Press Room

2020 Press Releases

2-14-20 Alameda County Fair receives top awards from the Western Fairs Association

2019 Press Releases

12-3-19 The ‘Road to Summer’ Starts at the Alameda County Fair
11-20-19 Board Election 2019 Press Release
9-25-19 Thousands of Handmade Arts and Crafts on Display at the Pleasanton Harvest Festival®
8-2-19 Alameda County Fair Foundation Raises $70,000 for Educational Youth Programs
7-29-19 Alameda County Fair Gives Back Through Numerous Community Programs
7-12-19 2019 Alameda County Fair Ends with Increased Overall Attendance
7-4-19 Final Days of Summer Fun at the Alameda County Fair
7-1-19 Alameda County Fair Highlights Safe, Family Fun with Enhanced Security Measures During 4th of July
6-28-19 Exciting Activities on Tap for the Third Weekend of the Alameda County Fair
6-20-19 Fun and Festivities Continue at the Alameda County Fair’s Second Weekend
6-14-19 Alameda County Fair Announces the “Last Ride” of the Opening Day Cattle Drive
6-10-19 Alameda County Fair Offers Sneak Peek of Opening Weekend Festivities
6-3-19 New Cultural Festivals and Special Features Debut at the Alameda County Fair
5-24-19 Alameda County Fair Helps Attendees Save Big with its Discount Days and Deals
5-17-19 Alameda County Fair Announces Best of 2019 Commercial & Amateur Wine Competitions
4-27-19 Alameda County Fair Offers Exciting Seasonal Job Opportunities at its Annual Summer Job Fair
4-23-19 Alameda County Fair Returns with Thrilling New Mega-Flip Ride, Delicious Food and Top-Notch Entertainment
4-22-19 Call_for_Entries_Press_Release
3-26-19 Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe Joins Big O Tires Concert Series Lineup at 2019 Alameda County Fair
3-14-19 Alameda County Fair Announces Star Studded Line Up for its 2019 Big O Tires Concert Series
3-8-19 Alameda County Fairgrounds Celebrates Their Own Amazing Women
3-7-19 New Youth Agricultural Education Center Opens at Alameda County Fairgrounds
2-29-19 Alameda County Fairgrounds Unveils New Community Youth Barn
2-11-19 Alameda County Fair Honored with Multiple Industry Awards For 2018

2018 Press Releases

11-29-18 Lantern Light Festival Press Release
10-12-18 Alameda County Fair Announces 2019 Dates
7-16-18 Ways Alameda County Fair Gives Back to the Community Each Year
7-12-18 2018 Alameda County Fair Wraps Up 18 Days of Summer Fun
6-29-18 Big Final Days of Live Horse RacingAt 2018 Alameda County Fair
6-21-18 Alameda County Fair Introduces New Safety Measures & Recommendations to Enhance Guest Experience
6-21-18 Racing & Tasting Returns to Alameda County Fair with Special Infield Craft Beer, Wine & Craft Cocktail Events
6-14-18 2018 Alameda County Fair Previews Opening Day Festivities & Full Western Weekend
6-12-18 Fair Food Wizards Return to the Ring For 5th Annual SNACKDOWN Competition
6-7-18 Alameda County Fair Previews Discount Days & Deals for 2018
5-23-18 Alameda County Fair Announces Best of 2018 Commercial & Amateur Wine Competitions
5-18-18 Alameda County Fairgrounds Announces Launch of New Community Youth Barn
5-15-18 Alameda County Fair Announces Return of the Opening Day Cattle Drive
4-5-18 2018 Big O Tires Concert Series Lineup
4-5-18 Summer Job Fair
3-23-18 2018 Alameda County Fair Commercial & Amateur Wine Competitions Last Call for Entries
3-23-18 Alameda County Fair 2018 Competitive Exhibits ENTER YOUR BEST
3-8-18 Alameda County Fair Previews 2018 Attractions


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.