Press Releases

11/16/17 Student Scholarships Offered by Friends of the CA State Fair

10/20/17 Big Hearts from Coast to Coast

9/19/17 California State Fair Seeks New Cultural Advisory Council Members

9/11/17 Media Alert – 9/11 Memorial

8/31/17 Media Alert – Blue Ribbon Brunch Fundraiser

8/14/17 A CA State Fair Farm-to-Fork Feast for a Cause

7/31/17 CA State Fair wraps up Living in the Moment

7/28/17 Media Alert: Fun-filled final weekend for all at the CA State Fair

7/19/17 Media Alert: Live helicopter landing for Military and Veterans Appreciation Day at Fair

7/16/17 Media Alert: Dedication and Ribbon Cutting for Farm Workers’ Exhibit

7/15/17 The Best California County is…

7/14/17 One-of-a-kind exhibit celebrating California’s Farm Workers

7/10/17 You’re invited to Media Day to see what’s NEW and golden at the CA State Fair

6/29/17 ALL wiener dogs welcome to race at the CA State Fair

6/28/17 FREE Fireworks and Entertainment July 4th at Cal Expo

6/20/17 Media Advisory: The Best of California will be awarded on the Capitol North Steps

6/16/17 The Best Beer in California is…

6/15/17 Be part of NorCal’s biggest blood drive, get a FREE CA State Fair ticket

6/14/2017 Call for 2017 California State Fair Media Credential Applications

6/14/2017 MEDIA ALERT: Third-party sites take advantage of CA State Fair music lovers

6/5/17 Fun-For-All Days are here

5/31/17 Otters, an eagle, and video games come together at the Fair

5/15/17 CA State Fair names Golden Bear and Ag Progress Award winners

5/5/17 The Big Cheese – CA State Fair Cheese Winners Announced

5/3/17 Grab Your Fancy Hat, It’s The Kentucky Derby

4/27/17 CA State Fair Extra Virgin Olive Oil Winners Announced

4/20/17 CA State Fair Best of Show Wine Winners Announced

4/17/17 Celebrity Judge Joins the CA Crafts Competition!

4/12/17 CA State Fair Announces Agriculturalist of the Year

4/3/17 CA State Fair Announces Toyota Concert Series

3/1/17 Community Partnerships Supported Red Cross Efforts During Recent Flood

1/24/17 New Nomination Deadline for the 2017 Champion of Technology Awards




11/16/17 Friends of the CA State Fair Scholarship Now Open

11/1/17 Events Keep Going All November at Cal Expo

10/4/17 Cool Weather & Cool Events Ahead at Cal Expo!

9/6/17 Catch the Last Moments of Summer at Cal Expo with a Farm-to-Fork Feast!

8/11/17 The Sounds of Summer at Cal Expo

7/30/17 Last Day to Live in the Moment at the 2017 CA State Fair

7/29/17 Cornhole Championship and the Marshall Tucker Band at the 2017 CA State Fair

7/28/17 You’re invited to the final weekend of the 2017 CA State Fair

7/27/17 First Responders get FREE admission to the CA State Fair today

7/26/17 $2 Tastes are Back at the CA State Fair

7/25/17 Tuesday Savings and Soccer tips from the Pros at the CA State Fair

7/24/17 High School Cook-off and dairy week at the CA State Fair

7/23/17 Today is flower power at the CA State Fair

7/22/17 Saturday is for corn dogs and beer at CA State Fair

7/21/17 Seniors save on Fridays at CA State Fair

7/20/17 Veterans and Military receive FREE admission to the CA State Fair

7/19/17 Wednesday is $2 Taste of the Fair, desserts, and smooth tunes at the CA State Fair

7/18/17 Today’s CA State Fair is free for kids 12 and under, $2 rides for all , and a party for Poppy

7/17/17 The first Monday of the CA State Fair is filled with chocolate, magic, and rock

7/16/17 Special Dedication and more on the third day of the CA State Fair

7/14/17 The California State Fair is underway!

6/7/17 School’s out, June is filled with fun

5/4/17 Make May the BEST

4/11/17 While You’re On Springbreak…

3/8/17 March Madness at Cal Expo!

2/3/17 February Fun At Cal Expo