The Ventura County Fair returns August 3-14 with twelve days of fun, excitement and entertainment. Returning after the 2 year postponement, this year’s fair, with the tagline “VC Fair Rides Again” is a celebration of Ventura County’s creativity, tradition and resilience. The Fair will bring back unique exhibits, exciting contests, and top-of-the line Grandstand Entertainment performances, free with Fair admission.
The Ventura County Fair continues to maintain the tradition of great values. Special admission days offer opportunities to enter the Fair free or at low prices. Opening day, Wednesday, August 3, is “Dollar Day”, with $1 admission until 5PM. On Kid’s Day, Friday, August 5, children under 12 are admitted free all day. Seniors (65+) and Persons with Disabilities are admitted free all day on Tuesday, August 9th. Military Appreciation Day is Thursday, August 11- on this day, all military personnel holding a current, valid military ID will be admitted free. Thank you for your service!
Thrill-seekers will enjoy Carnival Wristband Days again this year. On August 4, 8, 9, and 11, purchase a $40 wristband until 6:00pm, good for unlimited carnival rides until 7:00 pm.
The Fair offers a unique way for visitors to have fun while giving to the community at the “Feed the Need” Food Drive, presented by FOOD Share on Thursday, August 4. Bring 5 cans of food to donate to FOOD Share. For this, you’ll receive a free return ticket to the fair, good for August 8-11.