Each year, thousands of visitors attend the Santa Barbara County Fair. The Fair showcases the community's interests and talents, offering a unique assortment of activities to do and see. From jams and jellies, to pies, photography, homemade quilts and floriculture, the Santa Barbara County Fair provides visitors with an interesting mix of both community oriented and educational fun. The Fair also feature award winning wines, fine art, and plenty of entertainment, including a destruction derby. This agriculturally oriented county fair features the State's largest junior livestock auction, along with plenty of other plant and animal based agricultural exhibits.
The Fair offers a variety of Free (with paid admission) interactive, kid friendly shows and educational exhibits. Free attractions also includes both local and “big-name” musical artists each year, such as Maddie and Tae and Clay Walker, all Free with your paid admission into the Fair.
There are plenty of carnival rides, animals, petting zoos, pony rides and of course, lots of fantastic fair food in a wholesome, old-fashioned atmosphere for the whole family to enjoy!
8:00am -12:00pm: Receive late specail contest entries.
12:00pm - 5:00pm: Judging of posters and other special contest entries tb:00am will be closed)
Weigh-In -All animals not making weight or failing vet check must be removed from the grounds 3:00pm - 6:00pm, release required.
8:00am –11:00am: Market Steers - Beef Barn Scale
Replacement Heifers (Weigh-in and Pregtesting) - Beef Barn Scale
8:00am –11:00am: Sheep and Goats - Frank Marciel Pavilion
8:00am –3:00pm: Market Swine (south barn, north barn) - South Hog Barn Scale
5:00pm Farm Supply Quiz J:00am 2019 - Budweiser Minetti Arena