Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers, Bicyclists, and Pets During Classic

Due to the Draft Horse Classic, September 22 – 25, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to pedestrians – walkers and bicyclists and pets – beginning Thursday, September 22. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, September 26. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours.

For those interested in visiting the Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair during those dates, the gates for the event open at noon on Thursday and Friday, and at 8 am on Saturday and Sunday. As a reminder, no pets are allowed on the grounds during Fairgrounds-sponsored events.

Categories: Draft Horse Classic.

Closed to Pedestrians and Bicyclists: June 14 – 21

In preparation for the annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 18 – 21, in addition to a private music camp June 14 – 17, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning June 14. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, June 22. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from June 14 – 21.

At various times throughout the year the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the Bluegrass Festival, the Strawberry Music Festival, the KVMR Celtic Festival, and The California WorldFest. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the festival, please visit www.fathersdayfestival.com or (209) 588-6031.

Categories: Announcements.

Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Pedestrians from September 8 – 15

Public Service Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 5, 2014

Contact:     Sandy Woods, Chief Executive Officer
(530) 273-6217;

Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Pedestrians from September 8 – 15  

In preparation for the Strawberry Music Festival, September 11 – 14, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to pedestrians – walkers and bicyclists – beginning at noon on Monday, September 8. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Tuesday, September 16. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from September 8 – 14.

At various times throughout the year the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the Strawberry Music Festival, the California WorldFest, the Bluegrass Festival, and the KVMR Celtic Festival. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the Strawberry Music Festival, please visit  www.StrawberryMusic.com. For more information about the Nevada County Fairgrounds, visit  www.NevadaCountyFair.com or call (530) 273-6217.

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Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists from July 10 – 13

Public Service Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 7, 2014

Contact:     Sandy Woods, Chief Executive Officer
 (530) 273-6217; 

Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists from July 10 – 13  

In preparation for the annual California WorldFest, July 10 – 13, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning July 10. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, July 14. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from July 8 – 13.

At various times throughout the year the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the California WorldFest, the Bluegrass Festival, Strawberry Music Festival, and the KVMR Celtic Festival. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the California WorldFest, please visit www.worldfest.net or call (530) 891-4098. For more information about the Nevada County Fairgrounds, call (530) 273-6217.
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Fairgrounds Closed to Pedestrians July 10 – 13

In preparation for the annual California WorldFest, July 10 – 13, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning July 10. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, July 14. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from July 8 – 13.

At various times throughout the year, the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the California WorldFest, the Bluegrass Festival, Strawberry Music Festival, and the KVMR Celtic Festival. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the California WorldFest, please visit www.worldfest.net or call (530) 891-4098.

Nevada County Fairgrounds Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists from June 8 – 15

Public Service Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 29, 2014

Contact:     Sandy Woods, Chief Executive Officer
(530) 273-6217; 

Nevada County Fairgrounds
Closed to Walkers and Bicyclists from June 8 – 15

In preparation for the annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 12 – 15, in addition to a private music camp June 8 – 11, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning June 8. The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, June 16. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from June 8 – 15.

At various times throughout the year the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the Bluegrass Festival, the KVMR Celtic Festival, Strawberry Music Festival, and The California WorldFest. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the festival, please visit www.cbaontheweb.org or call (209) 588-6031. For more information about the Nevada County Fairgrounds, visit www.NevadaCountyFair.com or call (530) 273-6217.

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Nevada County Fairgrounds Begins Winter Hours, Effective November 1

Public Service Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 29, 2013

Contact:     Sandy Woods, Chief Executive Officer
 (530) 273-6217; 

Nevada County Fairgrounds
Begins Winter Hours, Effective November 1
Inner-grounds and gates to be locked at 4:30 pm and closed on weekends

Effective November 1, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will return to its winter hours. This change in hours means that the Fairgrounds’ inner-grounds and gates will be locked at 
4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, and closed on weekends.   The inner-grounds and gates will remain open during the week to walkers and bicyclists, but all must be off the grounds before the gates lock at 4:30 pm.
The winter hours only affect the inner-grounds and gate closures; it does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 
8 am to 5 pm.  Additionally, the RV Park at the Fairgrounds will remain open, and the gates and inner-grounds will remain open for any events that are taking place on the grounds during the winter months.  
For more information about the Nevada County Fairgrounds, visit NevadaCountyFair.com or call (530) 273-6217.
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Grounds Closed to Walkers & Bikes June 12 – 16

In preparation for the annual Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival, June 13 – 16, the Nevada County Fairgrounds will be closed to walkers and bicyclists beginning June 12.

The Fairgrounds will re-open its gates to walkers and bicyclists as usual on Monday, June 17. This closure does not affect the Main Office, which is open during its normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm.

The RV Park at the Fairgrounds will also be closed to the public from June 10 – 17.

At various times throughout the year the grounds are rented by organizations for large, community events like the Bluegrass Festival, the KVMR Celtic Festival, and The California WorldFest. During these times, it becomes necessary to close the grounds to pedestrians in preparation for these various events.

If you are interested in attending the Bluegrass Festival, please visit www.cbaontheweb.org or call (209) 588-9214 or (530) 272-7553 during the week of the festival.

Categories: Announcements.