OC Fair & Event Center
- Major Area Attractions
- Event Venues
The OC Fair & Event Center is a 150-acre multi-use property owned and operated by the State of California through the Department of Agriculture, Division of Fairs & Expositions. It is used throughout the year for both public and private events, educational and community activities.
The OC Fair & Event Center features 157,000 square feet of unique space including 17 exhibit buildings, meeting rooms and outdoor spaces, all available for rent throughout the year.
The OC Fair & Event Center is home to the annual OC Fair, one of the most anticipated community events in Orange County. The OC Fair is a 23-day event held over a period of 31 days during July and August and is open Wednesday through Friday from noon to midnight, & Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to midnight. Attendance at the OC Fair has exceeded 1.3 million guests for several years.
Heroes Hall, located at the fair is a permanent museum honoring the legacy of veterans through rotating exhibitions, performances and educational programs.
The Pacific Amphitheatre is used throughout the year for live performances and events.
Imaginology takes place annually in April over a three-day weekend. And attracts over 40,000 attendees.