San Diego County Fair

Events and Special Days

This is information from the 2016 San Diego County Fair.

Please check back next spring, when we will have information on events at the 2017 Fair!

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Every Day

Opening Ceremonies

Every day at 9:30AM weekends; 10:30AM weekdays

Del Mar Arena Events

Festivals, motorsports, animal shows and more!

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Weekly

Pepsi Pay-One-Price Days

Select Wednesdays and Thursdays

Seniors' Day

Every Thursday

Día de la Familia

Every Sunday

Tea Time In Wonderland

Every Sunday

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Select Days

Listed in chronological order


Albertsons | Vons $4 Fair Days

Albertsons | Vons $4 Fair Days happen the first few days of the Fair. Tickets available only at Albertsons and Vons stores; check back in the spring for the 2017 dates.

Summer of Robotics

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Watch and Wager on the Belmont Stakes

The final leg of the famed Triple Crown

The Toast of the Coast Wine Festival

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Out at the Fair

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Asian Festival

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Best Dance Crew

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San Diego International Beer Festival

Friday-Sunday, June 16-18, 2017

San Diego County Fair 5K

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Commotion By The Ocean Motorcycle Ride

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Bluegrass Festival

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Father's Day

Sunday, June 18

Singer-Songwriter Contest

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In The Spotlight Contest

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12th Annual Gospel Festival

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Distilled: Spirit and Cocktail Festival

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Mixed Martial Arts

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Battle of the Bands

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My Big Fair Wedding Day

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Kids' Day

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Taste of the Fair

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Acoustic Showcase

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Whole Life Festival

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Farm To Table Dinner

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A gourmet dinner featuring the products of local farms

Junior Livestock Auction

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Hometown Heroes

Monday, July 4
Nominate someone to become a Hometown Hero, and we will honor them with a day at the Fair.

Fourth of July Celebration

Tuesday, July 4, the closing day of the 2017 Fair, will feature the Hometown Heroes parade, patriotic contests, great entertainment and, of course, spectacular fireworks.

World Pro Wrestling: Battle of the Belts

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