Nevada County Fairgrounds

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The grounds are closed to the public June 29- July 5  due to the Fire Camp and Livestock Evacuations. 


There’s always something happening at the Fairgrounds! Check our calendar, or scroll down for upcoming fun…


Tickets on Sale for the Nevada County Fair August 10 – 14

Tickets on sale now.


Tickets on Sale for the Draft Horse Classic September 15 – 18

Tickets on sale now.


Exhibitors Information

All other information for exhibitors can be found in the Competition Handbook HERE!


2022 Fair Vendor Applications

2022 Vendor Applications are now available for the Nevada County Fair, August 10-14.


Racing returns to the Fairgrounds! Outlaw Kart Racing

 6/24, 7/8, 7/22
Family fun and excitement for all ages. Food, beer and ice cream will be available. Join us in celebrating the return of dirt racing to Nevada County!


California Worldfest

July 14 – 17, 2022
Once a summer, in the heart of the Sierra Nevada, near a former gold rush town, there’s a celebration of global music that takes place. At this four-day festival at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley you can sway to new sounds, discover a whole new culture through music, and dance the night away to one of your new favorite music groups. more info

California Worldfest


Hangtown Music Festival

October 20 – 23, 2022
Hangtown Music Festival is moving this year to the beautiful Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. We know you will love the natural beauty of Grass Valley with lots of camping space and RV hook-ups.


Except for service dogs, no dogs or other pets are allowed on the grounds during events. Pets providing emotional support, well-being, comfort or companionship are not recognized as service animals under ADA regulations and are not permitted.