Pixie Woods

Open for the 2023 Season!
Pixie Woods Calendar

Discover Pixie Woods' enchanted forest and magical pathways for children of all ages! Be transformed by a world of imagination and wonder – create memories to last a lifetime. Pixie Woods came to life in 1954 through the generosity of local businesses, organizations and individuals. Over one million visitors from all 50 states and other countries have journeyed through its rainbow gates. 


2023 Season Schedule

May 2023

   Saturdays and Sundays ONLY May 6 - May 28
June - July 2023
   Thursday through Sunday June 1 - July 30
August  - October 2023  
   Saturdays and Sundays ONLY August 5 - October 28

Hours of operation – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All hours and events are weather permitting.
No outside food or drinks are allowed.


Pixie Woods Admission  

2023 Season 

Please note: Adults must be accompanied by children to be admitted to the park.

Train, Boat & Carousel 

   Children under 2 years   FREE
   General Admission, ages 2 years and over   $5
   1 ride   $2
   3 rides   $5
   Unlimited rides   $9
   Membership    $70


Members receive free admission to the park along with other benefits. Learn more about family memberships below.


Rides and Attractions 

  • Amusement Rides – Kiddie rides feature gentle thrills and fun-sized attractions. Ride the Pixie Express, take a spin on the carousel, or float down the Pirate Lagoon aboard the Pixie Queen. NOTE: Rides may be unexpectedly closed for repairs.  We apologize for the inconvenience. 
  • Dragon Water Play Area
  • Kid-Themed Play Areas
  • Park Map 


Pixie Woods Family Membership

The family membership offers one low price to cover 2 parents/guardians and up to 4 children (must be in the same family/household) into the park for the entire season. It is the perfect gift for grandchildren, nieces, nephews, or friends with kids. A Pixie Woods membership lets them celebrate all summer long. Join today! 


Membership Prices - GREAT SAVINGS!  
  Admission for 2 parents/guardians + 4 children                   (Must be in same family/household)  
  Membership starting May 1 $70

  Membership after August 1 to August 30

No Memberships sold after August 30, 2023



Membership benefits:

  • Unlimited free admission: 2 adults and 4 children; must be in the same family/household
  • Discounted rides
  • Special monthly notifications of upcoming Pixie Woods special events
  • Special Event admission is not included
  • Membership Application


Pixie Woods Birthday Party Room Rental

Plan your child's next birthday party at Pixie Woods for fun, affordable parties for children of all ages.

  • Available for an hour and a half party room
    • 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    • 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • $50 dollar reservation fee
  • Unlimited park playtime
  • 24-person seating capacity - Pixie Party Land Area
  • 50-person open space - Toad Stool Theater
  • Unlimited pass wristband for the birthday child
  • Admission, rides, and food are sold separately
  • No outside food or drinks are allowed except for cake or cupcakes. Please contact the Pixie Woods Yum Yum House at (209) 915-9834 to assist with any food planning. Leave a message for the quickest response.

For more information, contact Pixie Woods.


Monster Mash Halloween Bash 2023 - October 28, 2023

  • October 28, 2023
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • $5 General Admission
  • Pre-sale tickets are available at:
    • Special Events Office at City Hall,  Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Pixie Woods Children's Park, Saturday-Sunday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Cash only, and all sales are final.
  • Free for children in costume (2-12 years old)
  • Admission Includes (while supplies last):
    • Carousel 
    • Treat Bag Giveaway
    • Entertainment
    • Train and Boat rides will not be in operation during special events
  • Special Thanks to the Pixie Woods Board for providing:
    • One free drink ticket
    • Free picture booth
    • Free pumpkin giveaway while supplies last - one per child (2-12 years old).


Pixie Woods Park Rental

Enjoy a private event or celebration at Pixie Woods Children's Park after hours or on closed days (outside normal operating hours). 

  • 2.5 hours for $420
  • Refundable Deposit $150

For more information, contact Pixie Woods.


Pixie Woods School Field Trips

Schedule a guided Pixie Woods field trip for your students.

  • Field Trip Fridays begin May 1; advance reservations are required.  
  • Scheduled school field trips are about 1.5 hours – starting at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Snacks are available from our concession Yum Yum House but only with advance notice.  
  • General Field Trip Information


School Field Trip Admission



All schools - Admission and 3-ride package


All schools - Admission Only (No Rides)



For reservations, please visit the Special Events office.


Pixie Woods Board

As a volunteer advisory group, Pixie Woods Board assists the Community Services Department with:

  • program development,
  • operations, and
  • promotions of park activities and improvement fundraisers.  


Board Members

President  Mary Pennini
Vice President – Gae Stewart
Secretary – Gina Calder
Treasurer – Daryl Verkerk

Executive Board Members

RJ Alford, Flora Anderiasian, Jamie Bossuat, Bill Brown, Ernesto Gonzalez, Don Grishott, Scott Grafius, Gunter Konold, Michael Lothrop, Jonathan Moscato, Jeff Ryan, Peg Sadek, Johnnie Salady, Yvonne Sampson, Stephen Costa, Don Christian, Beth Horton, Tony Ippolito, Maggie Lujan, and Carol Konold Murray. 


External Links

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This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 10/5/2023