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L.A. POP ARCHITECTURE

L.A.’s most iconic landmarks have popped up all over The Hill this year! Make a pit stop at Randy's Donuts' giant donut while on your way to check out the Mammoths from the La Brea Tar Pits! Don’t forget to capture the perfect selfie in front of our revamped Hollywood sign!

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

CLOCK TOWER STAGE

Come to see the Clock Tower and stay for the entertainment! Each night people will be hoppin’ as the music is poppin’ at the Clocktower Plaza and Stage with musical acts performing some of pop culture’s greatest tunes from The Beatles, Madonna, Lady Gaga and more!

Neighborhood: Clocktower Plaza
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

MILLARD SHEETS: SHIFTING AESTHETICS

Shifting Aesthetics, a selection of 11 contemporary L.A. artists, focuses on celebrating the talents and achievements of artists living and working in Los Angeles. Working within various mediums including sculpture, painting, mixed media, and photography, the group exhibition highlights and speaks to the diversity in experiences, perspectives, and styles of each artist’s body of work, as they forge their own unique artistic path within the L.A. landscape.

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

AMERICA’S GREAT OUTDOORS

In America’s Great Outdoors you’ll not only get to meet American pop culture icon Smokey Bear and his friends, but you’ll explore exhibits, meet foresters, park rangers and learn about animals and the habitats they call home. Get to know California like never before and immerse yourself in the history of the West.

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost:Free

POP MUSIC STAGE

Each night will be POPPIN’ with the sweet grooves of tribute bands covering some of the most iconic tunes in pop music! Pop out that denim jacket, bring your most colorful scrunchies and be ready to rock the night away with the best pop music from each decade!

Location:The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

RAIL GIANTS

The LA County Fair houses some of the world’s most distinctive historical trains. Come step inside some of the largest steam engines and diesel locomotives in the world! You’ll get to explore real sleeping and dining cars, examine our authentic historical train depot built in 1885 and even blow the whistle in a giant engine!

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

WINE, BEER AND SPIRITS MARKETPLACE

Pop some bottles of award-winning wines, craft beers and spirits from the Los Angeles International Competitions with friends at the Marketplace! Lush with food and drinks to satisfy anyone’s palate, the wine, beer and spirits marketplace is the perfect spot to cool down and relax while enjoying the Fair.

Location:The Hill
Age: 21+
Cost: See wristband info

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POPS OF COLOR

The Flower & Garden Pavilion comes alive as Pop Culture blooms in an array of unique and colorful floral displays! Make sure to explore some of the most iconic floral pieces to have traveled down Colorado Blvd in the annual Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade!

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

BOOKS, MOVIES AND ART COME ALIVE IN THE ATRIUM

See the beauty of books, movies and art come alive through floral designs in The Atrium. See some of pop culture’s most iconic pieces like Beauty and the Beast’s red rose, the sleepy poppy fields in the Wizard of Oz and the symbolic painted rose gardens in Alice in Wonderland will be brought to life.

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

THE IMAGINATION FACTORY

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be amongst pirates, superheroes, princesses, a life size doll house and more? Well now is your chance to live it at The Imagination Factory! Dress and learn to speak like a pirate, explore a life-size doll house and build a region out of Legos! There isn’t any place your mind can’t go in The Imagination Factory!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

CEEM at the LA County Fair

CEEM

Join us in welcoming the Cooperative Economic Empowerment Movement (CEEM) for the 2nd Annual CEEM Takeover Weekend, Friday., Sept. 13 through Sunday., Sept. 15. Don’t miss a “Tribute to Black Influence in Pop Culture!” on our Pop Music Stage.

Neighborhood: The Hill
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

THE POP UP STAGE ON PEPPER

Pop up shops, museums, art installations and more are all the rage all over LA! Feel that same excitement at the Pop Up Stage on Pepper street! This stage will feature contest like hula hoop, bubble gum blowing and may even feature some characters you can “Marvel” at.

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

FUSION FEST

Immerse yourself in music and entertainment diversity with our new festivals happening every weekend in the infield! Our new festivals have everything from up and coming local artists, battle of the bandas and a Lucha Libre showdown you don’t want to miss!

Neighborhood: Grandstand
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

Retro City Arcade

Step back in time, leave behind virtual reality and get out your tokens to play vintage arcade games in Club 1! From pin ball to the original PAC-MAN there is something for everyone to enjoy all fair long!

Neighborhood: Grandstand
Age: 3+
Cost: $0.25+

HALLOWEEN SUPER SHOW

The frights and sights of Halloween invade the LA County Fair as Activate Entertainment presents “Hollywood Stage 13” in building 10! Celebrate the frightening annual holiday by walking through haunted house previews, seeing live special effects makeup artists and more!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

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ESPORTS GAMING WORLD

Love video games? Love the thrill of competing? Well then you’re going to love Esports Gaming World in Building 9! Go head-to-head with your friends or complete strangers on some of Esports top video games! Keep your eyes peeled for special appearances and competitions throughout the month!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

POPNOLOGY 2.0

Pop culture could not have evolved to what we know today without the help of technology. Visit Popnology 2.0 in Building 8 to see how technology has helped shape and mold pop culture with movies, TV shows, 3D gaming and more!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

TOYTOPIA

Toytopia has arrived at the LA County Fair with toys and fun for everyone! Explore how pop culture has influenced the very toys that were once our prized possessions throughout the decades! Head down memory lane and watch as some of your favorite toys and games come to life!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

PARADES GO POP

Come see the brand new floats POPPIN’ with color and new decorations for 2019! Floats are loaded on with community members from all over LA, here to celebrate and shower crowds with colorful beads along the parade route!

Neighborhood: Starts in Downtown Fairplex and goes around the LA County Fair.
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

RCS Carnival (Fun Zone)

The RCS Carnival is filled with just the right amount of fun for your family! With thrilling and entertaining rides, to the non-stop fun games, to the delicious food! You and your family are bound to have an amazing time!

Neighborhood: Fun Zone
Age: 5+
Cost:Rides range from 4-20 tickets


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AUTO ALLEY

Every night classic cars will line up Auto Alley for your viewing pleasure! A variety of classic cars will bring out the POP in pop culture with tricked out paint jobs and displays. Many of the cars will make their debut at the Fair by cruising around in the midday parade!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

AMERICA’S KIDS

Pop in to America’s Kids where you’ll zip over to Hogwarts, zoom across to Jurassic Park and see Where the Wild Things Are in Adventures in Literature. All exhibits are open to all ages, so free your inner child and let your imagination go wild!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

MI POCO LA

Mi Poco LA is home away from home when you’re at the LA County Fair! Filled with nights of local entertainment, food and coffee from local Latino owned businesses and craft beer from local independently owned breweries, there is something for everyone here!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

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THE THEATRE STAGE

The Theatre Stage will host local dance studios, school bands, martial arts demonstrators and more to introduce their talents to the masses! Top talent from local performers can be found everyday at the Theatre Stage from day to evening!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

PLAZA DE LAS AMERICAS

Explore la Plaza de la Americas for a plethora of cultural shows, performances, shops and more! Travel through downtown LA as the sights, sounds and smells of Olvera Street are brought to life at the LA County Fair with traditional art, crafts and clothing from various Latin American countries.

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

KIDDIE CARNIVAL

Not tall enough to ride the big rides yet? No problem! Ray Cammack Shows provides the Kiddie Carnival behind the Garden Railroad to make EVERYONE gets to have a great time and real carnival experience while at the LA County Fair!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: See wristband information


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GARDEN RAILROAD

Did you know that our miniature railroad has been a Fair exhibit since 1924 and tells the story of how the trains helped to form the great state of California? With more than 30 individual operations running at one time, it is one of the largest public garden railroads in the U.S. with over 10,000 feet of operating track! Go check it out today!

Neighborhood: Downtown Fairplex
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

THE BIG RED BARN

Visit The Big Red Barn for a plethora of new activities including stage shows with our own cowboy Sky Shivers! Mosey on over to our Rawhide Dude Ranch where you can learn about life on a ranch, make your own rope, lasso a cow, ride on our rocking horses and visit our resident horse Copper and her friends.

Neighborhood: The Farm & Gardens
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

THE LITTLE RED BARN

Whoever said bigger is better clearly has never been to the Little Red Barn! Not far from the Big Red Barn you can go to the Little Red Barn to visit...you guessed it! Little animals! You can find all sorts of miniature critters around in the Little Red Barn like mini horses, pigs, cows and more!

Neighborhood: The Farm & Gardens
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

THE GARDENS

Our produce is definitely the ‘real thing.’ This is where we combine learning, growing, and sustaining in one area to create The Farm. Farm fresh cuisine is all around; all of the fruits and vegetables grown in The Farm are used as ingredients at McKinley’s Grille, offering a perfect blend of Southern California style and casual sophistication in a warm, inviting atmosphere.

Neighborhood: The Farm & Gardens
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

HERITAGE MISSION

Get a glimpse of what life was like growing up in the early days of settlers in this newly remodeled exhibit in The Farm. Learn about California’s history as you go back in time in this interactive exhibit filled with some of the most beloved professions of our past.

Neighborhood: The Farm & Gardens
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BANDS

Area high school marching bands proudly display their school colors and play their best for the LACF Marching Band Parade competition. Rivalry runs high as bands from all over Southern California come to LACF to compete for $22,000 in cash prizes. See bands compete everyday during the LA County Fair parade at noon and 3p.m.

Neighborhood: Clocktower Plaza
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

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DIY

Prepare to be dazzled this year in our DIY Design Studio. It is a place where everything from culinary delights to quilts, photography, holiday & home décor, fashion, sewing, art, knitting and design meet all in one place to spark your imagination and your sense of style. Visit the thousands of entries on display created by our fair guests.

Neighborhood: Grandstand
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

WESTERN TOWN & WILD WEST SHOW

From Will Rogers to Will Smith, travel with us through decades of The Wild West! We’ll explore the American Frontier that comprises the geography, history and cultural expression of life and how it has helped shaped some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters!

Neighborhood: The Farm & Gardens
Age: 3+
Cost: Free

END OF SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

Get ready to dance and sing along with your favorite artists at the End of Summer Concert Series presented by Chevrolet. Appearing 13 nights at the Fair, these concerts are the perfect way to send off summer!

Neighborhood: Grandstand
Age: 3+
Cost: See concert tickets below

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