Top foods to try at OC Fair

Time to start planning what you’ll be eating this year at the OC Fair! This year, you can expect food that is bigger and crazier than ever before!!! So here’s a spotlight on the new and daring bites coming your way when the Fair opens July 14.

Top foods to try at OC Fair -


Unicorn Nitro Pop, a cotton candy ring around a colorful cup of kettle corn and whipped cream, submerged in liquid nitrogen (also available: Nitro Whip) – RCS Cowboy Kettle Corn

Unicorn Nitro Pop - Cowboy Kettle Corn

Nitro Whip - Cowboy Kettle Corn

5-pound barbecued pig leg; bacon-wrapped Brussels sprouts, grilled on a stick with olive oil and rolled in parmesan cheese; pineapple on a stick, wrapped in bacon, grilled and rolled in parmesan cheese – Bacon A Fair

Mike Peterson and 5-lb. BBQ'd pig leg - Bacon A Fair

Bacon-wrapped Brussels sprouts on a stick - Bacon A Fair

Fried peanut butter meatballs, luau chimichanga, pupu chicken, Krispy Kreme ice cream chicken sandwich – Chicken Charlie’s

Chicken Charlie with Krisy Kreme ice cream chicken sandwich - Chicken Charlie's

Fried octopus on a stick, deep-fried ravioli on a stick – Pignotti’s Pasta

Deep-fried octopus on a stick - Pignotti's Pasta

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos on several items: pizza, Big Daddy corn dog, cheese fries, corn in a cup or on the cob –Enzo’s Pizza, Biggy’s and The Corn Shack

Flamin' Hot Cheetos Big Daddy corn dog - Biggy's

Flamin' Hot Cheetos cheese fries - Biggy's

Flamin' Hot Cheetos pizza - Enzo's Pizza

Flamin' Hot Cheetos corn - The Corn Shack

Chocolate chip cookies that come in a cone or a bucket – Cathy’s Cookies

Corn dog with spicy buffalo sauce, served with bleu cheese dressing – Don Crutchfield corn dog stands

Don Crutchfield with buffalo corn dog with blue cheese dressing - Corn Dog stands (Don Crutchfield Concessions)

Unicorn pineapple bomb and unicorn freeze – D&D Country Fair Cinnamon Buns

Unicorn Pineapple Bomb - D&D Country Fair Cinnamon Rolls

Unicorn Freeze - D&D Country Fair Cinnamon Rolls

Cowboy sundae (with beans, beef and more) – Chuckwagon

Gelato donut sandwich – Fabe’s

Mini donut sundae – Mini Donuts

Maui Cowboy Ghost Pepper Cheeseburger – Tasti Burger

Non-dairy Dippin’ Dots – JK Dots

Sonoran hot dog and a CA burrito – Noel’s Mexican Foods

Kung pao chicken, chow mein and more – Eddie’s Asian-Inspired Cuisine

Australian Battered Potatoes, celebrating its 30th anniversary, will feature their specialty with a new spicy chipotle sauce

Carmel Dyer with Australian Battered Potatoes with spicy chipotle sauce for 30th anniv


BBQ chicken, corn and more; burgers, hot dogs, fries and more at Juicys; Hawaiian chicken bowls; grilled corn and vegetables; several different ice cream stands, including ice cream cookie sandwiches; shaved ice and smoothies; waffles and crepes; and more.

Other vendors include: Pink’s Hot Dogs, Biggy’s Meat Market, Ten Pound Buns, Corn Star, Apollo’s Greek, Carmelot, Pepe’s Mariscos, Crutchee’s Ice Cream, Enzo’s Pizza, Fresh Frys, Fried Affair, Hussong’s Cantina, Hot Dog on a Stick, Planet Popcorn, Mucho Crazy Nachos, Mustards Café, Old West Cinnamon Rolls, Texas Donuts, Vinny’s Pizza and more.


Get a sampling of all this fun food for only $3 each every Thursday from noon to 4 p.m. Fun-sized samples include funnel cake, tri-tip, lemonade, cinnamon rolls, tacos, gelato, cotton candy and more.

The 2017 OC Fair is July 14 through Aug. 13 and will offer 23 days and nights of entertainment, food, rides, shopping, exhibits and more. The Fair is open Wednesdays through Fridays from noon to midnight, and Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to midnight.

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