• Courtney Baker

The Deep South Fair returns to Thomasville for 2019


The 62nd Annual Deep South Fair will be held at the Thomasville Exchange Club Fairground from October 8–12. From Tuesday- Friday, admission is free for children under age 5, and admission is free on Saturday until 5:30 p.m. for children 12 and under. Also armbands are included on Saturday, which $25.


The entry pricing and times are the following: Tuesday, $7, gates open at 5:30 p.m., derby 7 p.m.; Wednesday, $6, gates open at 5:30 p.m.; Thursday, $7, gates open at 5:30 p.m., derby 7 p.m.; Friday, $6, gates open at 5:30 p.m.; and Saturday, $6, gates open at 2:00 p.m.


The ticket prices are $25 for 30 tickets, $15 for 18 tickets, and $1 for a single ticket. Check out the official website to get the coupon for a free ticket for Wednesday if you pay regular price for one.


According to the official website of the event, they are also holding the Derby Tuesday, October 8, and on Thursday, October 10.


Other rides you can expect to see are the "yo-yo" ride, "zero gravity" ride, merry-go-round ride, and the Ferris wheel.


Below is a drone flyover video from 2016 showing all the rides and more at the Deep South Festival: