Competitive Exhibits


Have a creative side? The Gold Country Fair provides a unique venue for Placer County residence of all ages to compete in a variety of categories. Showcase your talent in categories like fine arts, photography, clothing and textiles, jewelry, baked or preserved foods, quilts, woodworking, and many more - even homemade wine.

Do you love gardening? Consider entering one of our horticulture or floriculture competitions. From tomatoes to begonias, the Gold Country Fair awards cash prizes for the best fruits, vegetables and flowers. Your green thumb might earn you a blue ribbon!


Still Exhibits

Competitive exhibits are at the heart of the Gold Country Fair providing the opportunity for community members to showcase their own talents and gifts. The theme for the 2016 fair is “Bounty of Our County” and celebrates the many opportunities Placer County offers residents and visitors. In 2012, Gold Country Fair was represented by more than 2,500 entries.



Livestock and Small Animal

From beef and goats, to sheep and swine, chicken, rabbits, turkeys and more, the Gold Country Fair livestock events have a wide variety of competitions for junior competitors.


How to Enter the Fair

Judging, Arrival, and Release Schedule

Print Entry Forms

Print - Large Animal Entry Form

Print - Small Animal Entry Form

Print Entry Form


We are currently working on this years Fair Entertainment. 

Get Your Fair Tickets

Don't Wait Get Your
Tickets Now and Save!