Sonoma County Fair

Sonoma County Fairgrounds 

August 3 — August 13

11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Gates Close at 9:00 pm

Buildings Close at 10:00 pm

1350 Bennett Valley Rd.,  Santa Rosa, CA, 95404

 

The Sonoma County Fair is the Northbay’s largest summer event with more than 270,000 in attendance for 11 days of family fun. Wine Country Horse Racing bursts out of the gates along with opening day of the Fair and runs August 3 – 6, August 10 – 13 and continues after the Fair August 18 - 20.

Get ready for snow in August, a Mardi Gras parade, Talk like a Pirate day and more at the Sonoma County Fair,       August 3 – August 13! The Hall of Flowers floral design theme will be “Holidays in Bloom”, in conjunction with the Fair’s 2016 theme "Holidaze at the Sonoma County Fair”. Wine Country Horse Racing bursts out of the gates along with opening day of the Fair and runs August 3 – 6, August 10 – 13 and continues after the Fair August 18 - 20. Other highlights include our Community Concert Series FREE with Fair Admission, a spectacular new carnival, PRCA Rodeo, Destruction Derby, Monster Trucks, holiday themed activities, Lorikeet Encounter, Reptile Exhibit, High Diving Pirates of the Caribbean, livestock shows, comedy nights and so much more.

Fair Tickets:    
Single General Admission Tickets (Ages 13+) $10 ($13 after August 2)    
Single Kids Admission Tickets (Ages 7 - 12) $7    
Kids (6 and Younger) FREE Every Day    
Carnival Pre-Sale COMBO (Now includes Fair Admission!) $48 Value - Pre-Sale Price $33: For the first time, you can purchase a coupon for a discounted carnival wristband AND Fair admission. Good ANY DAY of the Fair! Only available through August 2.

Carnival Hours:    
Opening Day Thursday, August 3 - Open 3:00 PM    
Monday-Friday - Open Noon    
Saturdays - Open 11:00 AM    
Sundays - Open 11:00 AM    
Hall of Flowers Exhibit will close at 8:00 PM on Sunday, August 13

Check our website for more info on special days and discounts.

Amenities

  • Entry Fee
  • Open to Public
  • Family/Kid Friendly
  • Arts & Entertainment