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San Diego County Fair 2018


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jun 1 - Jul 4, 2018[days & times]
  • WHERE Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA
    Map | Website
  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free - $19

The 2018 San Diego County Fair opens June 1 and runs through July 4. The Fair is closed Mondays and Tuesdays in June. (Open Monday, July 2 & Tuesday, July 3)

Whether it’s sampling chocolate bubbling from a fountain, soaking up the glittery ocean views from atop the Ferris wheel, discovering how nature’s sweet fruits grow and ripen, or enjoying the Fair’s golden-ticket entertainment, your toughest decision will be choosing what to indulge in first!

Admission to the Fair:
Below are single-day, at-the-window admission prices for the San Diego County Fair. Be sure to check out our various admission deals!

- Adults: Ages 13-61 $19
- Seniors; Ages 62 and older $12
- Kids: Ages 6-12 $12
- Kids: Ages 5 and younger free
*Tickets will be on sale through Ticketmaster or at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Box Office.

Box Office Hours – June 1-July 4
Box office hours are when you can buy admission and concert tickets during the Fair. These times are subject to change. Check back a day or so before you attend for the most accurate information. Questions? Get in touch with our Box Office or call (858) 792-4252.

Kids’ Day:
Free admission for kids 12 and younger every Friday of the Fair: June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. For kids aged 6-12, this is a savings of $12 per child. (Kids 5 and younger are always admitted free.)

Albertsons | Vons $5 Fair Days are:
- Friday, June 1 (Opening Day; gates open at 4 p.m.)
- Saturday, June 2 (Gates open at 10 a.m.)
- Wednesday, June 6 (Gates open at 11 a.m.)
*These tickets are not available at the Fairgrounds. You can get them only at Albertsons or Vons, with a $10.00 minimum purchase.


Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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