Lancaster – The Bolton Fair, which will be held Aug. 10 to 12, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, has made available discount tickets for gate admission on its website, enabling fairgoers to save on adult admission. Tickets can be obtained by going to www.boltonfair.org/tickets.html and making your selection. These tickets are on sale only until July 31, and will be mailed to the purchaser at the end of July.
Also available for the first time this year is a multi-day pass. For one low price, a fairgoer can enjoy all that the Bolton Fair has to offer during the entire weekend.
The fairgrounds are 4 miles west of Route 495 on Route 117 – take exit 27 off Interstate 495 and follow the signs to the Lancaster Fairgrounds and Bolton Fair.
Since its inception in 1874, the Bolton Fair has been held annually to promote awareness of agriculture, horticulture and animal husbandry. The Fair, which is run by volunteers, remains true to those 19th century roots and features cattle and sheep shows, goat and poultry exhibits, horse & oxen pulls, and the Exhibit Hall. Proceeds from the Fair are used to benefit local organizations, scholarships, and prizes to exhibitors. The Bolton Fair, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization.