2016 Fibber Cup Invitational Headquarters Hotel:


San Diego/Del Mar Hilton Sold Out
15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd. Del Mar, CA
Group Rates $149, mention ARBA Rabbit Show

The ARBA convention committee cordially invites you to our nightly mixers.  

These are an opportunity to make new friends and reconnect with old acquaintances.

These gatherings will occur nightly from 7pm to close at the Coastal Bar in the Hilton headquarters hotel lobby across the street from the fairgrounds.

Here are this year’s themes:

Friday, October 7:  Travel Stories
Share with your friends all of the ups and downs of your journey to make it to the 93rd ARBA convention.

Saturday, October 8:  ARBA History and Folklore
We want to hear your old timer stories from convention is past and we will buy a drink to the person with the longest convention attendance record.

Sunday, October 9: How did my rabbit do today?
Share with friends your victories or agony of defeat.

Monday, October 10: Best in Show commentary and follow up.
Be a Monday night quarterback and discuss with friends why the rabbit should have one or why it should not have and what your pic would have been.

Tuesday, October 11: it’s a rap!
This is the last night together for another year. Share your fondest convention memory and predict what will be the most memorable experience in the coming years.

The convention house has requested that the hotel furnish ample bar staff to me our demand. Please have a safe and fun time. OK


2016 Fibber Cup Invitational Auxiliary Hotels:

Clarion Inn Del Mar Inn (recently added to the list) Property is a few minutes from the fairgrounds and some rooms have ocean views. A very cute boutique hotel.
720 Camino Del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014
30 rooms at $125

Courtyard by Marriott Solana Beach Sold Out
717 South Highway 101
Solana Beach, CA 82075
45 rooms at $119

Holiday Inn Express Solana Beach/Del Mar
621 South Highway 101
Solana Beach, CA 92075
50 rooms at $129

Days Inn Encinitas Sold Out
133 Encinitas Blvd
Encinitas, CA 92024
40 rooms at $89

La Quinta Carlsbad
760 Macademia Dr
Carlsbad, CA 92011
30 rooms at $109

Country Inn and Suites
5975 Lusk Blvd
San Diego, CA 92121
Rate $119

Holiday Inn Express Encinitas- Cardiff Beach Area
1661 Villa Cardiff Dr, Encinitas, CA 92007
(760) 944-0427
Rate $99
5 miles from fairgrounds




C a m p i n g  A c c o m m o d a t i o n s

Del Mar Fairgrounds Camping
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. , Del Mar California
Within steps from show buildings. A limited number of full hookup RV spaces are available on a first come, first served basis. Pets OK, showers nearby. $35 per night including convenience fee.

Surf & Turf RV Park
15555 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, California 92014
Located across street from fairgrounds. Miniature golf, tennis. $30-$40 daily, $175 per week (subject to change) partial hookups. (858) 481-9347

San Elijo State Beach Campground (California State Park)
2050 South Hwy 101
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Approx. 6 miles from fairgrounds. This is right on the ocean and is highly sought after. It is recommended that you reserve as early as possible (they only allow reservations 6 months out) $15- $75 per night (subject to change). For reservations call the State Park reservation line, 1-800-444-7275.