Nevada County Fair 2021

August 11, 2021 10:00 am
August 15, 2021 11:00 pm
$3 and UP
Nevada County Fairgrounds
11228 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949

Nevada County Fair

Hours of the Fair

Wednesday through Sunday—10 am to 11 pm
Exhibit buildings 10 am—10 pm, Sunday until 9 pm
Carnival open 11 am—11 pm
Worship Services: 9 – 10 am on Sunday in the Special Events Tent

Advance Sale Arena Events Tickets–$15 Adults, $8 12 and under

Outlaw Karts & Mini Truck Racing – Wednesday
Motocross Madness – Thursday
All Star Monster Trucks – Friday
All Star Monster Trucks – Saturday
Destruction Derby – Sunday

Using Nevada County Fairgrounds’ eTix online ticketing system, you can purchase and print your tickets (or have them scanned from your phone at the gate). To make a purchase, simply click on the ticket links above and follow the step-by-step instructions.

If you experience any problems with your online purchase, call the Nevada County Fairgrounds at (530) 273-6217.

*Please note that there is a convenience fee for online purchases. All ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.

Gate Admission (during the Fair)

General Admission Adult—$10
Senior (65+)—$7
Children (6-12)—$5
Children (5 and under)—Free
Three Dollar Thursday (valid for Thursday only)—$3
Carnival Ride Wristband—$30
(available at the Butler Amusement ticket booths)
Daily Parking—$5
(allows one time parking entrance only; no in and out parking privileges)
Event Parking Pass—$25

Special Day Prices

Wednesday, August 11
Scholar Students Day
Free admission for Nevada County Honor Roll students until 5 pm (by invitation only from the Nevada County Superintendent of Schools)

Thursday, August 12
Community Day
$3 admission all day for adults and children (free to children 5 and under) buy tickets
Free admission for disabled persons (and a chaperone for those who require assistance) until 5 pm

Friday, August 13
Family Friday
One free carnival ride coupon and free Fair souvenir to first 500 guests

Saturday, August 14
Military Appreciation Day
Free admission for active and retired military (who show ID) until 5 pm*
*For active and retired military members only and does not include family

Sunday, August 15
Sunday Funday
Free admission for children 12 and under until 5 pm

Arena Events

The following arena events take place at the 2021 Nevada County Fair. Tickets may also be purchased at the box office during the Fair.

Wednesday, August 11
Outlaw Karts & Mini Truck Racing– 7 pm 
$15 for adults, $8 for kids 12 and under

Thursday, August 12
Motocross Madness – 7 pm 
$15 for adults, $8 for kids 12 and under

Friday, August 13
All Star Monster Trucks, Stock and Modified Rough Truck Racing – 7 pm
$15 for adults, $8 for kids 12 and under

Saturday, August 14
All Star Monster Trucks, Stock and Modified Rough Truck Racing – 7 pm 

$15 for adults, $8 for kids 12 and under

Sunday, August 15
Destruction Derby – 7 pm 
$15 for adults, $8 for kids 12 and under

Please note that admission to the Fair is not included with an arena event purchase. If you purchase arena tickets by Tuesday, August 10, at 5 pm, you can also purchase admission to the Fair for only $7.