Yolo County Fair, in Woodland, California, takes place August 17, 2014 and ends in August. This County Fair event is sponsored by Yolo County Fair Board and will be located at Yolo County Fairgrounds, 1125 East Street.
The Yolo County Fair is a week full of fun for everyone! Held at the Yolo County Fairgrounds in Woodland, California, this annual event has been voted "Best Yolo County Event" in years past. It has all the trimmings of a good county fair in addition to some unique staples. From a Demolition Derby to carnival rides, funnel cakes and gorgeous exhibits, horse shows and pony rides - and of course, the annual Olive Oil competition - this fair has it all!
The Fairgrounds in Woodland are ample and well-kept, with picnic areas and many public restrooms for your convenience. It is always a non-smoking event, so you don't have to worry about a safe environment for the family. It is easy to navigate, so you will easily be able to find your way from the livestock exhibits to your family and friends' home-made exhibits. Take the children on a roller-coaster ride and then reward yourself by checking out the Amateur Wine Exhibits, and stocking up for a beautiful fall garden at the bountiful flower booths. Perhaps you'll get the chance to take part in an open judging for cookies, just to whet your appetite!
If you are feeling hungry there is no end of choices to sate your cravings - from the typical carnival-fare, to the specialty vendors boasting the best of everything. Take a rest and enjoy the music from one of the many talented performers before plunging in again for more interesting discoveries. Don't forget to check out the annual Olive Oil competition - a huge event in this California climate!
Take a look through the Agriculture exhibits and marvel at the amazing produce of Yolo County. It will make you appreciate even more the temperate and ever-sunny skies of this place. Make sure you soak in every aspect of this fair - for it only comes once a year.