Date(s) - 08/02/2017 - 08/13/2017
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10 W. Harbor Blvd.
$12 adults, $9 ages 5-12; carnival tickets cost extra.
11 a.m.-11 p.m. Aug. 2-13. Going on its 142nd year, the Ventura County Fair certainly is “Rooted in Tradition,” as is its 2017 theme. The Fair features a fantastic selection of favorite attractions for the whole family. The Carnival Midway, which closes between 11 p.m. and midnight, is jammed with all sorts of amusements, and there also is a the Children’s Dell with special activities just for youngsters. You can visit the animals at the Livestock Center, and learn to milk a cow. Children can even drive a kid-sized tractor. Other highlights include a concert series, cowboy poem contest, the annual parade, rodeo, motorsports, exhibits, food and contests.