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!
Take time to read the Entertainer Handbook and other information before you start the application process. Most of the answers to questions you have will be in this information.
Application deadline: Monday, March 16, 2020. The earlier you apply, the better chance you have of getting preferred dates and stages.
I Want to Apply!
If you’ve read the “how-to” documents on this page and you’ve gathered what you need, then it’s time to apply for stage time at the 2020 San Diego County Fair!
In the past, we had one application for everyone. This year, we have two — one for music soloists and groups, and another for dance/variety performers.
Do you need to add or change information on the application you already submitted? No worries, we’ve got you covered.
FAQs – Application Process
What you need to provide when you apply, why we ask you for multiple dates/times, and more.
FAQs – What The Fair Supplies
What we give you or will have for you to use, and what you need to bring.
FAQs – Solo Artists Who Also Perform in a Band
Solo artists and bands are separate performers in our system. Here’s what you need to know if you perform alone and with others.
FAQs – Miscellaneous
Answers to other questions you may have.