STATE FAIR MEADOWLANDS
•The First Fair at the Meadowlands opened in 1986 as a 6-day event encompassing 10 acres offering a dozen rides and games.
•New Jersey has the strictest laws in the country governing ride safety.
•Every ride MUST be licensed by the State and ALL RIDES must be inspected and approved to operate prior to opening. They are then re-inspected, unannounced, during fair time.
•In 2007, State Fair Meadowlands in conjunction with Giants Stadium hosted America’s “Live Earth” Concert. A worldwide effort dedicated to bringing attention to global warming.
•There are over 1,300 people hypnotized annually at the fair.
•There are over 100 pig races annually at the fair.
•Last year’s fair attendance topped 400,000.
•The Fair generates almost $1 million dollars in New Jersey State Tax Revenue.
•There are over 185,000 zeppoles; 50,000 corn dogs and over 17,000 bags of cotton candy sold at the fair annually.
CONTACT US – FAIR OFFICE (JUNE 23 – JULY 10)
Main Number: 201-355-5911
Fax Number: 973-751-7397
Street Address: Stadium Road, East Rutherford, NJ 07073
GPS Address: 102 NJ State Highway 120, East Rutherford NJ
Mailing/Shipping Address: 50 State Hwy 120, East Rutherford, NJ 07073, LOT F – FAIR OFFICE – Remember to include the recipient’s name
LOST & FOUND: All items turned into the Fair Office(s) DURING the Fair will be sent to the onsite Security Office Trailer within 24 hours. The Security Office Trailer is inside the Main Entrance of the Fairgrounds. Any items remaining AFTER the Fair will be sent to Guest Services at MetLife Stadium. You may reach Guest Services by calling 201-559-1515.