Special Passport Acceptance Fairs

Need to apply for your passport?

We're hosting special passport fairs across the United States to help you and your family apply for your passport. Most events are for first-time customers and children using Form DS-11 to apply. If you are eligible to renew your passport, you should renew by mail. 

Upcoming events

Check out the list of upcoming events below. Expand each monthly events tab and use the search tool at the top to find an event near you. Events are ordered by date first and then alphabetized by state. New events are added weekly!

Can't find a special event near you?

Some passport acceptance facilities are always open on the weekends. You can locate a facility near you by using our Acceptance Facility Search Tool.

Processing Times

Save $60 by applying now for routine service and expect to receive a passport in 18 weeks (door-to-door). If you need your passport in the next 12-18 weeks due to international travel plans, you can pay an additional $60 fee to expedite your passport. Expect to receive a passport in 12 weeks (door-to-door) when applying for expedited service at an acceptance facility. Acceptance facilities do not offer appointments for urgent travel in less than 12 weeks. Visit our Passport Agency and Center page to learn more.



August 2021 Events

Location City State Date Time Appointments?
Valley Center Valley Center CA Sun, Aug 15 10am-3pm No

September 2021 Events

Location City State Date Time Appointments?
Charlotte County Clerk of Circuit Court Punta Gorda FL Sat, Sep 18 8am-12pm No
Middlefield Library (16167 East High St.) Middlefield OH Sat, Sep 18 9am-1pm No
Crawford County Circuit Clerk's Office Van Buren AR Sat, Sep 25 10am-2pm No
Parker County District Court Weatherford TX Sat, Sep 25 8am-11pm No