Admission & Parking

The 2016 OC Fair is open July 15-August 14 (Wednesday-Sunday)

OC Fair Hours:
  1. Wednesday-Friday: Noon - Midnight
  2. Saturday-Sunday: 10am - Midnight
  3. Monday-Tuesday: Closed


Save! Single–day admission tickets are available online with no service fees through when you choose the Print–At–Home option.

Visit for $2 off OC Fair discount coupons

Single–Day Admission
• General (13-59) – $12
• Senior (60+) – $7
• Youth (6-12) – $7
• Children 5 and younger are free

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Group Sales Tickets (15+)
In addition to discount tickets for groups of 15 or more, please inquire about: Corporate events, On–site Picnics, Group Catering and Discounted Carnival Passes.
• General (13-59) – $10
• Senior (60+) – $5
• Youth (6-12) – $5

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Group Events
Create a unique experience for your group of 25 in our Club OC tent. Click here for more information.

Super Pass
Enjoy 23 days of Fair fun, food and more with a 2016 season pass. Visit the 2016 OC Fair Super Pass page for more information.


General Passenger Car – $10
General Buses & Limos – $20
Pacific Amphitheatre VIP – $30
Parking is cash only. There are no in–and–out parking privileges. General parking is not available for advance purchase and can only be purchased when you arrive at the Fair.

Experian Free Off–Site Parking (Saturdays & Sundays Only)
Free parking and shuttle service is available on Saturdays and Sundays from the Experian parking structure located off the Bristol Street exit of the 405 Freeway. Follow the signs to “Experian.” The shuttle operates from 10 am – 1 am weekends only.

OC Fair Express

Take the OC Fair Express from 9 locations direct to the OC Fair and receive a coupon for $3 general admission (one coupon per person).

Bus Fare: $2 each way
Hours: Friday: noon – midnight
             Saturday & Sunday: 10am – midnight

• Huntington Beach – Goldenwest Transportation Center
• Anaheim – Artic + Anaheim Canyon Metrolink Station
• Fullerton – Fullerton Park and Ride
• Laguna Hills – Laguna Hills Transportation Center
• Irvine – Irvine Metrolink Station
• Orange – The Village at Orange
• San Juan Capistrano – Junipero Serra Park and Ride
• Santa Ana – The Depot at Santa Ana

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OC Fair Express

On-Site Box Office Information

  1. 100 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Box Office Hours:
  1. Open Saturdays, 10 am - 4 pm

How To Purchase Admission Tickets:
  1. OC Fair Box Office at the Pacific Amphitheatre during the hours listed above.
  2. Online at
  3. From any Ticketmaster outlet location.
  4. Charge by phone via Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.
  5. Any on–site admission booth (Admission booths are available at all public entries and are open the Fair days and hours listed above.)

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