Unleash your inner child with new Fair entertainment!

Turlock, CA (May 22, 2019) - Stingrays, tigers, and puppets, Oh my! Let your imagination run wild at the Stanislaus County Fair with three new features. The Stanislaus County Fair introduces the interactive Walk in the Wild Exhibit, the spectacular Magical Moments from the Wizard of Oz Marionette Show, and the live Stingrays Exhibit! “We [...]

2019-05-22T11:18:17-07:00May 22nd, 2019|News|


Turlock, CA (April 24, 2019) – The Stanislaus County Fair is getting ready to welcome the incredible late ’60 s Jazz Rock band, Blood, Sweat, & Tears.     The Stanislaus County Fair welcomes Blood, Sweat, & Tears, Saturday, July 13, 2019.  This fusion group will be performing on the Coors Light Variety Free Stage at [...]

2019-04-24T08:09:54-07:00April 23rd, 2019|News|

Don’t have a cow – it’s Ag in the Class

Turlock, CA (March 28, 2019) – The Stanislaus County Fair is partnering with local pre-school through fifth-grade classes, as well as after school programs to teach students about the importance of dairy and dairy cattle in the community. The Stanislaus County Fair’s “School Involvement Program” is sponsored by the Turlock Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee, [...]

2019-03-28T09:14:04-07:00March 28th, 2019|News|

Stay Young for the High Valley at the Stanislaus County Fair

Turlock, CA (March 21, 2019) —High Valley is headed to the Central Valley as the opening act for the 2019 Stanislaus County Fair. High Valley will be performing Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Stanislaus County Fair on the Coors Light Variety Free Stage. The concert will be hosted by KAT Country 103 and will [...]

2019-03-21T09:04:28-07:00March 19th, 2019|News|

All Poultry Shows Canceled

Turlock, CA (March 19, 2019) – Stanislaus County Fair officials announced on Monday, March 18, 2019 after the board meeting to cancel all poultry shows for the 2019 Fair livestock program. The decision comes after California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and USDA recommended all Fairs evaluate their poultry shows due to Virulent Newcastle [...]

2019-03-19T13:22:01-07:00March 19th, 2019|News|

Win a BBQ Party!

Turlock, CA (March 14, 2019) –Stanislaus County Fair’s Kids Club Educational Program has once again partnered with the Turlock Unified School District (TUSD) child nutritional program, Real.Fresh. to promote healthy eating throughout the summer and school year. This is the fifth year the Stanislaus County Fair has partnered with TUSD to launch the 20/20 Fruit [...]

2019-03-14T11:45:01-07:00March 14th, 2019|News|

Carry on the Southern Country Rock sound with the Marshall Tucker Band

Turlock, CA (February 21, 2019) –Timeless essence of country music is coming to the Stanislaus County Fair. The Stanislaus County Fair welcomes The Marshall Tucker Band on Thursday, July 18, 2019. The band will be performing on the Coors Light Variety Free Stage at 8:30 p.m. The concert will be hosted by 104.1 The Hawk [...]

2019-02-21T08:54:13-07:00February 21st, 2019|News|

Mandatory Training for ALL Livestock Exhibitors

Beginning January 1, 2019, the Fairs and Exposition Branch (F&E) will require all California Fairs (County, Citrus & District Agricultural Associations) junior livestock (large and small animal, excluding dog and horse) exhibitors to annually participate in the Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) program, a youth education certification program on the issues of [...]

2019-02-19T08:49:51-07:00February 14th, 2019|News|

Stanislaus County Fair Nominated For Highest Award!

Turlock, CA (January 31, 2019) – The Stanislaus County Fair has once again received awards of distinction from Western Fairs Association (WFA). Western Fairs Association, a non-profit trade association serving the fair industry throughout 14 Western United States and Canada, recognized the Stanislaus County Fair with eight awards overall. The highest award was the Merrill [...]

2019-01-31T12:10:01-07:00January 31st, 2019|News|

“Fall” for Clay Walker at the Stanislaus County Fair

Turlock, CA (January 17, 2019) – Clay Walker will take the stage at the 2019 Stanislaus County Fair this summer. The amazing country artist, Clay Walker will perform on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Stanislaus County Fair. Walker will appear on the Variety Free Stage at 8:30 p.m. The concert is hosted by KAT [...]

2019-01-22T12:08:27-07:00January 17th, 2019|News|

2019 Replacement Heifer Applications!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   For Immediate Release: January 3, 2019   REPLACEMENT HEIFER APPLICATION DEADLINES Turlock, CA (January 3, 2019) - Entry deadlines for Replacement Heifer applications for the 2019 Stanislaus County Fair are due at the livestock office on the following days:  Tuesday, February 19th 2 p.m.- 6 p.m. and Wednesday, February 20th [...]

2019-02-05T14:50:38-07:00January 3rd, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

2019 Fair Dates Announced!

For Immediate Release: November 8, 2018   FAIR OFFICIALS CONFIRM 2019 FAIR DATES Turlock, CA (November 8, 2018) — Stanislaus County Fair officials have confirmed the dates for the 108th Fair in 2019. The Stanislaus County Fair is set to run for 10-days on July 12 – 21, 2019. “We had a very successful 2018 [...]

2018-11-08T12:08:34-07:00November 8th, 2018|News|

Tastes of the Valley Tickets!

Click here for Tastes of the Valley Tickets   For Immediate Release: September 13, 2018  16TH ANNUAL “TASTES OF THE VALLEY” AT THE STANISLAUS COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS   Turlock, CA (September 13, 2018) — “Come Grow with Us” as Stanislaus State Agriculture Department and Friends of the Fair Foundation present the 16th annual Tastes of the [...]

2018-09-18T09:02:07-07:00September 13th, 2018|Events, News, Uncategorized|

2018 Stanislaus County Fair Summer fun ends strong!

Turlock, CA (August 2, 2018) – From guests having a roaring good time inside the new dinosaur exhibit to kids learning about real life Zebras and Camels inside the 4H Farmyard, the 107th Stanislaus County Fair brought in crowds from various places to educate themselves about science and Agriculture while having fun. Residents picked the [...]

2018-08-02T14:15:12-07:00August 2nd, 2018|News|

Shout out to savings at the Fair

Turlock, CA (July 5, 2018)– Imagine the savings at the 2018 Stanislaus County Fair, opening Friday, July 13th for a 10-day run. Discounted Fair admission tickets and unlimited ride wristbands are on sale now through July 12th until 7 p.m. “There are plenty of ways to save this year at the Fair,” said Adrenna Alkhas, [...]

2018-07-05T15:58:47-07:00July 5th, 2018|News|

City of Turlock & Stancofair Board team up for free bus rides during Fair

Turlock, CA (June 28, 2018) – The City of Turlock officials have approved free bus rides on Turlock Transit from July 9-22, 2018, to include the run of the Stanislaus County Fair. Turlock Transit will allow all routes to be free of charge to patrons riding their busses during the run of the Fair.  Bus [...]

2018-06-28T10:04:29-07:00June 28th, 2018|News|


Turlock, CA (June 5, 2018) – With today’s voting and if Prop 68 passes, Governor Brown will include $3.6 million for Fairgrounds. In 2010, Governor Jerry Brown’s department of finance recommended that $32 million of all the California county fairs’ funding be eliminated. In 2011, the proposed elimination of funding went on to reduce the [...]

2018-06-05T11:02:11-07:00June 5th, 2018|News|


Who Will Reign Champion of the Destruction Derby? Turlock, CA (May 31, 2018) – The Turlock Lions Club is bringing their popular Derby back to this year’s Fair – but with a twist! The Stanislaus County Fair will be the go-to place for this summer’s metal-on-metal destruction, which will be held Monday, July 16 and [...]

2018-05-31T09:41:03-07:00May 31st, 2018|News|