The California State Fair starts July 11 and runs through July 27 at Cal Expo. Tickets to Republic FC matches occurring between July 11-27 include complimentary admission to the fair on the day of the match.
To enter the fairgrounds, please show your Republic FC match ticket to any fair gate. During the fair, gates to enter Bonney Field are located at the north end of the field.
Reentry to and from the fair to Bonney Field is permitted, although you must present your ticket each time you enter the Bonney Field gates.
Tickets to Republic FC matches may be purchased through Ticketmaster.com
Monday – Thursday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Carnival (Rides) Hours
Mon/Wed/Thurs 2 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Tues/Fri/Sat/Sun 11 a.m. – midnight
Fans can enter the fairgrounds using the Main Gate (via Parking Lots A, B, or C), the East Gate (via Parking Lot D) or the West Gate ( via Parking Lot A).
REPUBLIC FC MATCHES DURING THE FAIR
|Thursday, July 17 7:30 p.m.||vs Orlando City SC||Bonney Field||Tickets|
|Saturday, July 19* 7:30 p.m.||vs Glasgow Rangers FC||Bonney Field||Tickets|
|Monday, July 21 7:30 p.m.||vs West Bromwich Albion||Bonney Field||Tickets|
|Friday, July 25* 7:30 p.m.||vs West Bromwich Albion||Bonney Field||Tickets|
|Sunday, July 27 7:00 p.m.||vs. Pittsburgh Riverhounds||Bonney Field||Tickets|
*Fireworks at 10 p.m.
Will call for Republic FC matches will open two hours prior to kickoff, with the exception of Sacramento Soccer Day on Friday, July 25. The Will Call will open at 3:30 p.m.
PARKING & TRANSPORTATION
Parking during the fair $10. Fans can park in lots A, B, C and D (all accessible using Exposition Blvd).
For fans biking to the matches, SABA will offer free valet parking located at the Green Gate (formerly the West Gate) at Cal Expo.
There is NO designated parking for Bonney Field during the California State Fair. Fans attending Republic FC matches are asked to plan accordingly since select lots will fill up fast. Lots A and B are closest to Bonney Field, but fans may park in any lot.
If leaving by car after the match, fans may exit via Tribute Road near the Bus. 80 overpass. For fans parking in parking lot A, please exit using the tunnel gate beneath the electronic sign.
FOOD & FUN
The California State Fair is the new and expanded Fun Zone! Fans may bring all the funnel cake and deep fried goodies the fair offers into Bonney Field. In-and-out privileges will be allowed from Bonney Field onto Cal Expo Fairgrounds for matches during the fair.
No food or beverages purchased outside of the fair is permitted at Bonney Field. No glass, aluminum cans or outside alcohol are allowed. Outside sealed water bottles are allowed at Bonney Field.
After Republic FC matches on July 19 & July 25, enjoy the fireworks show at 10 p.m.