East Rutherford, NJ

About This Event

Established in 1986 as a 6-day festival encompassing 10 acres; State Fair Meadowlands Fairgrounds now surrounds 35 acres of MetLife Stadium plus 26,000 parking spaces.

Well-situated in the heart of the tri-state area where Route 3 and the NJ Turnpike meet, the Fair is minutes from NYC and easily accessible by car and public transportation.

During this year’s 31st anniversary 18 day run – June 22nd through July 9th, estimated attendance will exceed 400,000. State Fair Meadowlands features plenty of free entertainment with dazzling performers, delicious food, games for every age, exhibits, shopping, special events, thrilling rides for everyone including New Jersey’s largest Kiddy-land.

Devoted to family fun, creating memorable moments that last a lifetime, State Fair Meadowlands is New Jersey’s best value in family-friendly entertainment.

Our core value is to provide the highest quality service and product while maintaining traditional values and integrity including a pledge to reduce the environmental impact of the Fair.

Event Schedule

6:00pm – 12:00am
6:00pm – 12:00am
6:00pm – 12:00am
6:00pm – 12:00am
6:00pm – 1:00am
2:00pm – 1:00am
2:00pm – 12:00am


10% Graduate Degree or Higher
45% Bachelors Degree
45% Other

New Jersey Counties of Origin
47% Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic
27% Middlesex, Union, Morris
7% Other

Other Counties of Origin
10% New York City 5 Boroughs
6% Rockland County
3% Other (CT, FL, PA


Cleaning Services
Branded Vehicles O.K.
Trash Service

Past Sponsors and Vendors

Total Previous Year Vendors: 60

Medieval Times, Geico, Hampton Inn, Ford, Coca Cola, Walgreen's, Pompton Sport Center, Ford, Green Crown Energy, Eureka Bread Company, T-Mobile, Nash FM, Verizon Fios, Verizon Wireless, Sirius XM, New Jersey Devils, State Fair Seasons, New Meadowlands Market, and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Prohibited Vendor Types

Adult Entertainment

Event Terms and Cancellation Policy

Signed contract due with payment within 10 days of acceptance on system. In the event of cancellation on sponsor or vendor's part, 50% of monies paid will be kept by fair.