PASO ROBLES, Calif. - The Paso Robles event center was awarded $1.39 million for building improvements from the California Department of Food and Agriculture.
The event center is the home of the California Mid-State Fair.
The funding will be used to make improvements to Estrella Hall, according to a news release. Hall improvements will expand the Event Center's capacity to host a variety of events and groups.
Construction will take place from Sept. 2020 through March 2021.
“We are very pleased to have received these facility improvement funds. This was a result of a very competitive statewide process with the 16th District Agricultural Association being one of only 12 California fairs to be awarded the monies,” said CEO Michael Bradley.
The 2020 California Mid-State Fair runs July 22 – August 2 and this year it's celebrating its 75th Anniversary.