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Summer Starts at the 2014 OC Fair With Live Music and Action Sports July 11-August 10

COSTA MESA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/06/14 -- The 2014 OC Fair will offer a month-long bonanza of great music and wild entertainment in The Hangar and Action Sports Arena July 11-August 10 (Wed.-Sun.) Tickets are on sale now and, as always, include free OC Fair admission.


The Hangar at the 2014 OC Fair:
July 11     Journey Unauthorized - A Tribute to Journey
July 12     Zeppelin Live - A Live Rock Tribute to Led Zeppelin
July 13     The English Beat / The Debonaires
July 16     Wild Child - A Jim Morrison Celebration
July 17     Atomic Punks - A Tribute to Early Van Halen
July 18     Joshua Tree - A Tribute to U2
July 19     Kenny Metcalf as Elton John - A Tribute to Early Elton
July 20     MenAlive - Orange County Gay Men's Chorus Performing the Music
            of The Beatles
July 23     Purple Reign - THE Prince Tribute
July 24     Strangelove - The Ultimate Tribute to Depeche Mode
July 25     Metalachi - The World's Only Heavy Metal Mariachi Band / Mex-
            Zeppelin - A Led Zeppelin Tribute
July 26     No Duh - The Ultimate Tribute to No Doubt /
            Green Today - A Green Day Tribute
July 27     Ricky Nelson Remembered - Matthew & Gunnar Nelson
July 30     Hotel California - A Salute to The Eagles
July 31     Kalimba - The Spirit of Earth, Wind & Fire
August 1    Rumours - The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show
August 2    KIDZ BOP - Dream Big, Sing Loud Tour!
August 2    Damage Inc. - Southern California's Tribute to Metallica
August 3    Common Kings / Tini Grey
August 6    Moonwalker - A Reflection of Michael Jackson
August 7    Queen Nation - A Tribute to the Music of Queen
August 8    Hot August Night - The Neil Diamond Tribute
August 9    Dead Man's Party - The Oingo Boingo Tribute
August 10   Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez

A concert ticket is required to have a seat inside The Hangar during these events. Concert tickets include free Fair admission for the same day before and after the concert.


Action Sports Arena at the 2014 OC Fair:
July 11             X-Treme Freestyle Moto-X
July 12             40th Annual Speedway Fair Derby
July 13             SummerFist VII - Mixed Martial Arts
July 16-20          Monster X Tour - Monster Trucks & Tuff Trucks
July 23-27          ASA Action Sports World Tour - Skate/BMX Half-Pipe
July 30 & August 1  Extreme Rodeo
July 31 & August 2  Broncs & Bulls
August 3            Fiesta del Charro
August 6 & 9        Orange Crush Demolition Derby
August 7 & 10       Motor Home Madness Demolition Derby
August 8            Damsels of Destruction Demolition Derby

Reserved seats include free Fair admission for the same day before and after the event. There is limited free seating available with Fair admission on a first-come, first-seated basis.

Tickets to The Hangar and Action Sports Arena reserved seats can be purchased online at ticketmaster.com, by phone (800) 745-3000, from all Ticketmaster outlets or at the OC Fair & Event Center Box Office, which is open before the Fair on Wednesday 1-9 p.m., Thursday-Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and closed Monday-Tuesday and Friday, July 4. The Box Office is also open during the 2014 OC Fair.

The 2014 OC Fair, themed Summer Starts Here, is July 11 - August 10 and will bring 23 days of food, rides, exhibits, animals, music, action sports and fun, as well as the Super Pass, Toyota Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre and events in The Hangar and Action Sports Arena. The Fair is open Wednesday-Sunday. Concert tickets, action sports reserved seats, single-day general admission and the popular Super Pass are available for purchase online at ocfair.com or from the on-site Box Office. Free parking and shuttle service are available on Saturdays and Sundays from the Experian parking structure located off the Bristol St. exit of the 405 freeway.

The OC Fair & Event Center is located off the 405 and 55 freeways at 88 Fair Drive in Costa Mesa. For more information, please visit ocfair.com, become a fan at Facebook.com/OCFair, follow us at twitter.com/ocfair or call (714) 708-1500. Also, download the free OC Fair iPhone and Android apps available this summer.

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