Welcome to the Southern California Fair website. 2018 is going to be a very big year for the fair and the SoCal Fair and Event Center. Stay tuned, a lot of big announcements are coming!  Make certain you check the calendar of events page to make the Perris Fair Grounds your number one place for fun and entertainment.


Mark your calendar now!
The 105th Southern California Fair
on the SoCal Fair and Event Center
will run from October 6, 2018, through October 14, 2018.

Countdown to the 2018 So Cal Fair








Southern California Fair

An annual fair held at the Lake Perris Fairgrounds featuring amusement rides, food concessions, competitive exhibits, carnival games, motorized events, live concerts and more.

Calendar of Events

Looking for something to do? We’ve got everything from the So Cal Fair, Perris Auto Speedway, Grand Prix BMX, to sporting events, animal shows, shopping, dances, expos and more!

Lake Perris Sports Pavilion

Enjoy the best horse racing from around the world from the comfort of the Lake Perris Sports Pavilion. Great place to mingle with friends, grab a bite to eat and win, win, win!

Perris Auto Speedway

Also known as The PAS, is a 1/2 mile clay oval track located at the Lake Perris Fairgrounds. The track hosts USAC/CRA sprint cars, street stocks, dirt modifieds, and many more.

Event Center Rentals

Whether it’s a wedding, dog shows, Quinceañeras, trade shows, or livestock shows, you’ll find the facility you want in the perfect location at the Lake Perris Fairgrounds.

Grand Prix BMX

The World Famous Grand Prix BMX located on the Perris Fairgrounds. Practice with the nation’s top Pros on Mondays, with racing every Wed. and Saturday year round.

Coming Special Calendar Events


(Perris, CA, March 20, 2018)  There is no racing at Perris Auto Speedway this Saturday, March 24th.  Racing will return on April 14th when LKQ Pick Your Part presents the PASSCAR Stock Car Series and the IMCA Modifieds. The AMSOIL USAC/CRA Sprint Cars will be joined by The PAS Senior & Young Sprints for the “Sokola Shootout” on April 21st.  On April 28th, LKQ Pick Your Part will present “Night of Destruction.”  

March Board of Directors MeetingAgenda 
March 21, 2018
4:00 PM
18700 Lake Perris Dr.
– 2018 So Cal Fair Entertainment Application

Calling all entertainers and bands. The Entertainment Application is now available for the 2018 Southern California Fair. Download the PDF form here.

– Wrestle Fair Returns

On April 29th, 2018, Wrestle Fair returns to the Perris Fair Grounds. Wrestle Fair is the focal point for the world of sports entertainment, bringing both Professional Wrestling and Lucha Libre conventions under one roof.  The fair provides multiple sources of wrestling exhibits, memorabilia, wrestling clinics, Q&A panels, and a huge autograph section.  Wrestle Fair unites loyal fans with their favorite wrestlers and legendary superstars from all around the world. 9AM to 9PM Tickets

– Up, Down ‘n Dirty 4 a Cure. The 1st annual Mud Run, 5K with an obstacle course.

When:  July 14th, 2018. Check-in at 7am. First wave 8am.
Location: Perris Auto Speedway
All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society
Questions: Call Cathi Hill at (951) 202-7714 or email cathi.hill@cancer.org
Sponsored by Perris Auto Speedway
Download event flyer



– West Coast Thunder

West Coast Thunder

May 28, 2018:  Save the date, Memorial Day, May 28, 2018, on your calendar now. West Coast Thunder  is coming to the SoCal Fair and Event Center. It will be the biggest event to ever hit the fairgrounds and it is for a great cause.