Press Releases

3/6/10 California State Fair Board of Directors Announces 
2019 Agriculturalist of the Year

3/5/19 BONDOLIO & CALIVIRGIN WIN AGAIN! The California State Fair Announces winners of the 2019 Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition

12/20/18 California State Fair Seeks Nominees for the 2019 Agriculturalist of the Year Award

12/17/18 New Dates for the California State Fair Commercial and Home Wine Competitions!

12/6/18 California State Fair Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition Open January 8th Announcing New Head Judge

10/24/18 Global Winter Wonderland Returns to Cal Expo for the Fifth Year in a Row

9/20/18 CA State Fair Seeks Cultural Advisory Council Members

9/6/18 New Fall and Winter Events at Cal Expo

9/6/18 9/11 Memorial Ceremony Begins at 8 a.m.

8/20/18 K-6th Grade Farms Tours Begin With The California State Fair Blue Ribbon Brunch

8/15/18 Teachers, Sign Up for K-6 Grade Farm Tours

7/30/18 2018 CA State Fair Wrap-up: Many first-ever moments

7/23/18 Final Week of the CA State Fair is Filled with Don’t Miss Moments

7/21/18 CA State Fair Monorail Temporarily Closed

7/20/18 Best of California Brewfest is Tomorrow – Don’t Miss It!

7/19/18 First-Ever Youth Mariachi Competition at the California State Fair

7/17/18 Food Drive at the California State Fair a HUGE success

7/13/18 The Best 2018 County Exhibit Is…

7/2/18 You’re Invited to the July 4th Fireworks Show at Cal Expo

6/29/18 NEW Classes let you Taste the Best Food at the CA State Fair

6/25/18 Cal Expo & State Fair Appoints Acting Chief of Police

6/19/18 CA State Fair holds press event for top Wine, Beer, Cheese, and Extra Virgin Olive Oil

6/18/18 CA State Fair has found the Best Beer in California

5/30/18 Be a Part of the California Agricultural Heritage Club

5/22/18 First Time Ever: World Famous Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán to Perform at the CA State Fair

5/15/18 CA State Fair Announces 2018 Commercial Cheese Awards

5/7/18 Cal Expo wraps up a successful weekend

4/6/18 Wine Competition Winners Announced for the CA State Fair

4/2/18 Commercial Beer and Cheese Competitions Now OPEN for the 2018 CA State Fair!

3/27/18 CA State Fair Announces 2018 Toyota Concert Series Lineup

3/26/18 CA State Fair Announces Olive Oil Competition Awards

3/20/18 California’s Champions of Technology are Announced

3/19/18 Compete to be the Best! CA State Fair Competitions are for Everyone!

3/8/18 Farm Tours Teach Children About Fresh Food

2/27/18 CA State Fair Announces 2018 Agriculturalist of the Year and Wine Industry Leader Awards 

2/9/18 CA State Fair Concert Ticket Presale In Time For Valentines

2/6/18 Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition is Open

1/25/18 Visit Sac Unified Wine and Grape Announcement

1/23/18 2018 CA State Fair Commercial Wine Competition Opens!

1/22/18 The CA State Fair is in Motion! Homebrew Competition is Now Open

1/17/18 CA State Fair Opens Champion of Technology Nominations

12/21/17 CA State Fair Seeks Nominations for the Agriculturalist of the Year Award



11/9/18 November Is Action Packed At Cal Expo – See Events Here

10/5/18 Fall into Events at Cal Expo this October

9/7/18 September’s Packed With Events at Cal Expo

8/7/18 Summer’s Not Over Yet At Cal Expo

7/28/18 Don’t Miss the Last Day of the 2018 CA State Fair!

7/27/18 Last Weekend of the 2018 CA State Fair

7/26/18 Last Weekend of the 2018 CA State Fair – Senior Savings Friday

7/25/18 Last Week of the 2018 CA State Fair – First Responders Appreciation Day

7/24/18 Last Week of the 2018 CA State Fair & $2 Tastes!

7/23/18 Last Week and Last $2 Rides For All & Kids FREE Tuesday of the 2018 CA State Fair!

7/22/18 Last Monday to give BIG and get into the CA State Fair FREE

7/21/18 Don’t Miss a Sensational Sunday at the CA State Fair

7/19/18 Big Weekend Coming up! Brews, Corndogs, Mariachi and more at the Fair

7/18/18 Military & Veterans get FREE Admission to the CA State Fair

7/17/18 Love Fair food? Tomorrow taste everything for just $2!

7/16/18 Kids get in FREE tomorrow at the CA State Fair

7/15/18 UPDATED: Get into the CA State Fair FREE and support a good cause

7/14/18 Sunday Fun-day at the CA State Fair

7/13/18 Plan your weekend at the CA State Fair

7/9/18 Get these fabulous CA State Fair specials before they’re gone

6/26/18 Get Ready For The Fair!

6/7/18 June Events Coming to Cal Expo

5/3/18 Big Day of Giving and More at Cal Expo

4/6/18 Spring Into April Events at Cal Expo

3/8/18 March Madness at Cal Expo

2/10/18 Valentines Concert Ticket Special ❤

2/7/18 February is Full of Events

1/9/18 Bring In The New Year At Cal Expo!