Fairgrounds Calendar of Events

May 2016

Date/Time Event
05/26/2016 - 05/29/2016 All Day Strawberry Music Festival Grounds & Buildings
05/30/2016 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Memorial Day Grounds & Buildings

Jun 2016

Date/Time Event
06/02/2016 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Nevada County Fair Job Fair Ponderosa Hall
06/09/2016 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Nevada County Mosquito Fish Giveaway Gate 1 – Parking Lot
06/10/2016 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Close of Market Goat, Sheep, Swine & Turkey Entries - 4pm Administration Office
06/10/2016 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm Movies Under the Pines - Finding Nemo Carnival Green
06/12/2016 - 06/15/2016 All Day Grounds & RV Park closed to public for Festival set-up Inner Grounds
06/16/2016 - 06/19/2016 All Day Father's Day Bluegrass Festival Grounds & Buildings
06/20/2016 - 06/24/2016 All Day Xiao Mao Summer Camp Pine Tree Stage
06/22/2016 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Music in the Mountains: SummerFest - Mendelssohn Magic Main Street Center
06/23/2016 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Nevada County Mosquito Fish Giveaway Gate 1 – Parking Lot
06/24/2016 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm Movies Under the Pines - The Wizard of Oz Carnival Green
06/26/2016 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Music in the Mountains: SummerFest - A Mozart Recital Main Street Center
06/27/2016 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Music in the Mountains: SummerFest - Bridge, Lunch & Tunes Main Street Center
06/28/2016 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Music in the Mountains: SummerFest - Seductive Serenades Main Street Center

Jul 2016

Date/Time Event
07/04/2016 All Day Administration office closed in observance of Independence Day Administration Office
07/04/2016 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm July 4th Celebration Inner Grounds
07/08/2016 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Close of Ag Mechanics, Ag Mechanics Auction, Market Eggs, Broiler, Rabbit Meat Pens and all other Livestock Entries - 4pm Administration Office
07/08/2016 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm Movies Under the Pines - Back to the Future I Carnival Green
07/11/2016 - 07/13/2016 All Day Grounds & RV Park closed to public for Festival set-up Inner Grounds
07/14/2016 - 07/17/2016 All Day California WorldFest Grounds & Buildings
07/22/2016 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Close of Still Exhibit Entries and Dog Entries - 4pm Administration Office
07/22/2016 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm Grass Valley Sportsmen's McNally Steak BBQ The Loadin’ Chute

Aug 2016

Date/Time Event
08/01/2016 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Community Involvement Day Gate 1 Parking Lot
08/10/2016 - 08/14/2016 All Day Nevada County Fair Grounds & Buildings
08/20/2016 - 08/21/2016 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Wild Horse and Burro Adoption Livestock Areas
08/27/2016 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm Sierra BrewFest Inner Grounds

Sep 2016

Date/Time Event
09/03/2016 - 09/04/2016 All Day Gold Country Kennel Club Dog Show
09/05/2016 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Labor Day Grounds & Buildings
09/10/2016 - 09/11/2016 All Day 17th Annual "Cruisin' the Pines" Car Show Grounds & Buildings
09/22/2016 - 09/25/2016 All Day 30th Annual Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair Grounds & Buildings
09/30/2016 - 10/02/2016 All Day KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace Grounds & Buildings

Oct 2016

Date/Time Event
10/08/2016 8:00 am - 6:00 pm International Harvester Sierra Fall Rallye Ponderosa Hall
10/08/2016 - 10/09/2016 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Earth's Treasures Gem & Mineral Show Main Street Center
10/15/2016 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Viking Fair Ponderosa Hall
10/15/2016 - 10/16/2016 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Winterfaire Craft Show Main Street Center
10/29/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Halloween Fun Day Main Street Center

Nov 2016

Date/Time Event
11/05/2016 - 11/06/2016 11:00 am - 5:00 pm 4th Grass Valley Whole Bead Show Sugar Pine Lodge
11/11/2016 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Veterans Day Grounds & Buildings
11/12/2016 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 98th Annual Nevada County Farm Bureau Dinner & Meeting Ponderosa Hall
11/25/2016 - 11/27/2016 All Day Country Christmas Faire Grounds & Buildings

Dec 2016

Date/Time Event
12/10/2016 All Day Nevada County Food & Toy Run
12/24/2016 - 01/01/2017 All Day Office and Grounds Closed for Holiday Season Grounds & Buildings

Jan 2017

Date/Time Event
01/16/2017 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Grounds & Buildings
01/22/2017 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Grass Valley Wedding Fair - A Wedding Affair for All Seasons Main Street Center

Feb 2017

Date/Time Event
02/20/2017 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Presidents' Day Grounds & Buildings

Mar 2017

Date/Time Event
03/04/2017 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Cioppino Feed Ponderosa Hall
03/31/2017 All Day Office and Grounds closed in observance of Cesar Chavez Day Grounds & Buildings