It’s the final week for the South Florida Fair in Palm Beach County before moving up to Martin County for the Martin County Fair starting February 8th.
The Martin County Fair Association is the single largest fair and event held in Martin County. The event draws more than 70,000 people from across the Treasure Coast for a few days of great food, fair games, rides, parades, fun entertainment, live music, a kid’s zone, and much more. The purpose of the fair is to promote the community’s talents, tradition, diversity, visions and to entertain. New to the fair this year are more historical attractions, craft shops, demonstrations, a cowboy circus, and much more.
The fair opens at 4:30 pm on Friday, February 8th at the Martin County Fair Grounds located across from the Stuart Witham Field Airport along Southeast Dixie Highway.
Tickets are required for the fair and can be purchased online or at one of several outlet ticket spots. Advanced tickets can be purchased before the fair online for $5 dollars per person for general admission. Click here for tickets. On opening night, Friday, February 8th, the fair is offering free admission for all and unlimited ride bands for $25 dollars. Children 5 years old and younger are free, but this doe not include ride bands. Ride bands are extra and cost $25 dollars on Saturdays and Sundays and $20 dollars Monday through Thursday. Single ride tickets cost $1 dollar per ride.
The fair’s hours:
Friday, February 8th: Opening Night, opens at 4:30 pm to midnight
Saturday, February 9th: Noon to midnight
Sunday, February 10th: Noon to 10 pm
Monday, February 11th through Thursday, February 14th: 4:30 pm to 10 pm
Friday, February 15th: 4:30 pm to midnight
Saturday, February 16th: Noon to midnight
For more information, visit their website.