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Fairplex is dedicated to building stronger communities through responsible and relevant programs that create a positive influence in our community. As an organization, we are an important component to the social and physical environment of our community. It is our responsibility to be an active and conscientious member. That is demonstrated by Fairplex’s support for local students, employing a diverse workforce, jobs creation, economic impact, promoting industry, showcasing agriculture, education and career preparation, and helping build strong partnerships in neighboring communities.




Recent Giving

Hospital Visits

To kick off Fair season, the Fair team visited some of our local childrens hospitals, including City of Hope, to bring a little bit of the LA County Fair to them. Staff went Loma Linda to hand out crafts, giveaways, and Superhero capes.

Blankets for Kids

Fairplex partnered with Childrns Foundation of America. Fairplex employees crafted around 20 blankets to be placed in care packages for Foster youth that included cards filled with good wishes and inpirational thoughts crafted by Fairplex staff.

Police Camp Out

Each summer more than 300 kids unrolled their sleeping bags in the infield and settled in for overnight fun at the annual Pomona Police Departments Great Camp Out. The PD host the kids for a sleepover with dancing, games, food, magicians, movies and lots of fun. Fairplex also provides a free ticket to the LA County Fair for every child.

Ross/McCracken Learning Expo

Each May, Fairplex hosts the Ross/McCracken Learning Expo. The free event showcases educational exhibits organized by Pomonas Promoting Academic Achievement and Pomona Unified School District. More than 2,000 kids and their families enjoy this interactive event.

Ciclivia

In partenership with Pomona Fairplex brought a mini pop up version of Fair to Palomares Park including animals, corn dogs, lemonade, bouncehouse and games all free for residents.

2018 MS Walk

Every April "Team Fairplex" participants in the MS Walk at Citizens Bank Area. In 2018 volunteers raised $13,000 in the MS Walk. Fairplex matches our fund raising efforts 50 cents to every dollar raised up to $3,000.

Pomona Beautification Day

At Pomona Beautification Day Fairplex provides a $1,500 donation towards lunch for all who gave their time to the local neighborhood. In addition, we donated a free fair ticket to all attendees who donated their time to beautify our city.

Isaiah's Rock

50,000 sq ft of space donated to house donated gifts for children in need. 5,200 children recieved Christmas gifts.

Spring and Fall in The Farm

Each Spring and Fall we invite the local community to enjoy a free event in our Farm. Families enjoy music, food, crafts, kids games, samples of Farm fresh items, corn grinding, seed planting, live animals and gardening workshops.

Read Across America

Read Across America Care packages are delivered to all 27 elementary schools in Pomona Unified School District in celebration of Dr.Seuss Birthday. We love reading too!

Easter Donations

Family Fun Easter Baskets are donated as raffle items to the fun Easter events the City of Pomona hosts annually at local parks for our community.

Annual Neighbor Halloween and Cookie Decorating Parties Party

Every year we host a private free event for 4,000 neighbors for Halloween and Christmas. Our event includes snacks, crafts, face painting, bounce houses, music, candy, games, gifts and Santa.

Movies in the Park

In partnership with the City of Pomona and Day One, Fairplex is sponsoring 2 movies at the park this year! COCO on July 21, 2018 at Philadelphia Park and MOANA at Ganesha Park Pool.

2018 Kaboom! Book Drive

We collected 1,500 books this year!