This family-friendly event features a daily carnival with midway rides and games for all ages, favorite fair food and special weekend festivities.
WinterFest highlights on Saturday and Sunday from 11 am - 6 pm will include a bazaar with local artisans, a business expo, street food vendors, beer sampling, free hot chocolate station, Chili Cook-Off, Beard Contest and Little Miss & Mr. Winter Pageant.
Parking and admission are free. Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $25 on Thursday and $30 Friday - Monday.
Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.)
Visit Sarasota Winter Carnival for coupons for $5 off ride wristbands, $5 off a 50-ticket Super Saver Family Pack, and $2 off a $10 food purchase.
Winter Carnival hours are 5-10 pm Thursday - Friday, 10 am - 10 pm Saturday - Sunday, and 10 am - 8 pm Monday.