mission statement

Through the distinctive resources of Fairplex, The Learning Centers provides a wide spectrum of innovative and enriching educational experiences that bring learning to life, benefit our diverse communities, and prepare our participants for success.


Cheers - June 27It's Cheers - L.A.’s Wine, Spirits, Beer & Food Festival. Eat, Drink, Experience a celebration of winning wine, extra virgin olive oil, spirits and beer from the L.A. International Competition. Join us in the Farm at Fairplex where you will enjoy food trucks, music and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit TLC. Purchase tickets here.

Summer Discovery CampTake a break and let creativity take over at the Summer Discovery Camp. The two-week, full-day, hands-on discovery programs are let by experiences instructors. Ages 7-13 welcome. Visit SUMMER to find out more!


1 million and counting…

More than one million students and teachers have visit the Los Angeles County Fair as part of TLC’s Fairtime Education program. Schools visit free of charge and experience the educational aspects behind the Fair’s programming.


careers started here

Since the Career and Technical Education Center’s inception, over 1,000 students have completed classes – for credit and experience – in art, automotive arts, horticulture, hospitality, water technology among other subjects. CTEC offers certification in many of its courses. CTEC students have gone on to fulfilling careers made possible through their studies with CTEC.