Alameda County Fairgrounds
APRIL 4 – 7, 2024

What are the dates and hours of the Show?

  • APRIL 4-7, 2024
    • Thursday & Sunday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    • Friday & Saturday:  10:00 am – 7:00 pm 

Where can I purchase Show tickets and how much are they?

  • Online tickets are available fall of 2023
  • The single-day ticket is good for any day of the Show.
  • Tickets can be purchased at the Gate using our cash-less kiosk the day of the Show.

Can the single-day ticket be used for any day?

  • Single-day tickets are good for any day of the four days of the Show.

Do Show tickets allow multiple entries over a few days?

  • The Early Bird Adult and General Adult tickets are only good for one day only.
  • An All-Show Pass will admit you all 4 days of the Show. You can purchase this ticket online or at the gate using our cash-less kiosk. 

What is the price of tickets for children?

  • Children 16 and under are FREE 

I purchased my tickets but now I can't find the email confirmation.  What do I do?

  • Click Here to have your tickets resent

Are there in/out privileges at the San Francisco Bay Flower & Garden Show?

  • Yes, attendees can come in and out of the Show. They will need to get a stamp at the exit gate before leaving if they want to come back the same day. BUT, please note that the Alameda County Fairgrounds does NOT offer in and out parking privileges.

Is the Alameda County Fairgrounds accessible to disabled persons? Are there wheelchairs available? Where is parking for disabled persons?

  • Alameda County Fairgrounds are very accessible to disabled persons with parking available.  The grounds are level and paved to all buildings.  The buildings are all one level and very accessible. 

  • Keep in mind that it can be difficult to navigate through the show during peak hours, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, and on weekend days.

  • Wheelchairs are not available.

Are strollers allowed at the Show?

  • Strollers are allowed. A child backpack can also be useful.

What is the best way to get to the Show?

  • For directions and parking, information, visit our DIRECTIONS page.

What is the parking fee?

  • The parking fees for 2024 are $15 per day, with NO in and out privileges.

Is there a place to leave plants and other purchases during the day? How can I get large items to my car?

  • Package check is available. Help will be available to assist Show-goers in getting large items to their cars.

Are advance reservations or tickets available for the Show seminars?

  • Seminar seating is strictly on a first-come, first-served basis. Many do fill quickly, so be prepared to arrive at least 5-10 minutes early for popular speakers.
  • If special workshops requiring an additional ticket are offered, these tickets can only be purchased online. It is best to purchase these online tickets early to ensure your space.

For more information about attending, exhibiting in a booth (educational or commercial), creating a garden, or participating in any other part of the San Francisco Bay Flower & Garden Show, contact a Garden Show representative by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.