The San Diego County Fair is open through July 4. In the interest of public safety, activities involving direct animal interaction at the Fair have been suspended.

All guests are encouraged to wash their hands after any contact with animals or their living area, as well as prior to eating or drinking.

Reading Certificate

The information below is from the 2019 Fair, and it will give you an idea of what to expect in 2020. Please check back soon!

Read 10 books and come to the Fair free!

Kids up to age 12 can get a free day at the San Diego County Fair if they read 10 age-appropriate books and have that verified by their teacher or librarian.

Start reading now!

Download and print the Reading Certificate below, print the name of each book you read, and give the certificate to your teacher or librarian to sign. Then on the day you want to come to the Fair, bring the certificate and show it at the entry gate for admission.

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We’re the San Diego County Fair and we send fun emails.
If you sign up for our email list, we pinky swear that we’ll only send you the good stuff. (must be at least 13 years old)