VENTURA, Calif. - Fairgoers can save money on admission and rides by buying pre-sale tickets at the Ventura County Fairgrounds box office before the gates open next month.
People lined up to buy tickets on Friday and Saturday.
They also dropped off items for various exhibits.
Volunteers are busy taking in photography, art, and home goods.
This year's theme is "Rooted in Tradition"
A poster that fits the theme was created by Anna Sorensen, 13, or Simi Valley.
The fair runs from Aug.2-13.
For more information visit venturacountyfair.org.