Funnel Cake Eating Contest
Daily at 1:00pm in the Clifton & Warren Kids' Corral
Free to enter with Fair Admission. Pre-entry not required. Speed contest. Adult and Children's age groups. Come hungry!
Kids Big Wheel Races
Friday-Sunday at 6:00pm near the Organ Room Lawn
Free to enter with Fair admission (4-7 years old). Pre-entry not required. Everyone gets a ribbon for participating. Be on time to get your place in the competition. Sponsored by Gold Country Ace Hardware
Kids Wheelbarrow Race
Thursday, 12:15 and 6:00
Free to enter with Fair admission (4-7 years old). Pre-entry not required. Everyone gets a ribbon for participating. Be on time to get your place in the competition. Sponsored by Gold Country Ace Hardware.
Friday at 6:30pm
Sponsored by Doug Veerkamp. Young cowboys and girls ride for fame and glory! Buckles awarded to winners!
Sold out! Come day of to be put on waiting list.
Humpz & Hornz Bull Riding
Friday at 8:00pm
Bulls, Cowboys, and Clowns - Watch from the grandstands! Free to attend with fair addmission.
El Dorado Idol CompetitionSaturday and Sunday
Preliminary Competition: Saturday at 4:00 pm on the Budweiser Community Stage.
Finals: Sunday at 4:00 pm on the Mountain F Stage.
Contestants must pre-register by June 13 by calling the Fair Office at 530.621.5860 and completing a 2019 Liability Release
Rubicon Jeep Jamboree Challenge
Sunday at 2:00pm
Rubicon Trail Foundation's Rock Race and Trailer Skills Challenge. Advance registration required. Enter Online
Hay Bucking Contest
Saturday at 6:00pm
Sponsored by Clifton and Warren
Scored on speed-and quality of the load for the older groups. Watch the little ones figure out a technique of their own to get the hay into the truck with the help of a partner the same size... Lots of fun to watch/participate! Free to enter with Fair admission. Two people per team. Register at the Equestrian Arena. Trophies to winning teams Youth • Women's • Co-ed • Men's.
Father Child look-a-like Contest
Father's Day at 3:00pm
Sign Up at 2:55pm near the Budweiser Community Stage.
Categories for all Dads! Father/Son • Father/Daughter • Multi-generations
John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Races
Saturday at 6:00pm
Calling all men, women, boys & girls – enter the 2019 Kiwanis’ John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Races today! Enter Online! Watch from the grandstands! Free to attend with fair addmission.
Plein Air Painting
Prizes: 1st Place - $100 • 2nd Place - $75 • 3rd Place – $25. Cash prizes will only be paid if there are 5 exhibitors or more. Adults age 18+. Pre-registration required, due May 23 with free admission, same day signup June 15 – must pay admission. Entry fee is $10. Check-in between 12:00-2:00pm, completed by 6:00pm. Exhibitors will have an entry ticket at will call (Armory Road Gate) on day of contest. More information and Entry Form
El Dorado County Pageant
Thursday at 5:30pm Budweiser Community Stage
Areas of competition: formal wear, casual wear (fair wear), on-stage question & panel interview Age divisions: Jr. Miss: ages 12-15, Teen: ages 16-19, Miss: ages 20-29 Questions: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text: 530.306.1199