The OC Fair returns for another year of summer fun for the whole family. Don’t miss the chance to enjoy carnival rides, fair food, and plenty of live music and entertainment all summer long. the 2016 OC Fair is open July 15 to August 15, 2016, and features a wide range of activities for fair lovers of all ages.
Make your way to the Pacific Amphitheater for the 2016 Toyota Summer Concert Series lineup of acts. This year’s music performances start as early as Saturday, July 9 where you can get in early for pre-fair shows. Be sure to catch Styx, Three Dog Night with Pacific Symphony and Empire of The Sun Hellogoodbye, among other highly anticipated performances.
The Hangar is where you’ll find more entertainment and tribute bands, including a live rock tribute to Zeppelin and a tribute to ABBA. Make a pit stop at the Action Sports arena for this year’s lineup of motorcycle races, but riding and demolition derbies.The Carnival Midway is the perfect place to enjoy Midway games with the family. Get a wristband for unlimited carnival rides and two free games.
You haven’t really honored the traditional and spirit of the county fair until you watch or participate in one of the pie competitions, baking competitions and other events to win the coveted blue ribbon.The OC Fair & Event Center is located at 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa, just a short drive from Orange Coun-ty Ayres Hotels. Stay at the Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa for easy access to the fairgrounds and a re-laxing, boutique-inspired setting. Guests enjoy deluxe amenities, including a plush Ayres Celestial Sleeper bed and an in-suite jetted tub.