San Diego County Fair

Dates, Hours, and Admission

2016 Dates

The 2016 San Diego County Fair will run from Friday, June 3, opening at 4:00PM, through Monday, July 4. The Fair will be closed all Mondays (except July 4) and the first two Tuesdays. (Closed dates are June 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 and 27.)


The Fair will open:

Opening Day, June 3, 4:00PM.
10:00AM on Saturdays, Sundays and July 4;
11:00AM Tuesday-Friday (the Fair is closed the first two Tuesdays).

Closing times will be confirmed at a later date.


Adults (ages 13-61) $16
Ages 62 and older $9
Ages 6-12 $9
Ages 6-12 on Tuesdays
(June 21 and 28)
Ages 5 and younger Free
Best Pass Ever
(season pass; all 26 days;
More Info)


Remembering 2015

Enjoy a short video of the 2015 San Diego County Fair, including exhibits, entertainment, silly moments, stats on how much and how many, and a tribute in pictures to the incredible Fair team and Fair fans!


Recorded Information Line

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