Rides & Activities2019-09-11T11:48:30-06:00

Rides & Activities

Admission to Harvest Fair is FREE!

Enjoy several free, family-friendly things to do listed here or participate in the many rides and activities listed below, which require credits on a Ride & Activity Card. Have fun without the hassle of looking for cash or counting through tickets.

Credits cost $1 each and are available for purchase at several Ride & Activity Credit Booths at Harvest Fair.

Activities

Fishing Fountain

Cost: 2 Credits. The Fishing Fountain offers the chance to "fish" for fun little prizes. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Park.

Premade Scarecrows

Cost: 20 Credits. Want a scarecrow but don't have the time to make one yourself at the Scarecrow Making station? No fear, we've got you covered with pre-made scarecrows available for purchase. Closes at 11pm on Friday & Saturday, and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Park.

Pumpkin Bowling

Cost: 3 Credits. This Harvest Fair favorite is a unique spin on a Wisconsin classic. Bowlers toss a mini pumpkin down a real bowling lane to knock over the pins. Bowlers even get to keep their mini pumpkin "ball". Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday, and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Mall.

Pumpkin Decorating

Cost: 3 Credits. Kids (and adults, too) can let their creative fall-weather juices run wild by decorating a pumpkin to take home. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located in the lobby of the Exposition Center.

Scarecrow Daycare

Cost: 5 Credits. Not ready to leave after you made your scarecrow? No worries! Drop your scarecrow off at Scarecrow Daycare until you are ready to go home. Closes at 11pm on Friday & Saturday, and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Park.

Rides

Amusement Rides

Cost: 4 Credits per Ride. With 15 kid-friendly rides, this area is abundant with excitement!. Closes at 11pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Find all these rides in the Back 40, located on the west side of Harvest Café.

Camel Rides

Cost: 6 Credits. Take a ride on the wild side with a camel! See Harvest Fair from over 6 feet high from the back of these iconic animals. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Mall.

Giant Slide

Cost: 3 Credits per Slide. Missed your chance in August to experience this State Fair staple? No worries! Harvest Fair is the perfect time for a magic carpet ride down the 200-ft. slide. Closes at 11pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located on Second Street & Central Mall.

Inflatable Activities

Cost: 2-3 Credits. There is lots of fun to be had on these bouncy games and activities. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Find them scattered throughout Harvest Fair.

Pony Rides

Cost: 6 Credits. Fulfill every kid's dream of riding a pony while you are at Harvest Fair. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located in Central Mall.

Zip Line

Cost: 8 Credits. Glide into fall with a trip down this festival-sized zip line. Closes at 9pm on Friday & Saturday and 5pm on Sunday. Located on Second Street & Central Mall.