Placer County Fair

Hot rods, low riders, vintage Volks at fair

The theme, ?Race to the Fair? for this year?s Placer County Fair has brought the popular Classic Car Show to the front and center. For many years the fair has hosted hot rods and ...

Letter to Editor: Thanks for community support

Del Oro FFA would like to say a huge thank you to all who purchased the benefit turkey this year at the Placer County Fair. Dakota Montagne and her fellow FFA members will honor B ...

Fly online for fair tickets

Online ticket sales have been added to the Placer County Fair’s advance purchase program. Buying carnival wristband coupons in advance can save you 20 percent over the cost dur ...

County fairs in jeopardy

County fairs are in the bull’s eye as the state looks for ways to cut the budget. Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to eliminate the $32 million funding for 2012 could put 29 fairs ...

Rocklin sisters make mark at county ‘Idol’ competition

Singing sisters Kristina and Marlise Dizon of Rocklin now have two more trophies to add to their collection. The two each won first place in their individual categories at the Pla ...

No excitment in Placer County Fair

My comment is about the Placer County Fair held June 25-28. Growing up in Roseville there was excitement in the air when everyone knew the fair was being set-up. A parade from Wo ...

Fair’s got the ticket to summer fun

What: Placer County FairWhere: 800 All America Blvd., RosevilleWhen: 5-11 p.m. Thursday; 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday; 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday; noon to 11 p.m. Sunday Ticket prices an ...

Sharks set to attack Placer County Fair

For most people, hanging out in an enclosed tank with four sharks swimming around isn’t exactly relaxing. But Philip Peters has a funny way of chilling out. “When I’m in t ...