Sweet Lil’s Farmery
Sweet Lil's Farmery brings farm life to you. Watch chicks emerge from their shells, try spinning yarn with a real spinning wheel, feed a goat kid with a bottle or try milking ‘Lil, our amazing acrylic cow.
Great American Petting Zoo
For those who want to get even closer to the animals, the Great American Petting Zoo is open from 11 am to 8 pm daily. Where else can you pet a Joey, get nuzzled by a Pygmy goat or licked by a llama? Enjoy touching and feeding the animals every day at the Great American Petting Zoo. The zoo contains a wide variety of animals including llamas, Fallow Deer, Bennett Wallabies, African Pygmy Goats, assorted exotic and domestic goats and sheep, Vietnamese Potbellied Pigs, Bantam Chickens, miniature Sicilian Donkeys, miniature Call Ducks, and baby animals born all year long. Ours is a very different kind of petting zoo. There are absolutely no barriers once inside.
Sonoma County Milk Country
Fairgoers love the Milk Barn at the Sonoma County Fair, where they can watch cows being milked, enter contests, and learn about Sonoma County's famous dairy industry, known for innovation and leadership in producing some of the highest quality products anywhere in the world. Be sure and stop by the barn as you stroll about the grounds.
Tour the Livestock Area on a Horse-Pulled Wagon
Free Rides Daily This is the way to see the Fair’s famed Livestock Area—from a wagon pulled by draft horses. You’ll roll along past the sheep barns, the cattle barns and the livestock area.