Nevada County Fairgrounds

Nevada County Fair 2019 Nevada County Fair August 7 – 11, 2019

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Fair Home
Fair General Information (hours, prices, services)
Enter an Exhibit (entries open)
Community Showcase Applicants

Draft Horse Classic 2019 Draft Horse Classic Poster September 19 – 22, 2019

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Draft Horse Classic Home
Draft Horse Classic General Information (hours, prices, services)
Vendors & Concessionaires

Community Involvement Day July 29

  • Participate in Community Involvement Day on July 29 from 1 – 6 pm at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, make a donation (click here for a list of needed items) to one of the participating community organizations, and receive a coupons for buy one advance special $7 admission ticket and receive one free (ticket must be purchased before August 6 and excludes $3 Thursday tickets).
  • Donate blood at Community Involvement Day on Monday, July 29, from 1 – 6 pm at the BloodSource bloodmobile located in the Gate 1 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds and receive a free admission ticket to the Fair.

Country Christmas Faire 2019 Country Christmas Faire November 29, 30 & Dec. 1, 2019

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Country Christmas Faire Home
Gingerbread House Competition

Sponsor an Event at the Fairgrounds in 2019

There are many opportunities available to sponsors of the annual Nevada County Fair, the Draft Horse Classic, and the Country Christmas Faire. Sponsorship is a great way to partner with the Nevada County Fairgrounds, while also providing support for some of the area’s most popular and well-attended events. Find out more.

We’re Hiring for the Fair Season

The Nevada County Fairgrounds is hiring for the 2019 Fair season.  If you are interested in working at the Fairgrounds during the 2019 Fair season, complete an application below and return it to the Fairgrounds Office on McCourtney Road.  Jobs available include: 

  • Parking
  • Red Shirts
  • Maintenance 

Job descriptions and the application are available here.

Thank you, Nevada County, for voting the Nevada County Fair as the “Best Local Event” for 17 years in a row! The Fair also received “Best Place to Take the Kids” and the Fairgrounds was runner up for “Best Event Venue” and “Best Place to Cycle.” We are truly honored and we appreciate the support we constantly receive from our awesome community. Thank you!

Except for service dogs, no dogs or other pets are allowed on the grounds during events. Pets providing emotional support, well-being, comfort or companionship are not recognized as service animals under ADA regulations and are not permitted.