What is the San Diego County Fair Season?

Elsie Young

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The San Diego County Fair, held every June and July at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, is a California institution. It's a vibrant celebration of local agriculture, showcasing everything from prize-winning livestock to award-winning pies. The midway explodes with flashing lights and heart-stopping rides, while stages come alive with music, comedy, and acrobatic feats. But beyond the familiar sights and sounds, there's a hidden layer of luxury waiting to be explored.

Price Range
Lobster Corn DogClassic corn dog filled with succulent lobster meat$15-$20
Wagyu Beef TacoGourmet taco with melt-in-your-mouth wagyu beef$20-$25
Black Truffle FriesCrispy fries showered with black truffles and truffle oil$10-$15
S'mores FlightGourmet marshmallows with unique flavors, artisanal chocolate$12-$15
Craft Beer FloatLocal craft beer topped with house-made ice cream and caramel$8-$10

This fair holds a special place in San Diego's heart. It's a tradition passed down through generations, a chance to reconnect with your inner child and savor the flavors of summer. From families with strollers to grandparents reminiscing about their youth, the fair brings everyone together.

The Ranch KitchenUpscale comfort food with local ingredientsGourmet burger with dry-aged beef, truffle fries
The VIP LoungeCurated selection of gourmet bites and drinksArtisan cheese board, craft cocktails
Artisanal MidwayHandcrafted sweets and treatsLavender honey chocolate truffles, gourmet popcorn with truffle oil

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