2015 Central Florida Fair Celebrates 103 Years in March with Rides and Entertainment in Orlando

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The Central Florida Fair will celebrate 101 years starting on Thursday, February 26th through Monday, March 9th, 2015. The fair will feature many rides, creative arts, horticulture, livestock, and entertainment.

Central Florida Fair

The Central Florida Fairgrounds is spread out over 87 acres and the annual Central Florida Fair is attended by over 250,000 guests each year. In addition to the many carnival rides and midway games associated with fairs, there will also be nearly $200,000 given away in prize money to the following exhibitors:

Creative Arts – with nearly 3,000 handmade items in over 200 categories, including Fine Arts, Needlework, and Crafts & Hobbies

Food Arts & Sciences – a feast of baked goods, canned fruits, decorated cakes, and decorative touches for the home, plus dozens of daily chef demonstrations on a state-of-the-art kitchen stage

Horticulture – lush displays of flowers and foliage, plus information on gardening, water conservation, landscaping, and more

FFA – local middle and high school chapters present educational booths on landscaping, animal husbandry, veterinary care, and more

4-H – this leadership-building organization presents a year’s worth of youth activities in informative booths and creative contests

Livestock – featuring over 2,000 cows, horses, sheep, hogs, goats, chickens, and rabbits

Entertainment – over 100 groups featuring 800 singers, dancers and musicians on three stages

The Central Florida Fair takes place during the same time of year as the Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City.

Ticket Prices

At the Gate

Tickets for the fair at the gate are $10 for adults, and $6 for children 6-10 years old. Unlimited rides wristband is $25 on weekdays and $30 on Saturday and Sunday.

Advanced Purchase

You can save some money by purchasing your tickets in advanced here. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for children, and $20 for an unlimited rides wristband ($25 on weekends). There is a family 4-pack available for $95 and a MegaPass available for $25.

Click here to visit the official site of the Central Florida Fair.

Click here to read about various carnivals going on around Orlando throughout the year.

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