Discounted New York State Fair admission and ride tickets will go on sale Wednesday, the State Fair announced Tuesday.

Fairgoers can save by purchasing $6 advance sale admission tickets, which is $4 less than the $10 admission price at the gate. A new Strates Shows Midway FunCard will be available for $14, providing $24 worth of ride tickets for fairgoers.

Advanced admission and ride tickets will on sale at the New York State Fair Box Office and outlets throughout the state Wednesday. The box office is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Advance sale tickets will be available through Aug. 24. The fair will begin Aug. 25 and run through Sept. 5.

"Our biggest goal is to make sure that families can come to the Fair and enjoy big name entertainment at Chevy Court, petting zoos, a nationally renowned circus and so much more for the just cost of admission," Dan O'Hara, New York State Fair director, said in a statement.

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