Centennial Farm Tours

2021/2022 Tour Season

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. 


Discovery Days

Nov. 2, 2021 – June 1, 2022

Jr. Farmer Tours

Jan. 3 – May 27, 2022
Reservations will begin on
Saturday, November 20, 2021
at 8 a.m.

Recommended for

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

School field trips

Age Group

All grades and ages
(Recommended for preschools, homeschools, youth groups, etc.)

K – third grade only
(Ages 5-9)

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
(Must arrive on time)

Group Size

Each day is limited to a total of 600 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 (with no more than 5 groups per tour time) 


No limitations (include on your reservation application)

Groups of 10 to 14 students: two chaperones total; groups of 15 to 23 students: three chaperones total (chaperone includes the teacher)


No limitations (include on your reservation application)

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. If your school is able to make a donation, we have a suggested donation amount of $1 per student. Thank you for your support!

Mask Requirement

Masks are required for everyone over the age of 2 inside OC Fair & Event Center buildings. All educational activities at Centennial Farm will be conducted outdoors until further notice.

Book a Reservation

More information and to book a Discovery Day

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

More information and to book a Jr. Farmer Tour

Centennial Farm is open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. daily (see calendar for closures). Reservations are not required for public visits to the farm. 

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.