Event Details

2017 presale registration opening SOON! Make sure you’re on our VIP list to be the first to hear when we’re taking over the legendary San Diego County Fair plus an exclusive VIP code to register on Day One at the absolute lowest price!



Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014


VAVi Sport & Social presents the 4th annual SD County Fair 5K: An all-ages, all-access Behind The Scenes run/walk of the fair like you’ve never seen it before!

This is a one of a kind VIP experience at the world-renowned San Diego County Fair before the gates are open to the public! Get ready to run, skip, and stroll your way through the Fair and see all of the attractions before the big daily crowds arrive.

Your 5K registration includes a free ticket to the SD Fair, another ticket for future use, one FREE BEER (21+) or non-alcoholic beverage, plus more hookups! If you plan on going to the fair this season, this is absolutely the day to do so!

You’ve never seen the Fair like this…

How Much:

Pricing Details Coming Soon!

All Participants Will Receive:

  • Official County Fair 5K 2017 Event T-shirt
  • A 5K run/walk throughout the “Mad About the Fair” themed San Diego County Fair
  • Free admission to the San Diego County Fair race day ($16 value)
  • A $4 “Plus 1” voucher to the San Diego County Fair ticket ($12 savings)
  • 1 additional ticket to the San Diego County Fair to be used at a later date ($16 value)
  • 1 Free ice cold beer or non-alcoholic beverage after the race (Up to $8 value)
    -21 and over only for alcoholic beverage.
  • $10 discount to the International Beer Festival taking place at 11am starting after the 5k
  • Timing Clocks so you can track your time
  • Additional Hookups

*Please help support our charity partner, the Challenged Athletes Foundation! Half of all tech tee proceeds go directly to support Operation Rebound!

Start Time Options

The County Fair 5K will take place from 7-10 am. Waves will be let go every few minutes. Plan to stay after the run and enjoy the International Beer Festival and the Fair for the entire day!

Packet Pick Up Details

Date and time coming soon!

Road Runner Sports San Diego
5553 Copley Dr
San Diego, Ca 92111

For a $5 convenience fee, you can pick up your race materials at the venue on race day. We recommend participants leave early for parking and any potential traffic delays.

Charitable Partner

VAVi’s 5K events have raised over $290,000 for Operation Rebound since 2011 – help us add to that total in 2017!

CAF-OpReCAF Operation Rebound

This event is proudly benefiting Challenged Athletes Foundation’s® (CAF) Operation Rebound® program. This is the premier sports and fitness program for American military personnel, veterans and first responders with permanent physical disabilities. It provides unparalleled opportunities to pursue active, athletic lifestyles by offering access to funding for equipment, training, competition expenses, Military Medical Center Physical Training (MMCPT) and sports clinics. Check out more on the program here!

Please note, there are no refunds for this event.

Corporate Team Building

Work Hard and Play Hard TOGETHER!
Purchase registrations for your employees and enjoy:

  • Discounted Bulk Registrations
  • Designated space on site for your employees
  • Customized T-shirts and apparel
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Charitable tie-in (CAF)
  • Seamless integration into your current Wellness program

Click here to learn more about Corporate Registration Packages and pricing.

Email jamie@govavi.com to get registered today!