Tickets and Directions

We’re old-fashioned; buy your tickets at the door. If you get lost on the way, just ask a local for the “Champlain Valley Fairgrounds”.

Ticket Sales and Pricing

Tickets will be available for sale at the door. Ticket pricing is outlined below:
Adults: $11
Children Three to Twelve: $5
Children Under Three: $Free
Paid admission is good for all three days!
Get you hand stamped at the exits and return the next day at no charge.


All Seminars and children’s events/activities inside the show are free!

Directions to Champlain Valley Fair Grounds

Google Maps provides excellent turn-by-tun directions to the Exposition site. Click here for a map with custom directions.

From Montreal and Points North:

Take Route 133 out of Montreal to I-89. Travel approximately 35 miles south to Exit 17. Take Route 2 to 2A (thru Colchester) to Essex Junction and enter either Gate E or F. If gates closed, continue on Route 2 to Route 15. Take Route 15 west to Gate B of the Exposition.

From Boston and Points East:

From Boston take I-95 North to New Hampshire and get on I-89 just after the New Hampshire tolls in Hooksett. Take I-89 northbound to Exit 12 in Vermont. Take Route 2A north approximately 4 miles to Essex Junction. Go west on Route 15 (1/2 mile) to Exposition entrance Gate B.

From Albany, Points South, and Points West:

From Albany, take I-87 North to Lake George, NY. Take Route 149 to Fort Ann, NY. Take Route 4 to Fairhaven, VT (Exit 2). Take 22A north to Vergennes. On northside of Vergennes take Route 7 north approximately 20 miles to I-189. Take I-89 north bound to Exit 15. Go 4 miles east on Route 15 to Exposition entrance (Gate B).

From Upstate New York North of Albany:

Get to Plattsburgh, NY and take the Lake Champlain Ferry from Cumberlands Head Island to South Hero, VT (Grand Isle Ferry) — 20 minute ride. Take Route 2 to Route 2A to Essex Junction. Enter either Gate E or F. If gate closed, continue on Route 2A to Route 15. Take Route 15 west to Gate B of the Exposition.