The California State Fair celebrations date back to the 1850s. Hundreds of thousands of locals and visitors come together to enjoy the celebration. Gold panning, educational events, and pet farm animals really excite the kids. It's filled with great activities, top performances, amazing music, exhibitions, competitions, tastings, and so much more.
Check out the craft beer tastings and wine competitions. Tons of delicious food and cooking demos will satisfy the most demanding gourmet food lovers. Sport lovers will find lots of sporting events like motocross and soccer. Animal shows and competitions can also be found here.
Friday and Saturday nights feature amazing concerts and sparkling fireworks. The State Fair is the only time of year when people can ride the monorail. Each July the California State Fair draws people to Cal Expo in Sacramento for the spectacular and entertaining multi-week event.