Start: Thursday, February 16, 2023 5:00PM
End: Sunday, February 26, 2023 10:00PM
This family-fun annual event features thrilling midway rides and games for all ages, favorite fair food, live music including The Vegas Road Show and Groove 41, 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 are free.
Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $35 on site or online at Tickets 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 $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
The Marion County Fair is sponsored by Florida Kids Helping Kids, a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers.