Media Information

Media Credential Policy

ALL MEDIA ACCESS REQUESTS MUST BE RECEIVED AT LEAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE

Media access during Fair must be pre-approved by our Communications Department. Please send all requests to Angel Moore at amoore@alamedacountyfair.com or Liz Rosinski at liz.rosinski@gmail.com

Be sure to include:

  • Name
  • Title
  • Media organization name
  • Names & titles of all members in your group

On-Site Media:

  • Working media should use Gate 2, a permit-only, VIP parking area located off Bernal Avenue. PLEASE NOTE: July 4TH Media VIP parking will be through Gate 12, off of Valley Ave.
  • Press passes for that day will be issued at check-in. No admission fee is required with a Press Pass. Press Passes are for working media only – not for personal use.
  • Working media must be escorted by a Fair representative while on Fairgrounds property. A designated team member will be dispatched to Gate 2 upon notification of arrival.
  • Interviews with the Fair’s spokesperson may be requested in advance. An interview request with any other staff member is subject to availability and pre-approval by the communications supervisor. Contact amoore@alamedacountyfair.com
  • The Fair reserves the right to refuse access to anyone who does not accept/comply with the terms of our media policy.
Media Guide (coming soon)