MAY 27-31, 2021


General Info/Schedule

Getting to the Sacramento County Fair at Cal Expo
Our physical address is 1600 Exposition Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95815. Vehicle entry through Gate D at Exposition Blvd and Challenge Way. Gate admission is located at the entrance to the Cal Expo Rodeo Arena.


Fair Prices & Hours
The 2020 Sacramento County Fair
runs May 21 - 25 (Memorial Weekend)

Fair Theme
"Let's Eat, Have Fun & Celebrate the Red, White & Blue"

Fair Admission
Kids 0-12: FREE
Presale: $7.00
On-site: $8.00

Carnival Wristband
All you can ride in one day. Does not include Fair admission.
Presale: $25.00
On-site: $35.00


Bike Parking
Limited bike parking is available near the Rodeo Gate Entrance.

The Sacramento County Fair is a Smoke Free Fair!
Please smoke before entering the Fair. A designated smoking section is located prior to entry.

Mommy Lounge - Bldg C
A private place for nursing moms enjoying the Fair

Military Day (May 27)
All Military Free (with valid Id)

Fair Hours
May 21 - 22, Thursday and Friday 10 am - 10 pm
May 23- 24, Saturday and Sunday 10 am - 10 pm
May 25, Monday, US Army Memorial Day 10 am - 7 pm

Carnival Hours
May 21 - 22, Thursday and Friday 11am – 10 pm
May 23- 24, Saturday and Sunday 11 am - 10 pm
May 25, Monday, Memorial Day 11 am - 7 pm

Building Hours
Building C: Local arts, crafts, demonstrations & Wild Science
Building D: The Shoppers Expo with extraordinary products & services, free drawing daily

Thursday - Sunday
10 am - 10 pm
Monday, Memorial Day 10 am - 7 pm

Livestock Pavilion Hours
Thursday - Sunday 8 am - 8 pm
Junior Livestock Auction, Sunday 10 am - 6 pm
Monday, Memorial Day * 10 am - 5 pm
*Most animals leave the Fair early on Monday morning. To visit the most animals please plan to visit before Monday.

Carnival Rides
Midway of Fun provides 30 fun and thrilling carnival rides to make your County Fair experience memorable and magical! The Main Carnival features 20 exciting rides and our Kids' Carnival (especially for youngsters 3 - 7) has 10 rides especially for our littlest guests. For Carnival height requirement click here. For Carnival promotions click here.

Wheelchairs and wagon rentals are available at Cost is $15.00 for 6 hours and $20.00