San Mateo County Fair 2014 Kickoff

The 2014 San Mateo County Fair has officially kicked off from June 7 – 15, 2014

The 2014 San Mateo County fair features a ton of exiting venues, musical acts, rides and competitions. The 2014 Concert Series will features well known acts such as Air Supply, Evolution (Journey Tribute), Brian Mckight, WAR, Super Diamond, The Marshall Tucker Band, Dia de La Feria and a beatles tribute concert!


The county fair runs until 10pm every night and daily Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and children 6-12. You can also buy a seasons pass for $25 if you plan on visiting the fair a few times!

The carnival rides at the 2014 San Mateo Fair will be better then ever before. This year large roster of rides will include The Giant Wheel, Yoyo, Freak Out, Zillerator Roller Coaster, Energy Storm, Thunderbolt, 1001 Naughts, Zipper, Super Shot Drop, Gravitron, Ring of Fire, Cyclone, Eagle 16, Century Carousel, Tilt-a-Whirl, Merry go round, Giant Slide and the Raptor! There will also be lots of rides for the kids!

Photo Credit: Tomas Hawk

This years San Mateo Fair also has daily contests to participate in at 3pm daily in the central mall food court.

Saturday, June 7th: Pie Eating Contest
Sunday, June 8th: Sponge Wringing Contest
Monday, June 9th: Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
Tuesday, June 10th: Puzzle Relay Contest
Wednesday, June 11th: Win-It-In-A-Minute Contest
Thursday, June 12th: Ultimate Hula Hoop Contest
Friday, June 13th: Zombie Apocalypse Survival Contest
Saturday, June 14th: Extreme Apple Bobbing Contest
Sunday, June 15th: Donuts-on-a-String Contest

There are also many exhibits to check out at the San Mateo County Fair covering a lot of different interests including agriculture, creative home arts, culinary arts, fine arts, gardening, horse shows, literary arts and technology and industrial arts. There are a number of different free activities for the kids to check out as well including a petting zoo, train ride, pig racing, balloon animals and a science exhibit.

Thanks for reading about the San Mateo County Fair 2014. If you like what you read jump in the car and check it out for yourself there are still 6 days of fun left!


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