|2016 Fair Theme Chosen
'SADDLE UP SOME MEMORIES"
The 10th District Agricultural Association Board of Directors selected “SADDLE UP SOME MEMORIES” as the theme for the 2016 Siskiyou Golden Fair. With more than 30 entries to choose from, the board worked to reduce the number to three before making the final decision. “We are always encouraging folks to make lifelong memories while visiting the annual fair,” stated CEO Cliff Munson, “and this catchy little theme will help remind them all!” The winning theme was entered by the Eldridge Family from Lake Shastina and they will receive the prize package worth $143.00. It includes; a 5 pack of admission tickets and 18 individual ride coupons. The theme is used to create many still exhibits, feature booths and entries in most every department.
For more information, contact the fair office at 842-2767. The 2016 Siskiyou Golden Fair “Saddle Up Some Memories” will run August 10-14, 2016 in Yreka
The Siskiyou County Fair began as an agricultural show in 1859 in Fort Jones, moved to Yreka in 1867 and became the 10th District Agricultural Association in 1926, at the current location on Fairlane Rd. The 10th D.A.A. hosted the Siskiyou County Fair until 1952 when a second fair was established in Siskiyou County, the Tulelake-Butte Valley Fair. The name was changed at that time to the “Siskiyou County Fair and Paul Bunyan Festival.” In 1972, the current name “The Siskiyou Golden Fair” was selected by the Board of Directors and that name is still used today. For 156 years, our traditions, heritage, culture and history have on display through our many and varied exhibits, contests and entertainment opportunities. Share in our showcase and enjoy “Fun for the Whole Herd” at the 2015 Siskiyou Golden Fair August 12th–16th.
The Fairgrounds are available for activities of all kinds the other 50 weeks of the year and serve as a command center for natural disasters, the base for county drive thru health clinics, wedding, family gatherings, auto racing, rodeos, ropings and horse shows. Birthday parties, dog shows, swap meets and the fair sponsored; Sportsmen’s Expo & NorCal Invitational Chainsaw Carving Championships March 13-15, The Tony Nicoletti Memorial Jackpot on Mother’s Day Weekend and the Holiday Gift Fair the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
Your Fairgrounds is here for your enjoyment!
The 10th District Agricultural Association promotes excellence in agriculture awareness through the Siskiyou Golden Fair and interim programs under a financially sustainable model..