Enter an Exhibit in the Fair

How to enter an exhibit in the 2018 Nevada County Fair. The deadline to turn in exhibit paperwork is July 23 at 4 pm.

Two methods to Enter Exhibits:

1. opens new page Enter Online – Use our online entry system to register and enter.
2. View the opens new page Competition Handbook and print the entry form to mail or walk-in to the Fair Office.

2018 Competition Handbook
The Competition Handbook includes everything you need to know to enter exhibits at the Fair, including the entry form, instructions for entering, deadlines, and hundreds of categories to choose from. The book is available digitally, at the Fair Office, and at various locations around town.

2018 Competition Handbook (large file)

Receiving and Judging dates can be found on page 12.

Still Exhibits entry form can be found on the last page of the Competition Handbook:

Still Exhibit Entry Form

Due to popular request, we’ve added kite designing categories and the contest is now open to preschoolers and adults. Adults should choose Class 30 (Miscellaneous) in Division 54 (Arts and Collectibles) on your entry form. Preschoolers should choose Class 9 in Division 298 ( Preschooler Projects). There is a $1 fee, which includes the kite. All kites will be hung in the exhibit building during the Fair for all to enjoy!

For Livestock entries, visit here.

Entry Deadline:
Monday, July 23 at 4 pm


If you have any questions about your entries, please contact the Fair Office at moc.r1529614316iaFyt1529614316nuoCa1529614316daveN1529614316@ofnI1529614316 or at (530) 273-6217.