San Diego County Fair
Contests & Competitive Exhibits  

Student Showcase

More than 8,000 projects from San Diego County schools are judged and displayed each year in this exhibit that features the work of students from 7th grade through community college, making it the largest student show on the West Coast with more than 110 divisions.

  • 2012-Fair-029
  • DSC_0548
  • DSC_0551
  • DSC_0564
  • DSC_0594
  • DSC_0596
  • DSC_1049
  • DSC_1088
  • fashion
  • IMG_6002
  • IMG_8267
  • IMG_9345
  • June-8th-010
  • student-auto-010
  • student-auto-012
  • student-showcase-007

Register for Student Showcase

You may enter this competition by online registration only. Please download and read the Competition Information (below) prior to starting the registration process.

Enter Online (link)

Deadline for online entry registration is Friday, May 8. All entries must be submitted online by 11:59PM (PST).

Competition information

Student Showcase categories listed below.

PDF documents and links will open in a separate window.

INSTRUCTORS: Click to Print your Entry Tag

Student Showcase General Information
Fine Art
General Technology
Graphic Communications
Literary Publications
New Media
Science & Engineering

Local Rules
State Rules


If you would like to receive reminders on deadlines and other entry information, please sign-up for the Del Mar Fairgrounds mailing list.


Please contact the Exhibits Office at 858-792-4207 or email Someone is available to assist you Monday-Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM