Directions - The Hopkinton State
Fair is located west of Concord, New Hampshire in Contoocook..
We are about 15-20 minutes drive time from Concord,
40-45 minutes from Manchester or Laconia and about 90
minutes from Boston. Take I-93 to I-89. Drive up I-89
and get off at Exit 7. This is the easiest and quickest
route to the fairgrounds. Follow the signs to the fairgrounds.
on the map for interactive directions
on map for larger version.)
The gates open 8 am Friday - Monday.
Military personnel are admitted to the fair free - Military Picture ID required
The gates will close 11 PM Friday - Sunday
Monday gates close at 7PM.
(depending on when Midway closes)
|Hopkinton State Fairgrounds
GPS Coordinates for Fairgrounds entrances
NAD83 Horizontal Datum-NH State Plane
Coordinates-Meters and US Survey Feet
July 14, 2004)
|Green Parking Lot Gate
|Blue Parking Lot Gate
- Parking in the Hopkinton State Fair's parking lots
costs $3.00. We can accommodate a very large crowd in our
expanded on-grounds lots, but if you find our lots getting
full, there is also parking available at privately owned lots
bordering the fairgrounds. These lots generally charge from
$2.00 to $4.00.
Information - This office is staffed with fair personnel
to provide you with information about our fair and other information
that you may need. It is located in our administration building
next to the main grandstands. If you are trying to decide
which day or days to come to the fair, please review our web
page on crowd size.
Aid - The Hopkinton State Fair is equipped with a
First Aid Station that is staffed during the normal hours
of operation. The First Aid Station is located behind our
Restrooms - The Hopkinton State Fair has made a substantial
investment in providing permanent, barrier-free restroom buildings
to our customers and staff. The first restroom is located
in the Infield. The second restroom is located in the Agricultural
Exhibits area near the Durgin Pulling Arena. The third restroom
is located in the Midway area near the Green Gate. For all
our customers, we hope you will find these restrooms a major
step forward in our goal to making your stay at the Hopkinton
State Fair as pleasant as possible. Please ask our staff for
the nearest facility to you.
- The Hopkinton State Fair will be continuing to
modify all our permanent facilities to comply with guidelines
established under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Seating
has been constructed around the grounds to remove access barriers
to our events and buildings wherever possible. As this is
an on-going effort, we appreciate your patience as we make
the changes and will appreciate any thoughts as to specific
areas of improvement.
and Found - If you do happen to lose something during
the fair, and it is found, it will be at the Administration
Office located near the center of the fairgrounds. If you
have left the fair grounds, please call the office at (603)
746-4191 to see if you lost article has been found.