Health & Safety - OC Fair & Event Center - Costa Mesa, CA

Health & Safety

COVID-19 vaccine clinic now open at OC Fair

The Orange County Health Care Agency will administer COVID-19 vaccines at a special vaccination station in the Costa Mesa Building at the 2021 OC Fair. 

Days of operation are Wednesday–Friday, and back again on Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The county plans to administer approx. 100 vaccines daily and the Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer doses are available. No appointments are needed for OC Fair guests, staff or partners. For more information, visit

5 Steps – How to Fair in 2021

The 2021 OC Fair is July 16-Aug. 15, open Wednesdays-Sundays. Your health and safety is our top priority, so we’ve worked to ensure your visit is fun and stress-free.

Here’s how to prepare for your visit: 

  • 1. Buy your admission tickets today! 
    Guests must purchase admission tickets online in advance – no fees.
    The 2021 OC Fair will be limited capacity – days could sell out.

    Buy Now

  • 2. Download the OC Fair & Carnival FunPass mobile apps
    Have everything on your device before you visit!

    Download our apps

  • 3. Unvaccinated guests must wear masks inside OC Fair buildings
    Per state and local public health directives. 

  • 4. Plan your visit – we may look a little different!
    Some of your favorite things may have moved or temporarily halted. 

    View map (pdf)

  • 5. Check roads and traffic

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For your safety

Here’s how we’ll be preparing for your visit: 

Enhanced sanitizing

More space for distancing

Masks required for unvaccinated guests inside OC Fair buildings

Employee training

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OC Fair & Event Center is a GBAC STAR facility

GBAC STAR certifies that facilities are able to demonstrate that correct work practices, procedures and systems are in place to prepare, respond and recover from outbreaks and pandemics.