Hours of Operation

2017 Fair Dates:

Wednesday, October 4 - Sunday, October 15

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Hours of Operation

Box Office Hours Pre-Fair:
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday

Box Office Hours During Fair:
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Daily

Gates Open:
11:00 a.m., Monday - Friday
10:00 a.m., Saturday & Sunday

Gates Close:
11:00 p.m., Sunday - Thursday
Midnight, Friday & Saturday

Building Hours:                               
When Gates Open - 10:00 p.m., Sunday - Thursday
When Gates Open - 10:30 p.m., Friday & Saturday
 
Museum Hours:
When Gates Open - 9:00 p.m., Daily
*Second floor of the Fresno  County Historical Museum closes at 5:30 p.m., Daily
**Tours of both Museums take place at 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., Daily
 
Carnival Hours:
3:00 p.m. - Close, Monday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - Close, Saturday & Sunday

Kiddie Carnival Hours:
Noon - Close, Monday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - Close, Saturday & Sunday 

Live Horse Racing:  
Monday, Thursday & Friday 1:45 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday   12:45 p.m.*

* Wednesday, October 4; Tuesday, October 10 & Wednesday, October 11 are Dark Days (No Racing). Dates subject to change.
*First floor FREE with Paid Admission to the Fairgrounds