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Whitney Honored by Nevada County Fairgrounds Board

Local Nevada County Fair supporter Art Whitney is entering the Nevada County Fair’s Hall of Fame. Nevada County Fairgrounds Deputy Manager, Robin Hauck says the Fair’s Board of Directors is recognizing Art for his many years of service to the Nevada County Fair, as well as for his commitment to the growth and success of the Nevada County Fairgrounds.
Click here to listen to Robin Hauck

Art served as a director on the Fair’s Board of Directors for two terms (1997 – 2001 and 2007 – 2012).
Click here to listen to Robin Hauck

artwhitneyArt Whitney generously contributed to the improvements in the livestock barns – the development of the Whitney Pavilion and the Beef Show Ring are evidence of Art’s personal generosity.

Art will be formally inducted into the Hall of Fame at opening day ceremonies on Wednesday, August 7.

In addition to access to the Fair and its many activities, Art will receive a portrait donated by Shaffers Originals of Grass Valley.
The 2013 Nevada County Fair is August 7 – 11.

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