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Military & Veteran Appreciation Day Presented by BloodSource

Thursday, July 19, 2018

For a day revolved around immense appreciation, we invite active duty, reserve and veterans from all branches of the military to enjoy FREE Fair admission. Military and civilian guests will enjoy a MRE cookoff, a showcase of real military vehicles, representatives from military organizations and other special entertainment. The whole day is focused on paying gratitude and celebrating the individuals and organizations that keep our country safe.

For free admission, veterans or military personnel must present valid military ID or proof of service at the California State Fair’s Box Office. NEW in 2018: Free admission is expanded to include Active Duty Spouses and Dependents until 3:00 p.m. (must show valid military ID).

2018 Appreciation Day Flyer
2018 Appreciation Days Guidebook
2018 Appreciation Day Application


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