The L.A. County Fair will host its annual Claremont Day this Thursday, Sept. 29.
Claremont residents are invited to join in on a community reception at the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts at 4 p.m., followed by a Community Parade at 5 p.m. A business expo will also take place from noon to 7 p.m.
Residents Jack Shih and Marilee Scaff will be honored as this year’s Claremont Community Heroes for their dedication to volunteerism and leadership in and around the city. A special presentation of the 2 heroes will take place at 5:30 p.m. on the Building 4 Stage. The Claremont High School Band will serenade attendees following the salute.
Claremont residents will receive free admission to the fair from noon to 6 p.m. with the donation of a new or slightly used book to the fair’s book drive.
For more information, visit www.lacountyfair.com.