San Diego County Fair
Contests & Competitive Exhibits  

One-Day Contests


The San Diego County Fair has many one-day contests. Some are for cooks, some are for crafters, and some are for people who just like to have fun. Some contests even offer free admission! Click the contest titles for more information and/or entry forms. These contests open to Youth, Adults, and All Ages.

Information about these contests will be available later this spring. Please check back.

Youth

CONTEST DESCRIPTION

CONTEST DATE

Homegrown Produce
Pre-registration required by Friday, June 5.
Show 1 Saturday, June 13
Show 2
Saturday, June 20
Show 3
Saturday, June 27
Homemade Harvested Honey
Open to beekeepers 12 years of age or older; bring registration form on the day of the contest.
Saturday, June 13
Zucchini Race
Zucchini Race participants must be between the ages of 5-12. Pre-registration required by Friday, May 29.
Saturday, June 20

Adults

CONTEST DESCRIPTION

CONTEST DATE

Homegrown Produce
Pre-registration required by Friday, June 5.
Show 1 Saturday, June 13
Show 2
Saturday, June 20
Show 3
Saturday, June 27
Homemade Harvested Honey
Open to beekeepers 12 years of age or older; bring registration form on the day of the contest.
Saturday, June 13
Plein Air
Online registration only no later than Saturday, June 20.
Thursday, June 25

Small Image Contest
Download, complete, and submit form on contest date.

Thursday, July 2
Photo Shootouts
Online registration only; entry dates vary by contest class.
Digital Cameras I Saturday, June 13
Digital Cameras II
Saturday, June 20
Cell Phone Photos
Saturday, June 27



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