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Thursday, July 23, 2020

2020 information coming soon

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.


For reference only:

2019 Appreciation Day Flyer 
2019 Appreciation Days Guidebook
2019 Appreciation Days Application

For more opportunities
Cooking Challenges

First Responders Appreciation Day