GRASS VALLEY, Calif. August 1, 2019 – Tickets for the Nevada County Fair are on sale now. Purchase your admission and carnival tickets before Fair begins to save time and money. Arena event tickets are also on sale now, so buy early before they sell out. The Fair’s Guest Services booth at Gate 1 will be open for ticket sales during normal business hours now until August 6. Additionally, extended hours will be offered on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm; and Monday from 8 am to 7 pm. You can also save time by purchasing your Fair tickets online at

Buy early and get an advanced sale adult admission ticket for only $7. Or, purchase tickets for “$3 Thursday,” where everyone gets in for $3 all day on Thursday. Take advantage of other presale 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 on any one day) for $25.

Now is a great time to also purchase arena event tickets – there’s the Flying U Rodeo on Wednesday, the new Motocross Madness on Thursday night, Monster Trucks and Rough Truck Racing 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, stop by the Fair Office on McCourtney Road, or call the Fair Office at (530) 273-6217 by August 6 at 5 pm.

After August 6, ticket prices for the Fair are $9 for adults, $7 for seniors, $5 for children 6-12, and free to children under the age of 5. Tickets for $3 Thursday can also be purchased as the gate on Thursday.

This year’s “Farms, Food & Fun” Nevada County Fair is August 7 – 11. The phone number is (530) 273-6217 and the website is