San Joaquin Asparagus Festival

Next Upcoming Date: Friday, Apr 12 2019 to Sunday, Apr 14 2019

Visit Stockton this April 12-14, 2019 for the BIGGEST Asparagus Festival in the West!

With a fantastic lineup of events and entertainment, the San Joaquin Asparagus Festival is sure to be an enjoyable time for the entire family! The San Joaquin Asparagus Festival offers everything from food to fun. Bring your family and friends and enjoy Asparagus Alley (Deep Fried Asparagus & Asparagus Ice Cream), Health & Wellness Fair, Local Celebrity Chef Demonstrations, Craft Beer and Wine Pavilion, Kids Zone with carnival rides and games, Country Farm Animals, BMX Freestyle Team, Petting Zoo and so much more!

Dates & Hours:

  • April 12-14, 2019
    • 10am - 10pm Friday
      10am - 10pm Saturday
      10am - 8pm Sunday 

    *Asparagus Alley Lines close at 7:30pm

Asparagus Cup Sprint Car Races - Friday and Saturday evening. Gates open at 4pm at the grandstands
Racing starts at 6pm 

Single Day Admission Prices:

  • Adult (18-64) - $15

    Child (6-17), Senior 65+, Military w/ID - $12

    Child 5 & Under - FREE
  • Parking: $6.00 for vehicles and $3.00 motorcycles.

NEW for 2019: Online Ticket Sales

Discount tickets will be sold at Save Mart and Lucky Stores in the surrounding areas TBAClick here for a list of stores.

Main Stage Entertainment:


Saturday - Classic Rock: 

Sunday - Country: 



Asparagus Alley, Asparagus Plaza, Kids Zone, Health & Wellness Fair, Asparagus Recipe Competition, Community Stage, Local Celebrity Chef Demonstrations, Carnival Midway, Craft Booths, Hundreds of Vendors, Deep Fried Asparagus Eating Competition and much more!


**Deep Fried Asparagus, Asparagus Ice Cream, Beer, Soda & Water will require you to purchase food & beverage tickets.

Each ticket will be $1 each and can be purchased in several different locations at the festival. (Tickets valid ONLY for the items below; all other vendors will not accept tickets)

  • Deep Fried Asparagus - 7 tickets
  • Ranch Dip - 1 ticket
  • Asparagus Ice Cream - 3 tickets
  • Soft Drinks - 3 tickets
  • Bottle Water - 3 tickets
  • Red or White Wine - 6 tickets
  • Beer - ranges 5-9 tickets

SJRTD Bus Route #44 - Ride the Bus and Avoid the Fuss!: Route 44 will take you to the festival! (drop off near festival and not into the festival grounds).




San Joaquin County Fairgrounds
1658 S. Airport Way
Stockton, California

Upcoming Dates

Friday, Apr 12 to Sunday, Apr 14 2019
Saturday, Apr 13 to Monday, Apr 15 2019
Sunday, Apr 14 to Tuesday, Apr 16 2019

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