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Take the Gold Country Stage
The Gold Country Stage will provide two shuttle buses to and from the Nevada County Fair, during the days of August 8 12, 2012. Regular bus fares will apply for the shuttles.
The Grass Valley Shuttle Bus departs from Church and Neal Streets (in front of Tri-Counties Bank) starting at 10:30am on Wednesday and at 9:30am on Thursday through Sunday. The bus runs every 30 minutes with additional stops at the Pine Creek and K-Mart shopping centers. The last departure from the Fairgrounds leaves at 10:30pm.
The Nevada City Shuttle Bus departs from the Eric Rood Center starting at 6:00pm on Wednesday through Friday, and at 10:00am on Saturday and Sunday. The bus runs every 60 minutes with additional stops at the National Hotel, across from SPD Market on Zion Street, Fowler Center bus shelter (Nevada City Hwy.), and Glenbrook Shopping Center parking lot bus shelter (across from Staples.) The last departure from the Fairgrounds leaves at 10:30pm.
Additionally, all regular bus routes will be running their usual schedules Monday Friday and passengers may use them to connect with Fair shuttles or the regular Route 3 that provides service on the hour to the Fairgrounds Gate 8 on Brighton Street until 5:09pm.
For adults, the cost from Nevada City or Grass Valley is $1.50 one way; Discounts (with identification) include 75 cents one-way for seniors 65 +, children ages 6-17 and disabled; and free for children under 5. Call 477-0103, extension 2, for schedules and pick-up points. Exact change is required, as drivers do not carry change.
Fare information is available in the Rider’s Guide, online at www.goldcountrystage.com, or call 477-0103, option 0.