- Animals & Agriculture
- Family Entertainment
- Live Music
- Special Events
- Bar-B-Que Cook-Off & Festival
- Boots N’ Shoot
- Cowboy Church & Fellowship Roundup
- Cowgirls Live Forever Scholarship Luncheon & Fashion Show
- Go Rodeo Roundup
- Junior Livestock Auction
- Let’s Rodeo Ball
- S.A.L.E. For Kids
- S.A.L.E. Invitational Golf Tournament
- S.A.L.E. Junior Shoot-Out
- Stock Show Stampede
- Student Western Art Contest, Exhibit & Auction
- Trail Ride
- Western Heritage Parade & Cattle Drive
- Wine Competition
- Youth Day
- Youth Activities
- Texas Wildlife Expo
Wade Shows, one of the largest and leading carnival operators in the nation, provides a variety of rides from extreme to mild to satisfy rodeo patrons of all ages. Li'l Partner Land is an area of the carnival designed specifically to meet the needs of parents with young children.
Wade Shows, Inc. conducts daily safety inspections of all rides in the carnival area and is committed to providing a safe and clean environment for families attending the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo.
One of the largest carnival providers in the United States. Often thrilling rides will be showcased for the first time at the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo!
Challenge a friend and test your skill level at the games and win one of the many prizes. Top off your good time with a taste of the mouthwatering foods served on the Midway such as funnel cakes, turkey legs, candy apples and cotton candy.
Monday - Thursday - 4:00 p.m. until close
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and President's Day - 11:00 a.m. until close
(*please note that "close" is not specified due to the fact that the carnival often remains open after the grounds close at 10:00 p.m. Carnival hours are also weather dependant and can change without prior notice)
For carnival prices and carnival ticket purchase information, click HERE