Holiday Gift Ideas from the Fairgrounds Foundation

Looking for fun and unique gifts for those on your holiday shopping list? How about a Fairgrounds Foundation membership, which includes tickets to the annual Fair and Draft Horse Classic? Or tickets to the 2018 Cioppino Feed at the Fairgrounds? Both make excellent gifts and are on sale now. You can purchase these gifts by visiting the Fairgrounds Office on McCourtney Road or by emailing moc.r1519189062iaFyt1519189062nuoCa1519189062daveN1519189062@noit1519189062adnuo1519189062F1519189062. Give the gift of tickets to some of Nevada County’s most popular events, all while supporting one of our community’s most valuable resources – the Nevada County Fairgrounds!

Categories: Events, Nevada County Fairgrounds, and Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation.

Pies! Pick up a Piece at the Draft Horse Classic & Harvest Fair

When visiting the Draft Horse Classic this week, be sure to stop by and get a piece (or two) of homemade pie from the KARE Krisis booth.  All proceeds raised from the pie sales benefit the local KARE Crisis Nursery. Enjoying homemade yummy pie while supporting a community organizations is a win win!
 
 
Categories: Draft Horse Classic, Events, and Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Johnny Cash Tribute, Jason Aldean Tribute to Headline at Harvest Fair Activities

James Garner’s Tribute to Johnny Cash, Left of Centre and the Country Artists Tribute to Jason Aldean, and Robby James & the Streets of Bakersfield are part of the ongoing musical entertainment on the Pine Tree Stage beginning at 11 am on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at this week’s Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair. The musical entertainment is free, so stop by the Fairgrounds, grab a bite to eat, and enjoy the music!  You can even catch a draft horse performance afterwards!  For a complete schedule of musical entertainment, visit here.
 
Categories: Draft Horse Classic, Events, and Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Don’t Forget to Turn in Your Exhibit Entry Forms (Deadline is Friday)

Don’t forget to turn in your paperwork to enter an exhibit in the Harvest Fair at the Draft Horse Classic! You have until Friday to turn in the entry forms at the Fair Office or enter online. All those who enter receive free tickets to the Draft Horse Classic on Friday night.
 
Categories: Draft Horse Classic, Events, and Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Enter An Exhibit – Get Free Classic Tickets

Have you thought about entering an exhibit in this year’s Harvest Fair at the Draft Horse Classic? You have until next Friday, September 15 to turn in the entry forms. You can enter online or at the Fair Office. As a bonus, all those who enter receive free tickets to the Draft Horse Classic on Friday night. It’s a win-win, so get those entry forms in.
Categories: Draft Horse Classic, Events, and Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Enter an Exhibit in the Harvest Fair

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 30, 2017

Contact: Rea Callender, CEO, Nevada County Fairgrounds
(530) 273-6217; moc.r1519189062iaFyt1519189062nuoCa1519189062daveN1519189062@aeR1519189062

Enter Your Exhibits In The Harvest Fair At The Draft Horse Classic
It’s free and all exhibitors will receive free tickets to a Draft Horse Classic performance

Entry forms are now being accepted for exhibits in the Harvest Fair, which takes place during the Draft Horse Classic, September 21 – 24, at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. The deadline to turn in entry forms to enter exhibits is 4 pm on Friday, September 15. It’s free to enter and all exhibitors will receive complimentary tickets to the Friday evening performance of the Draft Horse Classic.

There are more than 100 different categories to choose from, including fruits and vegetables, cobblers, harvest pies, scarecrows, jams, honey, cut flowers, produce characters, and birdhouses. There’s even a “Garden Photo Contest” to share the beauty of your own garden and plants; and an Adult Artistic Corner for those interested in showing off arts and crafts. There’s a division for youth and teens, which includes categories like apple face dolls, decoupage, Halloween masks, painted pumpkins, wreaths, table settings, and ceramics. A complete description of all Harvest Fair divisions and categories is available online at NevadaCountyFair.com.

To enter, exhibitors must submit entry forms at the Fair office or online here between now and Friday, September 15 at 4 pm. It’s free, it’s a simple process to complete the paperwork, and it’s fun to see your exhibits on display at the Harvest Fair.

The Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair runs September 21 – 24 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. There are six performances to choose from – Thursday and Friday at 6:30 pm, Saturday at 10 am and 6:30 pm, and Sunday at 10 am and 4 pm.

In addition to the Draft Horse performances, the Harvest Fair is happening at the Fairgrounds throughout the event. Musical entertainment, Art at the Classic, food vendors on Treat Street and around the grounds, vendors selling wares at the Western Trade Show, Harvest Fair exhibits, and visits to the barns make for a fun day at the Harvest Fair.

For Draft Horse performance tickets or information about entering a Harvest Fair exhibit, call the Fair Office at (530) 273-6217 or visit NevadaCountyFair.com.

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Enter an Exhibit in the Harvest Fair

Gardeners, crafters, bakers and artists – how about entering an exhibit in the Harvest Fair at the Draft Horse Classic? The deadline to turn in entry forms is Friday, September 15. It’s free to enter, and all exhibitors will receive complimentary tickets to the Friday evening performance of the Draft Horse Classic. Details can be found here
 
Categories: Announcements and Draft Horse Classic.

Year-Round Fun at the Fairgrounds

Always something fun happening at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. So much fun in one place!

Categories: Events and Nevada County Fairgrounds.