SONOMA COUNTY FAIR

AUG 1-11, 2024

SONOMA COUNTY FAIR

"The Greatest Fair on Earth" August 1- 11, 2024

***ADVANCED SALE STARTS Saturday, May 11, 2024 10:00 AM ***

HOURS

Admission Gates are open from Noon until 9:00 p.m.
The fair will remain open until 10:00 p.m. Monday Through Thursday, Open to 11:00 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, and First Sunday.

Carnival opens at 3:00 p.m. on Opening Day, Thursday, August 1st. Noon opening during the rest of the event. Carnival will close Sunday, August 11th at 10:30 PM.
Exhibit buildings open at noon and close 1 hour before event closing

LOCATION AND DIRECTIONS

1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Click here for directions and area map

Click here for a fairgrounds map

What is Prohibited (Do not bring to the Fair)

Bags, purses, backpacks (clear bag policy in effect)

Weapons of any type

Pets - Service animals are ok

Drugs

Glass Bottles

Metal Cans

Squirt Guns Balloons

Bicycles

Professional Camera equipment and selfie sticks

Hover Boards and skate boards

Scooters Alcoholic beverages

Knives / Guns / Mace / Pepper Spray / Clubs or "anything determined by security to be a weapon"

Scooter and wheelchair rentals are available just inside the Brookwood Gate in front of Garrett Hall

Rental Fees:

Scooters$35 half day (up to 3 hours)$60 full day

Wheelchairs$20

PaymentCredit Card, no cash please.  An ID is needed at time of rental and a damage waiver must be signed.

PLEASE NOTE:  Rentals are limited and on a first come basis.  NO reservations accepted.  Senior Days on Fridays are extremely busy and you may want to bring your own equipment.

IN-PERSON OFFSITE TICKET SALES LOCATIONS: TBD

ABOUT THE FAIR

The Sonoma County Fair is an annual event that captivates visitors with its vibrant atmosphere and diverse offerings. Held in scenic Sonoma County, California, this fair is a celebration of community spirit, agriculture, entertainment, and wholesome fun. From thrilling amusement rides and live music performances to engaging exhibits showcasing local produce, crafts, and artwork, the fair offers something for everyone. Attendees can indulge in mouthwatering fair food, participate in thrilling competitions, enjoy live animal exhibits, and explore the region's rich agricultural heritage. With its charming blend of entertainment and education, the Sonoma County Fair is a must-visit destination that brings joy and excitement to people of all ages.