General Info

things to know

Below is everything you need to know about when and how to enjoy the 2019 Dixie Classic Fair!

hours of operation

Sunday – Friday, 11:00 am–11:00 pm

Saturdays – 9:00 am–11:00 pm


gate admission

Adults (ages 12-64) –  $10
Children (ages 6–11) –  $5
Children (5 & under) – Free
Senior Adults (65 & over, with ID) – Free.


general admission tickets

Tickets go on sale August 5, 2019

Adults – $10
Children – $5
Children under age 5 – FREE
senior adults (age 65+ with an ID) – FREE

 Early Bird Admission (Monday through Friday before 4:00pm) – $5
Unlimited Ride Wristbands – $40 ($35 on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday)

Ride Tickets: 120 tickets for $50, 40 tickets for $20, 2 tickets for $1.

Rides require 6-10 tickets, varies by ride.

Redeem voucher at redemption center tent as you enter the fair

special days

School Day – Monday Oct.  7
Senior Day – Tuesday Oct. 8
Special Education Day- Wednesday Oct. 9
Crisis Control’s Food Day – Wednesday Oct. 9
WXII Military Appreciation Day – Thursday Oct. 10
Winston-Salem Journal Family Days- Saturday Oct. 12 & Sunday Oct. 13



For answers to frequently asked questions please click here

general parking information


Parking is available at the LJVM Coliseum lot and BB&T Field parking lots owned and operated by Wake Forest University.

$10 All Fair Days but October 12th. Address: 2825 University Parkway

$20 on October 12th (due to Wake Forest vs Louisville Football, reserve your VIP spot today, see below)

$10 parking is available at WS First which include Shuttle Transportation (Address: 1142 Long Road).

vip parking available through the fanpark app

Use the FanPark app to reserve your Fair parking ahead of time! Arrive at your convenience, knowing you have a spot whenever you arrive. Pay for the convenience of knowing where you’re going when you leave home, and safely walking across the street for entry to the fair. Lot will open daily at 11am and all vehicles must be out of the lot by 8:15pm. No driving around looking for the best spot, no driving around wondering where to go and no sitting in traffic!

$16 – Advanced Reserved Parking – Address: 2885 Shorefair Dr

1. Download the FanPark app on the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store on your mobile device!
2. Type “LJVM Coliseum” or “2885 Shorefair Dr Winston-Salem” OR “2885 Shorefair Dr 27105” in the top text box. The “Date of Event” and middle text box is the day’s date you’d like to visit the Dixie Classic Fair! Be sure to double check you are searching for the correct date of the day you are visiting the Fair!
3. Tap on the yellow pin and proceed through the checkout process (pictured below)
4. When you arrive at the FanPark Lot, show your confirmation code (in your email or inside the “Driver Reservations” tab of the FanPark app) to the lot attendant and enjoy the Fair!

(You will not be granted entry into this parking lot without a FanPark reservation! Any vehicles left in the lot at 8:15 pm will be towed at Owners Expense)