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Join in the fun and participate in one of the Fair's special programs.
Show California your best and enter in a CA State Fair competition.
Toyota Concert Series
Join us for the free Toyota Concert Series on the Golden 1 Stage!
Read to Ride Program
For every two books you read, receive two ride tickets! For K-8th graders.
Save Mart California’s Kitchen
From amateurs to professionals, check out all of the cooking challenges.
CA State Fair’s Annual Cornhole Championship
A day revolved around immense appreciation for military, veteran & first responders.
Corn Dog Eating Contest
Put your corn dog eating skills to the test and compete for a first place cash prize!
Best of California Brewfest
Celebrate more than thirty of the most incredible breweries in California.
July 18 & 27
Livestock Awards Ceremony
Those individuals who exhibit the best market beef, sheep, swine will be recognized.
Save Mart Pie Eating Contest
Compete in the famous Save Mart Pie Eating Contest!
Out at the Fair
Join us in our celebration of diversity with Out at the Fair on Saturday, July 30.
Weds & Thurs
$2 Taste of the Fair
Everyone knows that Fair food is delicious, why not get a little of everything.
CA Cannabis Exhibit
Take a trip through the history of cannabis and its impact on the agriculture industry.
Watch Thoroughbred Horse Racing during the Fair!
Save Mart Wine Garden
Taste your way through the rich diversity of California’s best wines.
California Fresh Exhibit
Learn about the state’s diverse specialty crops with a fun interactive exhibit!
Cats & Dogs The Exhibition
Learn about cats and dogs from a scientific, sociological and cultural perspective.
Toytopia visitors learn about the origins of toys, who made them, and why.
Candy Maze Selfie Experience
Bring some sweetness into your life at the Candy Maze Selfie Experience!
California Authors Booth
Meet the authors who call California home.
Cavalcade of Horses
Enjoy all the amazing shows at the Horse Arena!