Carnival rides. Pig races. Reside concerts. And COVID-19 vaccines.
The to start with Bay Area county good of the submit-pandemic era opened its gates this weekend, with all of the exciting furthermore a good deal of safety measures. Fairgoers had been admonished to don masks and social distance. Those people who hadn’t been vaccinated could get jabbed for free onsite — and acquire no cost admission in addition a $20 food items voucher and four journey tickets.
“We are thrilled to welcome the community back again to the fairgrounds to delight in all the points of interest,
routines, food, and traditions we skipped previous calendar year,” Justin Aquino, fair functions
manager, explained in his announcement of the festivities. “By providing the possibility to get vaccines at the good, we want to stimulate the total group to get vaccinated so we can all securely get pleasure from the truthful for several years to come.”
Using to the stage the very first evening were being rapper Coolio, Younger MC, and C+C Songs Manufacturing unit. The reasonable will reopen Wednesday with deal with band Journey Revisited, followed by Petty Fever on Thursday and Creedence Revelation on Friday. Live performance seating is absolutely free with admission.
On the fair’s closing weekend, entire-working day lineups of musical acts are scheduled for Pacific Islands Day on Saturday and Dia de La Feria on Sunday, June 13.
New this 12 months are reveals from the Domini Hoskins Black Heritage Museum, a touring middle that brings its instructional displays to Bay Place colleges, and a “Peninsula at War” record show. Inside the Expo Hall, visitors will come across loved ones activity and robotic zones as effectively as great arts and the floral/agricultural landscapes that have been a traditional draw at this county’s reasonable.
Progress buy delivers a $5 price cut on all tickets. And on Wednesday, ticket charges are decreased for all fairgoers. Locate pricing, several hours, maps and specifics at www.sanmateocountyfair.com.