The San Diego County Fair is back, opening this past weekend. This year, the fair has picked an out-of-this-world theme – space – and have included all the galactic adventures that come with it.

So, bring your family, your friends, or that special someone for fair fun. Whether you’re into the concerts, the various thrilling and fun attractions and exhibits, or there just for the very best fair food, chances are that the San Diego Fair will deliver something you are sure to enjoy!

Entertainment on the Schedule

From rides to animals, exhibits and so much food, not to mention the 2012 Toyota Concert Series, which brings the best music to San Diego, is on the schedule. The 24-day event is jam-packed with all types of entertainment for the family to enjoy! 

Home Exhibits and Seminars

The Paul Ecke Jr. Garden Show features over 50 exhibits with all things green and colorful. There are also seminars for home and garden care to get your home in shape. Be sure to check out the ‘Cosmic Spaces’ themed home and garden show.

A fine art gallery is also one of the many more ‘artistic’ displays also including a ‘Design in Wood’ Exhibit.

Livestock on Hand

The AgriFair, which is located at the Wyland Center, has all of your favorite farm animals for your interactive viewing pleasure. Is there a pig pen? Check! Not to mention, there are also a sheep and goat pasture, cattle pasture, and even petting zoo. With various contests too, the AgriFair is your one-stop fun zone for animal attractions of all kinds.

Food Fare

Everyone loves fair food, especially all those crazy fried items! It’s where you can get the biggest corn dogs and Chinese takeout at the same place. Not only that the San Diego Fair also offers sit down dining, so take a load off at the Heineken Red Star Café open any evening from 5pm to 8:30pm. You will be waited on hand and foot as you choose from a tasty menu, containing salads and upscale Mexican food.

Extreme Fun Zone

Between the fun zone and the kiddie land, there are almost 80 rides! With nearly 40 games of chance and skill to choose from, there are hours of fun to be had!

The San Diego Fair offers these and many other fun-filled, exciting attractions so be sure to treat your family and take them to the place to be — the San Diego Fair, which is open through July 4th!