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2020 Draft Horse Classic Canceled

Due to continued COVID-19 restrictions on mass gatherings, the Nevada County Fairgrounds Board of Directors voted Tuesday evening to cancel the 2020 Draft Horse Classic.  The full press release can be found here


September 16 – 19, 2021

Maps and Directions to the Fairgrounds
Google Maps: (39.20770, -121.0766)
(530) 273-6217

2021 tickets go on sale in May.

That’s a wrap for the 2019 Draft Horse Classic. Thank you to all the exhibitors, vendors, artists, and attendees for making the Classic a success. Of course, a huge thank you to the stars of the show – the beautiful draft horses. See you next year!

  2019 Draft Horse Classic Show Results

 Art at the Classic Winners

  2019 Harvest Fair Winners



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.

Smoke Free Event: Smoking and vaping allowed only in designated areas outside Gates 3 and 5.