Alameda County Fair brings summer fun to fall days – Marin Independent Journal
The popular Alameda County Fair is back in Pleasanton after being postponed due to COVID concerns. Normally held in summer, the fair started a 10 day race Friday and will welcome fans every day until October 31.
Carnival rides, pig racing, live music, and indulgent food can be enjoyed again at the fairgrounds.
In addition, a comprehensive list of live music shows is available; artists include Night Ranger, War, Lenny Williams of Tower of Power, the Spin Doctors (a replacement at the eleventh hour for a popular South Bay band) and several cover bands.
Details: daily until October 31, from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; concerts every evening at 8 p.m. Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton; tickets will be sold by the day with limited capacity, $ 15 to $ 18 admission, packages $ 30 to $ 40 halfway; concerts $ 15- $ 60; parking $ 15 on weekends, free on weekdays; the show website has more details on security requirements.