22 June 2010|
The California State fair is a 19-day event held every year in Sacramento at the Cal Expo. Travellers who really want to experience the true spirit of American living should not miss this opportunity. The fair is packed with events including exhibitions, competitions and contests, fireworks, horse racing, farm entertainment, music and food. There will be plenty of adrenaline for the more daring who may want to experience the bungee jump and gravity-defying eurobungy trampoline or a take a drive at full speed on the speed track, where you can hurtle round in a drag race car, going from 0-60 mph in less than 1.5 seconds. There is plenty of action for families and fun educational activities for kids of 12 and under.
15 June 2010|
Get to a close encounter with the locals at the San Diego County Fair and enjoy the wide range of events including food, music, sports and dance. The 22 days of pure entertainment have already started on the 11th June and will continue through to the 5th of July at Del Mar Fairgrounds. A detailed list of the major events is available here. The San Diego International Beer Festival is one of the Highlights of the County Fair. Held over three days from the 25th of June to the 27th of June the juried event comprises 150 breweries showcasing over 350 beers including lagers and ales.