Arena Open Ride

  Daily 1 Month 3 Months Jan.-May
or July-Dec.
Annual
(Jan.-Dec.)
Individual Riders $ 10.00 $ 32.00 $ 90.00 $ 140.00 $ 250.00
Family (two) n/a $ 40.00 $ 100.00 $ 150.00 $ 270.00
Family (three +) n/a $ 48.00 $ 120.00 $ 160.00 $ 280.00

Open Ride Application (A complete set of rules is included in the application.)
Rates include liability insurance through Haas Wilkerson Insurance. Please make checks payable to El Dorado County Fair Association, Inc.

Family member is defined as a child by blood, adoption, or marriage; and/or a spouse maintaining residence at the same physical address. Proof of residency may be required.

Daily ride passes are available for purchase: Monday–Friday 9am-4pm in the Fair Office and Monday 4-8pm by calling 530-919-5873 Daily passes for Saturday and Sunday must be purchased Monday–Friday within the times listed above.

Courtesy in Arena Use is Mandatory | Please clean up after your horses! All manure should be placed in designated containers. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Hours of “Open Ride” (when not closed for a special event)
Monday–Wednesday: 9:00 am-9:00 pm
Thursday–Sunday: 7:30 am-Dusk
No barrel racing or props allowed EXCEPT on Wednesdays.

Schedule is subject to change. Please phone the Fair Office to confirm open times prior to arriving: Monday–Friday 9am-4pm at 530-621-5860
Evenings at 530-919-5863
Weekends at 530-919-5860 or 530-919-5873

Open Ride

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Date Closed

Reason

May 5 - 6

Kids Expo & Placerville Speedway Races

May 7

Open Schooling Horse Show |More Info

May 8 - 9

Farm Day

May 13 9am - 1pm

4-H Horse Show Practice

May 20 @ noon

Placerville Speedway Races

May 25 - 31

Hangtown Kennel | KCCS Kennel Clubs

June 1 - 30

El Dorado County Fair

July 1 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

July 4

Due to Independence Day Celebration

July 7

Independence Day Observed
Fairgrounds are Closed

July 8 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

July 15 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

July 22 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

July 27 & 28 @ 2 pm

Due to On Stage Productions Dance Recital

August 5 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

August 12 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

August 19 @ Noon

Due to Open Schooling Horse Show

August 20 Due to Open Schooling Horse Show

August 25 @ 1:00 pm

Due to Placerville Speedway Races

August 30 to
September 5

Due to Dry Diggings Music Festval

We apologize for any inconvenience.