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John McEuen & the String Wizards Present “Will the Circle Be Unbroken”

The Center for the Arts is offering the perfect tonic for the January Doldrums. Join Nitty Gritty Dirt Band founding member – John McEuen – (and the String Wizards) for a special night of music and memories of the landmark album “Will the Circle Be Unbroken,” and the story of the NGDB’s incredible career, at […]

Getting married? Come check out Nevada County, CA.

Getting married?  Come check out Nevada County, California.  We have everything you want and more for your perfect wedding. Whether you want to be a spring bride wed in a riot of flowers or an autumn bride framed by the glory of the changing leaves, you cannot find a more romantic place to get married […]

Nevada City’s Annual Mardi Gras Parade and Celebration

Nevada City’s annual Mardi Gras Parade and Celebration is set for Sunday, February 16, 2020. The annual event, hosted by the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, features a festive parade and Street Fair throughout historic downtown Nevada City, offering up California Gold Rush scenics and spirited fun. Masquerade Ball The party begins at the the […]

Comedy & Western troupe Riders in the Sky are riding into Grass Valley

The Center for the Arts presents Riders in the Sky live at the Foothills Event Center.  The purveyors of “Comedy & Western” have been revitalizing Western music, while branding the genre with their own legendary wacky humor and way-out Western wit. All along encouraging buckaroos and buckarettes to live life “The Cowboy Way!” For Riders […]

10th Annual Sustainable Food & Farm Conference

What we eat, and how we grow it, has a primary role in our personal health and the health of planet.  On February 7 – 9, 2020, Sierra Harvest’s Sustainable Food & Farm Conference takes place in Grass Valley, CA.  The 10th annual event will feature one of the world’s most dynamic and provocative thinkers […]

Chocolate Infusion- an afternoon speakeasy

Mmmmm, Chocolate! The Union’s 8th Annual Chocolate Infusion— an afternoon speakeasy full of chocolate, wine and music is coming Sunday, January 26th from 1 to 4:30 pm at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center in Nevada City, California.   Chocolate Infusion is a fun speakeasy-themed afternoon of mouth-watering chocolate, wine and beer tasting, with authentic 1920s […]

Ski Nevada County, CA

The winter storms have begun, and all Nevada County ski resorts are open for business!  It’s perfect timing to come to Nevada County for a quick (or extended) ski getaway, especially since The Wall Street Journal last year named Truckee as one of the four Coolest Under the Radar Ski Towns in the US! Whether […]

Buddhist Author comes to Nevada County Jan. 17-18

GLENN MULLIN is a Tibetologist, Buddhist writer, translator of classical Tibetan literature, and teacher of Tantric Buddhist meditation with over 20 books published. He studied philosophy, literature, meditation, yoga, and the enlightenment culture under thirty-five of the greatest living masters of India and Tibet. He will be in Grass Valley and Nevada City January 17-18, […]

Escher String Quartet and guest cellist David Speltz

InConcert Sierra presents a world-class family affair with the Escher String Quartet and guest cellist David Speltz at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19. The Escher String Quartet is one of the fastest rising stars of North American string quartets. The ensemble features violinists Brendan Speltz and Adam Barnett-Hart, cellist Brook Speltz, and violist Pierre […]