Managed and Operated by the 22nd District Agricultural Association (22nd DAA), the Del Mar Fairgrounds and Horsepark is home to over 350 events each year! From weddings and social events to concerts and San Diego County Fair; the Del Mar Fairgrounds brings visitors to a world-class facility with over 180,000 square feet of venue space focused on agriculture, entertainment, and education.

Address: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. Del Mar, CA – located just 20 short miles north of downtown San Diego!

Upcoming Events 

San Diego County Fair

June – July

Get ready for treats that will tempt all of your senses at the 2018 San Diego County Fair presented by Albertsons/Vons. Visitors will discover, with kid-in-a-candy-store wonder, just how sweet the San Diego County Fair truly is.

Surfside Race Place

Year Round

California’s largest and most luxurious satellite wagering facility, Surfside Race Place at Del Mar features full-card thoroughbred racing from major racetracks around the country and the best races from around the world.


September 14-16

KAABOO was created by music lovers for music lovers. An adult escape uniquely curated to appeal to all five of your senses, with world-class music, hilarious comedy, incredible cuisine, craft libations, inspiring contemporary art, and personal indulgences.

The Scream Zone

September 29 – October 31

San Diego County’s largest haunted experience, The Scream Zone is considered among the goriest, scariest, and screaming-est fright fests to be found in the dark corners of Southern California. We invite you to be our guests, that is, if you have the nerve!

Annual Del Mar National Horse Show

For nearly three-quarters of a century, equestrian sports aficionados have marked their calendars each April and May for the Del Mar National Horse Show, held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in the beautiful seaside town of Del Mar, California.

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