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Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation’s Speaker Series Features Anita Oberbauer

  February 23, 2017 Anita Oberbauer, Professor and Chair of the Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, spent Wednesday evening with local students from Bear River and Nevada Union high schools as a guest speaker of the Nevada County Fairgrounds Foundation’s Speaker Series.  The series, now in its second season, brings […]

Draft Horse Classic Tickets on Sale Now

  Majestic Draft Horse performances, breath-taking competitions, and seeing a Draft Horse “up-close” are all part of the festivities at the 28th annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair, September 18 – 21, at the beautiful Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Featuring six performances by the beautiful Draft Horses, this event has become the […]

Destruction Derby at the 2014 Nevada County Fair

It’s back – the Destruction Derby at the Nevada County Fair!  The popular Derby, held on Sunday of the Nevada County Fair, will be locally produced by five of Nevada County’s Rotary Clubs – The Rotary Club of Nevada City, Rotary Club of Nevada County South, 49er Breakfast Rotary of Nevada City, Penn Valley Rotary, […]

Five Days of Fun in Grass Valley Nevada County Fair

  NEVADA COUNTY FAIR: AUGUST 6 – 10 Grass Valley – It’s Fair season, and the Nevada County Fair, happening August 6 – 10, has five days of “Simply Fun” planned for Fair-goers of all ages. Held under the shade of the tall pine trees in Grass Valley, the Nevada County Fair is the perfect […]

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

  Don and Anita Daniels have been named the 2014 Family of the Year by the Nevada County Fair’s Board of Directors. The Board chose the Daniels Family for their long time commitment, participation, and volunteer efforts at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. For more than 50 years, Don and Anita have been actively involved in […]

U.S. Forest Service and Partners Talk Wildland Firefighting in Connection with Disney’s Movie Planes: Fire & Rescue; July 18 & 19

httpv://youtu.be/Uk0D5L0TT30#aid=P977Ifve6EA Disney’s “Planes: Fire & Rescue” Trailer 1 – Courage On Friday, July 18, 2014 from 12:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The U.S. Forest Service’s Smokey Bear will be at Sierra Cinemas located at 840 E. Main Street in Grass Valley, for the matinee premiere of Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue. Smokey will greet movie […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Welcomes Strawberry Music Festival

  The Nevada County Fairgrounds is pleased to announce that this year’s Strawberry Music Festival will be held at the beautiful tree-covered Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley on September 11 – 14. This popular music festival – which features four days of music, camping and recreation – draws thousands of musicians, entertainers, and music […]

Destruction Derby is Back to the 2014 Nevada County Fair

  Community planning meeting scheduled for May 8 at 6 pm at Ponderosa Hall  It’s back – the Destruction Derby at the Nevada County Fair!  This year’s Derby, held on Sunday of the Nevada County Fair, will be locally produced by five of Nevada County’s Rotary Clubs – The Rotary Club of Nevada City, Rotary […]

Seeking Community Showcase Acts for the Nevada County Fair

Applications available for those interested in performing or demonstrating at this year’s Fair  The Nevada County Fair is now accepting applications for local entertainers and community acts to perform at the 2014 Nevada County Fair, August 6 – 10.  Do you have a dance group you’d like to see perform at the Fair? Does your […]

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 […]