dance, perform handstands, and show their pretty smiles. This is the only show in the U.S. to feature both California and South American sea lions. The idea of the sea lion show originated when Squalus started taking in beached sea lions who were unable to be returned to the wild due to age, injuries or the inability to provide food for themselves....Read more
Show Bill, Entry & Sponsorship Forms: Click Here Love horses? Well don't miss the Cuyahoga County Fair Horse Show, featuring Academy, Halter, Showmanship, and Equitation classes. The CCF Horse Show is a qualifying competition for the 2018 ASHA High Point Awards and the 2019 Kentucky State Fair's World's Championship Horse Show. And even if you're not a serious horse enthusiast, don't miss the Open Costume Class, which usually begins around 1pm, just after the lunch break, where you'll see horses and riders dressed up as everything from pirates, to princesses, and from smurfs, to the...Read more
Brian Brenner
Elvis Presley is more popular today than at any time in history. In the world of entertainment, Brian Brenner stands alone as the most authentic and exciting Elvis stylist in the business. For over 15 years, Brian has thrilled audiences nationwide with his electrifying salute to the King of Rock & Roll. Brian is careful to portray Elvis in a manner that is dignified, respectful and historically accurate, paying strict attention to every detail. The result is as amazing as the image and illusion of Elvis comes alive in the most genuine creation ever staged! Brian is...Read more
Magician Drew Murray
Drew Murray, is a magician, creator, artist and more. He has been wowing audiences since he was just 6 years old. After seeing a magician at a summer festival, he has turned an after school hobby into a successful business. At just 10 years old he began performing for small events at churches, libraries and family parties. Through his teens and college, he continued performing more shows each year and taking his talents across the country. Fast forwarding to today, Drew’s career has skyrocketed and his talents have enabled him to acquire an impressive client list including the...Read more
Professor Bubblemaker
Professor Bubblemaker's Marvelous Medicine Show combines the elements of magic, mentalism, comedy, history, a flea circus and of course lots of bubbles. Available in a purely entertainment show and an educational show which includes more historical information. Professor Bubblemaker's Beautiful Bubble Ballet features bubbles of all sizes and bubble sculptures such as caterpillars, carousels, square bubbles, snowmen and even a bubble snowglobe as well as giant bubbles and tiny bubbles and bubble snakes that flow gracefully under colored lights choreographed to music. Professor Phineas's Hypnotic Adventures are hypnosis shows unlike any that you have seen before Whether a...Read more
FREE DAPS is a group of freestyle rappers and improvisers who use hip-hop to create a thrilling, one-of-a-kind musical comedy show every time they perform. After bringing authentic freestyle to both Disney World & Universal Studios, and with clout in both the underground hip-hop & improv scenes internationally, FREE DAPS is ready to bring their brand of hilarious, impressive improv musicality to you. Read more
Alpaca Yoga
Facebook Event: Registration: Alpacas may cause stress release & serious relaxation! Come join us AT THE CUYAHOGA COUNTY FAIR FREE ADMISSION TO THE FAIR!! ! for a 1 hour yoga class (followed by 1 hour of alpaca interaction) Exercise your soul amongst the most curious and gentle of animals, alpacas! Class admission fees will be 100% donated to SELR (South East Llama Rescue) , an organization that rescues llamas and alpacas in need of new homes! They are a 501 c 3 organization and work in about 15...Read more
Broken Horn Rodeo
Tickets: $5 Experience top contestants, outstanding livestock, colorful pageantry, entertainment for all ages. Rodeo is booming. Its popularity can be attributed to the unpredictable excitement that accompanies every ride and tiemd event run. Broken Horn Rodeo is committed to keeping alive the American Tradition of rodeo. Read more
Rock the House LIVE
Showcasing all of your favorite music from Top 40s, Motown, Rock, and Pop, RTH LIVE! plays it all! Fronted by Cleveland’s most talented musicians and vocalists, this high-energy, dance-driven party band keeps guests moving and grooving all night long. RTH LIVE! was voted “Best Band” by Cleveland Magazine and consistently ranks amongst the top bands on the Cleveland Hot List. Read more