Monterey County Fair Accepting Food and Commercial Vendor Applications for 2022 Fair Set for Sept. 1-5, 2022


MONTEREY, CA. (Dec. 12, 2021) — The Monterey County Fair is now taking applications for food vendor and non-food commercial vendors for the 2022 fair, which will run from Thursday, Sept. 1 to Monday, Sept. 5, 2022.

Prior year exhibitors will be given first opportunity to participate in this year’s fair. Application are due by Feb. 1, 2022; after that date, spaces will be on a first-come, first served basis.
The food vendor and non-food vendor application are available at
Nonprofit 501-(C) organizations must provide documentation from the Internal Revenue Service, including affidavit of tax exemption. This is a mandatory requirement for new AND returning vendors. Documentation must be submitted with application by May 1, 2022, for additional vendor passes to be received.
All entries must be submitted to the Fair, either by email at, by mail (2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA 93940) or in person at Fair Administration office at 2004 Fairground Road in Monterey, with entry fees, by the due date.

Application for Community Stage Acts will be coming soon. Go to and click on Community Stage Acts button to access the application when it becomes available.

The Monterey County Fair will run from Thursday, Sept. 1 to Monday, Sept. 5, 2022, at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, in Monterey.

About the Monterey County Fair & Event Center
The Monterey County Fair & Event Center is a premier event center set on 22 oak-studded acres with ample parking. It is a state-owned multi-use facility that features four large banquet rooms, two outdoor concert venues, and a variety of outdoor and indoor cost-effective sites ideal for all types of events. It is home of the annual award-winning Monterey County Fair, host to many major and private events on the Central Coast, and the site of the Monterey Bay Race Place, a Satellite Wagering Facility.

For more information, contact the Fair Administration Office, at 2004 Fairground Road in Monterey, by calling (831) 372-5863 or go to for more information.