• Pirates of Emerson
    10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017

  • Pumpkin Patch
    10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017

  • Harvest Moon Classic
    10/19/2017 - 10/22/2017

  • Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show
    10/27/2017 - 10/29/2017

  • la 'Oe E Ka La Hula Festival
    11/03/2017 - 11/05/2017

    11/03/2017 - 11/04/2017

  • Goodguys 28th Autumn Get-Together
    11/11/2017 - 11/12/2017

  • Christmas Trees
    11/20/2017 - 12/24/2017

  • Great Train Show
    11/25/2017 - 11/26/2017

  • Pleasanton Floor Hockey Regional Competition
    12/02/2017 - 12/02/2017


RE: Special Event Fireworks Alert
EVENT DATE: Saturday, October 7, 2017

A fireworks display will be included as part of a special event held at the Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The show will start between 9:00 – 9:15 p.m. and will last approximately 15 minutes.  While this may be great news for many, we hope advance notice will provide the opportunity for everyone to plan ahead as needed.

Please visit our website or Facebook page for more information on our upcoming events.

Thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.

Welcome to Alameda County Fairgrounds, the East Bay’s Premier Event Center and home to the Alameda County Fair since 1912.

Conveniently located near freeways and BART, the Fairgrounds in Pleasanton hosts more than 300 commercial and private events each year, from trade shows and festivals to company parties, group picnics and weddings.

Check the events calendar regularly for information on popular annual events such as the Scottish Games, Pirates of Emerson and Rugged Maniac, Goodguys car shows, Home & Garden shows and much more.

There’s always something happening at Alameda County Fairgrounds!

Commercial & Private Events

Alameda County Fairgrounds offers a wide variety of indoor and outdoor venues year-round for every type and size of event.


Romance is always in the air at the beautiful, historic Fairgrounds! The park-like setting and affordable, full-service venues offer endless possibilities for your special day.



The Fairgrounds offers a variety of picnic areas for group rentals, year-round. Choose the perfect one for your next company or group event.



Whether your event is big or small, private or public, formal or casual, Spectra Food Service offers expert service tailored to your needs.