Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Get Your Fair Face On This Year With The OC Fair This Summer

Get Your Fair Face On! 

That is This Year's OC Fair Theme


The OC Fair wants you to “Get Your Fair Face On!”

July 15-August 14, 2016 with 23 days and nights of food, rides, shopping, exhibits, animals and headline performances in the Pacific Amphitheatre, nightly music in The Hangar and adrenaline-inducing events in the Action Sports Arena. 

The Fair is open Wednesday-Sunday. Tickets are available for purchase at ocfair.com or from the on-site Box Office (limited hours.) Download the free 2016 OC Fair iPhone and Android apps available this summer for a full schedule of events, event map, Find My Car and more.

Daily Discounts Offered for the 2016 OC Fair July 15-August 14
Discounts available for admission, food, carnival and more.
Costa Mesa, Calif. (June 6, 2016) – The OC Fair is offering many ways to save at the 2016 event July 15-August 14, 2016 (Wednesday-Sunday). The discounts start opening day with the return of Free Opening Hour featuring free admission and parking for everyone the first hour on Friday, July 15, 2016 from Noon-1 p.m. Throughout the 23-day event, these deals are also available:

Daily Deals

Super Pass: The OC Fair’s season pass is a great option for Fairgoers to access all the Fair they can bear for one affordable price. The season pass grants the passholder 23-day access to the 2016 Fair and discounts on concert tickets for select events at the Pacific Amphitheatre, The Hangar and Action Sports Arena. The 2016 Super Pass is available for General $35, Senior (60+) $28 and Youth (6-12) $28. The 2016 Super Pass can be purchased online atocfair.com/superpass or from the on-site Box Office.

Military Get in Free: Active-duty U.S. military and veterans receive free Fair admission every day with a valid military ID (offer not valid for spouses or dependents) and may purchase up to 6 general admission tickets for half-off.

Read & Ride: Children ages 5-11 can submit book reports for three (3) free carnival tickets. The required book report form is available online at ocfair.com.

City Days: Orange County residents can pick up a coupon for $2 off general admission from their local city halls and libraries. Coupon valid for up to four people.

Wednesday Deals We Care Wednesday: Fairgoers can give back to the community while saving on Fair admission with the weekly We Care Wednesday donation drives held Noon-3 p.m. Each donation offers free admission and one free carnival ride per person with appropriate donation. Donation requirements change weekly:
• July 20: Food Drive – 5 canned food items
• July 27: Children’s Book Drive – 3 new or gently used children’s books
• August 3: Clothing Drive – 5 items of clothing
• August 10: School Supply Drive – school supplies worth $5 or more

Unlimited Ride Wristbands: All you can ride for $30 plus two free games. Wristbands are sold until 5 p.m. and valid until 8 p.m.

Thursday DealsKids Day: Children 12 and younger receive free admission all day. (Children 5 & younger are free everyday)

$2 Taste of Fair Food: Foodies can taste their way through the Fair for only $2 a sample. Most Fair food vendors will feature a $2 taste on their menu every Thursday from Noon-4 p.m. Fair admission required. (New Day for 2016)

Unlimited Ride Wristbands: All you can ride for $30 plus two free games. Wristbands are sold until 5 p.m. and valid until 8 p.m.

Friday DealsSeniors Day: Fairgoers 60 and older receive a $2 discount on a Senior admission ticket ($5 ticket) plus free Ferris wheel and merry-go-round rides all day.

$2 Rides & Games: Thrill seekers can save in both the main and kiddie carnival with $2 Rides & $2 Games on Fridays from Noon-4 p.m.

OC Fair Express: Guests can save on gas and admission by hopping on this direct bus service that picks up from nine (9) OCTA locations in Orange County and comes directly to the OC Fair Friday through Sunday. Each rider receives a coupon for discounted Fair admission ($3) to use once they get to the Fair. One-way fare is $2 and round-trip fare is $4. Visit ocfairexpress.com for transit locations.

Saturday & Sunday DealsRise & Shine: Early birds can enjoy discounted $3 admission from 10-11 a.m. every Saturday and Sunday.

OC Fair Express: Guests can save on gas and admission by hopping on this direct bus service that picks up from nine (9) OCTA locations in Orange County and comes directly to the OC Fair Friday through Sunday. Each rider receives a coupon for discounted Fair admission ($3) to use once they get to the Fair. One-way fare is $2 and round-trip fare is $4. Visit ocfairexpress.com for transit locations.

Free Satellite Parking & Shuttle Service: Fairgoers can save on their trip to the Fair with free parking and shuttle service available from the Experian parking structure located off the Bristol St. exit of the 405 freeway.

Full details on all the 2016 OC Fair deals and discounts are available at ocfair.com/promotions.


The OC Fair & Event Center is located off the 405 and 55 freeways at 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa. For more information, please visit ocfair.com, become a fan on Facebook.com/OCFair, follow us at twitter.com/ocfair or call (714) 708-1500.