The Big Fresno Fair

The biggest event in the central valley, The Big Fresno Fair is always BIG fun!

Attend the concert of a popular music artist, make your best bet at the live horse races, enjoy free animated entertainment, tour one of the many museums and exhibits, ride the Ferris wheel, play carnival games and eat extraordinary fair food—all within one day!

Taking place two weeks each October, with more than 600,000 people passing through its gates, the Big Fresno Fair is the fifth largest fair in California. Several aspects of the massive event reflect Fresno County’s agricultural heritage and farming livelihood. The Agricultural Building showcases incredible produce on displays representing several Fresno County cities, while the Livestock Pavilion allows the opportunity to meet and learn about animals, from cows and sheep to ducks and rabbits!

One-of-a-kind events like the Annual Fall Wine Festival and Brew Fest also take place during the fair, featuring dozens of local wines and brews and the valley’s best food trucks!

Immerse yourself in the big fun of this longstanding Fresno County tradition!

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