Bobby Kerr Mustang Act at the Draft Horse Classic

We are so excited to welcome back Bobby Kerr Mustang Act to this year’s Draft Horse Classic. Bobby continues to be a crowd-favorite at the Classic (and at the Nevada County Fair), and often receives standing ovations! Don’t miss Bobby Kerr’s act at this year’s Classic. Tickets are available here.
 
 
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2017 Draft Horse Classic Poster

Introducing the 2017 Draft Horse Classic poster – featuring artwork titled “Show Morning” by talented artist Elizabeth Hendrix. Don’t you love it! Thank you, Elizabeth, for sharing your talent with us. The 2017 Classic is September 22 – 24.
 
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Draft Horse Classic Tickets on Sale Now

Majestic Draft Horse performances, breath-taking competitions, and seeing a Draft Horse “up-close” are all part of the festivities at the 30th annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair, September 22 – 25, at the beautiful Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Featuring six performances by the beautiful Draft Horses, this event has become the premier Draft Horse show in the western United States. The Classic spotlights a variety of horses, teams, and performances; featuring everything from farm wagons, carriages, and driving competitions to dancing horses and racing mules.  The stars of the show are the horses, and with more than 120 horses stabled on the grounds, the Classic offers a unique chance to observe them in a multitude of settings.

Tickets to this event are on-sale now. Once again, we’re offering discounted pricing on adult admission tickets for evening performances, as well as on morning performances and children’s tickets.  Tickets can be purchased by calling (530-273-6217), by visiting the Fair Office on McCourtney Road, or on-line. There is a small transaction fee if you order your tickets on-line. Ticket order forms are available at NevadaCountyFair.com. Choose from six performances!

Although there is a charge for the Draft Horse performances in the arena, admission to the Fairgrounds is free so all can enjoy the many activities of the Harvest Fair happening during the four days of the Classic. Visit the grounds to enjoy western music, Harvest Fair agricultural competitions and hundreds of community exhibits, a clogging jamboree, horse shoeing demonstrations, delicious food, and Art at the Classic. Plus, you don’t want to miss the opportunity to visit the barns and meet the famous Draft Horses up-close.  We even offer guided barn tours!

The Nevada County Fairgrounds is located on McCourtney Road in Grass Valley, just 50 miles northeast of Sacramento. The phone number is (530) 273-6217.

Photo by David Wong Photography

Six Up (Photography by David Wong)

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