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OC Fair & Event Center

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88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(800) 999-7295 https://ocfair.com/

April 2019

America’s Family Pet Expo

This long running show gathers pet enthusiasts for three days of family fun—all honoring the health and well-being of your furry, four-legged, finned and feathered friends.

Dates:
Friday, April 26, 2019 - Sunday, April 28, 2019
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$11 – $18

May 2019

OC Night Market in Costa Mesa

Produced by 626 Night Market, OC Night Market features 200+ food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions in an event that appeals to all ages. 

Dates:
Friday, May 17, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$5

Goat Yoga at the OC Fairgrounds

All-levels yoga class designed for students to stretch their bodies in interactive poses with the newborn goats. Children (ages 9+) are also invited to attend classes with and adult.

Dates:
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$45

Scottish Fest at the OC Fairgrounds

The festival will have sheep herding, World Championship Highland dancing, Irish Step dancing, Scottish Heavy Athletics , and you can enjoy an authentic Scottish meal with items like Scotch meat pies and haggis. 

Dates:
Saturday, May 25, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$5 – $33

June 2019

OC Night Market

OC Night Market features 200+ food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions in an epic event that appeals to all ages.

Dates:
Friday, June 14, 2019
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

July 2019

Pacific Symphony’s July 4 Spectacular

Orange County’s favorite 4th-of-July celebration! The highly acclaimed “Hotel California” band headlines our extravaganza with mega-hits. Plus enjoy patriotic favorites, our traditional salute to the U.S. armed forces and a brilliant fireworks finale!

Dates:
Thursday, July 4, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$12.50 – $99

Orange County Fair 2019

The annual OC Fair offers 23 days and nights of fun! Check out barns full of animals, zany and delish food, concerts under the stars, midway games and rides, action-packed sports, acres of shopping and more.

Dates:
Friday, July 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - Saturday, July 13, 2019 @ 12:00 am
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$7 – $14

OC Fair 2019 Opening Day Freebie

The OC Fair offers 23 days and nights of food, rides, exhibits, animals, music, action sports, concerts and fun! Today, receive free admission and parking from noon - 3 p.m.

Dates:
Friday, July 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
Free

Kids Get In Free at the OC Fair

For Kids Day at the OC Fair, kids ages 12 and under are admitted free! You can also purchase $3 Taste of the Fair food samples from noon - 4 p.m. and $35 unlimited carnival ride wristbands from noon - 5 p.m.

Dates:
Thursday, July 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
Free

August 2019

The OC Fair Fun Run 5K

The 5K will take place through the OC fair grounds in conjunction with the OC Fair. Come for fun for the whole family with games, prizes, and lots of fun!

Dates:
Sunday, August 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

September 2019

October 2019

Centennial Farm 30th Anniversary Community BBQ and Hoedown in Costa Mesa

The Centennial Farm 30th Anniversary Community BBQ and Hoedown is a family-friendly event with food, entertainment, games, farm tours and more for adults and children. The event will be held at Centennial Farm, the year-round working farm at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa.

Dates:
Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$25 – $30

OC Japan Fair in Costa Mesa

Celebrate one of the largest Japanese cultural festival in Southern California. Enjoy the experience of shopping, tasting and learning about Japanese culture.

Dates:
Friday, October 18, 2019 - Sunday, October 20, 2019
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$8

SoCal VegFest 2019 in Costa Mesa

Celebrate healthy eating and conscious living with a lineup of guest speakers, musical entertainment, cooking demos, a cruelty-free marketplace, food vendors and a kids' area with fun and engaging activities.

Dates:
Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - Sunday, October 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$5 – $10

November 2019

Jurassic Quest in Costa Mesa

Visitors can interact with these huge creatures, learn about them and even ride a few. It features realistic scenes, enormous dinosaurs, cute baby dinosaurs and lots of fun activities for kids of all ages.

Dates:
Friday, November 1, 2019 - Sunday, November 3, 2019
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$22 – $35

Repticon in Costa Mesa

Repticon Los Angeles will be two days of thrilling reptiles, amphibians, exotic pets, pet products, educational seminars, door prizes, and much more.

Dates:
Saturday, November 9, 2019 - Sunday, November 10, 2019
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$5 – $15

December 2019

Winter Fest OC 2019 in Costa Mesa

Ice tubing, massive snow play and slide area, outdoor ice rink, nightly Christmas tree lighting celebration with a parade, fireworks and snow flurries, a not-to-be-missed experience with Santa and his reindeer flying over the fairgrounds, plus a new light maze and wintery attractions, over 20 carnival rides, festive entertainment, seasonal eateries, visits with Santa and so much more.

Dates:
Thursday, December 19, 2019
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Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Christmas Eve at the OC Market Place

Santa and his Reindeer will fly over the fairgrounds for the last time this year before heading to your home and then back to the North Pole for a much needed rest. Enjoy a holiday parade, tree lighting, fireworks and snow flurries.

Dates:
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

NYE at Winter Fest OC in Costa Mesa

December 31: Ring in the New Year not once, but twice, with a special countdown, Orange Ball drop, fireworks and an unforgettable balloon drop at both 6pm and midnight. Multiple live bands will be playing to commemorate the end of the year, and the start of a new one.

Dates:
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - Wednesday, January 1, 2020 @ 1:00 am
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

January 2020

UVSA Tet Festival in Costa Mesa

Tết, short for Tết Nguyên Đán, is the Vietnamese Lunar New Year, the most important holiday in Vietnamese culture. Tết celebrates the arrival of a new spring where families reunite, enjoy each other’s company, forget about the troubles of the previous year and look forward to a better upcoming year.

Dates:
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, January 26
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost:
$6

February 2020

Great Train Show at OC Fair & Event Center

February 8-9: Each show features hundreds of tables of trains and accessories for sale, huge operating exhibits and more. Activities for kids include a riding train and interactive exhibits where kids can operated part of a layout or race model trains or cars.

Dates:
Saturday, February 8 @ 10:00 am - Sunday, February 9 @ 4:00 pm
Location:
OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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