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Despite Smoky Days, Fair Attendance Up From 2017

Numbers for the Nevada County Fair are out for 2018. Deputy Manager Patrick Eidman says it’s not a record, but 91-thousand people attended the five-day event, which, despite some hot smoky days, was more people than last year…

Listen to Patrick Eidman 1

And, of course, when people come to the fair, they eat. More than 935-thousand dollars was spent on Treat Street, with most of that money going to non-profits…

Listen to Patrick Eidman 2

More than eleven-thousand people attended the arena events, including the KNCO Destruction Derby. This year’s fair included over 75-hundred exhibits, and as was released in the past, the Junior Livestock Auction grossed a record 620-thousand dollars. 214 animals were sold. Next year’s fair is August 7 thru 11, 2019.

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