California State Fair
It’s a fair to remember. Nearby fires and record-high temperatures couldn’t keep California State Fairgoers away as the annual event reached attendance not seen in the last six years.
Galt K9 officers Hunter and Jax are receiving new, custom-made, ballistic vests – after Special Olympics athlete – and close friend of the police department – Karissa Krater donated about $2,500 to “Cover Your K9” to help make the lifesaving equipment available.
Since the fair opened 12 days ago, 11 cars have had their catalytic converters stolen. Vehicles sitting higher off the ground have been targeted, as it’s easier for thieves to get underneath and out quickly.
The fire broke out this afternoon and did not damage any structures. But when things seemed to be quieting down in the battle against the 30-acre blaze, flames got into live power lines, causing them to arc.
With temperatures cooler than average, CBS13’s Dave Bender was enjoying the start of the fair.
After spending the first two months of its existence at Hughes Field, the Sacramento Republic have settled into a new home at Bonney Field. Find out how to get there and what to do once you show up.
The fair, which ended Sunday, attracted 697,000 people this year, which is an increase of 4,000 visitors, despite being a day shorter. Daily attendance was up 6.5 percent with an average of 41,000 people per day.
Fairgoers are taking their final rides as the California State Fair comes to a close in less than two hours.
Today on the show, Don started off the show by teasing the live show he’ll be doing at the State Fair Thursday and talked about how he will marry a couple live from the fair. […]
As the heat moves from east to west, there’s no question on a day like Friday it’s all about ice, drinks, and staying as cool as possible at the California State Fair.
Within a comfortable drive, you can satisfy your musical and theatrical needs in the outdoors.
Sacramento Police have made arrests in a 2010 robbery at the California State Fair when two gunman got away with $200,000 in cash.