California State Fair releases 2023 numbers

You could say it was a fair-ly good turn out.


Nothing like a summer night at the fair.

As the sun begins to set on our summer, the 2023 California State Fair and Food Festival is officially over. Fair officials have released a by-the-numbers look at this year’s festivities:

  • 65,000 guests attended the fair on Saturday, July 29 — the highest attendance since the COVID-19 pandemic
  • 50,000+ rides were taken on the monorail
  • 10,000 pieces of fruit were sold at the Save Mart Supermarkets Passport Program
  • 67,000+ corn dogs were eaten
  • 9,000 Dole Whips were consumed

Did you attend this year’s fair? Let us know how it was.