Centennial Farm Tours

Centennial Farm offers two youth educational tour programs: Junior Farmer Tours and Discovery Days. Below is a chart to help you find the appropriate program for your group. 

2022/2023 Tour Season: Sept. 28, 2022, through June 1, 2023


Discovery Days

Sept. 29, 2022 – June 1, 2023

Jr. Farmer Tours

Sept. 28, 2022 – May 26, 2023


Will be accepted beginning Friday, Aug. 26.

Groups with fewer than 10 guests are welcome but do not need a reservation; get more info for small groups.

Will be accepted beginning Thursday, September 1.

Recommended for

Homeschool groups, preschool groups, families, clubs, etc.

School field trips

Age Group

All grades and ages

Kindergarten-3rd grade only

Tour Style

(Volunteers are present to provide information)



9 a.m. to noon
(arrive before 11 a.m.)

9 a.m. and 11 a.m. tour start times
(plan for traffic)

Length of Tour

At your own pace

1 hour and 30 minutes

Group Size

Each day is limited to a total of 800 people. 

Groups of 10 or more: make a reservation
Groups with less than 10: no reservation required – more info

Minimum of 10 students, maximum of 23 students per group.

No more than 7 groups per tour time.


No limitations

Groups of 10 to 14 students: three chaperones total

Groups of 15 to 23 students: four chaperones total

(chaperone includes the teacher)


No limitations

No siblings, infants, or children who are not part of the class


Discovery Day Video

Junior Farmer Tour Video

Admission & Parking

While there are no admission or parking costs to visit our facility, donations are greatly appreciated. 


Masks are strongly recommended inside OC Fair buildings.

Book a Reservation

Book a Discovery Day
Reservations are required only for groups of 10 or more.

More information and to book a Jr. Farmer Tour
Reservations are required.

Educational Materials

To supplement your visit to Centennial Farm, visit ocfair.com/centennial-farm/educational-materials for activities to add to your classroom.

Summer Season

Centennial Farm does not offer a summer tour program. During the annual OC Fair, guests may visit Centennial Farm with paid admission into the fair. For more information, visit ocfair.com/oc-fair.