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The Big Butler Fair

Prospect, PA
June 29 - July 7 , 2018
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“Always Over the Fourth”, The Big Butler Fair is the largest fair in Western Pennsylvania and considered by many to be the best fair in the country. 2018 marks the 163rd fair and will take place from Friday, June 29th through Saturday, July 9th. The nine day fair features agricultural exhibits and livestock shows, a midway with exciting rides and games, live music including Neal McCoy on June 29th, free midway entertainment, fantastic food, and much more.

The fair will feature a spectacular fireworks display on Wednesday, July 4th. On Saturday, July 7th, the fair will host the Y108 Freedom Fest featuring music by Frank Vieira, Sam Grow, and Dylan Scott.

Carnival ride tickets are $5 for 4 tickets. Ride wristbands, good for unlimited rides on the day of purchase, are $20 each. Pre-sale ride wristbands can be purchased at the fair’s website for $15 each (sale ends June 28th.)


  • Fair opens daily at 9am
  • Carnival opens at 3pm on weekdays and at 1pm on Saturday, Sunday, and July 4th


  • $7 before 4pm
  • $9 after 4pm
  • Free for children 6 and under

Event Sites & Contact

Vendor Info

Information can be found at the Big Butler Fair’s Vendor page.


1127 New Castle Rd, Prospect, PA 16052

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