Participate

CA State Fair Golden Bear Award

Competitions

For more than 160 years the California State Fair has recognized the best of the best.
Two girls reading a book together

Read to Ride Program

For every two books you read, receive two ride tickets! For K-8th graders.
Chef Cooking Challenge at Save Mart California's Kitchen

Save Mart California’s Kitchen

Share your enthusiasm and knowledge by becoming a culinary demonstrator!
CA State Fair Gala Dinner. Wide shot of a large room filled with tables, chains, and people. Dark lighting.

Friends of the CA State Fair

Members of this charitable nonprofit organization are ambassadors of the CA State Fair
Made in California Sampling & Sales booth, Ginger Elizabeth Chocolates

Vendors

For commercial vendors seeking information about participating at the CA State Fair.
Food Festival Stand

Concessions

Known for mouth-watering food, CA State Fair is the place to come for tasty sensations.
Band playing on the Speakeasy Whiskey Lounge stage with a crowd of dancing people

Entertainment

Applications are due in April each year. Apply now!
Wine Garden

Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors!
Happy volunteers in the park on a sunny day

Non-Profit Ticket Sales

Fundraising for your non-profit organization has never been easier!