NEW Sierra to the Sea Exhibit!

This year’s Kids’ Town theme is “Sierra to the Sea”! This interactive exhibit shows the path of water from the Sierra mountain range to the Pacific Ocean, the animals and wildlife found along the way, and most importantly conservation efforts to help protect our beaches, oceans, wildlife and sea life from debris discarded into our waterways. Visit with sting rays or get close with lizards and frogs!  Enjoy this one-of-a-kind attraction that is FREE with your Fair admission! Find all of the fun in Kids Town, all Fair long!

Meet WBC & WBO Champion Jose Ramirez & World Famous Trainer, Robert Garcia at The Big Fresno Fair Boxing Championships!

Don’t miss The Big Fresno Fair Boxing Championships at the Pavilion Stage on Sunday, October 6 beginning at 5 p.m.! This WBC Championship event will feature 13 action-packed bouts with three championship bouts! This year will feature Golden Gloves & National Champion, Osmel Avila and No. 1 Ranked and USA Champion, Jennah Creason. There will also be special guest appearances and meet & greets with WBC & WBO World Champion, Jose Ramirez and world famous trainer, Robert Garcia. This event is FREE with your paid Fair admission. Limited seating and stage seating available by emailing RMIRIGIAN@gmail.com.

The Nerveless Nocks Returns to the 2019 Big Fresno Fair!

The Nerveless Nocks is returning to the 2019 Big Fresno Fair with a whole new show! Come witness The Nerveless Nocks “Pirates of the Sky” Stunt Show! Unique in the world, the pirates defy gravity 50 ft. in the air, revolving head over heels on a giant aerial anchor. The Sky Pirates slide upside down hanging by their ankles on a high wire and at the very last minute…the high wire breaks in half throwing the stunt pirates in different directions mid-air! This show is FREE with your paid Fair admission!

Don’t forget to check out our website for more cool exhibits, events and savings >> www.FresnoFair.com

Kentucky Derby Hat Day is on Monday, October 14!

Experience a little of the Kentucky Derby at the 2019 Big Fresno Fair! Participate in the Kentucky Derby Hat Contest on Monday, October 14! Every lady or gentleman who participates will get FREE admission into the Horse Races for the Reserved Seats; this does not include Box Seats or the VIP Suite, Turf Club or the Luxury Deck. New this year, the contest will take place in the Paddock! Let your creative side shine and compete for prizes! For more information click here.

Support the Fresno County Historical Museum!

Come out to help support and preserve the Fresno County Historical Museum’s history by attending their fundraiser on Wednesday, September 25.  Enjoy a sneak peek at this year’s Fair with an awesome live auction including rare fair packages, like a Gate 2 on grounds parking pass, “Better Than Front Row” concert tickets, a table for 4 in the Turf Club for the First Friday at the races, a VIP Fair Food Card and so much more! Hosted appetizers, beer and wine, too!  Tickets cost $100 per person and can be purchased by calling (559) 650-3228 or at the Fresno Fairgrounds Administration Office. Hours are M-F, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

For the online auction items, click here

To learn more about the FCHM, click here.

Enter Your Dog into the Small Dog Races!

Have you had the chance to register your dog yet? Wednesday, October 9 at 5 p.m. is the last day to register your pup for the 2019 Derby Dog Dash at The Big Fresno Fair happening in the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand on Saturday, October 12! All dogs must meet the weight and height requirement which is less than 28 lbs. AND 15 inches at the shoulder. Think your dog is fast enough to compete in these races? Be sure to sign them up today here!

Support the Fresno County Historical Museum!

Take part in our online auction happening now to help support and preserve the Fresno County Historical Museum! Bid on newly added items such as the Dutch Bros. Mobile Truck to serve your next event, Fresno State Red Seat Tickets + Fan Basket, Patrol Mission Fly Along, along with your Fair favorites like the table for 4 in the Turf Club for the First Friday at the races, a VIP Fair Food Card and so much more! To see a full list of auction items and to start bidding, click here.

Bid online now! You can also attend the Fresno County Historical Museum Fundraiser will be held on Thursday, September 26 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Appetizers, beer and wine will be hosted at this event. Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased by calling (559) 650-3228 or at the Fresno Fairgrounds Administration Office. Hours are M-F, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

To learn more about the FCHM >> http://bit.ly/BigFresnoFairFCHM

NEW Sierra to the Sea Exhibit!

This year’s Kids’ Town theme is “Sierra to the Sea”! This interactive exhibit shows the path of water from the Sierra mountain range to the Pacific Ocean, the animals and wildlife found along the way, and most importantly conservation efforts to help protect our beaches, oceans, wildlife and sea life from debris discarded into our waterways. Visit with sting rays or get close with lizards and frogs!  Enjoy this one-of-a-kind attraction that is FREE with your Fair admission! Find all of the fun in Kids Town, all Fair long!

Esports is Coming to The Big Fresno Fair!

Attention Gamers! The Big Fresno Fair has partnered with Blue Shell Gaming and Imm3rse.in Virtual Reality to bring you, The Showdown – An Educational Esports Experience at The Big Fresno Fair in the Jr. Exhibits Building! This gaming experience is FREE with your paid Fair admission and open to ages 8 and older.

Sign-up to be a part of two mega tournaments! Smash Ultimate on October 5 and Fornite on October 12 for your chance to win cash prizes! There is a $15 buy-in for each tournament.  For more details and to enter, click here!

The Showdown will also feature coaching sessions from local pros in many of the top games, Virtual Reality stations and a gaming museum! Parents can also educate themselves with information on health and wellness in gaming!

Want to play all 13 days of the Fair? Get your Gamer Pass at Blue Shell Gaming for only $38!