Nevada County Fairgrounds

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

Grounds Closed to Walkers May 22nd – May 30th

For the Strawberry Music Festival.

Join the Nevada County Fair Foundation

Building a better Nevada County Fairgrounds through fundraising and contributions to the Fairgrounds. Read the May 2023 Newsletter here.

Become a Member Today. Membership benefits for the 2023 season include the following:
  • Tickets to the Fair and the Draft Horse Classic
  • Benefit packages tailored to your desires
  • Invitation to the October Appreciation Dinner Party
  • Contributions are tax-deductible

Nevada County Fair Tickets Now On Sale!

Country Roots & Cowboy Boots August 9 – 13
We have five days of excitement and fun planned for Fair-goers of all ages. Buy tickets online today through eTix for advance gate admission, Tyler Rich, and Thursday Rodeo.

Draft Horse Classic Tickets Now On Sale!

Six Majestic Draft Horse Performances
Join the beautiful Draft Horses at the 2023 Draft Horse Classic, September 21 – 24. The Classic is the premier Draft Horse show in the western United States, and features six performances, along with non-stop entertainment in between classes. Buy Draft Horse Classic tickets online now.

Draft Horse Classic Poster September 21-24, 2023


Empire Mine Speedway June 30th

Outlaw Carts racing Championship! Short track racing in high-performance go-carts. Tickets.