Nevada County Fairgrounds

2018 Draft Horse Classic, September 21 - 23, Grass Valley, CA

Draft Horse Classic Tickets

Join the beautiful Draft Horses at the 2018 Draft Horse Classic (September 21 – 23). The Classic is the premier Draft Horse show in the western United States, and features six majestic performances, along with non-stop entertainment in between classes. Draft Horse Classic Tickets are on sale now.


Fair Awards

Congratulations to all our Fair exhibitors.  The 2018 Nevada County Fair had more than 7,500 exhibit entries. Wow! What a talented community! Below is a list award winners by category.

 Livestock Winners

 Still Exhibit Winners

 Director’s Award Winners

 People’s Choice




Nevada County Fair:
Voted “Nevada County’s Best Event”
16 Years in a Row!


As a reminder, pets are not allowed on the grounds during Fairgrounds-Sponsored Events, except for those canines entered in Fair competitions or assisting a disabled visitor or participant.