Crab Feed Volunteers Needed

Join Us for the 12th Annual All-You-Can-Eat
Crab • Shrimp • Pasta Feed

Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation Crab Feed SOLD OUT.

The Foundation is seeking volunteers to assist with the Crab Feed. We Need Your Help … and it’s Fun!
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The Foundation is excited to host our first fundraiser for 2024, our 12th Annual All-You-Can-Eat Crab/Shrimp/Pasta Feed slated for March 2, 2024. We expect the dinner to be sold out like in previous years. Tickets for the event are SOLD OUT!

Doors will open at 5 pm, and dinner service begins at 6 pm. Before dinner, appetizers will be served in the lounge during the raffle.

The dinner also offers a live auction and a dessert auction of wonderful delicacies.

Foundation volunteers will prepare the delicious meal. Dinner includes antipasto skewers, all-you-can-eat crab, shrimp, pasta, Caesar salad, and garlic bread. A no-host bar will be available.

Seating is Limited! Don’t Dilly Dally!

Proceeds of the event will benefit the Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation and its mission of supporting and improving the community’s beautiful Fairgrounds and supporting our youth in agriculture.

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Crab Feed


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Now Hiring

NOW HIRING! California’s most beautiful Fairgrounds are now hiring for seasonal maintenance staff who will assist with grounds keeping, irrigation, building maintenance, event set-up and tear down, janitorial, using hand tools, and operating equipment.

Must work well in a team environment, have strong customer service skills, and be willing to work outside in a wide range of temperatures and weather conditions. A current, valid California Driver’s License is required.

Several positions are available, with options for part-time or full-time schedules. These positions are limited to a maximum of 1000 hours per year with most available hours during the Summer and Fall.

Gardener Assistant:
Looking for energetic individuals to help with planting, raking, and irrigation of the beautiful grounds of the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs., stoop and bend on occasion.
Grounds Worker:
Looking for an energetic individual to assist in the upkeep and beautification of our Nevada County Fairgrounds. Facility maintenance with a variety of projects involving painting, cleaning, setting up for events, etc.

Complete the application below and return it, along with a resume, to the Drop Box at the Nevada County Fairgrounds Administration Office or mail it to the Nevada County Fairgrounds at 11228 McCourtney Road, Grass Valley, CA  95949 or email it to

pdf Nevada County Fairgrounds Employment Application

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The stated mission of the Fairgrounds Foundation is to build a better Nevada County Fairgrounds through fundraising and contribution to the fairgrounds. During the past two years we’ve come to realize that our mission is far more than that – our mission is to provide financial resources to save our wonderful fairgrounds and ensure that it will continue to thrive and remain a valuable community asset for future generations.

Your membership is critical to protect and enhance our great community asset, the Nevada County Fairgrounds.

Take it a step further – Do you have a friend, relative, or neighbor who loves the Fair? Please encourage them to join the foundation and protect the fair! We greatly appreciate your support!

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