L.A. County Fair 2015 Review of Discounts & Special Offers
The Los Angeles County Fair (September 4 – 27, 2015) at Pomona Fairplex always offers a few ways to save. Plus, secondary source usually offer discounts on admission tickets, ride wristbands, events and concert ticket deals. As these deals are made available each year, I’ll add them to the bottom of this page.
The L.A. County Fair features “21 nights of rock, pop, soul, country and extreme sports entertainment” and we’ve found deals for at least half of them. These are selling out fast, so if you’re interested, check them out quick.
Attractions include the new Luminasia, which lights up the night with spectacular, larger-than-life lanterns; the Steampunk-themed Grinding Gears nightclub; a mystical fire dancer; a tranquil Chinese garden and a hall of superheroes. There’s also an expanded farm area.
WHAT: Los Angeles County Fair.
DEAL: Check back for deal updates.
WHEN: September every year, Wed-Sun (closed Mon-Tues.)
WHERE: Pomona Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA 91768.
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FAIR PROMOTIONS: See the Special Offers page on the Fair website for details. (Subject to change without notice.) Here are the deals they showed for last year, so you can expect similar offers for 2016.
- School Supply Drive – Thursdays, noon – 6pm. Bring in 5 new, packaged school supplies and get in free that day.
- Drink Specials — $1 for 24 oz. fountain drinks on Wednesdays & Thursdays, noon – 5pm. Must purchase food items valued at $5 or more. Valid Wednesdays &Thursdays, noon-5 p.m. Only at participating stands.
- Food Drive Fridays — Fridays, noon – 6pm. Donate five canned goods (per person) and get one free admission that day only.
- Senior Wednesdays — Ages 60+: Free admission Wednesdays noon – 3pm. Good for one free admission per person with proper ID.
- College Days — Pay $62.99 for 4 adult tickets, 1 parking pass and 44 ride & game tickets. Rides & games require multiple tickets. Available online (via the link above).
- Cardenas Market Any-Day Tickets — Visit any participating Cardenas Markets through Sept. 27 to purchase single-day admission tickets for only $12 for adults ages 13+ and $6 for ages 6-12.
- O’Reilly Auto Parts Wild Wednesdays — Fair admission and a carnival ride wristband for $25. Present receipt at the admission ticket booth. Available in participating locations through Sept. 27. No purchase necessary. Restrictions apply. Valid Wednesdays only.
- Ralphs One-Day Tickets — Visit any participating Ralphs grocery store from Aug. 27 – Sept. 27 to purchase admission tickets for $12/adults ages 13+ and $6/child ages 6-12. Comes with an exclusive carnival ride wristband offer (purchase required, restrictions apply). The wristband is good until 7pm and is non-transferable.
- Sprint Wild Wednesdays — Single-day Fair admission and a carnival ride wristband for just $25 Wednesdays only; pick up voucher at participation stores. Purchase required and restrictions apply.
- Wells Fargo Offer — Present a Wells Fargo coupon to get discount Fair admission for just $12, for up to four tickets. Offer good at all gates, Sept. 19-20 only. Coupons must be picked up in participating Wells Fargo banks throughout the Greater Los Angeles region.
- Weekend for Heroes — Just $2 for single-day admission for active & retired military, reserves, fire, police and paramedics w/ ID; and $2 single-day admission for one guest, good Sept. 9-13 only.
- Subway Deals — Only $25 admission & a carnival ride wristband available in participating stores Aug. 17- Sept 27. Purchase required and restrictions apply. Good Thursdays only.
- Toyota Dealers Service Promotion — Starting Aug. 29, receive a voucher good for two tickets to the Fair with any Toyota service or Toyota Genuine Parts purchase of $59.99 or more at a participating Southern California Toyota dealer. While supplies last, tickets valid Wednesday – Friday.
- King Taco BOGO Promotion — Purchase one regular-priced single-day admission and get one of equal or lesser value free, Sunday, Sept. 20 only, 10am – 5pm, with coupon from participating King Taco Restaurants.