2017 Nevada County Fair, August 9 - 13Fair Home

August 9 – 13, 2017

We are planning five days of excitement and fun planned for Fair-goers of all ages. The Nevada County Fair is the perfect opportunity to enjoy live entertainment, delicious food, carnival rides, animals, and exhibits in a community-friendly environment and at affordable family prices!

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


Exhibit Program Sponsors

Want to be a sponsor of the Nevada County Fair’s exhibit program, and recognize our community exhibitors for their hard work and excellence?  It’s inexpensive, and easy to sponsor!  Read here for details and the application.


New Vendor Applications

Would you like to be a vendor at the Fair?  We love our vendors, and we always welcome new vendors!
New Vendor Application


Entertainment Application for 2017 Fair

Interested in performing at the 2017 Nevada County Fair? The stage entertainment application is now available! To apply, complete the online or PDF Entertainment Application below. All applications must be postmarked by April 7, 2017 to be considered. If you have any questions, contact the Fair Office or e-mail Lani@L-Lconsulting.com

opens new page Stage Entertainment Application (view online, fill out & submit)
pdf Stage Entertainment Application (print, fill out & mail in)


Destruction Derby Rules

Interested in driving a car at the the 2017 Destruction Derby on August 13 at the Nevada County Fair? Below are the rules for the Derby.

2017 Destruction Derby Rules



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.