Funnel Cake Contest

Funnel Cake Eating Contest Daily
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!

Big Wheel Race

Kids Big Wheel Races Daily 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. Arrive five minutes early to get your place in the competition. Sponsored by Gold Country Ace Hardware

Rubicon Jeep Jamboree Challenge

Experience the
Rubicon Challenge Sunday at 2:00pm

Brought to you by Jeepers Jamboree, El Dorado County and the Rubicon Trail Foundation. Advance registration required. To register, email or the Fair office.

Pee Wee Rodeo

Pee Wee Rodeo Friday at 4:00pm
Signups begin at 3:00pm

Hobby Horse Barrel Racing, Buckaroo Boot Scramble and Wagon Hay Hauling for ages 2-9 years.
Age divisions: 2-3. -5. 6-7, 8-9.
Entry Forms Due By: Mon. May 13 at 4 pm in office or Midnight online. Late Entries taken through Fri. June 17, 3:30 pm.
Sponsored by Doug Veerkamp Engineering
More information.
Entry Guide information
Entry Form

Look a like contest

Multi-Generation look-a-like Contest Sunday at 3:00pm

Sign Up at 2:55pm near the Budweiser Community Stage. Categories for all! Father/Son • Father/Daughter • Mother/child • Multi-generations

Wheelbarrow race

John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Races Saturday at 4:00pm

Calling all men, women, boys & girls – enter the 2022 Kiwanis’ John M. Studebaker Wheelbarrow Races today!
Enter Online! Watch from the grandstands! Free to attend with fair admission.

Plein Air Painting

Plein Air Painting Friday

Prizes: 1st Place - $100 • 2nd Place - $75 • 3rd Place – $25. Cash prizes will only be paid if there are five exhibitors or more. Adults age 18+. Pre-registration required, due September 20 with free admission, same day signup September 24 – 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

Miss El Dorado

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 or call/text: 530.306.1199

Application | Flyer

Game Show logo

Have you ever wanted to compete in
a Game Show? Now's your chance!
Friday thru Sunday in the Theater

Not So Newlywed Game
The Best Friend Challenge
Father Knows Best
check schedule for times

Pre-registration is NOT required. Arrive 10 minutes early to enter.

Hay Bucking

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.

For more information, please contact the Fair Office at 530-621-5860.