California State Fair

1600 Exposition Blvd
Sacramento CA  95815

Phone: (916) 263-3247

California State Fair

The 17-day fair is a robust celebration of the State of California, its industries, agriculture and diversity of its people. This year's California State Fair is all about the blue ribbon and celebrating everything that makes California "The Best!"

Thank you for #TheBest 17 days of summer! We look forward to sharing the 2017 State Fair with you.
July 14 - 30, 2017

2016 Fair Hours

Hours:

Fair
Mon-Thu, 11am - 10pm
Fri-Sun, 10am - 10pm

Carnival
M/W/Th, 2pm - 11pm
T/F/Sat/Sun, 11am - Midnight

Kids Park
M/W/Th, Opens at Noon
T/F/Sat/Sun, Opens at 11am

Cal Expo is open year-round! Visit http://www.calexpo.com/ or c

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Past Events

Event ShowFest - Festival for Planning Your Special Event

Event ShowFest - Festival for Planning Your Special Event
10:00 am - 02/24/2019

At California State Fair

Big things are brewing. Save the date, February 24, 2019 at Cal Expo. The largest Festival for all your event planning needs. Features Vendor Showcase, Shopping,...

California State Fair Blue Ribbon Brunch at the Farm

California State Fair Blue Ribbon Brunch at the Farm
10:30 am - 09/10/2017

At California State Fair

Join us for the 2017 Blue Ribbon Brunch at the California State Fair Kaiser Permanente Farm on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The Blue...

Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge
08:00 pm - 07/30/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by Melissa Etheridge on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold Circle seats are available...

Gran Jaripeo Y Baile

Gran Jaripeo Y Baile
03:00 pm - 07/30/2017

At California State Fair

Get ready for Closign Day, July 30, the Gran Jaripeo & Dance with Mexico's leading Charro Ezequiel Peña, Banda Cuisillos, Jesus Ojeda and Fuerza de Tijuana. Doors...

Out at the Fair - CA State Fair

Out at the Fair - CA State Fair
10:00 am - 07/30/2017

At California State Fair

Out at the Fair - CA State Fair Out at the Fair is inviting the community to attend the Fair on July 30, 2017 for our 1st annual event. Join us at the Melissa Etheridge...

The Marshall Tucker Band ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series

The Marshall Tucker Band ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series
08:00 pm - 07/29/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by The Marshall Tucker Band on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold Circle seats...

Cornhole Championships

Cornhole Championships
11:00 am - 07/29/2017

At California State Fair

Just a bag and a plank of wood? Not quite! Grab some friends and join us for a fun-filled afternoon of cornhole. Come to observe or compete in the State Fair cornhole...

Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle
08:00 pm - 07/28/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by Belinda Carlisle on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold Circle seats are available...

Professional Chef Challenge

Professional Chef Challenge
05:00 pm - 07/28/2017

At California State Fair

Compete in a live cooking challenge at the California State Fair. Individual professional chefs will use a mystery ingredient to prepare a 3-course meal in front...

Professional Chef Challenge

Professional Chef Challenge
02:00 pm - 07/28/2017

At California State Fair

Compete in a live cooking challenge at the California State Fair. Individual professional chefs will use a mystery ingredient to prepare a 3-course meal in front...

Professional Chef Challenge

Professional Chef Challenge
11:00 am - 07/28/2017

At California State Fair

Compete in a live cooking challenge at the California State Fair. Individual professional chefs will use a mystery ingredient to prepare a 3-course meal in front...

Professional Chef Challenge

Professional Chef Challenge
11:00 am - 07/28/2017

At California State Fair

Compete in a live cooking challenge at the California State Fair. Individual professional chefs will use a mystery ingredient to prepare a 3-course meal in front...

Trace Adkins ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series

Trace Adkins ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series
08:00 pm - 07/27/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by Trace Adkins on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold Circle seats are available...

First Responders Appreciation Day

First Responders Appreciation Day
11:00 am - 07/27/2017

At California State Fair

As a special thank you for their hard work and bravery, active members of law enforcement, firefighters and first responder units can enjoy free Fair admission on...

First Responders Appreciation Day - California State Fair

First Responders Appreciation Day - California State Fair
11:00 am - 07/27/2017

At California State Fair

As a special thank you for their hard work and bravery, active members of law enforcement, firefighters, and first responder units can enjoy free Fair admission...

Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience ~ Toyota Concert Series

Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience ~ Toyota Concert Series
08:00 pm - 07/26/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold...

$2 Taste Of The Fair

$2 Taste Of The Fair
11:00 am - 07/26/2017

At California State Fair

On Wednesdays and Thursdays between 11:00 and 4:00, every food vendor in the fair will have either a $2 food or beverage item for patrons to buy. Typically a snack...

Anthem Lights ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series

Anthem Lights ~ CA State Fair Toyota Concert Series
08:00 pm - 07/25/2017

At California State Fair

Enjoy a FREE concert (with Fair admission ticket) by Anthem Lights on the Golden 1 Stage! For reserved seating closest to the stage, Gold Circle seats are available...

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