BFF Office Closed, December 13 – January 6

The Big Fresno Fair Administration Office will be closed starting tomorrow, December 13 and will re-open again to the public on Monday, January 6. If you need immediate assistance, please call (559) 650-FAIR, leave a message and someone will return your call as soon as possible. We wish you all a wonderful holiday season and a happy (and safe) New Year!

Fresno Gun Show This Weekend | December 7 & 8

Head to the Fresno Fairgrounds’ Commerce Building for the Fresno Gun Show on Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Tickets are sold at the door for $12. Kids 13 and under are FREE! Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information, click here.

Jiu Jitsu Competition Happening This Friday, December 7

Fight 2 Win Promotions presents Fight to Win 133 on Saturday, December 7 at the Fresno Fairgrounds’ Wells Fargo Agriculture Building starting at 5 p.m.! Witness some of the top grapplers in Jiu Jitsu compete their way to a title! Tickets start at $45.


For tickets to this all ages event, click here!

California Bridal & Wedding Expo is This Weekend | December 1

Congratulation on your engagement! What happens next? Wedding planning! Be sure to check out the California Bridal & Wedding Expo on Sunday, December 1 from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Fresno Fairgrounds in the Wells Fargo Agriculture Building. The expo will feature fashion shows, live music, a variety of amazing wedding companies PLUS you could win $10,000 for your big day along with other prizes! Admission is free with online registration or $10 at the door.

For tickets and more information, click here.

Tune In, Tune Up This Weekend This Weekend | November 23

Are you a San Joaquin Valley resident? Have you owned your car for 6 months? Does your car fail emissions testing? If you said yes to all of these, join Valley CAN & San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District for the Tune In, Tune Up event on Saturday, November 23 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Fresno Fairgrounds’ Carnival Lot!  Give your car a FREE emissions test and if it fails, you will receive a voucher for a free smog repair! The first 525 vehicles that qualify after the free emissions test will receive a $500 voucher for repairs at a participating STAR smog shop. For more details on the event, call: 1-800-806-2004 or click here.

The Grape, Nut & Tree Fruit Expo is This Tuesday, November 19

The Annual Grape, Nut & Tree Fruit Expo is back on Tuesday, November 19 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fresno Fairgrounds! The event is produced in cooperation with the Central Valley wine, nut table and raisin grape industries. This event has helped generate nearly $150,000 in scholarship endowments for viticulture programs at Cal Poly, SLO, Fresno State, Santa Rosa Junior College, and UC Davis. For more information and to register, click here.

The Valley Deaf Festival is This Saturday, November 9

Don’t miss the 30th Annual Valley Deaf Festival on Saturday, November 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Jr. Exhibits Building! The theme will be “DHHSC & The Candy Factory” with entertainment, vendors, games, activities for kids and a special appearance from The Flipside! Advance tickets are $5 or $7 at the door; children 4 and under are free! This event is brought to you by the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center. For more information, click here.

Sports Car Club of America Autocross this Weekend!

It’s back! The Sports Car Club of America, Fresno Chapter will be hosting another action-packed weekend of autocross racing at the Fresno Fairgrounds Saturday, November 9 and Sunday, November 10 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Bring your family out to the Carnival Lot on the north end of the Fairgrounds and cheer racers to the finish line or even race your own car! This event is FREE to spectate and they even offer a ride along in the passenger seat for free too! More information can be found here >>

The Central Valley Reptile Expo’s “Reptile & Pet Expo” is This Weekend | November 9 & 10

Take the family to the Fresno Fairgrounds’ Wells Fargo Agriculture Building Saturday, November 9 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, November 10 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for the Reptile and Pet Expo! Learn about different exotic animals, (or take one home), buy low cost animal supplies or even adopt from your local animal shelter! Adult admission is $12, children 3-12 are $8 and children 3 and under are FREE! Parking is also FREE! For more information, visit >>

Fresno Fall Home Show Starts Tomorrow, November 1!

The 14th Annual Fresno Fall Home Improvement Show kicks-off tomorrow, November 1 and ends Sunday, November 3 at the Fresno Fairgrounds! Hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. all three days. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for Seniors 60+ and kids 12 and under are free! Whether it’s starting on your holiday home improvements or getting a head start on your Christmas shopping, the Home Show is your cost-effective, one-stop shop for the entire family! Also, it’s the 2nd Annual Tiny House Expo + Conference! For more details visit

To purchase tickets, click here.