Entertainment at the OC Fair | OC Fair & Event Center - Costa Mesa, CA

Entertainment at the OC Fair

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Daily Entertainment

Clown Patrol
Katie the Clown, Tadpole and VeeKay roam the fairgrounds every day from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Dragon Knights
The stilt show roams the grounds every day at 2, 4 and 6 p.m.

OC Fair Foodies – Olivia and Strawberry Jan
Our friends will be at the OC Fair Letters (by Blue Gate) and 12, 2 and 4 p.m. every day

Red Light Brass Band
Catch them roaming the grounds at 2, 2:45, 3:45, 4:45 and 5:45 p.m. every day

All-Alaskan Racing Pigs
Relocated to Plaza Pacifica every day at 2, 3:30, 5, 6:30 and 8 p.m. – with an extra race at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday & Sunday

Conjurer Fortune Machine
Find him in Main Mall at 1, 3 and 5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday and 1, 2:30, 4 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

The Magic of Frank Thurston
Our favorite magician performs every day on the OC Promenade Stage at 2, 4 and 6 p.m.

Performance of TAPs
Nightly in the Heroes Hall Courtyard at 6 p.m.

Nightly Performances

Plaza Stage

Piano Madness – Dueling Pianos
Check them out on the Plaza Stage at 5:30, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday and 6:30, 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday

Mark Yuzuik – Comedy Hypnotist
Everyone’s favorite is on the Plaza Stage at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday and 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday

Meadows Stage

David Rosales
8, 9 and 10 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1 and 7, 8 and 9 p.m. Aug. 4 

Danny Maika
7, 8 and 9 p.m. Aug. 5 

Phil Shane
8, 9 and 10 p.m. Aug. 6-7 & Aug. 13-15 

Tupua
8, 9 and 10 p.m. Aug. 8 

Promenade Stage

The Pollen Collective
8:15 and 9:15 p.m. July 28-29 and 8:15, 9:15 and 10:15 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1 

The Storytellers
8:15 and 9:15 Aug. 4-5 and 8:15, 9:15 and 10:15 Aug. 6-8

Wimberley Bluegrass Band
8:15 and 9:15 Aug. 11-12 and 8:15, 9:15 and 10:15 Aug. 13-15

Community Entertainment

Every day we highlight local bands, dance groups and more on our stages. You can catch community performances throughout the day!

  • Hangar Stage – Starting at 11:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. most days
  • Meadows Stage – Starting at noon until 6 p.m. every day
  • Promenade Stage – Starting at 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. every day