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.

Tribute to Aretha Franklin and Friends

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!

This high-energy show honors three of pop and soul music's biggest stars. "Tribute to Aretha Franklin and Friends" stars DeNita Asberry as Aretha Franklin; Tino Ibach as Stevie Wonder; and Bobby Brooks Wilson, honoring his father, Jackie Wilson. You'll hear their biggest hits including, "Respect", "A Natural Woman", "Chain of Fools", "Think", "Sir Duke", "Superstition", "You Are the Sunshine of My Life", "I Just Called to Say I Love You", "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher", "Lonely Teardrops", "Baby Workout" and many more!

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