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Arizona State Fairgrounds

Map and Directions to the Arizona State Fairgrounds

The Arizona State Fair and the Maricopa County Fair are the most well-known occupants of the Arizona State Fairgrounds. The address is 1826 W. McDowell Rd. in Phoenix. The Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum is located on that property, and there are some concerts and sporting events held there even when there's no Fair in session.

Directions to the Arizona State Fairgrounds and Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum

From I-10 Westbound, exit 19th Ave., turn right.
From I-10 Eastbound, exit 27th Ave. left, turn right on Thomas, turn right on 19th Ave.
From I-17 Southbound, exit Thomas left, turn right on 19th Ave.
From I-17 Northbound, exit Thomas right, turn right on 19th Ave.
From Grand Ave., turn east on Encanto.

Parking lots near the Arizona State Fairgrounds

North Lot: Enter at 19th Ave. and Monte Vista or 19th Ave. and Encanto
South Lot: This is the State Fair Credential Gate. Enter at 17th Ave. (Coliseum Way) & McDowell Rd.
20th Ave. & DPS Lots: Enter at Encanto just West of 19th Ave.

For the Arizona State Fair Only

When it's time for the Arizona State Fair you can park for free on weekends and take a free shuttle to the Fairgrounds. The free Park & Ride Shuttle from the State Capitol parking lots at Washington between 18th and 19th Avenues is available from about 6 p.m. on Fridays, and from 10 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays for the run of the Fair.

For Any Event Held at the AZ State Fairgrounds

You might consider taking public transportation.

Map to the Arizona State Fairgrounds
Arizona State Fair and Maricopa County Fair

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All times and charges mentioned are subject to change without notice.

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