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:

Fairgrounds FREE E-waste Recycling April 11-12 & April 18-19

Independent Exhibitor Deadline April 13 for Goats, Sheep and Swine

Fair Exhibitor Handbooks Online Now (press release, what's new, etc.)

2015 Exhibitor's Handbooks & Entry Forms

Get Your Entries Ready for Farm Junk Sculpture Contest

Tower of Power To Play Merced Fair (Rhythm & Blues)

Aaron Tippin Headlines Merced Fair (Country)

"7eventh Time Down" To Perform Fair's Opening Day (Christian music band)

2015 Commercial Fair Booth Application, general conditions and booth map

2015 Concession Fair Space Application, general info and guidelines

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

2015 Fair Archives:

2/12/15 is Fair Market Beef Weigh In

2/10/15 Deadline for Merced County Fair Dairy Replacement Heifer Project Checklist

2014 Fair Archives:

Merced County Fair’s Got Great Milk

Merced County’s Hay Gets Top Grades

Thank you! [from the 2014 fair & fair stats info]

Big Support at Fair’s Livestock Auction [ includes results]

Hypnotist Alan Sands to Perform

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

News Archives:

2015 Junior Fair Board Application Deadline is Dec. 1

Barbara Matheron Gets Western Fairs Award

Merced County Fair Slashes Water Use

Merced Fair Introduces New Website

Assembly Center Memorial Dedicated Feb. 20, 2010

History of the Merced County Fair


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