Get ready to greet Summer and enjoy good times at the Alameda County Fair! The Alameda County Fair returns June 14th through July 7th and provides a great time for all ages. This year's Alameda County Fair includes: brand new rides, over 15 exciting concerts, "Racing and Tasting" events, horse racing, Monster Trucks, Demolition Derby, Extreme Rodeo, plus so much more! Fair favorites will be back including exhibits, animals, games, pig races, Kids’ Park & STEAM Weekends, as well as special event days. Come for the fun, entertainment and great fair food! 2019 Alameda County Fair Fun In addition to the great exhibits and entertainment that the Alameda County Fair is known for, the fair’s Carnival takes center stage in 2019 with the addition of a brand new, cross-grounds Sky Ride. This attraction features 70 passenger gondolas that offer riders an exciting, bird’s eye view of the fair. The ride will extend from the Green Gate main entrance, all the way to the Kids Park at the Yellow Gate entrance. Returning this year is the TURBO, a super fast, adrenaline-rush ride with upside-down, free flipping action at 120 feet in the air. The Fair’s Opening Day Cattle Drive, where real-life cowboys and cowgirls guide a mighty herd of steers through Downtown Pleasanton returns for an encore. The event will start at Del Valle Avenue and head on to Main Street in Pleasanton at approximately 10:30 am on Friday, June 14th. Once again, select downtown restaurants and retailers will be giving away free fair tickets while supplies last and the Museum on Main will provide fun activities for kids. Discounted Tickets Available Hacienda has enabled our affiliates to participate in a discount program designed to save you money and provide you with a great value. Hacienda employees and residents can take advantage of these specially priced offers: Ticket Type Description Regular Gate Price Hacienda Price Gate Admission w/o Concert This ticket is good for any one day at the 2019 Alameda County Fair. Children 5 years and under are free. This advance General Admission ticket does not include entry to the Big O Concert Series.Ticket prices effective through July 7, 2019. $15 $10 Carnival Ride Wristband This special wristband will give you unlimited access to rides at the Alameda County Fair from carnival opening until closing. Please note that the Sky Ride requires a separate ticket.Ticket prices effective through July 7, 2019. $35 $28 Vehicle Parking Good for one day of general Gate 8 and Gate 12 parking. Ticket prices effective through July 7, 2019. $10 $8 Qualifications In order to qualify for the discount, applicants need to be either an employee within Hacienda or a resident within one of the following Hacienda residential communities: Andares, Anton Hacienda, Avana Stoneridge, Avila, The Galloway, Park Hacienda, Siena, Valencia or Verona. Offer specifics along with redemption information follows. If you do not see the section below with details on accessing this offer, please check to make sure that you are currently logged into a valid Employee, Resident or Owner account and that you are using the most current version of your browser. You can verify that you have a valid account by selecting the Welcome button at the top of any page on the site and then Home. The list of valid roles will appear on the right. You can add or modify your user roles by selecting Manage from the account menu Hacienda Services Finding entertainment opportunities within Hacienda has never been easier. Be sure to visit the pages on our site to learn about these resources or contact our office directly for personalized assistance with your needs. To view further details, please simply select the 'Login / Create Account' button at the top of any page on our site.