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Contact: Katie Marzullo
Direct Line 949-257-9089

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 2, 2023

Free Bus Service to the Fair

Watsonville, CA – There’s a FREE and easy way to get to the Santa Cruz County Fair-- take the bus!

The Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transit District (METRO) has created a special route, Route 79F. It will provide free fares to the fairgrounds, September 13th-17th.

Weekdays:

Buses depart the Watsonville Transit Center, on the hour, from noon - 10pm

Buses depart the fairgrounds, 25 minutes past the hour, from 12:25pm – 10:25pm

Weekends:

Buses depart the Watsonville Transit Center, on the hour, from 10am - 10pm

Buses depart the fairgrounds, 25 minutes past the hour, from 10:25am - 10:25pm

METRO will also offer free service on Route 79 (weekend only) and daily ParaCruz service.

For more details on bus service, visit www.scmtd.com/en/routes/county-fair

Don’t miss any of the exciting events and entertainment!

Check out the full Fair schedule at www.santacruzcountyfair.com/2023-fair-schedules

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Contact: Katie Marzullo
Direct Line 949-257-9089

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 26, 2023

Pre-sale Tickets Now Available

Watsonville, CA – Skip the line and buy tickets in advance!

Pre-sale tickets are available online now. Fair goers can purchase tickets for admission as well as parking, the Carnival and Motorsports.

Click here: https://tickets.santacruzcountyfair.com/p/tickets

The 2023 Fair runs Wednesday September 13th- Sunday 17th.

Monster Trucks & Motocross are Wednesday and Thursday only… don’t wait to buy tickets, the shows do sell out!

This year’s featured Monster Trucks include Playing for Keeps, Enforcer, Wicked Strong and Hillbilly. There’s also The Extinguisher Monster Ride Truck and Quad Wars featuring The Immortal ATV Riders.

It’s a rip roarin’ good time!

**Please courtesy photos and video to: Santa Cruz County Fair

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Contact: Katie Marzullo
Direct Line 949-257-9089

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 14, 2023

The Fair is Coming! The Fair is Coming!

Watsonville, CA – We’re so excited we want to shout it from the top of the Ferris wheel! The 2023 Santa Cruz County Fair is just one month away. That means carnival rides, sweet and savory treats, live music, livestock, magic shows and much more.

Right now, there’s still time to enter an animal, vegetable, poem or photo (just to name a few categories) into the Fair.

For most departments, the deadline is August 24th.

The Entry Guide can be accessed online at santacruzcountyfair.com or people can pick up a hard copy at local libraries, feed stores or the Fair office.

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Contact: Katie Marzullo
Direct Line 949-257-9089

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 2, 2023

Circus Alegria Presents “King Kong vs. Dinosaurs”

Watsonville, CA – It’s no ordinary circus!

Circus Alegria will thrill audiences with this wild show. It combines traditional acts with larger-than-life creatures. Witness the battle of all time when King Kong takes on dinosaurs!

Don’t wait to buy tickets. The first 300 people who buy advance tickets will pay only $10 for kids and $15 for adults.