Sensory Friendly Morning at the State Fair
Date: 10 a.m.-noon on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022
The lights and sounds of the South Carolina State Fair will be a little lower when the S.C. State Fair hosts its first-ever Sensory-Friendly Morning. During Sensory-Friendly Morning, the S.C. State Fair will create an environment designed with children and adults with autism or sensory processing disorders in mind. The goal for the morning is to enable families who have a member, whether child or adult, with special needs to visit, explore and enjoy the fair.
- The barns will be open and the animals and their owners will be delighted to have guests see the animals and their morning routines.
- Select rides will be running with no music or lights from 10 a.m.-noon.
- Buildings will open with a more peaceful atmosphere from 11 a.m.- noon.
- Food vendors will start to serve at 11 a.m.
- Quiet and more peaceful strolling acts will perform starting at 10 a.m.