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Tahoe Food Hub Brings the Farm to Truckee with a Series of Pop-up Farm Dinners

Tahoe Food Hub is pleased to announce their series of pop-up farm dinners called, Pitchfork & the Pan. The first of three dinners kicks-off Sunday, August 20th from 5:30– 8:00 p.m. at Sagehen Creek Field Station (10-minutes north of Truckee off Highway 89). “In this scenario, the farmer is the Pitchfork and the chef is […]

Nevada City Film Festival presents Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid

This Friday, August 18, from 6-9 p.m. at ol’ Republic Brewery, the Nevada City Film Festival will be hosting a complimentary screening of the 1969 Western classic Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid, the true story of fast-draws and wild rides, battles with posses, train and bank robberies, a torrid love affair and a new […]

Center for the Arts Executive Director Julie Baker to Step Down

The Center for the Arts in Grass Valley (“the Center”) today announced that Executive Director Julie Baker has decided to step down on September 15. After 8 years of overall leadership of the non-profit organization, Julie is looking forward to focusing on her passion for the arts without day-to-day management responsibilities. The Center’s Board of […]

EXCITING CONTESTS AND ACTIVITIES HAPPENING EACH DAY AT THE NEVADA COUNTY FAIR!

No pre-registration required. Show up 15 minutes before event and have fun! At the Nevada County Fair, August 9 – 13, there are exciting contests and activities happening each day of the Fair! Here are a few of the fun contests planned for this year’s Fair. New this year is the Bubble Gum Blow Off […]

ARENA EVENTS AT THE 2017 NEVADA COUNTY FAIR

This year’s Nevada County Fair features a full line up of excitement and loud, crazy fun in the arena each night. Wednesday and Thursday night features the Flying U Extreme Rodeo, Friday and Saturday night features Monster Trucks and Tuff Truck racing, and Sunday night is the return of the Destruction Derby. The Flying U […]

Summer Pop Up Classical Concert Series in Truckee Kicks off this Friday, Aug. 5

Coburn Music, founded by Truckee’s very own Lindsay McIntosh (nee Hollingshead), announces their lineup for inaugural season August 5th-12th, 2017. Shows features baroque performances curated for favorite local venues such as the Cedar House Sport Hotel, Moody’s and Coffee Bar. Coburn Music opens its inaugural season with a gala showcase on August 5th, at The […]

August Treks with Bear Yuba Land Trust

What: Butterfly Walk with Wildlife Biologist Jessica Abbott When: Sunday, August 6, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Where: Sierra Discovery Trail, located off Bowman Road Cost: Suggested donation $20, Kids 12 and under FREE! Register: www.bylt.org This weekend, join wildlife biologist Jessica Abbott and the Bear Yuba Land Trust for a butterfly walk at the […]

NEVADA COUNTY FAIR TICKETS ON SALE NOW: BUY EARLY AND SAVE

Submitted by Wendy Oaks Tickets for the Nevada County Fair are on sale now. Purchase your admission, carnival tickets, and arena event tickets before the Fair begins and save money!  The Fair Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm, and Guest Services will be open specifically for ticket sales on […]

Sierra Storytelling Festival this weekend

Submitted by North Columbia Schoolhouse Every summer, for the last 32-years, the Sierra Storytelling Festival has gathered people together from near and far, among the towering pines and sloping lawns of the historic North Columbia Schoolhouse, to hear the nation’s top tellers share the great range of human experience through artfully told stories. The Sierra […]