Nevada County Fairgrounds

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Nevada County Fair

TYLER RICH is coming to the Nevada County Fair on Wednesday, August 9!
Buy your tickets now because this concert will sell out! VIP tickets give you access to reserved seating on the arena floor and a VIP only bar, food trucks and restrooms. VIP tickets also enter you into a drawing for two meet and greet passes to meet Tyler Rich!

Get your tickets now:

We can’t wait to see you for Tyler Rich and the Ariel Jean Band.

Fair Exhibitors

Exhibitor Information

Market Beef and Junior Horse
Entries open: March 13
Entries close: April 7

All entries must be completed online. The entry process requires two separate steps – first complete and pay for entries using the online “ShoWorks” entry system and then complete the Code of Practice and Contact Form, which includes fields for uploading animal photo(s) and bill(s) of sale. All steps must be completed in order for the entry to be valid.

Market Beef Entry Guidelines

Junior Horse Entry Guidelines

Online “ShoWorks” entry system

Code of Practice and Contact Form

Fair Advertisers

There are many opportunities available to sponsors of the annual Nevada County Fair, the Draft Horse Classic, and the Country Christmas Faire. Sponsorship is a great way to partner with the Nevada County Fairgrounds, while also providing support for some of the area’s most popular and well-attended events.

Year-Round Premier Sponsorship Package

pdf Year-Round Premier Sponsor

Nevada County Fair: August 9-13 , 2023

pdf Nevada County Fair Partnership Opportunities
pdf 2023 Nevada County Fair Competition Handbook Advertising

For information about becoming a 2023 Fairgrounds Partner, contact:
Craig Hoddy

Cell – 530-559-3239

Grass Valley Sportsmen’s Club Trout Derby April 22

For all children ages 3 to 12 years old! Lyons Lake.

2000 Rainbow Trout will be stocked by California Fish & Wildlife and Grass Valley Sportsmen’s Club. State Fishing & Derby regulations will apply and be strictly enforced. Rain or shine event.
begins at 7:00 am
Fishing Derby from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm (noon)
Awards at approximately 12:30 pm
Please bring your own fishing equipment. Prizes awarded and refreshments available.

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