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Del Mar Fairgrounds

  • 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
  • Del Mar, CA 92014
  • 858-755-1161
  • 858-793-5555
  • Fax 858-755-7820
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The 22nd District Agricultural Association (22nd DAA) manages and operates the Del Mar Fairgrounds; its nearby equestrian facility, the Horsepark; and the Del Mar Golf Center, on behalf of the State of California. No tax monies are used in the operation of these facilities. The Del Mar Fairgrounds supports its budget through admission, parking and facility rental fees. The Fairgrounds, including its parking lots, is approximately 340 acres; Horsepark is approximately 65 acres.

The Fairgrounds and Horsepark are the sites of nearly 350 events each year. They include weddings, receptions, bar and bat mitzvahs, equestrian and other animal shows, concerts, craft shows, home shows and other social and consumer events.View the event calendar for a day-to-day view of the latest events.

Location
The Del Mar Fairgrounds is located 20 miles north of downtown San Diego, at 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, in the city of Del Mar, California.

From Interstate 5, take the Via de la Valle exit and head west (a left turn from the freeway exit if you are northbound; a right turn if you are southbound). Take Via De La Valle to Jimmy Durante Boulevard and turn left. The Fairgrounds will be on your right.

Del Mar Horsepark is about two miles east of the Fairgrounds at the corner of Via de la Valle and El Camino Real, at 14550 El Camino Real.

Facilities
Fairgrounds facilities feature 180,000 square feet of exhibit space, ranging from the Grandstand luxury suites, perfect for an intimate gathering of 10-20 people, to O’Brien Hall, which can hold up to 6,800 people. Also, the Fairgrounds has several outdoor venues, including the Grandstand and the Del Mar Arena, which can seat as many as 7,000 people.

The Del Mar Fairgrounds is a permanent venue location to such seasonal attractions as:
- Del Mar National Horse Show
- San Diego County Fair
- The Scream Zone
- Holiday of Lights
- Surfside Race Place
- PBR: Professional Bull Riding
- Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Upcoming event at Del Mar Fairgrounds

Bridal Bazaar

  • Sunday, April 30, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Don't miss San Diego's largest spring bridal show where you'll see and experience everything you need to plan your wedding day, your way. With hundreds of showcases by San Diego's top wedding professionals you'll find new ideas, get expert advice and connect face-to-face with the vendors who fit your style and vision. Plus you'll enjoy California's largest wedding fashion show. Read more

All upcoming events at Del Mar Fairgrounds

2017 Del Mar Racing SeriesStarts July 19, 2017

Bridal BazaarApril 30, 2017

Queen Bee MarketMay 12, 2017

2017 San Diego County FairJune 2, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Lauren Alaina And Sundance HeadJune 2, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: La Arrolladora Banda El LimonJune 4, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Patti LaBelleJune 7, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Peter CeteraJune 8, 2017

The Toast Of The Coast Wine FestivalJune 10, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Toby KeithJune 10, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Banda MS - CANCELLEDJune 11, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Roberto TapiaJune 11, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Collective SoulJune 14, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Grand Funk RailroadJune 15, 2017

San Diego International Beer FestivalJune 16, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Darius RuckerJune 16, 2017

Spirit West Coast 2017June 17, 2017

San Diego County Fair 5K 2017June 17, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Grupo IntocableJune 18, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: SwitchfootJune 21, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Frankie Valli & The Four SeasonsJune 22, 2017

Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail FestivalJune 24, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Gospel FestivalJune 24, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Calibre 50June 25, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: JeremihJune 28, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Dan And ShayJune 30, 2017

Farm To Table DinnerJuly 1, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Jeff FoxworthyJuly 1, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Paquita La Del BarrioJuly 2, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Anjelah JohnsonJuly 4, 2017

2017 Del Mar Racing Series Opening DayJuly 19, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: Donuts DayJuly 29, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: Gourmet Food Truck FestivalJuly 29, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: BBQ State ChampionshipAugust 20, 2017

Fall Home Garden ShowSeptember 22, 2017

Susan G. Komen 3-Day in San DiegoNovember 17, 2017

Past events

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