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Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival 2020

From monster trucks to camel races and stunning music performances to remarkable food, there's so much more to do at the fairground

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival in California 2019 - Best Time
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Each February, the Coachella Valley becomes a hot spot for entertaining and even dating. The annual Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival features lots of unique entertainment, special events, and culinary experiences. Here you can witness camel and ostrich races. It is hard to guess the result of the race, as these animals are quite unpredictable, and this fact makes them even more exciting to the public.

Camel Races 2019
Camel Races
Humps and Horns 2019
Humps and Horns

If you are a fan of big trucks and love loud noises, the outdoor stadium featuring WGAS Monster Trucks & Demo Derby is the place for you.

Monster Trucks Show 2019
Monster Trucks Show
Pig Races 2019
Pig Races

Some new entertainment came to the festival in 2017 with Robosaurus and Jest In Time Circus. This jaw-dropping performances combined tons of car crashing and fire-breathing for those fairgoers who adore transformers. The physical comedy and juggling acts of the Jest in time Circus draws families to enjoy their shows at the Family Fun Stage.

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival in California - Best Season 2019

Amazing music performances gather crowds each evening. Food vendors offer traditional modern fair food, but also some special treats like creamy date shakes and sweet fruits of all varieties from the local date palms.

Best time for Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival in California 2019
Best time to see Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival in California 2019