Food & Drink - OC Fair & Event Center - Costa Mesa, CA

Food & Drink

The 2022 OC Fair is July 15-Aug. 14, open Wednesdays-Sundays. Advance tickets are required, so make sure to buy your admission tickets online today.

Food map

Food vendor list + menu items

Below is a full list of vendors and a sampling of foods that will be offered. Most vendors have extended menus. Subject to change.

(1) JUICYS
Turkey Leg, Cheesy Bacon Curly Fries, Sausage, Corn Dog, Cheeseburger, Strawberry-Lemonade

(2) FABE’S CHURROS & GELATO
Gelato, Mug Milkshakes, Puffle Cone Sundaes, Churros, Ice Cream Sandwiches, Italian Ice, Handcrafted Drinks

(3) HAWAIIAN CHICKEN BOWLS
Bowls: Tiki, Luau, Orange Chicken, Big Kahuna, Veggie; Coconut Shrimp Plate; Pineapple on a Stick; Mochi, Fairy Dusted Tropical Iced Tea, Dragonfruit Pineapple Lemonade

(4) PINK’S
Hot Dogs, Vegan, Gluten Free, Pastrami Fries, Footlong Jalapeño Dog

(5) AGUA FRESCAS

(6) THE HOOK
Fish & Chips, Shrimp, Fried Clams, Calamari, Tacos, Hush Puppies

(7) THE RANCH
Tri-Tip, Pulled Pork Sandwich, Pork Chop on a Stick, Pastrami Chili Cheese Fries, Wrangler Burger, Smoked Mac n Cheese

(8)(53)(95) CORN DOGS & LEMONADE 
Corn Dogs, Cheese on a Stick, Fresh Lemonade

(9) BANGIN’ BERRIES
Caramel Apples, Chocolate-Covered Strawberries, Fruit Cups, Smoothie Bowls, Chocolate-Dipped Licorice, Marshmallows, Rice Krispie Treats, Chocolate Fruit Bars, Strawberry Shortcake, Fairy
Dusted Pineapple Dragon Fruit Lemonade & Watermelon Limeade, Smoothies

(10) FUNNEL CAKES & ICE CREAM
Texas-Sized Specialty Funnel Cakes, Deep Fried Candy Bars, Ice Cream Cones, Frozen Chocolate Banana, Ice Cream Sundaes, Shakes, Hot Chocolate, Hot Mocha

(11)(37) TIMBO’S Beef Sticks, Dill Pickles and Jerky 
Beef, Turkey Venison, Buffalo & Dill Pickles

(12) OLDE TYME CINNAMON GLAZED NUTS
Almonds, Cashews, Pecans, Ice Cream

NEW STAND!
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13) MOONGOAT COFFEE 
Coffee & Gluten Free Vegan Pastries

(14) MOM’S BAKESHOPPE
Bucket of Chocolate Chip Cookies, 50/50 Brownie, Baker’s Dozen, Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich, Cookie Sundae, Cow & Plant Milks, Iced and Hot Coffee

(15) OLDE TYME LEMONADE
Soft Pretzel, Hand Squeezed Lemonade, Lemon Slushie, BBQ Lemonade, Strawberry Slushie, Strawberry Lemonade, Nitro King Coffee & Lemonade

(16)(70) OLDE TYME ICE CREAM BARS 
Hand Dipped Balboa Bar, Banana Royal Sundae, Cheesecake on a Stick, Shake/Malt, Frozen Banana, Nitro Float, Soft Serve Ice Cream, Nitro Coffee

(17) CATHY’S COOKIES
Chocolate Chip Cookie, Cookie Sundae, Milk, Hot Chocolate

(18) NOEL’S MEXICAN FOOD
Fried Avocado Tacos, Original Taco, Fish, Veggie, California Burrito, Veggie Burrito, Nacho Deluxe, Agua Frescas, Michelagua

(19) COTTON CANDY – SNO CONES – KETTLE CORN 
Candy Apples, Fried Snickers, Fried Gansito, Fried Reeses Big Cup, Butter Popcorn

(20)(98) ICE COLD DRINKS 
Churros, Frozen Minute Maid®, Frozen Bomb Pops

NEW STAND! (21) GARLICKY’S 
Pizza, Garlic Dogs, Garlic Stuffed Sausage, Garlic Chicken Kabobs, Garlic Fries

(22) PAPI’S PUFFY TACOS
Puffy Taco, Puffy Taquito, Tacos Vampiros, Papi’s Fries, Loco Fries

(23) DOLE SOFT SERVE
Dole Soft Serve, Floats

(24) COLD DRINKS & MICHELAGUAS 
Agua Frescas, Michelaguas, Gatorade, Energy Drinks

(25) BACON A FAIR
Turkey Legs, Sausage, Bacon Bombs, Bacon Wrapped Corn Dogs, Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs, Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños

(26) TASTI CHIPS EXPRESS
Tasti Chips, Onion Rings

(27)(47) ICE CREAM 
Soft Serve Ice Cream and Nonfat Yogurt, Hot Fudge Sundaes, Homemade Waffle Cones, Shakes, Fresh Strawberries Dipped in Milk Chocolate, Cheesecake on a Stick Dipped in Chocolate, Bananas Dipped in Chocolate, Frozen Lemonade, Frozen Diablito

(28) PINEAPPLE EXPRESS BY CHICKEN CHARLIE’S (mini)
Maui Chicken Pineapple Bowl, Lobster Slipper Tails, Naked Shrimp Pineapple Bowl, Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, Maui Chicken Sliders, Fried Pineapple on a Stick – NEW: Potstickers with Hot Cheetos batter

(29) CHICKEN CHARLIE’S
Kool-Aid Chicken Sandwich, Krispy Kreme Donut Triple Cheeseburger, Fried Oreos, Bacon Wrapped Chicken Legs, Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese Cone, Fried Frog Legs – NEW ITEM : Potstickers with Hot Cheetos batter

(31) CANDY FACTORY
Cotton Candy, Caramel & Candy Apples, Hot Cheeto Float, Sno Cones – NEW  ITEM: Hot Cheeto Float

(32)(63)(65)(73) SQUEEZERS 
Lemonade with Strawberry & Lime Sugar Rimmed Cups, Chamoy Rimmed Lemonade Cup

(33) DUTCHMEN’S FUNNEL CAKES
Funnel Cakes, Churros

(34) CHARBROILED CORN, GIANT BAKED POTATOES
Grilled Corn, Corn in a Cup, Baked Potato, Curly, Garlic and Ribbon Fries, Hot Cheetos Baked Potato, Tater Tots, Veggie Kabob

(35) JP’s OLD WEST CINNAMON ROLLS
Cinnamon Roll, Maple & Bacon Frosting, Frozen Mocha, Espresso Frozen Lemonade, Hot Chocolate

(36)(83) DIPPIN’ DOTS® 
Ice Cream Float, Sundae, Fruit Smoothies

(38) PAPA GINO’S PIZZA
Pizza on a Stick, Cheese, Pizza, or Garlic Bread

(39) CRUTCHEE’S CREAM 
Soft Serve Ice Cream Cones, Dole Soft Serve Pineapple, Sundaes, Banana Split, Shakes, Chocolate Dipped Frozen Banana, Floats, Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

(40)(71) ICEE 
Hot Dog & Chili Dog, Frito Boat, ICEE

(41) FRESH FRYS
Blooming Onion, Chili Cheese & Jalapeňos, Garlic Frys, Deep-Fried Green Beans, Fresh Frys, Monkey Frys

(42) TEXAS STYLE BBQ
BBQ Brisket, Pork Rib, Chicken; BBQ Cowboy 3 Meat Waffle Fries, Sausage; Rangeburger, Brisket Waffle Fries, Chili Dog, BBQ Mac & Cheese Sandwich, BBQ Beef or Pork Sundae

(43) AUSTRALIAN BATTERED POTATOES
Australian Battered Potatoes with Cheese, Ranch; Fresh Lemonade

(44) SHAVE ICE
Rainbow, Strawberry & Cream, Mango & Chamoy, or Watermelon Twist

(45) CRAZY NACHOS
Carne Asada Nachos, Chicken, Southwestern, Chicken Teriyaki, Pulled Pork, Corn in a Cup, Agua Frescas

(46) CALIFORNIA GRILL
Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs, Chicken Tenders, Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches, Fries, Pretzels, Nacho

(48) PINEAPPLE EXPRESS BY CHICKEN CHARLIE’S
Maui Chicken Pineapple Bowl, Lobster Slipper Tails, Naked Shrimp Pineapple Bowl, Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, Maui Chicken Sliders, Fried Pineapple on a Stick, Fresh Pineapple in a Cup, Lemonade

(49) HOT DOG ON A STICK
Cheese on a Stick, Veggie Dog on a Stick, Fresh Lemonade

(50) BACKYARD BBQ VILLAGE
Fajitas, Ribs, Turkey Legs, Chicken Strip Basket, Pan Fried & BBQ Chicken, Bacon Wrapped Jalapeňo, Agua Frescas

(51) BAJA BLUES
Prime Rib Sandwich, Chicken Panini, BBQ Tri-Tip Sandwich

(52) BACKYARD BBQ VILLAGE/BBQ RIBS
Corndogs & Lemonade, Philly Steak Sandwich, Turkey Legs, Ribs, Asada Fries, Corn on the Cob, Agua Frescas with Chili Chamoy

(54) MEXICAN FUNNEL CAKE
Bacon Wrapped Grilled Sausage, Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog, Chocolate Covered Bacon, Apple Fries

(55) KETTLE CORN JUNCTION

(56) ICE COLD DRINKS & DOLE SOFT SERVE

(57) COUNTRY FAIR CINNAMON ROLLS
Cinnamon Rolls, Maple Bacon Cinnamon Roll Bomb, Cinnamon Roll Sundae, OC Crunch, Iced Coffee, Mocha Freeze, Hot Chocolate, Café Mocha

NEW STAND! (58) SWEETS BY CARDINALI 
Soft Serve and Hand scooped Ice Cream, Frozen Dipped Bananas, Cotton Candy Sundae Cone, Sundaes, Floats, Milkshakes, Affogato

(59) FUNNEL CAKE

(60) COWBOY KETTLE CORN
Mexican Street Corn – Cheese/Hot Cheese, Caramel, Chicago, Caramel Apple & Candy, Slushies

(61) FRIED A FAIR
Fried Snickers, Fried Twinkies, Fried Oreos, Fried Cheesecake, Fried Butter, Fried Nutella, Ice Cream

(62) SWEETIES
Cotton Candy, Unicorn Cotton Candy, Cotton Candy Ice Cream Tacos, Caramel/Candy Apples, Popcorn, Slushies

(64) MUSTARDS MIDWAY CAFE
Corn Dogs, Bacon Corn Dog, Hot Dogs, Fries, Nachos, Mac Dog

(66) BIG DOGS
Jumbo Corn Dogs, Nachos, Hot Dogs, Churros

(67) NITRO TREATS & DOLE SOFT SERVE
Nitro Candy Pop, Watermelon Dole Soft Serve Taco, Fruit Roll Up Dole Soft Serve Sandwich with Gushers, Sour Patch, Tajin Chamoy Pineapple, Fruity Pebbles Dole Soft Serve, Slushie Dole Soft Serve Float, Slushie

(68) SWEET DREAMS
Cotton Candy, Unicorn Cotton Candy, Cotton Candy Ice Cream Tacos, Caramel/Candy Apples, Popcorn, Slushies

(69) MEXICAN CUISINE
Tortas, Tacos, Jalapeňo Poppers, Burritos, Tamales, Sopes, Quesadillas, Super Nachos, Fruit Shakes, Agua Frescas

(72) CORN SHACK

(74) HUSSONG’S CANTINA
Mexican Food, Asada Street Taco, Al Pastor Street Taco

(75) BIGGYS
Turkey Legs, Corn Dogs, Bacon Wrapped Pork Belly, Burgers, Sausage on a Stick – NEW  ITEMS: Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich, Hot Cheeto Float, Cap’n Crunch Chicken Sandwich, Hot Cheetos Chicken Sandwich

(76)(93) FUNNEL CAKES – THE LAZY TOUCAN 
Banana Dream, Strawberry & Whip Cream, Oreos & Whip Cream

(77) TOTALLY BAKED COOKIE JOINT
Totally Baked Bucket, Big Skillet, Ice Cream Sandwich, Lil Dippers, Ice Cream Cup, Frozen Lemonade

(78) ENZO’S PIZZERIA
Pizza Slices, Cheeto Pizza Slice, Buffalo & Honey BBQ Wings Salads, Cannolis

(79) FRIED A FAIR
Fried Ice Cream, Sundaes, Banana Split, Fried Twinkie, Fried Oreos, Fried Snickers, Fried Cheesecake, Fried Cookie Dough, Fried Butter

(80)(84) CHUCKWAGON WILD HOG BBQ 
BBQ Brisket, Pork Rib, Chicken; BBQ Cowboy 3 Meat Waffle Fries, Sausage; Rangeburger, Brisket Waffle Fries, Chili Dog, BBQ Mac & Cheese Sandwich, BBQ Beef or Pork Sundae

(81) BBQ/CORN

(82) PLANET POPCORN
Chocolate Drizzle, Salted Caramel, Spicy Cheddar, Spicy Chicago, Birthday Cake, Dill Pickle

(85) CHICKEN CHARLIE’S
Kool-Aid Chicken Sandwich, Krispy Kreme Donut Triple Cheeseburger, Fried Oreos, Bacon Wrapped Chicken Legs, Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese Cone, Fried Frog Legs – NEW  ITEM: Potstickers with Hot Cheetos 

(86) ORANGE JULIUS
Hot Dogs, Orange Julius

(87) ALL-AMERICAN CLASSICS
Kart Wheel (Deep Fried Burger), Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs

(88) THE TATER BAR
Tater Tots

(89) TEN POUND BUNS
Original Ten Pound Bun on Sourdough with Pepperoni, Buffalo Chicken, or Bacon Nutella, Avocado Toast, Hot Chocolate, Hot Mocha, Cappuccinos, Mocha Shake – NEW ITEM : OC Deluxe Avocado Toast, Flaming Hot Ten Pound Bun

(90) EDDIE’S ASIAN INSPIRED CUISINE 
Teriyaki, Beef & Broccoli, Honey Walnut, Mongolian Beef, Kung Pao Chicken, Orange Chicken Burrito, Chow Mein, Fried Rice, Egg Rolls, Spring Rolls

(91) TASTI CHIPS®
Tasti Chips with Cheese, Parmesan Garlic or Chili Cheese

(92) TASTI BURGERS
Texas Bacon Cheeseburger, Chili Cheese Dogs, Chili Cheese Fries, Spicy Cheese Curd Fries

(94) PEPE’S MARISCOS FRESH MEXICAN SEAFOOD 
Ceviche Tostadas, Shrimp Cocktail, Shrimp Tacos, Chile Relleno Burrito, Nacho Supreme, Quesadilla Supreme, Birria Tacos, Grilled Fish Taco, Torta, Aguas Frescas

(96) TEXAS DONUTS & ICE CREAM 
Maple Bacon Donut, Deep Fried Snickers, Ice Cream Cones, Kettle Corn, Frozen Bananas, Ice Cream Sundaes, Milkshakes, Lemonade, Hot Chocolate, Mocha Cappuccino

(97) PHILLY CHEESE STEAK 
Philly Fries, Roast Beef Sandwich, Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs

NEW STAND!
99 BLENDER BAR
Fruit Smoothies (hands-on experience)


$4 Taste of Fair Food on Thursdays! 

 
Get a sampling of food and treats for only $4 each every Thursday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fun-sized samples include funnel cake, tri-tip, lemonade, cinnamon rolls, tacos, gelato, cotton candy and more.

See $4 Taste of Fair Menu (Thursdays only)


The Courtyard Wine Seminars

Sample an array of award-winning wines from the 2022 OC Fair Wine Competition presented by the Orange County Wine Society, Inc. Adults can taste Gold, Silver and Bronze wines.

Each weekend, wine enthusiasts can enjoy themed wine seminars which offer each paid participant eight 1-ounce tastings, a commemorative OC Fair wine glass and assorted nibbles. Seminar admission does not include OC Fair admission.

SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Saturdays & Sundays, 1 & 3 p.m. $25 per session.

Wine Regions of California –  July 23,  1 p.m.
What is the Best Wine? – July 23, 3 p.m.
Temecula Wines – July 24, 1 p.m.
Unique Varietals –  July 24, 3 p.m.
OC Fair Gold Medal Winners – July 30, 1 p.m.
Fair Food & Wine Pairing –  July 30, 3 p.m. 
Syrah vs. Petite Sirah – July 31, 1 p.m.
Cheese & Wine Pairing – July 31, 3 p.m.
OC Fair Gold Medal Winners – Aug. 6, 1 p.m.
CA Grown Italian Varietals – Aug. 6, 3 p.m.
Sparkling & Sweets – Aug. 7, 3 p.m. & Aug. 13, 1 p.m.
Fair Food & Wine Pairing – Aug. 13, 3 p.m.
Instant Party Wine Pairings – Aug. 14, 1 p.m.
Cheese & Wine Pairing – Aug.  14, 3 p.m.

FEATURED WINERY SCHEDULE

Fridays-Sundays, 1-7 p.m.

Fallbrook Winery, July 15
Seven Angels Cellars, July 16
Double Bond Winery, July 17
Dubost Winery, July 22
Big Nose Winery, July 23
Cypher Winery, July 24
San Simeon Wines, July 29
Ammons Horn Wines, July 30
Dark Star Cellars, July 31
Gelson’s Private Label Wines, Aug. 5
Orange Coast Winery, Aug. 6
Vinos Unidos, Aug. 12
Shale Oak Winery, Aug. 13
Bushong Vintage Company, Aug. 14

About OC Wine Society in The Courtyard

The Wine Courtyard, hosted by the Orange County Wine Society, is a must for wine lovers. The OC Fair Commercial Wine Competition is the largest and most comprehensive judging of California wines in the world. Award-winning wines judged by professional winemakers and winery principals are featured at the Courtyard and are available for purchase by the glass.

The Orange County Wine Society is proud to be a partner of the OC Fair and host of their wine competitions for the past 45 years. As an educational nonprofit organization, the mission of the Wine Society is one of wine education, with a focus on raising college scholarship funds that are granted annually to a number of California institutions with fields of study in viticulture and enology.

The Courtyard is open every day of the OC Fair from opening to one hour before closing. For information about the Orange County Wine Society and the OC Fair wine competitions, visit www.ocws.org.