The Manatee County Fair returns from Thursday, January 11th through Sunday, January 21st for a week and a half of family fun!

Held at the fairgrounds in Palmetto, this 11 day fair features agricultural & animal exhibits, daily entertainment including Circus Hollywood and UCW Pro Wrestling, live music every night, delicious food and treats, a carnival midway with rides and games for all ages by Belle City Amusements, craft vendors & exhibitors, and much more!

Admission is $10 for ages 13 & up, $6 for children 6-12, $6 for Military with active status ID, and Free for children 5 and under. Parking is $10 per vehicle.

The fair also has several specials including:

  • Jan 11th: Admission is $6 for ages 13+, $3 for children 6-12
  • Jan 15thKids Day at the Fair: All children and students with school ID get in free from Noon-3pm
  • Jan 16th: Free admission for all ages! (sponsored by Palmetto Build)
  • Jan 17th – Seniors Day: $6 admission for senior citizens

Be sure to check the fair’s website for a complete schedule of daily events!

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.