July 7, 2013 by daniele holmberg
The Orange County Fair is almost here and I have some exciting news for you! I am giving away two tickets to this awesome event in this post, so read my post for further for details! If you are anything like me, I absolutely love the county fair and every time it comes around, I am excited to attend as many times as I possibly can!! The Orange County Fair 2013 will be held where it is held every year, at the Orange County Fairgrounds and Events Center in Costa Mesa on 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. This year the fair dates will be from Friday, July 12th through Sunday, August 11th. Hours are Wednesdays through Fridays from noon to midnight & Saturdays & Sundays from 10am to midnight. General admission is 411, Seniors 60 + – $8& children, ages 6-12 – $6. Parking for cars is $10 & buses $20.
Go to website for further deals about discounted/free admissions by clicking here: FAIR PROMOTIONS or see my table of promotions below!
|Opening Day – Free Opening Hour||Friday, July 12th from Noon – 1pm – FREE entry to the fair! FREE admission & Parking!|
|We Care Wednesday||*1 FREE admission & 1 FREE carnival ride per person with donation. Go to link for list of donation days here: WEDNESDAY DONATION LIST* $30 Unlimited Carnival Rides Wristband – plus 2 FREE games|
|Thursday||* Kids Day – Free admission for kids 12 + all day* $30 Unlimited Carnival Rides Wristband – plus 2 FREE games|
|Friday||*Seniors Day (60 +) $2 off senior admission plus FREE Ferris wheel & merry-go-round rides all day*$2 Taste of fair food – Sample fair food 12-4pm*$2 rides & $2 games – sold until 4pm|
|Saturday & Sunday||Rise & Shine – $3 general admission between 10 & 11am only|
|OC Fair Express Shuttle Service||When using shuttle service, riders receive a coupon for $3 admission. For more details & bus fare info, go to these links: OC FAIR EXPRESS & METROLINK TRAINS|
|Super Pass||Receive general admission to the fair for the full 23 days for one price! General – $5, Senior (60+) $30, & Youth (6-12) $20 To see details about super pass go here: SUPER PASS|
There are some awesome bands to check out this year at the OC Fair & Events Center/Pacific Amphitheater and when purchasing tickets for a show, you get free fair admission as well. For summer concert options at the Pacific Amphitheater, see link here: PACIFIC AMPHITHEATER SHOWS Last year, I went with my husband and some friends to see the old 80’s hair band Cinderella and it was a blast!
There will be several new food stations to offer their delicious yummy fried goodness, as well as some healthy options as well…believe it or not, this does occur! :) To see my review of last year’s fair food, go to link here: OC FAIR 2012 OC Fairgrounds also has an awesome New Years Eve Event later in the year. For details about that event last year see here: NEW YEARS EVE AT OC FAIRGROUNDS 2012
Now for the fun part…how to get in the fair for free!! :) I am giving away a pair of two Orange County Fair Tickets 2013 that are valid to be used on any day to get into the fair. To enter my contest all you have to do is follow the rules in the giveaway here: a Rafflecopter giveaway
I will select a winner and announce them on my blog and my facebook page on Sunday, July 14th and mail them out asap which gives everyone one full week to enter! Good luck everyone!! What I have to say: See my About me section for contest disclosures HERE. To enter another contest after entering mine to double your chances of winning, go to my husband’s blog & check out his contest through link here: Another OC Fair FREE ticket giveaway.
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