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August 2008 California Events

  Friday, August 15, 2008



FERNDALE - Humboldt County Fair.112th Annual Humboldt County Fair. Horse races, mule races, sheep dog trials, livestock, carnival rides, arts & handicrafts, food, floriculture and much more! Founded in 1896, this is the oldest uninterrupted county fair in California. Runs through Aug. 17. Call: (707) 786-9511.


MONTEREY- Monterey County Fair at Monterey County Fairgrounds. Enjoy live entertainment, carnival rides, games, contests, music, food vendors and a whole lot of fun. Event runs through Aug. 17, 2008.


SAN MATEO - San Mateo County Fair and Bay Meadows Thoroughbred Horse Racing. Contests, carnival, livestock, crafts, home arts and animal competitions, top musical acts, petting zoo and pig racing are but a few of the attractions and events at this popular bay area fair. Cost: $10 (approx.) to free for kids 5 and under. Time: Noon to 11 p.m. most days. Check web site for details. Location: San Mateo County Fair, 2495 S. Delaware Street, San Mateo, CA 94403. Call: 650-574-3247.


Santa Cruz County Bank Nightt
Aug 15, 2008
Watsonville, CA 95076
Wright One 360 sprint cars, 4 bangers, IMCA.

Gem, Jewelry and Bead Show
Aug 15, 2008 - Aug 17, 2008
Sacramento, CA 95819
Since 1990, features over 50 international exhibitors featuring gems, jewelry, beads, fossils, minerals, crystals, metaphysical, tools, collectibles.

Homewood Fine Arts and Crafts Festival
Aug 15, 2008 - Aug 17, 2008
Homewood, CA 96141
This show features talented artists and craftspeople showcasing their handcrafted items at the resort.

Monterey Sports and Classic Car Auction
Aug 15, 2008 - Aug 16, 2008
Monterey, CA 93940
Features antique and collectible automobiles for auction along with vendors and accessories.

Summer Home and Remodeling Show
Aug 15, 2008 - Aug 17, 2008
San Diego, CA 92101
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