It’s not just great rides and great food that’s coming up in three weeks. The L.A. County Fair has live thoroughbred horse racing! Feel the pulse-pounding action Sept. 9 – 27 at Fairplex Park (dark Mondays Sept. 13 and 20 and all Tuesdays).
Now in its 72nd season, the sport of kings is available to all race fans during the Fair. Post time is 1 p.m. Don’t miss these daily features:
1.The Better Bettors’ Forum-Open every day in the Clubhouse. Gordon Jones hosts at 11 a.m. with special guests on weekends.
2.Free Clubhouse Admission-There is no charge to enter the Clubhouse. Take advantage of our free video replay screen.
3.Free Grandstand seating.
Even if you are a beginner, check out the races. There are also a ton of promotions. There are wiener dog races on Sept. 11 and don’t miss the classic car show on Sept. 25.
See you at the races!
If you are a car buff you will want to head out to the Fair tomorrow for the second annual California Classics Car Show on the infield of Fairplex Park. Bet on the ponies and admire a nice set of wheels all in one location. The Car Show runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Classic older cars, newer cars, muscle cars even a Bronco will be on display. The show features car clubs from throughout Southern California. The show is free with fair admission.
Did you know that your organization could have a fund-raising event at the L.A. County Fair? The Fair’s Group Ticket Sales program offers an easy and simple way for your organization to earn cash! Every adult ticket you sell will raise $1 toward your fund raising efforts while providing friends and family with the best discounted ticket rate available. How fun would that be?! We like to spread the joy here the Fair!
If your interested in adding to your day at the Fair, try a Fun Pack that includes Fairplex Park. Your group can enjoy a Day at the Races at Fairplex Park and raise money by setting your own price on this package. You can purchase tickets starting at $25, and then determine the best price for your group. It’s a perfect choice for groups of 10 to 300. Your group will enjoy a private, shaded outdoor setting, great food, a full-service bar and convenient wagering services.
See, we’re always thinking of ways to serve you, our guests, at the Fair. And if you haven’t heard, we have an exciting visit planned for you and your guests. Dinosaurs, dogs and cows, oh my! Also fashion design, home improvement and decorating (how to make a headboard!), cooking and wine! The L.A. County Fair – where the ordinary becomes extraordinary!
For more information on fund raisers, contact our group sales department at (909) 865-4050.
Tomorrow, Sept. 21, is California Classics Day at Fairplex Park. Celebrate 70 years of horse racing with a day devoted to the stars of Fairplex Park. Four Stakes races for more seasoned horses highlight the day along with a Classic Car Show and Classic Rock to boot. The first 3,000 fans will receive a classic ringer T-shirt after 3 p.m. Redeem proof of admission coupon distributed at Laser Gate for a free tee.
I’m especially looking forward to the Classic Car Show. Twenty cars will be on display on the north side of the grandstands. It should be great. Thanks to all who are participating! See you at the horse races.