California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a statewide order on March 19 for all residents to ‘stay at home’ amid a coronavirus outbreak.
With the recent mandate by the Governor, the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds officials have made a cautionary step in canceling all April events at the Fairgrounds.
The following events have been canceled at the Fairgrounds: Turlock Holistic Expo, April 4; Central Valley Jersey Breeders Show, April 4; Alegria Family Circus, April 9-13; Sintral Valley Derby Girls Derby, April 11; Portuguese Festival, April 18; Stanislaus Farm Bureau, April 23; Stanislaus Holstein Show, April 20-25; Santa Clara Dog Show, April 25-26.20
“In the best interest of our community and wanting everyone to be safe, it was best that we canceled all April events,” said Matt Cranford, chief executive officer for the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds. “We are looking forward to when we can come out and enjoy our summer, especially the Fair.”
The 2020 Stanislaus County Fair is scheduled to open on Friday, July 10 for a 10-day run. Discounted Fair admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and the Fair season pass will be on sale beginning Saturday, April 25. Corporate ticket sales will also be available to purchase at a highly discounted rate. Visit the Fair’s website for upcoming ticket sale information at www.stancofair.com.
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The mission of the Stanislaus County Fair is to provide a family and community-oriented experience promoting agriculture, entertainment and technology.