Submitted by Robin Hauck
Fair Office to extend its hours and be open the weekend before the Fair for discounted tickets!
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 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will be open specifically for ticket sales on Saturday, August 6 and Sunday, August 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days. You can also save time by purchasing your Fair tickets online at NevadaCountyFair.com.
Buy your admission tickets before August 9 at 5 p.m. and get an admission ticket for $6. Or, purchase a “Be a Kid Again” adult admission ticket for Thursday of the Fair for only $4. You can also take advantage of other pre-sale offers, including a five-day Fair pass with unlimited entry for $30; an event parking pass for $25; or a carnival ride bracelet, good for unlimited rides for any one day, for $23.
Now is the time to also purchase your arena event tickets – including tickets to this year’s Destruction Derby. Tickets are now on sale for the Flying U Extreme Rodeo on Wednesday and Thursday night; Monster Trucks and Tuff Trucks on Friday and Saturday night; and the Destruction Derby on Sunday night.
There are several ways to get your Fair tickets early. Purchase them online at NevadaCountyFair.com or stop by the Fair Office on McCourtney Road by Tuesday, August 9, at 5 p.m. Or you can call the Fair Office at (530) 273-6217 by August 8 at 5 p.m. The Fair Office at Gate 1 is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will also be open on Saturday, August 6, and Sunday, August 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days.
After August 9, ticket prices for the Fair are $9 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for children 6-12, and free to children under the age of 5.
This year’s “Kick It Up!” Nevada County Fair is August 10 – 14. The Fair’s Office is located on McCourtney Road in Grass Valley.