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In Ventura County, our competitive spirit is a big part of who we are – and in few places is it more evident than at the VC Fair.

Each year, thousands of participants cater to their competitive side by entering in competitions spanning a full range of categories including culinary, fine arts, photography, livestock and more.From delicious desserts to champion cattle, the Fair hosts competitions for nearly every interest and age group.

Whether it’s a premium cash prize, a coveted blue ribbon, or just good old-fashioned bragging rights at stake, we wish you the best of luck

All entries online only

For ease of getting you into a competition quickly, the Ventura County Fair is now accepting all entries online. Entry guides for each Fair Exhibit Department are found on the Department pages.

Please review and understand the California State Rules for Fairs (PDF).

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