ALL APRIL FAIRGROUND EVENTS CANCELED

Turlock, CA (March 21, 2020) – California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a statewide order on Thursday for all residents to ‘stay at home’ amid a Coronavirus outbreak.

With the recent mandate by the Governor, the Stanislaus County Fairground officials have made a cautionary step in canceling all April events at the Fairgrounds.

The following events have been canceled at the Fairgrounds:

Turlock Holistic Expo:  April 4, 2020

Central Valley Jersey Breeders Show:  April 4, 2020

Alegria Family Circus:  April 9-13, 2020

Sintral Valley Derby Girls Derby:  April 11, 2020

Portuguese Festival:  April 18, 2020

Stanislaus Farm Bureau:  April 23, 2020

Stanislaus Holstein Show:  April 20-25, 2020

Santa Clara Dog Show:  April 25-26, 2020

“In the best interest of our community and wanting everyone to be safe, it was best that we canceled all April events,” said Matt Cranford, chief executive officer for the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds. “We are looking forward to when we can come out and enjoy our summer, especially the Fair.”

The 2020 Stanislaus County Fair opens Friday, July 10th for a 10-day run. Fair guests can count on an award-winning experience that has been over 109 years in the making. Discounted Fair admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and the Fair season pass will be on sale beginning Saturday, April 25, 2020.  Corporate ticket sales will also be available to purchase at a highly discounted rate.  Visit the Fair’s website for upcoming ticket sale information at www.stancofair.com.

The 2020 Fair will feature a spectacular children’s area. Also planned for 2020 are 10-nights of free celebrity concerts included with Fair admission, a total of three stages of live entertainment, upwards of 30,000 local exhibits and over 1,750 animals.  Metal-mashing motorsports in the FoodMaxx Arena will also be featured.

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The mission of the Stanislaus County Fair is to provide a family and community-oriented experience promoting agriculture, entertainment and technology.  For more information about the award-winning Stanislaus County Fair, visit www.stancofair.com.

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