San Diego Fair How Sweet it Is

del mar fair collage 2018 2It’s that time of year, time for the Annual San Diego County Fair, beginning June 1 through July 4. This year it is called How Sweet it is,  come out for 26 days of wild and whimsical fun! Join us for San Diego’s biggest annual event!

The smell of the fair is in the air with the aromas of Funnel Cakes, Fried Twinkies & Baaaaaaaaaaaaacon!  For all you chocolate lovers- you can have chocolate covered anything, including Bacon!  This year dig your teeth into one of our Favorites, Chicken Charlies, It’s a FryBQ, they will even have Chocolate Pasta & a Shrimp Ramen Burrito!  Eat at your own risk & bring some Tums just in case.fair rich snow cone

50 Shades of Savings-for fair deals, head to Albertsons or Vons and purchase $5.00 tickets for June 1, 2 & 6, with $10 purchase.  Kids under 12 get in Free Every Friday., June 1. 8, 15, 22 and 29.  Children under 5 get in Free all season long.  Regular Admission for kids ages 6-12 is $12 on (normal days).  Adults’s 13-61 regular admission is $19. Seniors 62 and older $12. One of the best Deals is 26 for $28— you can get an unlimited pass – $28 for 26 days, it’s a great deal.fair kennedy on ferris wheel

50 Shades of Rides –buckle up and enjoy the rides.  From flips, twirls, dips & wheels,  my favorite is the Grand Wheel and an added bonus it has grand beach views.  Fun it up- from the coaster to ferris wheel you can be a kid again.  It’s fun for all ages.

50 Shades of Concerts– turn it up, it’s a great entertainment line-up this year.  From Country to Rock   Toyota Summer Concert Series on the Corona Grandstand Stage.

  • June 1- Tinashe
  • June 2- Sugarland
  • June 3- Bando el Recodo
  • June 6- Capital Cities
  • June 7- Kansas
  • June 8- Hanson
  • June 9- Christian Nodal
  • June 10- Calibre 50
  • June 13- The Cult
  • June 14- Barenaked Ladies
  • June 15- Little Big Town
  • June 16- Larry the Cable Guy
  • June 17- Grupo Intocable
  • June 20- Cheat Codes
  • June 21- Ramon Ayala
  • June 22- Nancy Wilson of Heart
  • June 23- Gospel Festival
  • June 24- Banda MS
  • June 27- The Fray
  • June 28- Noah Cyrus
  • June 29- Spirit West Coast
  • June 30- Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias
  • July 2- The O’Jays
  • July 4- Jeff Ross

50 Shades of Festivals-  The fair hosts Festivals Check out what is Pouring this year,  Toast of the Coast Wine Festival  June 9 Grab your tickets while they are Hot-Cha-Cha. The San Diego International Beer Festival Friday June15-June 17, 5 Sessions, 100 Beers,1 Glass.   Distilled Spirits and Cocktail Festival . Saturday June 23,  You can come & raise a glass to toast the fair!  Cheers.

fair chris kennedy merry go round

50 Shades of Parking-  General Admission On-Site Parking is $15 & Preferred Parking is $25. There are off-site Parking options at the Horse Park, Torrey Pines High School & MiraCosta College- San Elijo. During the Fair, turn your radio to AM 1680 for real-time parking updates.

Do you have the fever for the flavor of the fair, if so now is the time to go check out sights & sounds of the San Diego Fair.  It runs from June 1-July 4 closed Mondays & Tuesdays Sundays are Family Day so grab your friends and family and we will see you out at the Fair.

Who Wants to Meet me at the Fair? san diego fair sunset

Written by Jennifer Jrock Blake



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