The theme of the 5-day Fair, “We’re Going Hollywood” evokes memories of glamourous old-time Hollywood movie stars, and inspires lighthearted fun. This year’s playful theme will inspire award-winning exhibits, dramatic sights, thrilling sounds and sweet fun for child stars of all ages.

Entering Arts and Crafts, Home Made Foods, Youth Projects, Flowers and more is fun and easy! Everyone loves showing off their best efforts at the Fair and the rewards are great. Entry Guides are available from February through April at locations throughout Santa Barbara County, and on the web at

Entry Forms are due by Monday, April 1st, entries will be accepted in Home Arts, Fine Arts, Arts & Crafts and Literature on Wednesday April 10, Thursday, April 11, Friday, April 12, and Saturday, April 13. Entries for Table Settings, Baked Goods & Preserved Foods will be accepted on Saturday, April 13, and Horticulture & Cut Flowers will be accepted on Saturday, April 20

We’re rolling out the red carpet for you with more than 30 of the world’s best Carnival Rides, Farm Animals, Creative Exhibits, Games of chance, Arts & Crafts, delicious Fair Food, and Hollywood style Entertainment. This Fair is rated FUN for the whole family.

For more information about the Santa Barbara Fair & Expo and Fair Entries visit or call 687-0766. Don’t forget to Like us on Facebook!

WHO: Audiences of all ages

WHAT: Santa Barbara Fair and Expo

WHEN: Wednesday, April 24 through Sunday, April 28


Monday, April 1st: Entry Forms Due

Wednesday April 10, 11, 12, 13:

Home Arts, Fine Arts, Arts & Crafts and Literature

Saturday, April 13:

Table Settings, Baked Goods & Preserved Foods

April 20: Horticulture & Cut Flowers

WHERE: Earl Warren Showgrounds 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara

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WHY: For an award winning Family Fun time!


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