Marias Fair


  • Concerts
  • Rodeo
  • Carnival
  • Demo Derby


Funtime Carnival & Pay One Price "POP" Tickets

Get ready, folks - a new carnival is coming to Shelby for the Marias Fair! Funtime Carnival will be bringing 10-12 rides, along with games and food booths. Pay-One-Price "POP" tickets are $18 each and must be purchased in advance. Exchange each POP ticket for one unlimited-ride wristband at the Carnival Ticket Booth. One coupon per person per day. Prices at Ticket Box will not be the same.

Available for purchase through Thursday, July 19. CASH or CHECK ONLY.

Pay-One-Price "POP" Tickets are available for purchase at these local businesses:

  • Stockman Bank in Conrad
  • Stockman Bank in Cut Bank
  • Hi Line Hardware in Chester (NOTE: The original location was Front Porch Floral, but has since changed)
  • Fieldstone Office Supply in Shelby
  • DeVoe's Building Center in Valier

POP tickets are also available at the Marias Fair Office.

Admission & Season Passes

Exhibits, Vendors, Midway: Free Admission

Individual Grandstand Events: Admission is $20 for Adults, $10 for Students and Seniors. Over 80 and under 8 are free.

Season Passes: $60 for Adults, $30 for Students and Seniors.
Season Passes are good for all Grandstand Events and may be purchased at the Marias Fair Office at the Fairgrounds.

**Sunday is Veterans Day. Show your Veterans Card and get in FREE.

Noteworthy News about the 2015 Marias Fair

Special Guests at the Rodeo: Miss Rodeo Montana, Hanna Heckman, will start the opening ceremonies on Friday evening. Trick Riders Niki Flundra and 5 year old Piper Yule will be performing their show "Unbridled" on Saturday evening.

Mutton Busting at the Rodeo: All the young cowboys & cowgirls will have a chance to ride professional bucking sheep this year, courtesy of our local Zane–the-Z-Man–Drishinski. (Who, by the way, is our clown at the Rodeo both nights!) Information on how to participate.