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.
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!
Win Cash Awards and Ribbons
Photographers enter their images for more than $25,000 in cash awards and ribbons in the International Exhibition of Photography at the San Diego County Fair.
Photo Shootout Contest
If you entered the Fair’s Photo Shootout Contest by the deadline of June 8, you will find information on this one-day, on-site contest that happens during the Fair in the Contests section.
The Fine Print
Got questions? Here is more information on entering this exhibit.
Entry deadline: Entries are closed for this competition.
Awards ceremony: By invitation only to exhibitors who advanced to Tier 2.
Exhibit dates: May 31-July 4, 2019.
Results posted: On June 6, 2019 (see below).
Exhibit pick-up date: Friday, July 5, 2019.
Photographers with accepted entries: This video will help you to mount your printed entries correctly.
Speakers & Workshops
Talented photographers will share their knowledge on taking and editing photos in a series of photography workshops during the Fair.
Sincere and heartfelt thanks to our valued partners.
Pre-Fair Photo Workshops
What do the judges look for? Get the inside scoop at one of our pre-Fair photo workshops. Judges will critique your images, and answer your questions.
|March 9, 2019||1:00-4:00PM||George’s Camera
7475 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego 92114