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Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar

3525 Valley Centre Drive · San Diego, California 92130 USA

Experience Del Mar

  • 1-858-481-8800


Entertainment at the
Del Mar Fairground

Enjoy our Del Mar suites hotel where the turf meets the surf. The Residence Inn San Diego Del Mar, just five miles from the Del Mar Fairgrounds, is the perfect resting place to kick up your boots.

Lots of Affairs at The Fairgrounds

The Del Mar Fairgrounds play host to nearly 350 events each year. They include:

  • Weddings
  • Receptions
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvahs
  • Equestrian and other animal shows
  • Concerts
  • Craft shows
  • Home shows
  • Other social and consumer events

The fairgrounds are best known for hosting the annual San Diego County Fair and Del Mar Races, both in summer.  It's founding members include Bing Crosby and Pat O'Brien, with Paramount Studios as corporate sponsor.

Upcoming Del Mar Fairgrounds Events

Del Mar Scream Zone *

During the month of October


The Scream Zone consists of four terrifying haunts: new this year is your chance to save the planet from the coming zombie apocalypse by putting a hit on the walking dead.


Seasons of the Heart Craft, Décor, and Gift Faire
Hand-crafted items with over 100 vendors participating.


Spectacular drive-through light show and exhibit, themed for the holiday season, with more than 400 crowd-pleasing, family-oriented displays.

*All events held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds


2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd

Del Mar, CA 92014

Phone: (858) 755-1161

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