FAQs

Q. Who can attend the field trips?
A. Any public, private, or home school, grades PK – High School.

Q. What are the field trip dates?
A. The field trip dates are Wednesdays – Fridays (starting the first full week of the LA County Fair).  Homeschools are only eligible for field trips on Wednesdays.

Q. What are the field trip hours?
A. The gates open at 9 a.m. for the field trip participants. All participants must be here before noon to be admitted to the Fair. Once on the grounds, participants can stay as long as they choose.
*Please note all vendors, shopping, and the carnival will be closed until the Fair opens to the general public at noon.

Q.
Where is Parking?
A. Parking for buses and accompanying vehicles (parents/chaperones) is at Gate 17 off of McKinley Avenue. Home schools or other non-bus transported schools park at Gate 9, off of White Avenue.

Q. How many times can my class/home school student attend the FairKids Field Trip Program?
A. Each classroom or home school student may attend no more than 3 times.

Q. How much does it cost?
A. It's FREE! Parking and admission are free to every participant unless you are bringing more than 2 adults per 1 child, then you must pay full price adult admission for the extra adults. Transportation to the Fair is not covered.

Q. What field trip materials are provided?
A. The FairKids Field Trip Program provides curriculum, maps, free milk coupons, and scavenger hunt sheets. All materials are available under the tabs at the top of this page.

Q. What do I need to bring with me the day of my field trip?
A. The only thing you must bring to the Fair on your field trip date is your email confirmation that you should have received after you signed up.

Q. Is there lunch storage?
A. Lunch storage is available. However, you must bring and pick up your lunches from the location.

Q. How many chaperones can I bring?
A. You can bring no more than 2 chaperones per 1 child. Any additional chaperones will be asked to buy a full price adult admission ticket. 

Q. How can I get involved in this program?
A. If you would like to become a FairKids Ambassador and help out during the LACF, please visit our volunteer website at www.fairplex.com/volunteer. If you would like to donate to this program, please visit our website at www.tlcfairplex.org/donate.

 

 Homeschools are only eligible for field trips on Wednesdays.


for more information, contact:

Natalie Chaidez
Fairtime Education
fairkids@fairplex.com
Phone: (909) 865-4200