We’re excited to host our annual Gold Country Fair in Auburn at the Gold Country Fairgrounds and Event Center!


Carnival, Fantastic Food, Vendors, Still Exhibits, Best Buy Educational building, Agricultural Exhibits, Junior Livestock Auction, Demolition Derby, Monster Trucks, Kids World and more!

Getting to the Gold Country Fair

Walk onto the Fairgrounds at 1273 High Street, Auburn CA 95603

Public parking entrance at 209 Fairgate Road, Auburn, CA 95603

Parking is $6.00

Fair Theme

2020 Theme To Be Decided! Have an idea? Give us a call 530-823-4533

Fair Dates

The 2020 Gold Country Fair runs from Thursday, September 10th through Sunday, September 13th, 2020

Fair Hours

Thursday, September 10th – 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Friday, September 11th – 4:00 pm to Midnight

Saturday, September 12th – 11:00 am to Midnight

Sunday, September 13th – 11:00 am to 10:00 pm

Fair Schedule

Click here for the 2019 Fair Schedule 



Admission Per Person RateOnline Only: Pre-Sale by Sept. 4During Fair Sept. 5- 8
General (13 years & over)$8.00$10.00
Student (Must show ID at the gate)$7.00$8.00
Junior (6 years - 12 years)$6.00$8.00
Senior (60 years & over)$6.00$8.00
Children (5 years & under)FREEFREE
Military (must show active duty military

Five Dollar Thursday : All admission – $5.00

Concessionaires & Commercial Exhibitors  – $5.00/ticket

Livestock Exhibitor Passes – $20.00

  • (only purchasable on Wednesday of fair week in the livestock office)


Family Pack – Online Presale only! (2 general, 2 junior, 2 unlimited ride wristbands) – $75

Unlimited Ride Wristbands – $23/presale wristband(until September 4th) – $28 at the gate

Important Notices

Please bring photo I.D. for entry.

*We reserve the right to cancel any or all orders and tickets without notice to you if you are unable to verify or authenticate any information or tickets you provide during entry.

Carnival Rides

Butler Amusements, Inc. provides a ton of fun and thrilling carnival rides to make your Fair experience memorable and magical!


No pets allowed on fairgrounds during Fair.