2024 California State Fair Admission Tickets

Tickets

  • Advanced Adult / Advanced Child / Advanced Senior: Tickets Go on Sale Soon!
  • Adult / Child / Senior General Admission: Tickets Go on Sale Soon!

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Tickets Regular Price Advance Price
Adult Daily Admission $16 $14
Senior Daily Admission (Ages 62 & better) $12 $10
Youth Daily Admission (Ages 5-12) $10 $8
Child Daily Admission (Ages 4 & under) Free
Auto Parking $15
Carnival Tickets*** $1/each ticket
Carnival Fast Pass*** $10 – $15

*Includes the sky ride!

**Unlimited Ride Wristband Pricing During the Fair (Must be Purchased in Carnival):

  • Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays:  $39
  • Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays: $44

***All Carnival Tickets & Fast Passes Must Be Purchased in Carnival.

Packages

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What’s Included

Buy your Food Festival Pass for only $34 (a $48 value!) online.

You will receive 4 Food Festival Pass tickets to be redeemed at the participating vendors for specially selected items that have been entered into the Food Festival and Competition.

LOOK FOR THE PURPLE FLAGS to find participating vendors to trade your tickets for delicious dishes and drinks!

One ticket is good for one Food Festival item, each valued at $12 or more.

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  • 4 Single-day General Admissions
  • 4 Ride Tickets (each good for one ride in the Carnival or on the Monorail)
  • 1 Parking Pass

 

  • Daily State Fair Admission
  • 1 parking pass valid per day
  • A $45 value!

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Concerts

*The Toyota Concert Series on the Golden 1 Stage is free with a CA State Fair & Food Festival admission ticket. Fair-goers are welcome to line up at the back of the Golden 1 Stage venue starting at 5 pm for first-come, first-served seating in the FREE area behind the General Admission seating area. Please note that the free seating area is limited to the first 700 guests.

Want to be up close to the action? Reserved seats for the Toyota Concert Series on the Golden 1 Stage are available and they start at just $25! Click on the artist names to purchase a reserved seat. A reserved seat does not include admission to the Fair, a CA State Fair admission ticket is required in addition to a reserved seat.

Sections A-D are assigned reserved seats that you can select. General Admission seats are first-come first-served.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Verified Fair and Concert tickets are only sold by CA State Fair & Food Festival through Etix. We cannot guarantee tickets purchased from any third-party sellers. No refunds or exchanges. NOTE, Fair admission is sold separately. If you purchase a concert ticket you will need a CA State Fair & Food Festival admission ticket or Season Pass to access the Fairgrounds.

Performer Date Reserved ADA Seating
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*Seats are available on at first-come, first-served basis.

**ADA space is available on at first-come, first-served basis.

Special Events

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Tickets: $10*

Tickets are for sale online or the day-of next to the Rodeo Arena.

Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled night of entertainment as Monster Truck Mayhem takes over the CA State Fair & Food Festival!

Tickets: $10*

Tickets are for sale online or the day-of next to the Rodeo Arena.

If you’re looking for impacts, crashes, and twisted metal, you’re in the right place with Destruction Derby Day!

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  • General Admission: $45 in advance, $50 on event day*
  • VIP Tickets: $55 in advance, $60 on event day*

 

Taste award-winning craft brew samples at Heart Health Park.

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Tickets: $35*

Inductees and members will be honored at a special breakfast and award presentation.

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Tickets: Free

Lucha Xtreme is an independent professional wrestling company that fuses both the Lucha libre and American styles of professional wrestling.

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Discount admission of $10 for seniors 62 & better.

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FREE admission for kids 12 and under. Rides cost $2 each for all fair-goers.

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FREE admission all day for active duty, reserve and veterans from all branches of the military, active first responders.

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BRING five (5) non-perishable, non-expired food items to the Fair Gates before 3 p.m. and receive FREE admission.

The collected food items will benefit the Elk Grove Food Bank.

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No exchanges or refunds. No refund of service fees. The holder of this ticket assumes all responsibilities for any risk of bodily harm or loss of property sustained while attending this attraction, and waives all rights to lay claim for damages resulting from any cause whatsoever either before, during or after the attraction.

*IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Verified tickets are only sold by Cal Expo & CA State Fair through Etix. We cannot guarantee tickets purchased from any third-party sellers. No refunds or exchanges.