2019 fairs and festivals — your guide to fun in the Bay Area

Fair and festival season has arrived in the Bay Area. Here’s a rundown of events through Labor Day and and beyond. If you want to have your festival included in the online listing, email lherendeen@bayareanewsgroup.com.

May 13-19

Savannah Shorter loads her large stuffed giraffe into a train ride during opening day of the Contra Costa County Fair in Antioch on May 17, 2018. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group archive)

Contra Costa County Fair: Noon-9:30 p.m. May 16-19. Contra Costa County Fairgrounds, 1201 W. 10th St., Antioch. Rides, undead roller derby, K-9 Kings flying dog show, Xtreme sports zone, games, live music, arts and agriculture pavilion, contests, food and drink. Admission, $5-$8; fair wristbands, $25; contracostafair.com/

Maker Faire Bay Area: 1-5 p.m. May 17, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. May 18, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 19. San Mateo

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