Splashing in Mud Puddles at the Fairgrounds

Meet Leah and Sol. These two cuties spent part of the afternoon happily splashing in mud puddles at the Nevada County Fairgrounds after they got picked up from Tall Pines Nursery School. Their laughter is contagious! 🙂


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Fishing Derby: April 15

Mark your calendar: This year’s Trout Derby is Saturday, April 15 from 7 am to noon at Lions Lake at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. This is for kids 3 – 12. Two thousand Rainbow Trout will be stocked in the pond by the CA Fish and Game and the Sportsmen’s Club. Thank you to the Grass Valley Sportsmen for putting on this fun, free kids event!


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Family Festival: Saturday, April 1

Join the fun at the Tall Pines Preschool Family Festival on Saturday, April 1, from 11 am to 2 pm. This free family fun event is open to the public, and features children’s games, pony rides, raffles and prizes, face painting, and more. Lunch and drinks will be offered, as well as treats from Lazy Dog. Parking and admission is free, so come on out to support a great school and enjoy a beautiful day with friends & family!

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Halloween Fun Day: October 29

Mark your calendar for Halloween Fun Day, October 29.  Bring your family and friends to this fun, family-friendly Halloween event at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in the Main Street Center.

The cost is $5 per person (all ages) and includes a hamburger or hot dog lunch, a cupcake walk, face painting, carnival style games, crafts, prizes (treats and candy), and a costume contest.

Hot air balloon rides on the Arena Green are offered from 9 – 11 am (weather permitting – limited availability, so be there early) and the Halloween event in Main Street Center is open from 11 am – 3 pm .

The $5 tickets are sold at the door; and there is free parking at Gate 1.

Presented by RE/MAX Performance & Northern California Mortgage Co.

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Friday Night at the Fairgrounds: Finding Nemo

Who will be joining us on Friday night for Finding Nemo at Movies Under the Pines at the Nevada County Fairgrounds? Enjoy watching this family movie outdoors at the beautiful Fairgrounds. Presented by the Nevada City Film Festival. Gates open at 7:30pm for picnicking; films begin at sunset. Tickets can be purchased at the gate.

finding nemo

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