Monterey Fairgrounds: Festivals, Fairs, and Horse RacingFrom fun festivals to the Monterey County Fair, the Monterey County Fairgrounds is home to all the best events and happenings in town. This multi-use event center is located in the heart of the Monterey Bay, just five minutes from Days Inn Monterey Fisherman's Wharf/Aquarium. It features 30,000 square feet of indoor building space, two outdoor concert venues, off-track betting, and sprawling lawns throughout its 22 acres. Place a friendly wager on your favorite equestrian at the Monterey Bay Race Place inside the fairgrounds which broadcasts over 12 tracks and hosts racing events all year. Whether you're in town for the Beer Fest or looking to take the family on rides and attractions at the annual fair, there's fun to be had for all ages. Check out their events to see what's going on while staying with us in Monterey.
Hours -Monday - Friday: 9 am to 5 pm. Hours extended for special events.
- Monterey County Fair
- California Roots Music & Arts Festival
- Monterey Beer Festival
- County Fair
- Live Music
- Horse Racing
- Special Events