Creative Youth Contests
Kids can enter cooking and craft contests for fun, free Fair admission, and ribbons!
Home & Hobby Contests
Adults: Show off your cooking and crafts skills in contests during the Fair. Participation gets you free admission!
Join in the fun of our Western theme contests! Stick Horse Roping, Cowboy Hat Toss, and more!
San Diego County Fair 5K
Start your Fair day early with a fun 5K run through the Fairgrounds the morning of June 17.
Join the motorcycle ride to the San Diego County Fair, and win a ribbon for the Best Bike!
Best Dance Crew
We’re sorry to tell you that this competition has been cancelled for 2017. Thanks for your interest!