opening_date: 1959
season: January & February
rides: 80-90  
coasters: 5
water_rides: 2 or 3
homepage: South Florida

The South Florida Fair is an annual fair held in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA for three weeks every January. It is a country fair with events such as pig racing, mechanical bull riding and arts and crafts and was founded in 1912.

The fair features a midway of rides and games, an exhibition hall with a different theme each year, and smaller exhibition areas. [1] For 2009 the South Florida Fair started on January 16 and end February 1. [2]


The fair began as the Palm Beach County Fair in March 1912, and operated until 1937 when it ceased operating due to the effects from the Great Depression. The fair resumed in 1946, and incorporated in 1953. The fair was renamed to its current name for the 1960 event.[3]

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