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.

VAVi’s San Diego County Fair 5K Fun Run

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!

VAVi’s San Diego County Fair 5K is an all-ages, behind-the-scenes run/walk around the Fair before it opens for the day. See the Fair in a whole new light, and run off enough calories to enjoy those tasty Fair treats after you cross the finish line.

Get ready to run, skip, and stroll your way through the Fair and see all of the attractions before the crowds arrive. You’ve never seen the Fair like this!

Registration information is below.

Registration includes:

  • Official San Diego County Fair 5K T-shirt
  • Participation in a 5K fun run (or walk) throughout the Fairgrounds
  • Admission to the San Diego County Fair on Race Day ($20 value)
  • A “Plus 1” coupon for admission to the San Diego County Fair for only $8 ($12 savings)
  • 1 additional ticket to the San Diego County Fair to be used at a later date ($20 value)
  • Timing clocks so you can track your time
  • More fun to come!

NOTE: This event requires pre-registration and takes place prior to the Fair’s opening time.

SAVE $5 on Registration!
Enter promo code FAIR5 to save $5 on registration fees!

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