Ada County prohibits the use of drones on Expo Idaho/Western Idaho Fair property.
Walk less, ride on. Running the entire day and night, the RMT Equipment Tram offers a free ride from the parking lot. Find pick up and drop off locations conveniently located throughout the Fairgrounds parking lots.
For fast cash, 7 ATMs are located on the Fairgrounds.
Important reminder! Please remember to wash hands with soap after visiting animal areas, and before eating (and most definitely if you do one after the other). You’ll find handwashing stations throughout the Fairgrounds.
Found Kids Booth
Get a wristband ID to track kids quickly, no matter where they roam. Register at Guest Services near the Main Gate.
Babies Rest Stop
Air conditioned and open until 9 pm, stop in to change a diaper, rock a baby, breast feed, or just put your feet up. Brought to you by St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital, the Babies Rest Stop is located near Western Town (see map). Strollers are NOT available for rental, so please bring one with you.
The Ada County Sheriff's Department staffs an office in Guest Services near Main Gate B (see map), plus has deputies throughout the grounds.
Emergency Medical Services
For serious emergencies, dial 911. For minor medical issues, go the EMS station on the west end of the Small Animal Building (see map). Here, you can also boost your life-saving skills by taking our free sidewalk CPR training course.
The Fair maintains firm ADA policy for access to our attractions. All Expo building bathrooms are handicap accessible—but keep in mind that wheelchairs are not available for rental. A handicap ramp provides access to the Grandstand so you can catch our concerts. The north end of the Expo building is paved up to the door—and ramp access on the east side of the north Expo building is now available too.
Only animals in service for disability assistance are allowed on the grounds. No comfort dogs or pets – strictly enforced.
Code of Conduct
These things shall not be tolerated: Clothing or gestures deemed obscene or indecent. Foul or abusive language. Fighting, taunting or threatening. Intoxication or impairment due to illegal drug use/alcoholic consumption. Actions that cause public disruption.
Pets of any kind—including pets in vehicles (disability assistance animals required by a physician are the only exception), bicycles, motorcycles, roller blades, roller skates, skateboards or scooters inside grounds, fires or flammable materials. A patron involved in any type of accident on grounds shall immediately contact the Fair Office or report to Fair personnel.
Guest Services On-site
Stop by Guest Services right inside Main Gate B for general assistance, lost and found, and sheriff’s officers. There’s even an info booth at the fountain. Find them on the grounds map »