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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 […]

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 […]

Nevada County Fairgrounds Begins Search for 2016 Fair Theme

Submit the winning theme and win a prize package to the 2016 Nevada County Fair  The Nevada County Fairgrounds is hosting a contest to find the winning theme for the 2016 Fair. Do you have a catchy or fun theme that you think would be perfect for the 2016 Nevada County Fair? Visit the Fair’s […]

Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair in Grass Valley 2015

September 24 – 27, 2015 Join the beautiful Draft Horses for the 29th annual Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair, happening September 24 – 27, 2015 at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Featuring six performances by the beautiful Draft Horses, this event has grown to become the premiere Draft Horse show in the […]

Guided Barn Tours Offered At This Year’s Draft Horse Classic

September 2015 Get behind-the-scenes and meet the stars of the Classic – the beautiful Draft Horses Guided Barn Tours will be offered to visitors to this year’s Draft Horse Classic and Harvest Fair – giving them an up close and personal visit with the magnificent Gentle Giant Draft Horses.  The behind-the-scenes Guided Barn Tours, led by […]

Exciting Contests and Activates at the Nevada County Fair

No pre-registration required. Show up ½ hour before event, have fun, and win great prizes!  At this year’s Nevada County Fair, August 12 – 16, there are exciting contests and activities happening each day of the Fair! Here are just a few of the fun contests planned for this year’s Fair. New this year is […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

City of Grass Valley Has Funds for First Time Home Buyers

The City of Grass Valley’s has available funding to provide down payment assistance to qualified low-income potential home buyers.  This program is separate from the County’s and offers agents and their clients an additional funding source to access. The City’s First Time Home Buyer Program, funded through the State of California Department of Housing and […]