Press Release

Ozomatli, Lyvyn Skynyrd and Cheap Tricked to perform at The Hangar during the 2018 OC Fair

Costa Mesa, Calif. (March 5, 2018) – Several exciting shows have been added to the 2018 OC Fair lineup at The Hangar and Action Sports Arena, including tribute bands and five nights of the best rodeos in town. Tickets for these shows go on sale Saturday, March 10, at 10 a.m.

At The Hangar:

Lyvyn Skynyrd – A Tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd
Thursday, July 19, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $17.50

In tribute to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame legends Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lyvyn Skynyrd will perform favorite hits such as “Simple Man,” “Sweet Home Alabama” and, of course, “Freebird.” Based out of Southern California, Lyvyn Skynyrd performs and personifies the rock ‘n’ roll experience of Skynyrd with their Southern rock.

Cheap Tricked – Southern California’s Musical and Visual Tribute to Cheap Trick / 4NR – A Tribute to Foreigner
Saturday, July 21, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $17.50

With the looks, the classic hits and a female lead guitarist, Cheap Tricked is a tribute band based out of Southern California that pays homage to the American rock sounds of Cheap Trick. They’ll be joined by 4NR, a tribute to English-American rock band Foreigner.

Sunday, July 29, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $20

A six-piece band whose genre spans everything from Latin rock to hip hop to funk and world music, Ozomatli produced its debut album in 1998 and has been rocking out ever since. The Los Angeles-based band’s recent album, Non-Stop: Mexico to Jamaica, was released in 2017.

At Action Sports Arena:

Extreme Rodeo
Wednesday & Friday, Aug. 1 & 3, 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $15



Broncs & Bulls Rodeo
Thursday & Saturday, Aug. 2 & 4, 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $15



Fiesta del Charro
Sunday, Aug. 5, 7 p.m.
Tickets start at $17.50



Tickets to these shows will go on sale March 10 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available via Ticketmaster. More performances and action sports at the 2018 OC Fair will be announced in the coming weeks. Sign up for pre-sale emails at

Super Pass holders can purchase tickets to select Pacific Amphitheatre, The Hangar and Action Sports Arena performances at a two-for-one discount. The 2018 Super Pass is a season pass that includes admission to all 23 days of the OC Fair, as well as several exclusive discounts. To purchase, visit

The 2018 OC Fair is July 13-Aug. 12, open Wednesday-Sunday.