This family-friendly annual event features midway rides and games for all ages, favorite fair food, live music including Groove 41 and The Vegas Road Show, magic shows, 3D chalk art, a petting zoo, and alligator wrestling shows starring Jimmy from the Gator Boys (Feb. 21-26).

Fair admission and parking at the I-75 Flea Market are free.

Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $35 on site or online before 5 pm Feb. 16 for $29 each, 2/$55 or 4/$99.

Flash Sale: 2 wristbands for $29 (online through Feb. 13 while supplies last)

Ride tickets are also available on the midway for $1.50 each, $30/20 tickets, or $60/50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.) Online pre-sale special: $45/50 tickets + 1 free ride

Fair hours: 5-10 pm Tuesday – Thursday; 5-11 pm Fridays; noon-11 pm Saturdays and Sun., Feb. 19; noon-10 pm Monday (Presidents Day) and Sun., Feb. 26

More information: 866-666-3247

For the entertainment schedule, visitΒ

The Marion County Fair is sponsored by Florida Kids Helping Kids (FKHK), a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers.

FL Carnivals does not operate, nor is affiliated with any event listed on this website. Hours, prices, and dates are subject to change without notice.