Nevada County Fairgrounds

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


The Fairgrounds Foundation Crab Feed this Saturday, March 2 is happening!  We look forward to seeing all registered ticket holders there!  This is event is sold out.

For additional information or questions, please email the Foundation at .


Save the Dates


2024 “Carnival Lights and Treat Street Delights” Fair Applications Now Open!

Head over to the “Fair” page for the applications.


Monster Truck Wars March 30 & 31

“Outlaw” and “Shark Attack” thunder into the Fairgrounds Arena for America’s wildest Monster Truck show.


KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace May 3-5

Come for the music, stay for the magic under the pines at the beautiful Fairgrounds.


Grass Valley Old West Show May 10-11

Grass Valley Old West Show, May 10 & 11, 2024. Featuring Fine Antiques from the Old West, Native American items, Western & Cowboy Memorabilia, Advertising, Coin-Operated & Gambling, Saloon & General Store, Paintings, Bronzes, Lamps, Gas & Oil, Jewelry, Furniture and more!


Strawberry Music Festival May 23-26

Strawberry is a multi-day, family-friendly campout with activities and entertainment for all ages, as well as an annual reunion for a multi-generational community of music lovers whose roots date back to 1982.


Rockabilly Riot May 31-June 2

14th Annual Rockabilly Riot, May 31, June 1 &2, 2024. Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, CA. Live Tattooing, Three days of concerts, destruction derby, burnouts, poker run, car games, pinup contest, pinstripers.


Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 13 – 16

The 2024 CBA Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival Returns To Grass Valley June 13-16 2024 with 3 stages of music and fun.


Gem and Mineral Show, October 5 & 6

Nevada County Gemological Society’s spectacular annual event. Fossils, Minerals, Gems, Jewelry and so much more.


International Harvester Sierra Fall Rallye, October 12 & 13

Come join us at the Nevada County Fairgrounds (Gate 4) in Grass Valley, CA for the 17th Annual IH International Harvester Sierra Fall Rallye Scout and light truck show.


Make Your Camping Reservations Today!

With beautiful Spring and Summer weather just around the corner, it’s time to make your camping reservations.  Reservations open 6-months prior to the day, so call today or book your site online here!

Make your reservations now to join us for a weekend of Easter fun!