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Educational Programs

Fun learning programs for students, schools and teachers.

Youth Clubs

Bring your youth group to the San Diego County Fair for special fun and activities.

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School Staff Appreciation Day

Teachers and school staffers: Enjoy a discount day at the Fair on one of three Fridays.

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Reading Certificate

Kids: Download our certificate, read 10 books and come to the Fair for free!

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Girl Scout Day

We’re celebrating 100 years of the Girl Scout program in San Diego on June 14, with special activities in several Fair locations.

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School Tours

The deadline to apply for a School Tour has passed. Fair staffers will visit classrooms in April.

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Don Diego Scholarships

The Don Diego Scholarship Foundation has college funds for high school seniors who are Fair participants.

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Plant Grow Eat

Elementary school students grow edible plants and bring them to the Fair for judging in this free classroom program.

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Raise The Flag

San Diego County Scout troops can help us raise the flags at our daily Opening Ceremony.

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Field Trip Program

Teachers and Club Leaders: Bring your students to our one-day Summer STEAM Maker Festival, with fun, hands-on learning.

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Best of K-6 Schools

Elementary school teachers: Enter your classroom work in the Best of K-6 Schools competitive exhibit.

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Creative Youth

Kids and teens: Win a ribbon for your cooking and crafting creativity in Creative Youth.

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Student Showcase

Secondary and community college teachers: Enter student projects to win ribbons and awards.

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San Diego County Fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds