Poppy's Schedule

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Meet and greet with Poppy at the CA State Fair & Food Festival!

Poppy’s Schedule

  • 11 am-12 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 1 pm-1:30  pm: Cavalcade of Horses: Mermaid Cove – Horse Arena
  • 2:30 pm-3:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Wine Garden
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Taste of CA: Coffee 101 – Building B
  • 6:30 pm- 7:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Promenade Area
  • 11 am-12 pm: Cornhole Championship – Miller Lite Grandstand
  • 1 pm-2 pm: Meet & Greet – Farm
  • 3 pm- 3:30: Save Mart Employee Cooking Challenge Round 2 – Building B
  • 4:30 pm- 5:30: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 8 pm-8:30 pm: Sac Republic State Fair Night – Heart Health Park
  • 11 am-11:30 am: Joanna’s Kids “R” It – PG&E Center Stage
  • 12 pm-12:30 pm: Meet & Greet – CA Authors Booth – Buildings A/B
  • 2 pm-2:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Forest Center
  • 4 pm-4:30 pm: Taste of CA: Honey Tasting – Building B
  • 6 pm-6:30 pm: Food Festival Awards – Sky River Casino Promenade Stage
  • Poppy’s Day Off
  • 12 pm-1 pm: Meet & Greet: Tuesday Kids Free Day – Kid’s Carnival
  • 2 pm-3 pm: Meet & Greet – Candy Maze – Expo Center Building 2
  • 5 pm-6 pm: Cooking Demonstration: Food Network’s Chef Dean Hiatt – Save Mart California Kitchen
  • 7 pm-8 pm: A Tail as Old as Time – Cavalcade of Horses – Horse Arena
  • 11 pm-12 pm: AG Heritage Breakfast – The Clubhouse at Miller Lite Grandstand
  • 1 pm-2 pm: $2 Taste of the Fair – Promenade Area
  • 3 pm-4 pm: Meet & Greet – Petting Zoo
  • 6:30 pm-7:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Carnival
  • 8 pm-8:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 11:30 am-12:30 pm: $2 Taste of the Fair – Promenade Area
  • 2 pm-2:30pm: Cavalcade of Horses: Military Tribute – Horse Arena
  • 3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Forest Center
  • 6 pm-8 pm: Dinner 911! Cooking Challenge: Final Round – Save Mart California Kitchen
  • 10 am-11 am: Meet & Greet – CA Authors Booth – Buildings A & B
  • 12 pm- 1 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Wine Garden
  • 6 pm-7 pm: Corndog Eating Contest – Sky River Casino Promenade Stage
  • 11 pm-12 pm: Meet & Greet – Petting Zoo
  • 2 pm-3 pm: Taste of CA: Flower Arranging – Building B
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 6 pm-7 pm: Meet & Greet – Promenade Area
  • 11 am-12 pm: Meet & Greet: SMUD Monday – Main Gate
  • 1:30 pm-2:30 pm: Cooking Demonstration: Cake Decorating with Buttercream by Kalani Kakes! – Save Mart California’s Kitchen
  • 3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Meet & Greet – Farm
  • 6 pm-7 pm: Meet & Greet – Promenade Area
  • 10 am-11 am: Meet & Greet: Tuesday Kids Free Day – Main Gate
  • 12 pm-1 pm: Meet & Greet: Candy Maze – Expo Center Building 2
  • 2 pm-3 pm: Save Mart Pie Eating – Sky River Casino Promenade Stage
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Meet & Greet – Petting Zoo
  • 6 pm-7:30 pm: California Junior Chef Challenge: Milkshake Madness – Save Mart California’s Kitchen
  • 11:30 pm-12:30 pm: $2 Taste of the Fair – Promenade Area
  • 2  pm-3 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Meet & Greet: Incredible Me Exhibit – Building A
  • 6 pm-7 pm: Meet & Greet – Wine Garden

Poppy’s Day Off

  • 11 am-12 pm: Meet & Greet: Candy Maze – Expo Center Building 2
  • 1 pm-2 pm: Meet & Green – Petting Zoo
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Taste of CA: Honey Tasting – Save Mart California’s Kitchen
  • 6 pm-7 pm: Meet & Greet – Save Mart Wine Garden
  • 10 am-11 am: Meet & Greet – Farm
  • 12pm-1 pm: Drag Queen Bingo – The Clubhouse at Miller Lite Grandstand
  • 2 pm-3 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 4 pm-5 pm: Meet & Greet – Farm
  • 6 pm-7 pm: OATP Group Photo – Main Gate
  • 11 am-12 pm: Meet & Greet – Main Gate
  • 1 pm-2 pm: Incredible Me Exhibit – Building A
  • 3 pm-4 pm: Meet & Greet – Kid’s Carnival
  • 5 pm-6 pm: Meet & Greet – Promenade