August Events

Hot Tub Swim Spa Show

Date: 08/07/2015 - 08/07/2015
Time: Fri. 12am - 8pm; Sat. 10am - 8pm; Sun. 10am - 6pm
Presented By: Hot Productions
For More Information
Cost: Free Admission
Contact phone: 1-888-spa-sale

Hot Tub Swim Spa Show

Gem Faire

Date: 08/07/2015 - 08/09/2015
Time: Fri. 12pm - 6pm, Sat. 10am - 6pm, Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Gem Faire, Inc.
For More Information
Cost: Adults $7, Child 11 and under free
Parking: $10
Contact email:
Contact phone: 503 252-8300

Jewelry and gem dealers from all over the world will be on site with the largest selection of fine jewelry, gems, beads, minerals, crystals, pearls and much more. Take advantage of buying direct from the importers and wholesalers. From loose gemstones, raw minerals and millions of bead strands, to finished jewelry, supplies and tools, find them all under one roof. Jewelry repair, cleaning & ring sizing service is available while you shop. Gem Faire will also be holding a free door prize drawing every hour throughout the event.
Mark your calendar! Gem Faire will be in Pleasanton for three days only! Buy quality gems, jewelry and beading supplies directly from the source right in your town only at Gem Faire. For more information, visit or contact Gem Faire, Inc. at 503-252-8300 or

2014 Northern California Sale

Date: 08/11/2015 - 08/11/2015
Time: 12pm - 6pm
Presented By: CTBA
For More Information
Cost: FREE
Contact email:
Contact phone: 800-573-2822

2015 CTBA's Northern California Yearling & Horses of Racing Age Sale.

Goodguys 29th West Coast Nationals

Date: 08/21/2015 - 08/23/2015
Time: Fri. 8am - 5pm; Sat. 8am - 5pm; Sun. 8am - 3pm
Presented By: Goodguys Rod & Custom Association
For More Information
Cost: Adults $20.00; Child $6.00 Age: (7-12); 6 & Under FREE
Parking: $10
Discount: Discounts Military - Present Valid Military ID at the Goodguys Ticket Gate
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925-838-9876

Once described as 'The Perfect Rod Run' by Hot Rod Magazine - the Goodguys West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster has everything the automotive purist could want. Over 3,000 1972 & older hot rods, customs' muscle cars, trucks and classics are on display. America's Most Beautiful Street Rod is crowned Saturday evening and the art of the car is celebrated here like no other venue. It all gets started Monday 8/17 with Hot Rod Week - four days of guided tours in and around the Bay Area visiting automotive collections, rod shops and other interesting places! The big event also includes over 300 vendor exhibits, automotive Swap Meet & AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral, live stage shows and nightly parties, a model car show, arts & crafts expo, model engine exhibit, FREE kids entertainment and much more! Don't miss the Goodguys 'Crown Jewel'! Visit for complete event details! Goodguys...Cool Cars, Cool People... Good Times!


Date: 08/29/2015 - 08/29/2015
Time: 2:30pm - 8pm
Presented By: San Francisco Fire
For More Information
Cost: General Admission $25, 2nd Row: $50, 1st Row: $65; Child 0-6 Free
Parking: $10
Contact email:
Contact phone: 925-918-2781

Come experience GRID, the world's first co-ed professional spectator sport! The San Francisco Fire will be playing the Los Angeles Reign in a West Coast battle between the two National Pro Grid League teams. Tickets are now on sale for this highly anticipated match, which will be played Saturday, August 29 at 6 p.m.

Watch amateur GRID matches from 11:30-3:30. Then, at 4 p.m. festivities kick off with a patio party. Enjoy food and drinks, hear Bay Area DJ Reggie Soars, shop the Vendor Village and play a game of GRID Pong, or a practice GRID match, plus kids can have fun at the exclusive Kid Zone full of kid friendly activities!
Tickets can be purchased at

GRID, in its second season and with a renewed contract with NBC Sports, is the world's first professional spectator sport with two co-ed teams racing head-to-head in a 2-hour match. It incorporates speed, skill and strategy in a test of endurance through a variety of weightlifting and body-weight elements. Go to for the schedule of matches airing on NBC Sports Network and for ticket information.

Alameda County Fair

4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566

Event Hotline

Sign up here for our monthly
Events eNewsletter here

Download Grounds Map