FREE Admission and Parking – Before 5pm, enter from West
Ox Road. After 5pm, enter from Monroe St. See
4-H Fair and Exhibits
Download Fairfax County 4-H Fair Catalog
Pre-Register Entry Online
Exhibit Entry Drop-Off for Pre-Registered Items or Walk-In
Registration is located at the 4-H Building
- Friday, August 4: 3pm – 6pm
There are three options for purchasing rides; wristbands
bought in advance or at the event, or by purchasing individual
Advanced Purchase is available for unlimited ride wristbands usable:
Thursday, August 3 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday, August 4 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Does not include evenings of August 3 or 4.
For advanced purchase, through July 26, an unlimited ride wristband is $16.
From July 27 through August 1, unlimited rides are $18.
If you purchase online, pick up your tickets across from the carnival entrance under the tent on the day of the carnival and redeem them at the carnival ticket booth for your ride wristband.
Same Day Sales Wristband for Carnival Rides
A wristband for unlimited rides is $25/person, available for sale
at the Carnival ticket booth.
Download and Print $5 off Carnival Ride Wristband Coupon
(Coupon not valid toward advance sales)
Each individual purchasing a same day unlimited rides wristband at the Carnival needs a printed coupon. No electronic versions accepted.
Individual Carnival Ride Tickets are $1 each or 24 tickets for
$20. Most rides require 3-5 tickets.
Carnival Food Available: 10 am – 3 pm & 5 – 9
Grounds and Nature Trail Open: Dawn to Dusk
Farmyard Open: 9am – 9pm (Free)
Frying Pan Park Carousel and Wagon Rides: 10am –
Gordon's Grill Open
Goat Milking Demo in Kidwell Barn: 3:30pm
Cow Milking Demos in Kidwell Barn:4pm
Night in the Farm Yard: 5pm
– 8pm (Free)
No Horn Hour is from 5-6pm.
Food, Merchandise, and Service Vendors available in the barnyard