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18th Annual Nevada City Film Festival Sept. 7-14, 2018

The 18th Annual Nevada City Film Festival (NCFF) takes place September 7-14, 2018, at historic locations throughout downtown Nevada City.  This year’s festival celebrates the creatives, visual storytellers, and filmmakers that dare us to dream, seek out new possibilities, forge connections, and embrace diversity, all the while sharing in this grand experiment called life. NCFF […]

Have an Outlandish Experience in Nevada County

Do you love to travel, but yearn to go beyond the average tourism experience?  Have you ever visited a place and wanted to dig deeper into the community or have a unique experience that connects you to the area you are visiting or to venture where only the locals know to go?  If you are […]

Nevada City Uncorked

Nevada City’s Victorian elegance provides the perfect backdrop for this sip-and-stroll event taking place from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, August 25, that includes 16 different venues featuring local food purveyors and regional wineries. Each venue, whether it’s an historic location, inn, art gallery, restaurant, winery, shop, or secret hideaway will include wine tasting and food […]

Bounty of the County Chef’s Competition in Grass Valley

Nevada County Grown is excited to announce it’s 6th Annual Bounty of the County fundraising event happening Thursday, August 23rd, at the Grass Valley Vets Hall. This year’s theme is a “Culinary Revival.” Come out and enjoy the talent of 13 of our finest local chefs as they prepare special dishes using ingredients sourced from […]

Music in the Mountains Alliance presents the 29th Annual Sierra BrewFest

Music in the Mountains Alliance presents the 29th Annual Sierra BrewFest taking place from 3-6:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 25, at the beautiful park-like setting of the Nevada County Fairgrounds. The Sierra BrewFest is best known for bringing together beer enthusiasts from across the region to sample the top microbreweries in Northern California, meet the […]

Arena Events at the 2018 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, including the all new Truck and Tractor Pulls. Wednesday night features the Flying U Extreme Rodeo, Thursday is the All Star All American Truck and Tractor Pulls, Friday and Saturday night showcases Monster Trucks […]


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 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Guest Services will be open specifically for ticket sales on Saturday, August 4 and […]

Top 10 Summer Family Fun Activities in Nevada County

We are half way through summer…have you made the most of it?  Just a short drive away is a family fun paradise, with so much to do for kids of all ages!  Whether you want to get away from it all or be in the thick of things, Nevada County has you covered.  Here are […]

Discover Malakoff! Morning Hike with Mark

The Friends of North Bloomfield & Malakoff Diggins present August’s Discover Malakoff! special outing—A Morning Hike with Mark.  Learn about the environmental legacy of our nation’s largest, hydraulic gold mine from retired State Park Ranger Mark Michalski from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at  Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park. This interpretive program, the latest […]