August 8 – 12, 2018
We have five days of excitement and fun planned for Fair-goers of all ages. The Nevada County Fair is the perfect opportunity to enjoy musical entertainment, delicious food, carnival rides, animals, and exhibits in a community-friendly environment and at affordable family prices!
Suggest a Slogan for the 2018 Nevada County Fair
Do you have a catchy or fun “orchard” slogan that you think would be perfect for the 2018 Nevada County Fair? Send it in, and you could win a 2018 Fair Package.
2017 Fair Exhibit Winners
The 2017 Nevada County Fair August 9 – 13, 2017 had more than 7,100 exhibit entries. Below is a list of livestock and still exhibit winners by category.
Gate Admission (during the Fair)
General Admission Adult—$9
Children (5 and under)—Free
Active Military (show ID)—Free*
*Free admission is for active & retired military only; does not include family.
Carnival wristband—$30 (available at the Butler Amusement ticket booths)
Daily Parking—$6 (allows one time parking entrance only; no in and out parking privileges)
Special Food Contest Exhibitors—Admitted on the Event Day—Free
“Five Until Five” – Fair-goers will be admitted for $5 until 5 pm on Sunday
*Please note that admission to the Fair is not included with an arena event purchase.
As a reminder, pets are not allowed on the grounds during the Nevada County Fair, except for those canines entered in Fair competitions or assisting a disabled Nevada County Fair visitor or participant.