San Diego County Fair unravels 'sweet' 2018 theme

San Diego County Fair unravels 'sweet' 2018 theme
Posted at 12:18 PM, Oct 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-19 15:40:22-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - The San Diego County Fair returns in 2018 with a delicious new theme.

The Fair announced it's 2018 theme this week: "How Sweet It Is."

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Fair organizers say 2018's fair will leave guests with "kid-in-a-candy-store wonder" at the Del Mar Fairgrounds:

"You’ll leave the ordinary world behind the minute you step into this magical sweet spot overflowing with opportunities to truly savor summer with the excitement of a wide-eyed kid. Whether it’s sampling chocolate bubbling from a fountain, soaking up the glittery ocean views from atop the Ferris wheel, discovering how nature’s sweet fruits grow and ripen, or enjoying the Fair’s golden-ticket entertainment, your toughest decision will be choosing what to indulge in first!"

The San Diego County Fair will run from June 1 - July 4.

This year, 1,565,933 people attended the fair during its run, the second largest attendance in fair history. The largest one-day attendance occurred on Sunday, July 2 with 93,874 people.