Saying Goodbye to the Fair

September 23, 2018

Today is the last day of the Fair! If you came and got your #FairKicks with us, thank you. We had four wonderful weekends here at Fairplex, and wanted to share some of our favorite moments captured this year.   Live performances in Mi Poco LA. Photo ops in Alt 66. Eating yummy bugs in…

Creative Inspiration in the DIY Design Studio

September 20, 2018

Hey Fair Fans! The DIY Design Studio is the perfect place to spark your inner creativity. Between home baked goods and hand stitched crafts, there is a competition for every kind of maker, baker and innovator. Check out some of the awesome creations we saw on our walk through the DIY Design Studio. This cakes…

So Much to See at the Farm

September 18, 2018

There is something for everyone at the LA County Fair. If the carnival games and deep fried food aren’t what you’re after, come enjoy the natural beauty and serenity of the Farm. Take a stroll through our rows and rows of fresh growing vegetables, enjoy the picturesque view on a sunny day, and then stop…

A Taste of the Rock Candy Factory

September 17, 2018

“A world of imagination…”  No, we may not have Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory but the LA County Fair’s Rock Candy Factory is the next best thing! This exhibit pays homage to both the geological and sweet tooth perspectives of Route 66. Guests of all ages are invited to explore the history of rocks and rock…

Connect with People Around the World at the Fair

September 16, 2018

Step inside The Portal, an immersive audiovisual experience, that allows Fair guests to connect with people anywhere in the world. What looks like a regular shipping container on the outside, is much more on the inside. When you enter The Portal, it seems very simple, with all black walls and a large screen. But what…

Mojo and friends….

September 14, 2018

Not sure if we have ever said this out loud, but we really, really love Mojo, our resident Capuchin monkey and her adorable friends: exotic birds, zebras, alligators, camels, and snakes. For those who have never been to the Fair or who haven’t really hung out on this side of the campus, at Mojo’s Wild &…

Flora & Fauna of the American Southwest

September 12, 2018

If you’re looking to take a break from the bustling fair, step into the serenity of the Flora of the American Southwest! Starting in the Atrium, Fair guests can cool off under our water features, discover exotic plants and see adorable animals like skunks and armadillos. Make your way into the Flower and Garden Pavilion…

Vintage Arcade Fun at the Fair!

September 11, 2018

Underneath the Grand Stand is a gamer’s paradise. But these aren’t modern day video games. Retro City is filled with vintage arcade games that will take you back in time to when pin ball and the original Pac-Man were popular. The arcade is perfect for all ages, whether you want to reminisce on your child…