Placer County Fair



This year's Placer County Fair theme is "ReNEW your LOVE of fair"

Placer Place to Debut at 2018 Placer County Fair

Want to see what makes Placer County unique? Be sure to check out “Placer Place” located inside Johnson Hall. @the Grounds has partnered with the Arts Council of Placer County (ACPC), Fork ‘N Road Productions and the Placer County Vintners Association to bring this space to life with local vendors, artists, food, beverages and entertainment for the fairgoers to enjoy.  The ACPC has secured a variety of local vendors that will be selling handmade items including jewelry, oil pet portraits, bird house, ceramics and much more.    


A Placer Wine & Ale Trail Lounge will also be inside Placer Place where they will be offering tastings as well as local craft beer and wine by the glass exclusively from Placer County Wineries and breweries.  All 20 Placer County Wine Trail wineries and several breweries will be represented throughout the four days of the fair with opportunities to meet the winemaker and the brewers on a special rotating schedule. 

What to Expect

An Amazing Display of the County's Best Still Exhibits
Animal Livestock & Auctions
Carnival Rides
Live Bands
Delicious & Unique Food
Placer County's Best Beer and Wine in the new Placer Place
Local Artisans
Scholarship Pageants
And So Much More!

Tickets on Sale Now!

Save up to 25% off admission on a Family Pack of 5 for 2 Adults and 3 youths, ages 16 and under
(Carnival passes not included)

2018 Admission and Tickets

Admission Tickets

Daily for Any One Day Use

Adults: $7
Seniors (60+): $3
Kids (16 and under): $2
Kids (5 and under): FREE

Carnival Tickets

Wristband Packages:

$30 on site for unlimited rides on the day of redemption (Admission not included)
$50 weekend pass for livestock exhibitors. Full weekend, advance purchase; must be purchased in office (800 All America City Blvd) or by phone (916)701-8181

Individual Carnival Tickets:

  • $1.25 per ticket
  • 32 tickets for $30 (Rides are typically 3-5 tickets per person)

Placer Place Tasting

Join us for a taste of the Placer County Wine & Ale trail at one of the newest attractions at the Placer County Fair. Located in "Placer Place” (Johnson Hall), the Placer Wine and Ale Lounge is a 'best of the best' local beer and wine experience that will bring you up close and personal with local winemakers, brewers and craft beverage experts.

Taste of Placer County Five tastes: $5

Glass of Wine or Beer: $6

Schedule of Events and Entertainment



RV spots will only be available for fair vendors only between June 16-26, 2018.

Outside of these dates, full hookups are available for $40/night or $250/week. The maximum stay is 28 days. Come see us or call (916)701-8181 to check availability.
Special hotel rates for the Placer County Fair are available here
For a look at our wonderful 23 hotel properties in the area, check out Placer Valley Tourism.