News, Stories, Press Directory

Below are links to news, stories, press releases, photos and notices about the Fair, the fairgrounds and community events at the Fairgrounds.


Current News:

Buy Now, Save on Fair Admission 5-Packs [plus more specials]

Fair's Milk Producer's Contest April 17

New Fair Exhibitor Handbooks Online [enter online NEW this year!]

Recycle Old Electronics at Fairgrounds: Sat.-Sun. on April 5-6 and April 12-13

Goats-Sheep-Swine Independent Exhibitor Deadline April 14

WAR is Coming to Merced Fair

True 2 Crue Will Headline at Fair

The Marshall Tucker Band to Rock Fair

Lincoln Brewster, Christian Musician, Returns to Fair Opening Night

Adopt-A-Garden at Merced Fairgrounds

New "People's Choice" Farm Junk Sculpture Contest

Help 4-H & FFA at the Livestock Auction [2012 instructions, how to bid, how it works]

2014 Fair Archives:

Feb. 13 is Fair's Market Beef Weigh In [at Turlock Livestock Yard]

Fair Logo Contest Winners Announced

Nov. 21 Deadline for Junior Fair Board Applications

Win $500 in Fair Logo Design Contest

Winning Slogan Announced

2014 Fair Slogan Contest Deadlines Aug. 9th

2013 Fair Archives:

Fair's Thank You [attendance figures for 2013]

Big Support at Fair’s Livestock Auction

“Thank You Veterans” Fair 2013 Fun Numbers

Merced County’s Hay Gets Top Grades

Results of 2013 Fair’s Grade A Milk Producers’ Contest

News Archives:

Merced Fair Introduces New Website

Assembly Center Memorial Dedicated Feb. 20, 2010

History of the Merced County Fair


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