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Price Pre-sale by June 12 / During Fair June 13-16, Adult (13 & over) presale $8.00 / Fairtime $9.00 • Junior (7-12 yrs) and Senior (60 & over) presale $6.0
Age Suitability All Ages

El Dorado County Fair

Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 12:00p to 11:59p

This year's fair "Blue Jeans and Country Dreams" features The Aussie Kingdom, Mitchell Showboat Marionettes, WGAS FreeStyle MOTO X Spectacular, California Cavalry, and a Classic Rock & Country Tribute Day On the Green with Taylor Swift, Tim McGraw and the Rolling Stones tribute bands. Plus a number of bands including Mick Martin & the Blues Rockers, Tiki Lounge Lizards playing surf music, the Reruns playing 60s hits and local favorites Midlife Crisis a high-energy classic rock dance band.

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Performers at this Event
Mick Martin & the Blues Rockers
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Innovative, hard-driving Blues and Rock with a Rockabilly twinge As leader of one of Sacramento’s best-loved blues bands, Mick Martin and the Blues Rockers, and host of The Blues Party, a weekend radio show, Mick Martin is the focal point of Sacramento blues scene....
Threshold
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Threshold came into being in the greater London area in 1989. The original lineup of the band was Damian Wilson, Karl Groom, Nick Midson, Jon Leary, Richard West, and Tony Grinham. The band released its debut disc, Wounded Land, in 1993....
Sweet Addiction
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Get ready for the next American girl group sensation! Five girls, between 13 and 16 years old from the Sacramento area who love to harmonize and recently started writing their own songs.
Jet Screamer
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Jet Screamer specializes in performing Legendary Rock Classics.. Covering over 30 years of Rocks Greatest songs and Artists by playing Party songs, Anthems, and Rock Classics performed true to the Artists”s that made them famous including: Van Halen, Led Zeppelin, Kiss, Guns and Roses, Jimi Hendrix, Deep Purple, ZZ Top, Motley Crue, Ozzie Osbourne, Judas Priest, Aerosmith and many more! Jet Screamer entertains audiences of all ages and take great pride in producing the energy and sound to have you engaged, dancing, Rocking, and having a good time at each event
Uncommon Ground
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Classic Rock, Folk Rock, Funk with some originals tossed in Since its inception, Uncommon Ground has been a melting pot of styles and sounds. The band has developed a small following of music-lovers in every age group....
The Unauthorized Rolling Stones
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The Unauthorized Rolling Stones, recognized as the leading Rolling Stones tribute band in the world; quoted again and again from many die hard Rolling Stones fans “The Unauthorized Rolling Stones are better than the real thing, The Unauthorized Rolling Stones look like the original, strut like the original and rock like the original! Formed by Rudy Colombini who embodies Mick, he has created a true phenomenon with Dave Garcia as Keith Richards, J Lory (Woody) as Ron Wood, Craig Manrique (Hardly Charlie) as Charlie Watts and Kenny Crampton as Bill Wyman....
The Soothers
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Sacramento Blues Hall of Famer, Johnny ‘Guitar’ Knox, a 30-year veteran of the blues scene has accompanied Little Milton, Jimmy McCracklin & Lowell Fulson among other notables. Band co-leader Dave Croall is a well-schooled harp player who takes cues from the great masters and creates his own sound....
Tragically White
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Dance Hits from 60's to Today. Take all of your favorite bands from the last five decades and have them play your favorite songs, all on one stage, all in one night. That is what audiences have come to love and expect from Sacramento based Tragically White....
Millie the Monkey
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Meet Millie the Monkey, a unique remote-controlled chimpanzee who has been riding the fairgrounds on her bicycle for 26 years, surprising and fascinating fairgoers of all ages with her almost-live personality....
The Mitchell Showboat Marionettes
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Celebrating its 40th year in the U.S. fair industry, this multi-generation, multi-talented family of performers specializes in entertaining families of all ages: The beautiful Mitchell Showboat provides a memorable setting for comedy ventriloquism and fast-paced variety marionette shows as seen on TV and at such venues as Disneyland and Six Flags Magic Mountain.
Ron Bombardier and the Bayou Boys
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The Bayou Boys, a blend of Louisiana hot and spicy Cajun, Zydeco & New Orleans Rhythm & Blues. They don't just play music, they create an atmosphere of the Louisiana Bayou. Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! (Let the good times roll!)
SING INC - Pop Academy
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Sing to Inspire. Aspire to Sing.Northern California’s premier youth performance group performs at Disneyland, California Adventure and multiple fairs and festivals. Our passion is to provide award-winning, professional, personalized and innovative coaching to vocal and performance students of all ages, levels and vocal styles.
Midlife Crisis
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Hard driving, high-energy classic rock dance band. Keeps you "outta your seat and on your feet." This “high energy” 4-piece band plays a mix of Classic Rock, Southern Rock, hard rock and Blues—extremely danceable!
Jason Buell & the Double Barrel Band
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Great Country - Put on your Boots and Cowboy Hat and Have some FUN https://www.facebook.com/2Barrel https://www.facebook.com/JasonBuellMusic
The PhD's Band
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Thrilling audiences for more than 25 years, the PHDs – named because all the original members had Pittsburg High Diplomas – offer a tasty blend of classic rock including popular songs such as Victim of Love by The Eagles, To Hard to Handle by The Black Crowes and Takin' Care of Business by B....
Swift Country - Kaylee Starr
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Kaylee Starr Brings a Salute to Taylor Swift Taylor Swift has become a household name, taking the radio waves by storm. Who better to pay tribute than Kaylee Starr, a 16 year old, blue-eyed, blonde-haired, powerhouse country singer? Music has been a “Love Story” for Kaylee and now, along with the rest of Swift Country, is excited to bring this energetic brand of fun to your town! So, make “Our Song” your song!
I Like It, I Love It - Tim McGraw Tribute Band
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No one comes closer to sounding like Tim McGraw than Tom Drinnon, AKA Tom McGraw. Tom has been a country singer for many years and performed with some of the biggest country singers in the world such as Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, Randy Travis and Vince Gill....
Aftershock
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Aftershock is a 9-piece jazz-rock and R&B band from the Placerville/Sacramento area. Taking popular tunes from the 40s through the 80s and arranging them in their own way, with superb voicing for their 4-horn section and powerful vocal harmonies....
The 8-Tracks
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The 8-tracks play the greatest classic rock hits from the early 60s to mid-80s with a smattering of newer material. The 8-tracks are guitars, bass, drums, keyboards and plenty of vocals....
Felix and the Soul Cats
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Felix and the Soul Cats was founded by Felix Odion who was captivated by the sounds from the Motown and Stax Records era. His hard-edged vocals are strong and soulfully beautiful while holding down the guitar work also....
Cynthia Renee
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Christians Country Cynthia is not only a vocalist but a songwriter as well. She has recently released her new single "Where are you Now" available on itunes and Amazon. “Music is my passion, it always has been,” she says....
The Reruns
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The Reruns are a tribute to one of the greatest decades in music history – the 1960s. In a decade with a tremendous variety of musical styles, The Reruns do it all—The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, The Four Seasons, The Temptations, The Lovin’ Spoonful, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Roy Orbison, Neil Diamond and many more....
Susan Rosen - Mistress of Mesmerism
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Susan Rosen is a certified hypnotherapist with a PhD in fun!!! When Susan Rosen speaks, people listen! And they yell, dance, sing, smooch their wives, fall asleep. And if she tells them to, they pretend to give birth to stuffed pigs on stage! Like a loving mother gently putting her babies to sleep, Susan guides members of the audience into a state of hypnosis....
Halie O'Ryan
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Halie O'Ryan All Stars Rock BandHalie O’Ryan is not only a talented songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, and percussionist, but she is one who gives back – sharing her verve for music as a USO Tour Artist, having performed over 615 shows overseas and having produced or provided entertainment for concerts for over a hundred fundraisers for worthy causes....
Sadie the Balloon Lady
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Always attracting a crowd with her crazy wigs and costuming, Becky creates balloon art as unique as the person who receives it! “I love the creativity, and I love how it brings people together,” says Goodyear....
Wheelbarrow Races: John M. Studebaker
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John M. Studebaker International Wheelbarrow Races Sunday, June 16 at 5 pm Grandstand Since 1939, Johnny’s memory has been celebrated with a wheelbarrow race at the annual El Dorado County Fair in Placerville....
Next events: Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 12:00p in Placerville
Thursday, Jun 12 12:00p in Placerville
Friday, Jun 13 12:00p in Placerville
Mutton Bustin'
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Young cowboys and girls riding Sheep for fame and glory! A fun Rodeo event for the whole family. Limited to 36 Busters. 18 slots will be reserved for El Dorado County residents. Age Categories: Lil Busters 4 - 5 years old Busters 6 - 7 years old • 60 pound weight limit Winner receives a buckle! $35 entry includes T-shirt and one adult admission into the Fair....
Humpz & Hornz Bull Riding
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Bulls, Cowboys, and Clowns - watch from the grandstands.
Clifton & Warren Hay Bucking Contest
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Hay Bucking Contests by age group in the Equestrian Arena. 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....
El Dorado Rose Pageant
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The El Dorado Rose becomes the County's Official Hostess. To qualify as a candidate, a lady must have reached the age of fifty-five, resided in the county for ten years and contributed many years of volunteer service to her community....
El Dorado County Fair Ranch Horse Versatility Show
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Saturday, June 15, 2013 CSHA Region III Approved – APHA PAC Approved - AMHA Approved Early entry closes May 31, 2013 @ 4:00 pm
Ranch Cattle Sorting
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Sunday, June 16, 2013 and Sunday, July 21, 2013 National Championships Sanctioned Ranch Sorting at the El Dorado County Fair Indoor Arena Books Open: 8:00am Start: 9:00am Closer quarters of a smaller enclosure require superb balance, quick reflexes, and sharp maneuvers by horse and rider....
Sheep to Shawl Competition & Demonstration
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Saturday, June 15 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Two teams race head to head, plus lots of public interaction.
Home Depot FREE Kids Workshop
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Thursday & Friday from 1-4 pm and Saturday & Sunday 12-3pm. Different projects every day!!
I "LIKE" It Photo Contest
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Capture the fun and excitement of the El Dorado County Fair! Simply take a picture with your camera phone or digital camera, upload the picture to the El Dorado County Fair Facebook page, and get your friends to “Like” it! The picture with the most “Likes” wins!
Father Child Look-A-Like Contests
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Sunday, June 16, 2013 on the Main Stage Free to enter with Fair admission. Pre-entry not required. Come to the Main Stage 30 minutes before the contest to sign-up! Categories: Father/Son, Father/Daughter & Multi-generations....
Flo the Clown
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Daily at the Fair! - Clown of Many Faces Her happiness comes from seeing the joy in others.... she has four characters with walk around props —"PJ" the total school girl nerd; "Shylo" the high energy cute one (at least she thinks so!); "Flo" the diner waitress with pizzazz; and "Gladys Pumpernickel" the forever cleaning Carol Burnett type mime....
FREE Electric/Solar Train sponsored by PG&E
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Tour the fairgrounds on the Rawhide Express with commentator and conductor, Cowboy Ken. He'll tell you all about all the great things happening this year at the fair. Pick up and drop off in the Plaza Circle.
Sabada School of Music
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Sabado School of Music Inc (formerly Cameron Park Music Academy) has been serving El Dorado County for 20 years, Established in 1989 we were voted the best Music School in EL Dorado County in 2005....
Plein Air Painting
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Friday, June 14, 2013 • Pre-registration by June 12. What is Plein Air Painting you ask? Plein Air translates to “open air. This term is used to describe paintings that have been created outdoors, rather than in the studio....
Teen Jam
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Teen Jam is a live concert featuring local high school and younger bands. Whether you would like to showcase your band, gain exposure or practice in front of a live audience, sign up today to perform at the 2013 El Dorado County Fair! If you would like to sign up or have any questions, please contact the Fair office at 530-621-5860....
Aussie Kingdom
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Bringing the Australian Outback to life Australia is one of the most unique countries in the world, especially when it comes to wildlife! You'll see kangaroos, wallabies, walleroos and other native Australian wildlife that you’ve only read about, but never dreamed you would be able to touch and hold these amazing animals....
Baja Boys
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THE BAJA BOYZ play a wide variety of music. This Acoustic Duo will play many of your favorite tunes from Neil Diamond, Bob Segar, Jimmy Buffet, ElvisCostello, Kid Rock, Rolling Stones, Billy Idol and More....
Alincia
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Sacramento's best retro dance band. This high-energy six-piece band sets the room on fire with dance hits from the 50s to today. Lead singer Alincia is simply amazing! Bring your dancing shoes for this one.
Boomer Band
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Tiki Stage Friday, June 14. Times are 1:30, 4:00 and 5:15 Playing your favorite classic rock and R&B hits, along with some surprise “b” sides and newer hits, Boomer will have you and your friends up and dancing in “record time” with their booty-shakin’ beats, groovin’ guitars, cool keyboards, drivin’ bass, and not one, not two, but three superior singers....
Jazz Gitan
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Hot Gypsy Jazz Jazz Gitan is a premiere Northern California acoustic jazz trio that specializes in The Hot Club style of jazz in the tradition of gypsy swing created by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli during their domination of the Paris jazz scene in the 1930s.
Lorena Andrea
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Saturday, June 15, Main Stage 12:45-1:30 Lorena Andrea is a vocalist and a performer. At the tender age of 11, music is her life. She has been singing since she was two years old and enjoys all types of music but especially pop and rock....
Music for Children in the Foothills
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Local students ages 6 to 15, will entertain on the violin, keyboard, ukelele and singing with selections from classical, musicals, fiddle songs and much more. Don't miss the show with these unique and talented kids!
Scouts of the Cascades
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Wells Fargo Stage on Thursday June 13. Times are 1:00, 2:30 and 4:45 We are the Scouts of the Cascades and we play Western music. Dressed in authentic Western attire, we play the music of Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, the Sons of the Pioneers, and anyone who has ever sung a song celebrating the life and work of the American cowboy or the history of the old west.
The Fabulous Liars
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Playing Saturday of fair – Tiki bar. Current times are 11:45, 1:45 and 3:15 The Placerville-based Fabulous Liars play tunes from all decades of Rock, specializing in "Classic Rock Rarely Heard;” songs by famous bands and artists that haven't been done over and over again, in addition to playing hits from yesterday and today....
Sierra Ridge Guitar Club
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Sierra Ridge Guitar Club is made up of students and mentoring adults operating out of the Emigrant trail Education Center in Pollock Pines after school. Students are learning musical instruments, like guitar, bass, keyboards, drums as well as music production/recording, stagecraft and lighting, and live sound reinforcement....
Whoopie Qat
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Everything from Classic Rock to School House Rock, and all things in between. An 11-piece vocal-based house-rocking ensemble, comprising of both male and female lead vocalists and highlighted by beautiful backing harmonies encompassing wide variety of genres from R&B to Blues, to Rock'n'Roll!
Tiki Lounge Lizards
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The Tiki Lounge Lizards are a group of seasoned professional players from the Sacramento Valley. Drummer Gary Christensen, formally of The Sundogs, organized The Tiki Lounge Lizards playing a variety of traditional Surf Guitar Music known around the world as the popular California West Coast Sound....
California Calvary
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The Sacramento Rangers will set up a small camp of cavalry, reflecting how the soldiers lived while on expeditions and will demonstrate mounted drill from the 1861 cavalry manual including a mounted sabre exercise....
WGAS FreeStyle MOTO X Spectacular
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Extreme Freestyle Motocross just like you see in the X-Games These top action sports athletes will be flying 75 FEET through the air doing mind blowing tricks such as "Hart Attacks" "Cliff Hangers" and the crowd favorite "Back Flips"....
El Dorado Idol Competition
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Our very own "American Idol" coming to El Dorado County. The "EL DORADO IDOL COMPETITION" will be held Friday, June 13th at 3:30 pm on the Budweiser stage with the Final competition on Saturday June 15th at 7:30 pm on the Budweiser stage....
Grupo Enlace – Norteñas, Cumbias and Zapadeados
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Grupo Enlace Friends from different states within Mexico’s Republic decided to form a musical band, to express different styles of music. The music that they play, many recognize it as duranguense, cumbias and corridos....
K9 Demonstration - El Dorado County Sheriff
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Free with admission. Check out how the Sheriff's keep their K9 companions trained and ready to attack if the need arises!
Jewels of the North
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An Egyptian-style Middle Easter Dance troupe founded in 2007 by award-winning dancer Vahana.
Los Unicos de Zacatecas
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Duranguense and Cumbias
Location & Nearby Info
El Dorado County Fairgrounds
100 Placerville Dr.
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 621-5860
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