Perform at The Fair

The San Diego County Fair has some of the Southern California’s finest entertainment on eight different stages. You can be part of it!

2017 San Diego County Fair Dates

Friday, June 2 through Tuesday, July 4.
The Fair is closed the first four Mondays and the first three Tuesdays.

Fair Theme: Where the West Is Fun

Grab your cowboy hat, pull on your boots, and ride on over as we celebrate the legendary rough-and-tumble Wild, Wild West.

The application process takes 10-15 minutes to complete, and requires a $20 non-refundable processing fee.

For a smooth transaction have your credit card, music clips and photo (if needed) ready before you fill out your application.

Music Groups: You will be required to upload a photo of your group, along with a minimum of two examples of your music. You can also submit the examples of your music on the application using any of these three links YouTube, SoundCloud, Website or EPK.

Dance Groups: You are not required to upload a photo of your group.

General Information

The deadline for applying to be a Fair Entertainer has passed, but we encourage you to still send in your application. You will be on an automatic waiting list, and we often pull from this list. Before filling out an application, refer to the Entertainer Handbook for helpful information.

Application Overview
Entertainer Handbook
Frequently Asked Questions
Map of Fair Stages
Stage Spec Sheet
Entertainer Information

I Want to Apply!

Submit your application today to perform at the 2017 San Diego County Fair. The application deadline was March 13, 2017. Those who apply after that date will be put on a waiting list in the event an entertainer has to cancel.

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Do you need to add or change information on the application you already submitted? No worries, we’ve got you covered.

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San Diego County Fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds