AuthorHeather Tanji

A Taste of the Rock Candy Factory

“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…

Spotted: George Lopez at the Fair!

There’s a new restaurant in town and the food is amazing. George Lopez brought a pop-up version of his restaurant Chingon Kitchen to the LA County Fair! Located in the Avalon building, guests can dine on tacos, burritos and taquitos while listening to live music and enjoying the sights of the carnival. George is pretty involved —…

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#FairKicks Round-Up: Opening Weekend

The 96th LA County Fair has begun and it’s just as exciting as ever! Food novelties, carnival thrills, cute baby farm animals — we love it ALL. Our theme this year is “Get Your Kicks at the LA County Fair!” We’re celebrating all things Americana this year, a vibrant mix of Fair traditions and tributes…