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Orange County Fair

Through August 13

Good times and late summer memories abound at the OC Fair, which is open Wednesdays to Sundays through August 13. This annual must-do event features all of the traditional fan favorites, from nightly musical entertainment to days filled with classic fair food, award-winning exhibits and carnival thrills. This year’s theme is “Farm Fresh Fun.”

Concertgoers can enjoy a variety of musical genres and comedy acts in the Toyota Summer Concert Series at Pacific Amphitheatre. Nightly live entertainment includes The Band Perry and Alice Wallace (August 2), Huey Lewis and The News (August 3), Colbie Caillat and Justin Young (August 4), The Fab Four (August 5), and Michael McDonald and Boz Scaggs (August 6), Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton (August 9), The Isley Brothers and The Commodores (August 10), Rebelution (August 12), and Jake Owen and Honey County (August 13). The Hangar also features nightly entertainment from a variety of tribute bands. In the Action Sports Arena, fairgoers can get their adrenaline flowing at one of the many action-packed events, including demolition derbies, motorcycle racing, bull riding and more. Concert and action sports tickets include free OC Fair admission.

Foodies can get their fill with a variety of classic treats and unique and new combinations while they fill their minds with culinary demonstrations on baking, canning and more. Guests of all sizes can enjoy the Taste of Fair Food on Thursdays from noon to 4 pm featuring $3 samples at every vendor.

For more information call (714) 708-1500 or visit www.ocfair.com.

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