August Events

Hot Tub & Swim Spa Show

Date: 07/31/2018 - 08/05/2018
Time: Fri. 12pm - 8pm; Sat. 10am - 8pm; Sun. 10am - 6pm
Presented By: Hot Productions
For More Information
Cost: Free Admission
Contact email:
Contact phone: 1-888-SPA-SALE

Friday 12noon-8PM
Saturday 10am-8PM
Sunday 10am-6pm


Gem Faire

Date: 08/03/2018 - 08/05/2018
Time: Fri. 12pm - 6pm; Sat. 10am - 6pm; Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Gem Faire, Inc
For More Information
Cost: Adults $7; Child free for children under 12
Parking: $10
Contact email:
Contact phone: 503-252-8300

Fine jewelry, precious & semi-precious gemstones, millions of beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals and much more at manufacturer’s prices. Over 60 exhibitors from around the world. Jewelry repair & cleaning while you shop

2018 Northern California Yearling Sale

Date: 08/14/2018 - 08/14/2018
Time: 12pm - 5pm
Presented By: CTBA
For More Information
Cost: Free to public
Contact email:
Contact phone: 800-573-2822

2018 Northern California Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale

Circus Vargas 'Dreaming of Pirates'

Date: 08/16/2018 - 08/19/2018
Time: August 16 7:30pm; August -17 4:30 & 7:30pm; August 18 1:00–4:00 & 7:30 pm; August 19 12:00–3:00 & 6:30 pm
Presented By:
For More Information
Parking: $10

The Big One is Back! Circus Vargas Delivers the Ultimate Entertainment Extravaganza for 2018!
Join Us for A Swashbuckling Circus Spectacular, “Dreaming of Pirates!” A Fantastic Voyage of Nonstop Action and Adventure Guaranteed to Thrill and Enchant Children of all Ages! Flying Trapeze Artists, Clowns, Daredevils, Death-Defying Acrobats, Jugglers, Contortionists, Comedians, Motorcycles and much, much, more! Discover a world of pure circus magic and wonderment under the Big Top, where memories are made and cherished for a lifetime!
Circus Vargas’ Dreaming of Pirates… A true circus treasure!

Buy Tickets Here

Buy Tickets Here

Date: 08/23/2018 - 08/26/2018
Time: Leaves 10am Aug 23
Presented By: Your Hosts: Allen Aldrich & Dennis Miller
For More Information

Your chance to see, in person, the Ferndale Marathon! Join us for a bus trip to the Humboldt County Fair, leaving from the Alameda County Fairgrounds Off-Track Betting parking lot.

Round trip transportation in a luxury coach
Three nights lodging at Bear River Casino (
Snacks/beverages on the bus, both to and from
Entrance to the Humboldt County Fair each day
Thursday night reception at the Bear River Casino (
BBQ steak dinner Friday at the Humboldt County Fair
Horseman’s breakfast Saturday at the Humboldt County Fair
Private Seminars daily

Sign-up Here

Goodguys 32nd West Coast Nationals presented by BASF **The Crown Jewel**

Date: 08/24/2018 - 08/26/2018
Time: Fri. 8am - 5pm; Sat. 8am - 5pm; Sun. 8am - 3pm
Presented By: Goodguys Rod & Custom Association
For More Information
Cost: Adults $20; Child $6; under 6 FREE Seniors $20; Military $15 (with Active/Retired Military ID)
Parking: $10
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925 838-9876

Known as the “bucket list” destination of hot rodders across the country, this year’s 32nd Goodguys West Coast Nationals presented by BASF is scheduled to take place the weekend of August 24-26 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA and it promises to be better than ever! Festivities for registered participants kick-off on Monday 8/20 with Hot Rod Week – four days of guided tours in and around the Bay Area visiting automotive collections, rod shops and other interesting places! Known as the “Crown Jewel” of all Goodguys events, the West Coast Nationals is the perfect blend of old school traditions and new school trends and it’s reflected in over 3,000 of America’s finest 1972 & older show-quality hot rods, customs, muscle cars, trucks and classics on display throughout the majestic Alameda County Fairgrounds. This big event also includes over 300 Vendor Exhibits, a huge Swap Meet & Cars 4 Sale Corral, Live Music Entertainment, special parking areas on Saturday, newly added AutoCross Competition all weekend, Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition presented by, Craft Beer Garden, Pinstripers Brush Bash, a Model Car Show, Mini Engine Exhibit, a FREE Kids Zone and so much more! And, you don’t want to miss the crowning of the 2018 Goodguys BASF America’s Most Beautiful Street Rod Award! Plus bring out those late models in celebration of American Iron for the Spectre Performance All American Sunday on Sunday, August 26th. For complete details and to register your vehicle or purchase tickets, visit Where timeless traditions meet new school trends!

Event Hotline

Download Grounds Map