Nevada County Fair Competition Handbook Now Available

  Book includes all the information you need to enter exhibits in this year’s Fair   The Nevada County Fair’s Competition Handbook, which includes all the information you need to enter exhibits in this year’s Fair, is now available. If you can make it, bake it, grow it or show it, there is a category […]

Win $250 in Artwork Design Contest – Nevada County Fair

Winner 2012 artwork design by Sandy Gold of Grass Valley Submit the winning artwork for the 2014 Nevada County Fair and you could win $250 The Nevada County Fairgrounds is sponsoring a contest to find the best artwork to illustrate the 2014 Nevada County Fair theme. This year, we have two themes to choose from […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Begins Search for 2014 Fair Theme

Submit the winning theme and win a prize package to the 2014 Nevada County Fair The Nevada County Fairgrounds is hosting a contest to find the winning theme for the 2014 Fair. Do you have a catchy or fun theme that you think would be perfect for the 2014 Nevada County Fair? Visit the Fair’s […]

Debby Biddinger Receives 2013 Blue Ribbon Award at Nevada County Fair

Debby Biddinger was recently named the 2013 Blue Ribbon Award recipient by the Nevada County Fairgrounds Board of Directors. The award was created by the Fair’s industry association, the Western Fairs Association (WFA), to recognize dedicated individuals who support their local Fair and continuously contribute to the quality of the Fair. Debby was recognized for […]

Nevada County Fair Thanks the Community

The 2013 Nevada County Fair was one of the most successful fairs in recent history. This year, overwhelmingly, we were buoyed by our Fair community – and we thank you for that support and for your confidence. We thank each and every one of you – our customers, our sponsors, our vendors, our Treat Street […]

McIntosh Family to be Recognized as Family of the Year at the Nevada County Fair

John and Cindy McIntosh have been named the 2013 Family of the Year by the Nevada County Fair’s Board of Directors. The Board chose the McIntosh Family for their ongoing support of the Fair and its Foundation, as well as for their commitment to volunteerism in the community. For more than 45 years, John and […]

Nevada County Fair Tickets on Sale Now – Buy Early & Save

  Fair Office will extend its hours and be open this weekend for discounted ticket sales! Tickets for the Nevada County Fair are on sale now. Purchase your admission, carnival tickets, and arena event tickets before the Fair begins and save money!  The Fair Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 […]

Idol Competition at the Nevada County Fair

                Do you love to sing? If so, you could win $100, a Fair admission package, and money for your favorite charity! The Nevada County Fair is looking for talented vocalists to sing in the Idol Competition at this year’s Fair. Nevada County residents ages 16 and up […]

Art Whitney to be Inducted in Nevada County Fair’s Hall of Fame

  Art Whitney has been named to the Nevada County Fair’s Hall of Fame. The Fair’s Board of Directors recognized Art for his many years of service to the Nevada County Fair, as well as for his commitment to the growth and success of the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Art served as a director on the […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds and Community Organizations Team Up for Community Involvement on July 29

  Participate in Community Involvement Day and receive free tickets The Nevada County Fairgrounds, the Food Bank of Nevada County, Foothill Lions, and BloodSource are teaming up on July 29 for Community Involvement Day – a day to donate items to these non-profit organizations, while also receiving free tickets to the Fair.  These organizations will […]