The Kiddie Korral opens daily at 10 a.m. and is separate from the big kid rides with pint-sized accommodations for our smallest visitors. With wider aisles for easy-to-navigate stroller access and more seating, the Kiddie Korral is the perfect place for our most treasured guests!
Click here for more information on the Kiddie Korral ride list.
Red Lost & Found Caboose
To help reunite lost children with their adult, the Red Lost and Found Caboose is centrally located behind the GT Grandstands just south of the TECO building. If you or a member of your party become separated at the Festival, find a deputy or roving ambassador and ask for the Red Lost and Found Caboose. The Festival is a very big place. STAY SAFE! Sponsored by Chocolate Strawberry Express.
Strollers & Wagons
Strollers and wagons are available for rent on a first come, first-served basis. Reserve yours online or in person directly inside Gate 1, Gate 14, Gate 16 and the Tour Bus Lot across from Gate 10.
$12 all day (cash or credit card only)
*Driver’s license will be held for deposit.
$17 all day (cash or credit card only)
*Driver’s license will be held for deposit.
Badcock Home Furniture &more Mother & Baby Suite
The Badcock Home Furniture &more Mother & Baby Suite is located on the west side of the TECO Expo Building. The semi-private room is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Badcock Home Furniture &more Mother & Baby Suite is available 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Electricity is provided in this facility.
Baby Changing Stations & Family Restrooms
Baby changing stations and Portlock family restrooms are located throughout the grounds. Please see our grounds map for more information.
Sage Dental Handwashing Stations
Please wash or sanitize your hands throughout your visit and especially before and after time with the animals and prior to eating. Hand washing stations are located throughout the grounds and at many entrances to buildings in the livestock area, including, but not limited to: the Swindle Family Pavillion, Astin Farms Pavillion, Charlie Grimes Family Agricultural Center, Belle City Midway, Kiddie Korral, and the Strawberry Tent. Please see the grounds map for more locations. Sponsored by Sage Dental.
Things to do
Ace Hardware Grand Parade Day
Special Day Activities
Each day brings new and exciting things to do at the Festival!
- Peachey’s Youth Pretzel-Making Clinic at Noon & 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7th
- Special Smiles Day on Friday, March 3rd. Individuals with special need and their families from 9 a.m. to noon. Click here for more information.
Kids Koloring Corner
If you still don’t meet the height requirement or just need a mental health break, head on over to the Kids Koloring Korner sponsored by Simply Healthcare Plans located in Kidde Korral south of Neighborhood Village. Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
Meander through the Swindle Family and Astin Farms Livestock Pavilions for an up-close and personal look at the greatest exhibition of livestock in the southeast – dozens of breeds of cattle, swine, poultry, lambs, sheep, and rabbits.
Check the schedule of events for details. Breeds vary by day. Pavillions close early on some days for livestock arrival and departure.
The BERRY Big Wheel
The Berry Big Wheel features 36 fully enclosed, colorful gondolas, each holding up to six riders and accessible seating is available. The wheel spins happy riders for a full ten minutes and costs $7 per person. Weighing 400,000 pounds and towering 15 stories high, the wheel is strung with 528,000 eye-catching, vibrant, energy-saving LED lights. The Berry Big Wheel is located on East Independent, near Neighborhood Village.
Meet our Mascots!
Our “berry” own, Mr. & Miss Berry, greet fairgoers of ALL ages daily from 11:00 a.m. -11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. -4:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Orthotic Works gazebo.
Kiddie Korral and Belle City Midway
These fun adventures require the purchase of additional tickets:
- Kiddie Korral: Fun houses, bumper boats, swings, mini rollercoasters and truck, train, motorcycle, whale rides and more – dozens of rides, games and food options for pint-sized youngsters
- Belle City Midway: Even more rides to thrill and games of skill
Use the links above to find information on height requirements, ticket prices, locations and hours.
...and SO much more!
In every nook and around every corner of the Festival, you’ll find fun for all ages! Here are other stops we’d recommend for children:
- Swindle Family and Astin Farms Livestock Pavillions
- FSGA Booth & Ask A Farmer Exhibit
- Shoebox Float Display
- Stingray Entertainment Tent
- East Historical Society Art Show
- Pioneer Village
- Neighborhood Village