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Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds

2601 E Lake Ave, Watsonville, CA 95076-1498
+1 831-724-5671
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Best County fair, EVER! World-class exhibits, events, music, 1/4 mile car races.

Santa Cruz County Fair and Fairgrounds is the best. World-class ag exhibits, berries,to veggies... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Central Coast, CA
Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds

Always a fun time. I went to the fair last year and it reminded me of all of the years I went there... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Tim T
Watsonville, California
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2601 E Lake Ave, Watsonville, CA 95076-1498
+1 831-724-5671
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Santa Cruz County Fair and Fairgrounds is the best. World-class ag exhibits, berries,to veggies, bonsai to roses and orchids. World-class artists and their kids to photography and quilts and 4-H displays. Rodeo events,sheep-shearing and 4-h livestock auctions. 4-bangers to demolition derby, to 1/4 mile dirt...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Always a fun time. I went to the fair last year and it reminded me of all of the years I went there with the kids. It is still a great time.

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The County Fair is a fall treat But thoughtout the year the the place is neat. Meetings and dance Horses that prance Corn on the cob and Farmer Bob. Cars that race A flea market in place Plenty of parking No reason for snarking July...More

Thank lowell159
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This fair is so relaxing. People weren't in a hurry. No one dashing in front of you. Lots of entertainment. Very young kid friendly. We went last year and won a redwood patio table from Big Creek Lumber. Table is still in excellent condition.

Thank Zzmargot
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Some fairs are too small and you've seen everything in an hour or two. Some fairs are too big, with crowds and too much walking and parking hassles. The Santa Cruz County fair is just right. It has everything you go to a fair to...More

1  Thank 1stLadyrider
Reviewed 14 September 2016

it is that time of the year- the Santa Cruz County Fair. The main reason I show up is to sample "exotic" foods but no deep fried twinkies nor alligator meat were offered. Just, hamburgers, polish dogs, Chinese food, Mexican food- typical stuff. The photo...More

1  Thank 427BeatleBob
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds hosts many events all year round. Second Saturday on the Farm is a wonderful event hosted by many volunteers every month. There are rides on tractors, hay rides, arts and crafts projects for children, small farm animals and very friendly...More

Thank Bambi402
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Happening! Safe, fun, helpful people. Parking wasn't too bad and there was help to wave you in. The County Fair is not to be missed.

Thank ErinKAllshouse
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Fair time to see animals, quits, photos, wine, Ag and all the typical country fair things that are associated with a fair. We have it the best weather time for our part of the state.

Thank Scarr70
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Horses, cows, pigs and many more. Plus great local food, how can one go wrong. This is a very nice low cost local event that brings back memories.

Thank Reed W
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14 April 2016|
Response from Scarr70 | Reviewed this property |
Not on a regular bases they have events that have room for RVs for those that are attending the event.