Nevada County Fair tickets on sale now: buy early and save |

Nevada County Fair tickets on sale now: buy early and save

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 at Gate 1 is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and will be open specifically for ticket sales from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Fair tickets can also be purchased online at

Buy your admission tickets before 5 p.m. on Aug. 11 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, hosted by Nevada County’s Rotary Clubs.

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 Rotary’s Destruction Derby on Sunday night.

After Aug. 11, admission for the fair is $9 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for children 6 through 12, and free to children under the age of 5.

This year’s “Catch the Fair Bug!” Nevada County Fair is Aug. 12-16. The fair’s office is located on McCourtney Road in Grass Valley. The phone number is 530-273-6217 and the website is

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