San Diego County Fair
General Information  

Dates, Hours, and Admission



Rides at the Fair

Fair Dates

The dates for the 2014 San Diego County Fair are June 7 through July 6. The Fair is closed Mondays, and the first two Tuesdays.

 

 


Admission Prices


Adults $14
Ages 62 and older $8
Ages 6-12 $8
Ages 5 and younger Free

 

Box Office and Ticketing Information

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Ticketmaster   www.ticketmaster.com
Soon, you'll be able to buy tickets online with no service fee through Ticketmaster.

ADDITIONAL TICKET INFORMATION

Major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express) are accepted throughout the Fair. Individual vendors may accept only some of these credit cards. For convenience, several ATM machines are placed throughout the Fair. If you would like to leave the Fair and return the same day, get your hand stamped as you leave. If you leave a paid parking lot, you will need to pay again when you return.

PARKING

During the Fair, on-site parking fees are in effect. Get information on Fair parking fees.


Deals and Discounts

The Fair has many deals, thanks to our generous sponsors. Please see the Deals and Discounts page for details.

If you would like to leave the Fair and return the same day, get your hand stamped as you leave. If you leave a paid parking lot, you will need to pay again when you return.

Parking and Public Transportation

Parking. $10 per vehicle ($20 for RVs) in the Fair's paid parking lots. Free parking and shuttle service is available every day at Horsepark, 2.5 miles east of the Fairgrounds at the intersection of Via de la Valle and El Camino Real. On Saturdays, Sundays and July 4, free parking and shuttle service is available at MiraCosta College's San Elijo campus and Torrey Pines High School.

Biking can be a very inexpensive, hassle-free, and exercise-rich way to get to the Fair. Search for bike routes here or here.

Directions. Need help locating the Del Mar Fairgrounds? We're here to help!

Fair Map. Once you've arrived, this map will help you locate all the fun rides, activities, booths, and exhibits. It will also assist you in navigating to restrooms, ATMs, facility restaurants, and information booths.

From paid parking to free shuttles off-site, we have many convenient options for those who choose to drive to the Fair.

Public Transportation is one of the easiest, least expensive, and safest ways to get to and from the Fair, even for those who wish to enjoy the Fair late into the evening!

Recorded Information Line

24-hour recorded information: 858-793-5555
Fairgrounds phone number: 858-755-1161