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Nevada County Fair Opens Today

The exhibits are ready, the rides are being powered up, and the treats are prepared. The Nevada County Fair opens today. Fair spokeswoman Wendy Oaks says they’re ready…

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The fair runs through Sunday, but Oakes says there is a lot on tap for Day One…

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And tonight is the first arena event…

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For the first night only, there is no additional charge to attend the arena. It’s also “Student Scholar Day”. There are the traditional activities, including the carnival rides and Treat Street, and some new things. There’s been some controversy this year with the addition of elephant rides, but there are several other things that are new…

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There’s also a blacklight maze, gold panning and much more. The fair opens at 10am. Tonight it will close at 11.

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