Be a Part of the Fair



Do you have a great product or service you’d like to bring to the Fair? We are always looking for the next great thing! Vendors are selected based on space availability, product balance and uniqueness.
Terri Thut
Phone: 925 426-7572
Email for more information

Note: There is a non-refundable application fee of $30

Maker’s Market (Artisan Alley)

Maker’s Market is a fun, shaded outdoor marketplace inside the Fairgrounds where local artisans of all types may showcase and sell their craft. Booths/tents are located in a prime traffic area with reasonable rates and flexible rental terms.

Terri Thut
Phone: 925 426-7572
Email for more information

Note: There is a non-refundable application fee of $30


Food Vendors

Alameda County Fair is known to have some of the best food vendors around. If you are up to the challenge, submit an application for consideration. Concession space for the next Fair is awarded based on availability, product balance and uniqueness.



Top names such as Big O Tires, Mattress Firm and Lucky California sponsor many of our featured events and attractions each year. Find out how your business can benefit by partnering with the Fair.

Tandem Partnerships
Phone: 415.705.5408





Location is king! Alameda County Fair’s Premium Partner Program offers premium commercial space and elevated partner benefits.



Lila Sadeghi
Tandem Partnerships
Phone: 415.705.5566





If you are a professional entertainer interested in bringing your crowd-wowing talent to the Fair, let our people know!

Please contact:
Viking Agency


You know you love the Fair, why not work here?  We hire hundreds of seasonal employees for our award-winning Fair each year. The Fair offers a wide a variety of positions and flexible shifts, so come join us this summer! Check out open positions for 2020 at the Fair’s employment web page starting in March.
If you are interested in year round employment, please visit our year-round employment page for our current openings.

We couldn’t do it without you! Volunteers help make Alameda County Fair a better place, each and every year. Whether you are looking to earn community service hours for your school or organization, or just want to join in the fun, we would love to hear from you.

or 925-426-7610

Volunteer Information


2020 Season Passes
Admission every day of Fair!
Discounts include*

  • $15 Discount on ALL Concert Reserved Seats
  • Wine Fest
  • Beer Fest
  • Cocktail Fest
  • Action Sports Arena Premium Reserved Seats
  • Box Seats at the Race Track Perks
  • Plus, get early access to special event tickets before they go on sale to the general public

    PREMIUM Season Passes also includes one parking pass per day every day of Fair*

    *Restrictions apply: One daily, nontransferable Fair admission, (June 19, 2020 – July 12, 2020) Wednesdays - Sundays. Handstamp required for re-entry; not transferable. Season Pass special event tickets do not include Fair Admission. Your Season Pass is your admission ticket. Discounted tickets purchased for guests who do not have a season pass, must purchase admission separately in advance, or at admission gates. Limit six (6) concert seats per season pass holder per show. Bleacher seats not for sale and will be released 7PM day of show. First come, first serve while supplies last.**Premium Season Pass Parking includes one General parking lot entry per day (June 19, 2020 – July 12, 2020) Wednesdays - Sundays. General lots include Gate 7 (when open), Gate 8 and Gate 12 parking lots. Does not include parking in-and-out privileges, WP, VIP or other event parking. Parking passes only apply to PREMIUM Season Pass Holders; not transferable.