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Photo Gallery: Getting ready for the 2019 Orange County Fair

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Nabeel Meyer directs a forklift as a large Ferris wheel is set up for this year’s Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, which will run from Friday to Aug. 11.

 (Gary Ambrose)
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Bulls are put through their paces during setup for the 2019 Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa. This year’s theme is “Acres of Fun.”

 (Gary Ambrose)
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Roberto Perez sets up a display at the culinary arts building in preparation for this year’s Orange County Fair, which opens Friday. 

 (Gary Ambrose)
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Workers push a gondola into place as they get a large Ferris wheel ready for this year’s Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa.

 (Gary Ambrose)
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A large decorative strawberry gets a coat of red paint courtesy of Cath Lambert during preparations for this year’s Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa.

 (Gary Ambrose)
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Workers apply fresh paint to help the OC Fair & Event Center get ready for the 2019 Orange County Fair, which runs from Friday to Aug. 11 in Costa Mesa.

 (Gary Ambrose)
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