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34 Star Starred
Action Sports Arena
@OC Fair 100 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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7 events
3 reviews
2 stars
My husband met us after 5pm. He parked across the street at college so parking was free and fairly close.
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2 events
1 review
0 stars
Deep fried oreos, deep fried pickles and the bacon wrapped portobello mushrooms were great!
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Auto Soccer Demolition Derby
28 ratings
4.0 average rating
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34 events
6 reviews
14 stars
attended Aug 12 2011

while great in theory and planning, this didn't really work, the few exciting parts (cars smashing into each other) were dominated by sitting around waiting for them to upright the goal post or bring the 300 lb ball back onto the field, the first...continued

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26 events
10 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 12 2011

Was a fun family event. We had dinner at the fair (yes it is a bit pricey) and walked around for an hour or so. Then to the derby. It was to be expected with a lot of crashing and fun. But the crowd really got behind one driver when the rest of...continued

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28 events
6 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 12 2011

This is NOT like a regular demolition derby, and no where near as entertaining. The cars do not try to hit eachother but just knock the ball around. Everytime the ball goes out of the rink or a car knocks a goal post down the action is stopped...continued

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An all new event at the OC Fair, the purpose of the game is to score a goal. From a spectator point of view the desire is to see as many thrills, spills, smashes and wipe-outs as possible.

This game of auto-soccer quickly turns into some car-crushing madness. What a great twist on the classic demolition derby and race track events. This is an entirely new and exciting version of the traditional demolition derby contests! Bring the whole family and cheer for your favorite team.