Health & Medicine

Blood donation at Cal Expo comes with free tickets to State Fair

Free admission tickets to the California State Fair will be handed out to blood donors Friday at Cal Expo during Dia de Donar Sangre – Blood Donation Day.

The annual event sponsored by Univision and Cal Expo is scheduled from 6 a.m to 7 p.m. Donors who give blood will receive a free ticket to this year’s California State Fair, a free event t-shirt and giveaways from Chick-fil-A. Parking is free for the donation event.

In addition, free children’s activities and entertainment are scheduled. Sponsors promise cool conditions indoors for those donating blood to BloodSource.