Gingerbread House Competition: Don’t Forget to Turn in Your Entry Form

Only a few more days to turn in your paperwork to enter a gingerbread house in the Gingerbread House competition. This is such a fun competition … we have lots of categories to enter, and everyone who enters gets two free admission tickets to the Fair. Plus, your house will smell delicious from the gingerbread preparations.  Turn in the entry from by November 18.
Categories: Country Christmas Faire and Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Enter An Exhibit in This Year’s Fair

How about entering an exhibit in this year’s Fair? It’s easy and it’s fun! The Nevada County Fair’s Competition Handbook, which includes all the information you need to enter exhibits, is now available. If you can make it, bake it, grow it or show it, there is a category for you! Visit here for details.

Exhibit winner (WFA)


Categories: Nevada County Fair.

Enter the Gingerbread House Competition

Want to enter the Gingerbread House competition? Entry forms must be received at the Fairgrounds between now and Friday, November 21 by 4 pm. The actual gingerbread house entry must be delivered to the Fairgrounds on Tuesday, November 25 between the hours of 11 am – 6 pm. The cost is $2 to enter, and all Gingerbread House exhibitors will receive two free passes to the Country Christmas Faire.

Entry forms and a complete list of rules can be picked up at the Fairgrounds office on McCourtney Road, or downloaded from the Fair’s website at

The 30th annual Country Christmas Faire begins Friday, November 28, and runs through Sunday, November 30. The hours are 10 am – 5 pm on Friday and Saturday; and 10 am – 4 pm on Sunday. Admission is $4 for adults, and free to children 12 and under. Parking is free. On Sunday, if you bring a can of food to the Faire, you’ll receive $1 off admission. All food donated will help feed those in need in Nevada County.

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Categories: Country Christmas Faire.