Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds is located in Watsonville midway
between Santa Cruz and Monterey. Major roadways are Highway
1 (Coast Highway) and Highways 125 and 152.
From the North, you have a choice -- either Hwy. 17 or Hwy.
101 south into the Monterey Bay area.
From Highway 17, go south to Highway 1 in Santa Cruz and
follow the signs southbound to Watsonville and Monterey. Take
the Freedom Blvd. exit and continue south to Holohan Road.
Turn left and continue 1.5 miles to East Lake Avenue (Hwy.
152). Make another left onto Lake Avenue (Hwy. 152) and go
one mile to the entrance at 2601 East Lake Avenue.
From Highway 101, go south to Gilroy and take Hwy. 152 over
Hecker Pass into Watsonville. From Gilroy, it's about 14 miles
to the fairgrounds at 2601 East Lake Avenue.