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Fair Food Friday – Gelato Milkshakes!

The 2017 Big Fresno Fair is getting closer and with this heat, we can’t help but think about how great one of Fabe’s Gelato Milkshakes would be right now to cool us down! Did you know that Fabe’s Gelato Milkshakes makes all of their specialty milkshakes piled high with memorable toppings such as cake, donuts, cookies, fresh fruit and much more? Be sure to stop by and try it this October! 


Fresno Remodeling & Decorating Starts Today!

: Looking for remodeling, decorating and home improvement assistance and advice? Starting today through July 23, the 27th Annual Fresno Remodeling & Decorating Show will be returning to the Fresno Fairgrounds! Hours are Friday 7/21 at 11a.m.– 6p.m.; Saturday 7/22 at 10a.m.-6p.m.; Sunday 7/23 10a.m.-5p.m. Admission is $8 for adults, $4 for seniors, Kids 12 & under are FREE!

Support the Fresno County Historical Museum!

Would you like to support the award-winning Fresno County Historical Museum that gives the community somewhere to learn about the diverse history of Fresno County? Donate to the Fresno County Historical Museum’s GoFund Me: http://bit.ly/GoFundMuseum. Whether you can give $5 or $1,000 – every donation helps and goes towards maintaining a true community Museum that is definitely be something to be proud of.

Get Your Competitive Entries In!

The Big Fresno Fair’s Exhibits Handbook is now available for the 2017 Big Fresno Fair, which runs October 4-15. Here’s your chance to compete for a blue ribbon! The Handbook is available online, at the Fair’s Administration Office or at your local Chamber of Commerce. All entries are accepted online (some online only). More information available at www.fresnofair.com/competitive-exhibits. Deadline to enter is September 9 for hard copies and September 11 for online! Questions? Call (559) 650-3213.

Fair Adds Four Entertainers to Concert Line-Up!

The Big Fresno Fair is excited to announce that rock group Goo Goo Dolls, famed R&B duo Ja Rule & Ashanti, as well as rapper and actor Ice Cube have been added to the incredible Table Mountain Concert Series line-up in the Paul Paul Theater, presented by Coors Light, Toyota and Xfinity!

Big Band Review Update

Don’t forget to register for the 7th Annual Big Band Review on Opening Day of The Big Fresno Fair Wed, 10/4. Don’t miss the fun as Junior High and High School Marching Bands compete for $15,000 in cash prizes, plus trophies and of course, bragging rights. Plus the first 20 bands to register are guaranteed $500! So far, 17 bands have already signed up! The deadline to register is Fri, 9/1!

Calling all Barbers! Enter the newest Fair contest!

Do you have the skills it takes to be the champion of the 2017 Big Fresno Fair’s NEW Barber Battle? J Live Entertainment will be holding a LIVE Barber Tournament at the Fair on Sun, 10/8! Tournament winners will receive: Champion Belts, trophies, cash prizes, and MORE…to reserve your spot in the tournament or to sponsor and promote your business, please call 559-362-4046 or email: Jliveking@gmail.com

More info: http://bit.ly/2vg3Auy

Country Artist Granger Smith performing LIVE at the 2017 Big Fresno Fair!

Join us on Wednesday, 10/11 at the 2017 Big Fresno Fair for a night full of country music by artists Granger Smith featuring his alter ego Earl Dibble & Jackson Michelson as part of the Table Mountain Concert Series, presented by Coors Light & Toyota. Don’t miss LIVE performances of Granger Smith’s hits “If the Boot Fits,” “Backroad Song,” “Miles and Mud Tires” and much more at the Paul Paul Theater for only $20/$15!

The 27th Annual Fresno Remodeling & Decorating Show 7/21-7/23

Looking for remodeling, decorating and home improvement assistance and advice? This weekend July 21- July 23 the 27th Annual Fresno Remodeling & Decorating Show will be returning to the Fresno Fairgrounds! Hours are Friday 7/21 at 11a.m.–6p.m.; Saturday 7/22 at 10a.m.-6p.m.; Sunday 7/23 10a.m.-5p.m. Admission is $8 for adults, $4 for seniors, Kids 12 & under are FREE! For more information on the Annual Fresno Remodeling & Decorating Show please visit: http://www.fresnoshows.com/summerinformation/   

Pepe’s Mariscos Fresh Mexican Seafood Returns to The Big Fresno Fair!

Looking for a fresh dish to cool you off while enjoying the 2017 Big Fresno Fair? Check out Pepe’s Mariscos’ wide variety of fresh seafood options such as Shrimp Cocktails, Campechana, Ceviche Tostadas, Shrimp and Mixta Tostadas, as well as classic Mexican Food options such as Tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas, Nachos, Tortas and so much more…Your taste buds will thank you!