Find California Gold at the State Fair Brewfest


For one day this summer, State Fair mascot Poppy will answer to the name of “Hoppy.” That’s right, the State Fair Brewfest is back on Saturday, July 30. Come sample the best beers California has to offer on the main stage at Cal Expo. The State Fair Brewfest offers one of the most exclusive beer tastings around, where many of the world’s finest breweries—Sierra Nevada, Russian River, North Coast—bring out their prized special brews and limited edition hop-bombs.

Saturday, July 30 at 5 p.m., Cal Expo, Golden 1 Stage; tickets $15 (separate from general fair admission)