CARNIVAL RIDES

From thrilling rides to family and kiddie rides, plus fair food, games and prizes, the midway is brimming with action-packed fun from Butler Amusements. 

 

Unlimited Carnival Ride Wristbands

$25 Pre-Sale

  • Available for purchase online March  - June 4. 

  • Available May 22 - June 4 at participating Rancho San Miguel Markets.You can find more details. here

 

$30 Fair-time price   

*Good on day of purchase from carnival opening until closing. Includes all rides in both the Main and Kiddie Carnival areas.

 

Individual Ride Tickets: $1 each

25 Tickets $23

80 Tickets $70

120 Tickets $100

 

All carnival ticket boxes accept Debit, Visa, Mastercard & Discover

 

Please note that no casts, pregnant persons, nor intoxicated individuals allowed on rides. Children who measure under 36” in height cannot ride any of the carnival rides and children who measure 36-48” tall can only ride select rides. All riders must have either a ride wristband or carnival coupons. Riders require 3-5 coupons each. Infants are not allowed on carnival rides. 

 

See below to view the list of rides at the 2018 Merced County Fair, ride descriptions, requirements and additional information. The 2019 Merced County Fair ride list will be updated in May. The lists of rides that will be at the Fair may change without notice. 

MAIN CARNIVAL:

Turbo
Number of Coupons: 10
Height to Ride Alone: 59"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 59"
Orbiter
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 52"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 52"
1001 Knights
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48"
Viper
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 44"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 44"
Quasar
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Century Wheel
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 18 years and 42" and taller
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 42"
Special Rules: No Single Riders, Children Must Be Accompanied
Zombie Carnival
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 42"
Flying Bobs
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48"
Big Top Funhouse
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48"
Grand Carousel
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 32"
Special Rules: All Riders Must Have Tickets
Giant Scooters
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 54"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 54"
Starship 3000
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48"
Special Rules: No Wall Climbing
Vertigo
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48"
Mardi Gras Funhouse
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Eagle16
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 42"
Scrambler
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Wave Swinger
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 44"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 44"
Tilt A Whirl
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Zipper
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48" and taller

Special Rules: No Single Riders
Mega Flip
Number of Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 54"
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KIDDIE CARNIVAL:

Quad Runner
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"-50"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: Adults Cannot Ride
Kids Town
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 42"
Wacky Worm
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Firehouse
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Puppy Love
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 32"
State Fair Slide
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 42"
Special Rules: No Lap Riding or Holding Hands
Wet Boat Ride
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"-50"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"-50"
Special Rules: Max Weight 120 LBS Per Rider
Tom Kangaroo
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Pirate Jet
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Dizzy Dragon
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Frog Hopper
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Jungle of Fun
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"-52"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"-52"
Lolli Swing
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Loony Tooter Train
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Chopper Hopper
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Jet ski
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36" - 54"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: N/A
Special Rules: Adults Cannot Ride
Rockin' Tug
Number of Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
Wacky Tracks Funhouse
Number of Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42"
Height to Ride w/ Adult: 36"
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Copyright 2019 Merced County Fair. All rights reserved.
900 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Merced, CA 95341

(209) 722-1506

Starship 3000

Number of Coupons: 4 Height to Ride Alone: 48" Height to Ride w/ Adult: 48" Special Rules: No Wall Climbing