Fun Events – This Weekend and Beyond

Here’s a look at some fun events happening this weekend and beyond at the Nevada County Fairgrounds!  There’s always something to do at the Nevada County Fairgrounds!

Halloween Fun at the Fairgrounds
Saturday, October 26
2 – 5 pm
Bring your family and friends for some Halloween fun! Hot dogs will be served by Bill’s Chuckwagon, and there will be treats for the kids, a cupcake walk, and lots of games. Plus, you don’t want to miss the costume parade. Admission is $5 for all ages.

Dr. Mortis’ Terror at the FEARgrounds
October 25, 26, 30 and 31
6 – 9 pm
Don’t miss Dr. Mortis’ haunted houses – three times the terror and three haunted houses – Zombie Hunt, Mortis Manor and House of Horrors. Details for the “Dr. Mortis” haunted houses can be found at

Viking Fair
Saturday, October 26
10 am to 3 pm
Presented by Sons of Norway, there will be vendors with lots of Norwegian treasures, including “rosemaled” gifts; and a white elephant table with unusual and fun things. There will also be Scandinavian open-faced sandwiches, made to order for a small charge, along with lefse and waffles. Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for ages 6 to 12, and children under 5 are free.

The Whole Bead Show
November 2 and 3
Saturday 11 am to 6 pm; Sunday noon to 5 pm
The Whole Bead Show is a cash and carry trade show for beads.  Open to the public as well as to wholesale.  Discover vintage through contemporary pieces made from glass, stone, metal, pearl, amber and porcelain.  Handmade beads, findings, buttons, charms and beaded jewelry will also be offered. Admission is free. Visit for information.

Mountain Turkey Feed
November 3
11: 30 am to 3 pm
Bring an unwrapped toy, frozen turkey, canned ham or canned goods and receive a free turkey dinner! Please remember gifts for the teens too!  Kids get a free picture with Santa on a Harley!

Thank you to all these organizations for putting on such spectacular events for our community. 


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