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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

2017 San Diego County Fair

  • Today, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • The Fair runs Friday, June 2 - Tuesday, July 4. It's closed the first four Mondays and the first three Tuesdays. Enjoy rides, food, festivals, concerts, exhibits, contests and animal shows.

All upcoming events at Del Mar Fairgrounds

2017 Del Mar Racing SeriesStarts July 19, 2017

2017 San Diego County FairToday

Toyota Summer Concert Series: JeremihToday

Toyota Summer Concert Series: LeAnn RimesTomorrow

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: War With MaloJuly 3, 2017

Matchbox Twenty Too @ San Diego FairJuly 3, 2017

Toyota Summer Concert Series: Anjelah JohnsonJuly 4, 2017

2017 Del Mar Racing Series Opening DayJuly 19, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Tribal Seeds July 21, 2017

Thanks For The Memories – A Celebration For Chargers Players & FansJuly 22, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Violent Femmes July 28, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: Donuts DayJuly 29, 2017

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

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Eagles Of Death MetalAugust 4, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Billy Currington August 5, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: The White Buffalo August 11, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Ludacris August 12, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Steel Pulse August 18, 2017

Beach Towel GiveawayAugust 19, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: BBQ State ChampionshipAugust 20, 2017

Pizza & Beer FestivalAugust 20, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Lord Huron August 25, 2017

Del Mar Racing Series: Craft Beer FestAugust 26, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: Slightly StoopidAugust 26, 2017

Del Mar Summer Concert Series: The Revivalists September 1, 2017

KAABOOSeptember 15, 2017

Fall Home Garden ShowSeptember 22, 2017

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

Past events

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