GENERAL INFO

2023 Fair dates

September 29 – October 8

hours of operation

Sunday – Friday: 11:00 am–11:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am–11:00 pm

general admission tickets

Adults (ages 12-64) – $10 *(+ $2 surcharge if purchased at gate)
Children (ages 6-11) – $5 * (+ $2 surcharge if purchased at gate)
Children (5 and under) – Free
Senior Adults (65 & over, with ID) – Free

Early Bird Admission (before 4:00pm) Monday – Friday Only – $5

Individual ride tickets are available at $0.50 each  – Buy $50 worth and receive 120 tickets

Unlimited Ride Weekday Wristbands (Monday – Friday) $35

Unlimited Ride Weekend Wristband (Saturday – Sunday) $40

Friday, September 29 – All Admission Tickets $5

Tuesday, October 3 – All Admission Tickets $2

PROHIBITED ITEMS

Any item deemed hazardous by WS Fairgrounds staff, WSPD or the City of Winston-Salem including the following:

Alcohol or drugs
Skateboards or Scooters
OVERSIZED BAGS
Laser Pointers
BALLS OR
FRISBEES
DRONES
Laptops
Coolers or Ice Chests
SELFIE STICKS
FIREWORKS OR NOISEMAKERS
TRIPODS
WEAPONS, KNIVES or
MULTI-TOOLS
OFFENSIVE OR
INAPPROPRIATE
CLOTHING
CHAINS
NO CAMPAIGNING
(BANNERS, POSTERS,
STICKS OR POLES)
SHOES WITH
WHEELS
(HEELYS)