• The Fly Fishing Show
    02/24/2017 - 02/26/2017

  • Stamp & Scrapbook Expo
    03/03/2017 - 03/04/2017

  • Synopsys Alameda County Science & Engineering Fair
    03/10/2017 - 03/12/2017

  • Gem Faire
    03/10/2017 - 03/12/2017

  • SEF Festival of Colors
    03/11/2017 - 03/11/2017

  • Antique Show
    03/19/2017 - 03/19/2017

  • Goodguys 35th All American Get-Together
    03/25/2017 - 03/26/2017

  • March for Babies
    04/01/2017 - 04/30/2017

  • 37th Annual Cat Fanciers Assoc AllBreed Cat Show
    04/01/2017 - 04/02/2017

  • Insane Inflatable 5K
    04/01/2017 - 04/01/2017

  • Cinderella Classic Bike Tour
    04/08/2017 - 04/08/2017

  • Pop Culture Convention
    04/08/2017 - 04/08/2017

  • RoboGames
    04/21/2017 - 04/23/2017

Discount 2017 Fair Tickets are now on sale.

Buy Discount Tickets

Season Pass - Give the gift of unlimited fun – a 2017 Fair Season Pass! Good all 20 days. 

Fun Pack - 4 General Fair Admission tickets and 1 General Fair parking pass.


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.