Turlock, CA (May 15, 2020) –The 38th District Agriculture Association Board of Directors had announced on Friday, April 24, 2020 that the 2020 Fair will be postponed until 2021.
Fair officials had multiple discussions with Stanislaus County and State health officials, therefore, in an effort to support the Governor and stopping the COVID-19 Fair officials had to make the ultimate decision. With the postponement of the Fair, officials at the Fair wanted to maintain and help the livestock program be successful this year.
The Stanislaus County Fair is working on a plan to support exhibitors with their market animal projects this year. Options include a virtual livestock auction and/or possibly a market animal show. The decision will come after June 1, 2020 to determine which direction to hold the auction. Exhibitors can now enter their market animals on the Fair’s website at www.stancofair.com . Online preliminary entry is available at no charge, just click on the “Virtual Livestock Program” link on our main page. Please check back on the website for current news and updates. Details and more information will be coming soon on virtual auction dates.
Online entry deadline for exhibitor’s market animal is Thursday, May 28th
The 2020 Stanislaus County Fair was set to open Friday, July 10th for a 10-day run. To receive future Fair announcements follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/stancofair. Also, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @stancofair.
The mission of the Stanislaus County Fair is to provide a family and community-oriented experience promoting agriculture, entertainment, and technology. For more information about the award-winning Stanislaus County Fair, visit www.stancofair.com.