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Sept. 22 – 25, 2016

Tickets on sale now.

Join the beautiful Draft Horses at the 2016 Draft Horse Classic. Majestic Draft Horse performances, breath-taking competitions, and seeing a Draft Horse “up-close” – it’s all part of the Annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. The Classic has grown to become the premier Draft Horse show in the western United States, and features six majestic performances, along with non-stop entertainment in between classes.


At a Glance

Dates: September 22 – 25, 2016
Location: 11228 McCourtney Road
Grass Valley, CA 95949
(530) 273-6217
(39.20770, -121.0766) Google Maps

For General Information – times, performance schedule, pricing, parking, etc. – visit the General Information page.

Hours

Thursday: Noon until end of last performance
Friday: Noon until end of last performance
Saturday: 8 am until end of last performance (Eliminations begin at 7 am)
Sunday: 8 am until end of last performance

Pets

As a reminder, pets are not allowed on the grounds during the Draft Horse Classic, except for those canines assisting a disabled Draft Horse Classic visitor or participant.


Performance Schedule and Prices

Performance Schedule

Buy Tickets

Evening and Late Afternoon Performances
Reserved seating: $22; General admission: $19

Morning Performances
Reserved seating: $18; General admission: $15

Children’s Tickets (12 & under)
Reserved seating: $16; General admission: $13

*If you have ADA seating needs, please call the Fair Office at (530) 273-6217.


Harvest Fair

In between the Draft Horse performances, the Harvest Fair is bustling with activity. The Harvest Fair is an experience that can be enjoyed by kids and adults – and admission is free! Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the barns and meet the horses, taste the delicious Treat Street goodies, or sit and enjoy the live entertainment. With so much to see and do, there’s a little something for everyone at the Harvest Fair.


As a reminder, pets are not allowed on the grounds during the Draft Horse Classic, except for those canines assisting a disabled Draft Horse Classic visitor or participant.