lots of family-friendly events in the H-E-Buddy Barnyard including children’s activities
and much more.
Cowboy Boot Camp
Cowboy Boot Camp is an interactive and educational agricultural exhibit that features agricultural hands-on activities and crafts. With a village type atmosphere, fairgoers can be immersed in the feel of farm life with fun activity stations such as milking a cow, scarecrow building, pooper scooper station, pedal tractors and much more!
Kids’ Pedal Tractor Pull, presented by HEB
A unique experience designed for kids ages 4 – 12. Kids will climb aboard a “kid’s sized” tractor with bicycle-like pedals. Each tractor will have a trailer behind it hauling a “full load.” Kids will have to pedal as hard as they can to pull the load to the end of the finish line! Prizes for all participants.
Noah’s Way Exotic Petting Zoo
The petting zoo consists of deer, antelope, wallabies, llamas, sheep, camels and more! All animals are hand-raised and love interaction with people.
Noah’s Way Pony Rides
Take a ride! This is a kid favorite. $5 per ride.
Noah’s Way Nursery and Birthing Center
The nursery and birthing center is a ‘must see’ educational exhibit at the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo. Each day, stop by and check out a collection of different breeds of livestock and, if you have good timing, the miracle of birth itself!
Texas Farm Bureau’s "Doorways to Ag"
Texas Farm Bureau’s "Doorways to Ag" opens the door to a whole new world through an interactive agricultural exhibit for all ages. Folks can see and learn how a little bit of agriculture is in almost everything you use. Open daily.