New and Returning Carnival Rides at the 2019 Fair!


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Butler Amusements is introducing an exciting new way to enjoy the carnival at the 2018 Stanislaus County Fair.

Customers have the option of purchasing smart cards at our ticket boxes or at our new self serve kiosks.

  1. Choose the ticket package you want, pay using  cash, credit or debit, receive a smart card with all of your tickets
  2. Keep your receipt in a safe place, and use the smart card to ride rides AND play games
  3. You can refill your smart card at any ticket box or self serve kiosk. You can also track where you used your tickets and check your balance

View ride and height list and Safety Rules for this year’s Fair.

Ride availability subject to change without notice.

Carnival Hours:

Monday – Friday 5 p.m. – midnight

Saturday & Sunday noon – midnight


Carnival Ride Requirements:

  • No casts, pregnant persons, nor intoxicated individuals allowed on rides.
  • Children under 36 inches cannot ride any carnival rides alone and children that measure between 36-48 inches tall can only ride some rides.
  • All riders must have either a ride wristband or carnival coupons. Rides require 3-5 coupons each.
  • Infants are not allowed to ride carnival rides.
  • It is not the policy of Butler Amusements, Inc. to give refunds. However, advance sale credentials never expire and can be redeemed as long as Butler Amusements provides the carnival for the event.
  • Be aware that there are height requirements for rides, and in some cases weight restrictions.
  • If customers have any questions, please call Butler Amusements at (707) 429-4788, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. They will be happy to answer any questions.

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