Santa Barbara Fair and Expo

 “Out of this World” 
April 25-29, 2018 at Earl Warren Showgrounds

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Greetings Earthlings! Set your laser on FUN and beam your family to the intergalactic Santa Barbara Fair and Expo, where you can always expect the unexpected!

Screaming carnival rides, Robocars, alien stilt walkers, racing pigs, funnel cake, heavenly fair food, cosmic entertainment and family style enjoyment are ready for your visit.

The Fair and Expo is Out of this World,” guaranteed to make you happy and make memories that will last forever!

A Galaxy of Fun for the Little Ones!
Your children will have a wonderful time as they ride on a real Pony and see the exotic animals in the petting zoo. The Kid’s Carnival will excite and delight you and your children will think it’s “Out of this World.” You’ll hoot with laughter at the All Alaskan Racing Pigs as they run around the track, jump the hurdles and compete for the honor of being the fastest little piggy of all.

Entertainment for all Ages!  Make plans to enjoy some great talent on the Fair and Expo Stages. Music, illusions, dancing, magic and more will keep you and your family entertained for hours!

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Youth Exhibits and Activities
Set your course for the “Close Encounters Hall” and enjoy the interactive displays. You will enjoy artwork, photography, pottery and many other projects entered by the cool kids from our community. as well as exhibits and the expo showcase of local foods, wine & beer, arts & crafts, horticulture and fine arts displays.

Cooking Contests
Calling all cooks! Enter one of the daily cooking contests. You will love tasting free samples of the featured desserts, appetizers and other scrumptious foods in the Fair & Expo cooking contests.

Farm Animals abound in the livestock area! Goats, chickens, alpacas, bunnies and many other animals are on display along with interactive displays highlighting agriculture and livestock.

Out of this World Carnival Midway
Get ready for some fun adventures in the exciting Carnival Midway. With more than 30 rides and attractions, you will have a blast!

For complete info on how to enter in all areas of the Fair, or how to volunteer at the Fair please visit The Exhibitor page on this website or call (805) 687-0766.

For thrills, excitement, and entertainment your fun loving family will love, with memories that will last forever…beam yourself on over to the Santa Barbara Fair and Expo, it’s “Out of this World“!

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo is a non-smoking fair. Smoking will not be permitted in the fair, concession areas, carnival midway, livestock barns or exhibit areas.

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