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Pint For A Pass

Pint for a Pass Blood Drive

Benefiting the Red Cross

2024 Blood Drive

Give blood and receive a free Fair Admission Ticket to use between June 14-June 30, 2024 (not valid in July). Alameda County Fair is partnering once again with the American Red Cross to help fulfill an urgent need for blood. Last year the community donated and earned 7,071 pints for a pass. 

Pints Donated in March and April

When To Donate

The Alameda County Fair Blood Drive runs February 1 through June 1, 2024. 

Where to Donate

Visit a Red Cross mobile location in Alameda County to donate.
There are several cities in the county with a total of 40 mobile mobile locations:

  • Oakland

  • Pleasanton

  • San Lorenzo

  • Fremont

  • Newark

  • Union City

  • Alameda

  • Albany

  • Emeryville

Mobile location must be in Alameda County to receive a ticket.

How to Donate

Register online to donate. When you visit the Red Cross mobile location you choose, you will receive a printed ticket valid for Fair admission any single day Fair is open in June 2024.  

Subject to change.

Once you register, you will be redirected to a webpage to find a location.