San Diego County Fair

Special Events and Days

The San Diego County Fair has many events and special days, most happening just one or a few days only. Be sure to mark your calendar! Additional events will be added as they are confirmed.

Meet our Street Team before the Fair begins!

The San Diego County Fair Street Team will be out and about during the weeks leading up to the Fair. Look for the booth, and you can get Fair information and win some great prizes, such as Fair merchandise and discount ticket vouchers. Check back, because this schedule may change.

EarthFair in Balboa Park, April 19

Mexport, April 23

San Diego Magazine's The Best of North County at the Park Hyatt Aviara, April 24

Encinitas Street Faire, April 25-26

Out At The Park Tailgate at Petco Park, May 2

Carlsbad Village Faire, May 3

Garden Party For The Century in Balboa Park, May 9

Vista Strawberry Festival, May 24

Fiesta Del Sol in Solana Beach, May 30-31

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Here are many exciting Fair events:

Every Day

Opening Ceremonies

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



Seniors' Day

Every Thursday

PennySaver Value Day

Every Friday

Día de la Familia

Every Sunday

Select Days

Albertsons $4 Fair Days

Friday, June 5; Saturday, June 6; and Wednesday, June 10

Enviro Fair/Locally Grown Festival

Featuring the new Farm To Table Dinner!
Saturday, June 6

Fair Flower Festival

Sunday, June 7

Pepsi Pay-One-Price Days

Wednesdays and Thursdays, June 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 and 25

Out at the Fair

Saturday, June 13

The Toast of the Coast Wine Festival

Saturday, June 13

Southern California's Best Dance Crew

Sunday, June 14

San Diego International Beer Festival

Friday-Sunday, June 19-21

San Diego County Fair 5K

Saturday, June 20

Commotion By The Ocean Motorcycle Ride

Saturday, June 20

SummerFist Mixed Martial Arts

Sunday, June 21

Kids' Day

Tuesdays, June 23 and 30

Taste of the Fair

Tuesdays, June 23 and 30

Hometown Heroes

Saturday, July 4