From Yellow Gate to the all the fun inside, sponsors have made so much of the 2010 L.A. County Fair possible. Participation of valued sponsors has allowed Fair programming to expand and be enhanced for an impressive 1.4 million visitors annually.
The Shopping Place Express Shuttle, presented by Jeffrey Scott® Fine Magnetics, will transport shoppers to Shopping Place from Yellow Gate and back. Jeffrey Scott® Fine Magnetics also presents Shopping Place Building 9, and is co-presenting the Demolition Derby Sept. 30 as part of the End of Summer Concert Series presented by Toyota.
Budweiser is the official beer of Fairplex Grandstand, and is sponsoring the Broadway and Budweiser Clydesdales on Birch Street. Budweiser Select is the official beer of Outdoor Living. Bud Light is co-presenting Plaza de las Américas.
Burrtec is sponsoring the Building 4 Stage.
Cal Spas, located in Outdoor Living, is the official home resort company of the Fair.
Coca-Cola is official beverage of the L.A. County Fair. It is also presenting Coca-Cola Hispanic Heritage Sundays. Fairguests receive a coupon for $5 off regular adult Fair admission Sundays (excluding Sept. 5) when they purchase $5 worth of POWERADE or vitaminwater products from participating Hispanic grocery stores including Cardenas Markets, Northgate and Vallarta. Each coupon is good for discounts on up to four (4) adult admission tickets.
Building 4 is presented by DISH Network. DISH Network is the exclusive pay TV sponsor of the L.A. County Fair.
Disney’s Secretariat is presenting Western Days and Rodeo Nights in FairView Farms.
The House of Blues presents Harvest of Praise Gospel Festival Saturday, Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. on the Coca-Cola Stage.
America’s Kids A Long Time Ago is presented by King Taco. King Taco, of Mexican food fame and one of Hispanic Business Magazine’s top 100 Hispanic businesses, has supported the L.A. County Fair’s education programs since 2008, and has served distinctive King Taco fare at two prominent locations at the Fair since 1996.
La Opinión is co-presenting Plaza de las Américas.
FairView Farms is presented by McDonald’s, which is also presenting McDonald’s Wednesdays when Fairguests get $20 admission and unlimited ride carnival wristband with coupon available at participating Southern California McDonald’s restaurants beginning Aug. 30. And Ronald McDonald will be visiting the Shopping Place stage in Building 4 Saturdays during the Fair from noon to 2 p.m.
Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa presents $5 after 5 p.m. admission every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday with coupon available online. Follow the L.A. County Fair on Twitter or “Like” the Fair on Facebook to get special offers.
Ralphs presents the Wine & Spirits Marketplace, where winning entries of the 2010 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition, also presented by Ralphs, will be available for tastings and for sale. Ralphs is the official supermarket of the 2010 L.A. County Fair, and presents the Ralphs Street Fair Sept. 11 on Redwood Street, the Ralphs Junior Store and the Barnyard Racers Pig Racing in FairView Farms.
Royal Prestige is the exclusive cookware of the 2010 L.A. County Fair, and presents Building 5 of Shopping Place, where it will offer cooking demonstrations.
San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino presents the 72nd season of live thoroughbred racing for 15 days at Fairplex Park, Sept. 9-27 (dark Mondays, Sept. 13, 20 and Tuesdays).
Sauza Tequila is the official tequila company of the Fair, Fairplex and Cornucopia’s margarita stands.
The L.A. County Fair’s daily parades are presented by Sit ‘n Sleep. The chain of mattress superstores is continuing its efforts to provide a good night’s sleep by opening a showroom and store in Shopping Place Building 5 for the duration of the Fair. Sit ‘n Sleep’s sleep experts will help Fairguests find the best mattress for their individual needs.
Toyota is the official vehicle of Fairplex and the L.A. County Fair and presents the End of Summer Concert Series.
United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1428 presents Building 7 in Shopping Place.
Univision Television is the presenting sponsor of Mariachi® USA Fiesta Sunday, Sept. 19 as part of the End of Summer Concert Series. Univision is presenting a book drive Sunday, Sept. 19. Children 12 and younger will receive free Fair admission from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. when they bring a new or gently used book.
FairKids Discovery Club Field Trips are brought to you in part by Wells Fargo Bank, which will bring its famed stagecoach to FairView Farms Sept. 4.
The L.A. County Fair is Sept. 4-Oct. 3. Hours are Saturday, Sept. 4 and Sunday, Sept. 5, 10 a.m.-midnight; Monday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Wednesdays, noon-10 p.m.; Thursdays, noon-11 p.m.; Fridays, noon-midnight; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-midnight; and Sundays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. For more information, visit lacountyfair.com.
Under the direction of the Los Angeles County Fair Association, Fairplex is home to the L.A. County Fair, the largest county fair in the world, as well as The Learning Centers which encompasses Fairtime Learning, The Child Development Center, The Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC), the Junior Fair Board, and the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts. Fairplex also operates a diverse hospitality business with the Sheraton Fairplex, McKinley’s Grille, KOA RV Park, Finish Line Sports Grill, Cornucopia Foods, and the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center (opening 2011). The campus is also home to the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum and the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona; horse-racing and Barretts Equine Limited; as well as the Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. For more information, please visit www.fairplex.com.