Get ready for a summer and fall filled with entertaining rides, animals, games, performances, and the smells of fried food and cotton candy filling in the air.

Fairs have always been exciting seasonal events in New Hampshire, and some have been beloved community staples for over a century. Whether you're bringing the kids, a significant other, or a group of friends or coworkers, you're bound to have a fun time.

What's your favorite part about fairs? Is it the rides?

Ferris Wheel at Sunset with electric lights and carnival games and Rides in Image Purple and Pink Sunset
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How about the animals?


Do you like snacking on carnival food while you walk around, like pizza, hotdogs, or ice cream? Sure they're not the healthiest, but come on. You gotta treat yourself sometimes. And besides, warm soft pretzels can look quite long as you don't indulge right before going on spinning rides.

Carnival Food Concession Stand Sign and Amusement Park Ride
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Well, whatever you're looking forward to most, we've got some good news. The New Hampshire Fair Schedule for 2022 is here thanks to The NH Fairs Association, and we couldn't be more excited.

With the exception of the Stratham Fair, all of the state's fairs will be opening to the public for an exciting 2022 season. You can check out this convenient map of the different locations below.

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So, get ready to mark those calendars, and let's take a look at these 10 fairs and when you'll be able to pay them a visit. Some will be running during the summer months of July and August, while others will be in the fall during September and October.

The New Hampshire 2022 Fair Schedule is Here

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