Annual Manhattan Beach

Hometown Fair

October 5th – 6th, 2013

Welcome to the 41st Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair.
We hope you will join us for a weekend of fun for the whole family.


Fair Hours:

Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.


No dogs, No weapons, No bikes, No skateboards, No scooters, No roller skates or blades

Free Parking and Shuttle Service

Parking at the beach is always at a premium, so we provide our visitors with FREE PARKING and FREE SHUTTLE BUSES. This is the quickest and easiest way to drive to our Fair.

As always, the shuttle pickup will be at Northrop Grumman but please come back after September 15th for the exact 2013 Shuttle pick-up location!

Shuttle hours:
7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday
8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday

The shuttle will run approximately every 15 minutes throughout each day.


Unfortunately, we do not offer an early shuttle for the 10K Runners .The Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair is a separate organization and is not affiliated with the 10K Run Committee. For more information about the race, please see the Manhattan Beach 10K website.

Disabled Parking
Disabled parking is available at the north end of Valley Drive. Persons needing disabled parking may access this area from the corner of Blanche and Valley Drive.

Information/Lost and Found
There are three Information Booths, located on Live Oak Field, Dorsey Field and inside Kid’s Country. Each Information Booth displays a large map of the Fair. .

Parents are encouraged to arrange a meeting place in case a child becomes lost.


Saturday, October 6th

10:00 am Opening Parade (Valley Drive)

10:00 am – 1:00 pm Battle of the Bands

10:00 am – 5:00 pm Arts & Crafts Exhibits, Free Games & Kid Country

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Beer Garden, Food Booths & Paid Games

Noon – 6:00 pm Wine Garden


Sunday October 7th

10:00 am – 5:00 pm Arts & Crafts Exhibits, Free Games & Kid Country

10:00 am – 5:30 pm Food Booths & Paid Games

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Beer Garden

Noon – 6:00 pm Wine Garden