Santa Barbara County Fair- Santa Barbara, CA

SB County Fair
Mark your calendars! July 10-14, 2019

In 2019, The Santa Barbara County Fair celebrates 128 years!

Each year, thousands of visitors attend the Santa Barbara County Fair. The Fair showcases the community’s interests and talents, offering a unique assortment of activities to do and see. From jams and jellies, to pies, photography, homemade quilts and floriculture, the Santa Barbara County Fair provides visitors with an interesting mix of both community oriented and educational fun. The Fair also feature award winning wines, fine art, and plenty of entertainment, including a destruction derby. This agriculturally oriented county fair features the State’s largest junior livestock auction, along with plenty of other plant and animal based agricultural exhibits.
The Fair offers a variety of FREE (with paid admission) interactive, kid friendly shows and educational exhibits. Free attractions also includes both local and “big-name” musical artists each year, such as Maddie & Tae and Clay Walker, all FREE with your paid admission into the Fair.
There are plenty of carnival rides, animals, petting zoos, pony rides and of course, lots of fantastic fair food in a wholesome, old-fashioned atmosphere for the whole family to enjoy!

Santa Barbara County Fair July 10-14, 2019
Tickets, Hours & Pricing Info
Tickets & passes available at SM Fairpark Box Office Monday-Friday 9am-4pm (closed from 12 – 1) or online 24 hours a day at

Featured Event : PBR

Saturday, July 13th at 5 PM

General Admission Price: $40

GA tickets available online or at the SM Fairpark Box Office

Box Seating: $60 – $85

Box Seats available for purchase only at SM Fairpark Box Office

Event starts at: 5:00 p.m.


Parking is $7 before 6 P.M.

Parking is $10 after 6 P.M.

Presale Tickets

Adult (12-61) $10.00

Youth (6-11) $7.00

Senior (62+) $7.00

Carnival Daily Unlimited Ride Wristbands $25.00

Presale tickets available online 3/1/19 – 7/7/19

and available at presale outlets 6/15/19 – 7/7/19


718 W. Main Street, Santa Maria
1557 S. Broadway, Santa Maria
708 N. “H” Street, Lompoc
500 Spring Street, Paso Robles
1750 Beach Street, Oceano


1003 N. Broadway, Santa Maria
101 N. Depot #E, Santa Maria (Laundry Mat)

1875 N. Broadway, Santa Maria
(Across from FoodMax)
1482 S. Broadway, Santa Maria
(Across from FoodsCo)

1920 N. Broadway, Santa Maria
700 McMurray Rd, Buellton
1079 El Camino Real, Arroyo Grande
224 Tank Farm Rd, San Luis Obispo
At the gates…
The Fair opens at 12:00 Noon and closes at 10:00 P.M.
The carnival may stay open until Midnight.

Admission Prices

Adult Admission (12-61) $12

Youth Admission (6-11) $9

Senior Admission (62+) $9

Children 5 and under FREE Admission every day

Carnival Ride Prices
Carnival rides by Helm & Sons
Daily Unlimited Ride Wristbands $35

Special Discounts Offered

Admission 1/2 off Thursday, 7/11 & Friday, 7/12 before 3pm

7/10 – Carnival Rides $1.00 all day (available for purchase at the Carnival)

7/11 – Seniors (62+) $1.00 Admission all day

7/13 – Military & Law Enforcement FREE all day (with proper ID)

Special Entertainment

Wednesday, July 10th –

FREE Main Stage Entertainment by:

Ashanti Concert

Thursday, July 11th –

FREE Main Stage Entertainment by:

Clay Walker Concert

Friday, July 12th –
FREE Main Stage Entertainment by:

TLC Concert

Saturday, July 13th –
FREE Main Stage Entertainment by:

Maddie & Tae Concert

Sunday, July 14th, “Fiesta Day” –
Featured Entertainment by: TBA
This event will be a separately ticketed event.
Special concert event in the Budweiser Minetti Arena, separately ticketed event hosted by La Buena. Tickets are available at La Miramar.