Placer County fair

Supes: No plans for Roseville’s Placer County Fair to “go dark”

Placer County Supervisors Jennifer Montgomery and Jim Holmes distanced themselves Tuesday from an earlier interest in looking at a Placer County Fair move to Auburn but the fair&rs ...

New committee to look at Placer County Fair options

Top officials for Auburn’s Gold Country Fair are not committing support for the idea of moving the 2014 Placer County Fair there from Roseville. But they’re also not c ...

Placer County Fair moving from Roseville to Auburn?

While the future of Roseville’s troubled Placer County Fair is uncertain, two Placer County supervisors are discussing the possibility of moving the fair to Auburn in 2015. ...

Lincoln FFA members win at county fair

In June, 25 students from the Lincoln chapter of Future Farmers of America (FFA) won awards at the Placer County Fair. This week, The Lincoln News Messenger asked some of the priz ...

Grand jury recommends fairground changes

The Placer County Grand Jury recommends the Board of Supervisors explore other economic uses for the county-owned fairgrounds property in Roseville in its 2012-13 report released J ...

Inside carnival caravan life

They arrive quietly in a town, strangers who wait for dusk to reveal their spinning arms of steel and strobe-flashed gems of lights: Laughter, screams and blaring music is the cosm ...

Roseville's SpeedWorld Raceway welcomes remote-control Nitro championships

Psst! There is an added attraction right next door to the Placer County Fair this weekend, but fair entry isn’t required. Just go to the other side of the fairgrounds, at 90 ...

Country days, racin’ ways at Placer County Fair

This year’s Placer County Fair theme, "Country Days and Racin' Ways" inspired a country concert/party co-billed by Eddie Bush and Brodie Stewart at 7 p.m. Satur ...

County fair goes country

It’s that time of year again – the fair is coming to town.    The theme of the 2013 Placer County Fair will be “Country Days and Racin’ ...

Placer Fairgrounds get ‘Gnarly’ for 5K fundraiser

More than 1,000 supporters of the Placer County Fair came decked out in white (and a little green) to run in the Gnarly Neon 5K race on St. Patrick's Day. Race proceeds went to ...