‘Songs of the Season’ featuring Tamara FouyerAuto Draft

Miners Foundry is pleased to welcome local vocalist Tamara Fouyer, accompanied by pianist Alan Feeney, December 17 in the Foundry’s Stone Hall. The performance is being dubbed ‘Songs of the Season.’ The concert will find Fouyer and Feeney performing a plethora of holiday favorites to an audience seated Cabaret-style, at tables of two or four. […]

Songs of Joy for the Holiday

Bring on the holiday cheer as our community’s own Sierra Master Chorale (SMC) performs LIVE in concert on Saturday, Dec. 18 and Sunday, Dec. 19 in Grass Valley.  The choir brings the spirit of the season with traditional favorites and lesser-known gems. The Sierra Master Chorale is conducted by Music Director Alison Skinner.  The SMC […]

Holidays in Nevada County

No one does up the holidays like Nevada County! In fact, the town of Nevada City itself is the star of a Christmas movie! The small towns sometimes dusted in snow, friendly locals, and nationally renowned events are just a part of the charm of Nevada County during the holiday season. So head on up […]

Victorian Christmas Returns to Nevada City

History and fantasy combine at Victorian Christmas, kicking off at 1:30 p.m. this Sunday, December 5, in downtown Nevada City. The aroma of chestnuts wafting through the air, costumed carolers singing, vendors with artisan wares, and the twinkling glow of gas-lit lamps filling the street. There’s nothing else quite like Victorian Christmas! The Nevada City […]

Nevada County Ski Update

As temperatures begin to shift, Ski California resorts are gearing up for the 2021-22 winter season with investments in infrastructure, facilities improvements and technology that will continue to allow for fast, contactless lift access, reservations and payment, and high-quality experiences. Last year, Ski California’s 33 member resorts in California and Nevada offered skiers and snowboarders […]

Kick off the Holidays in Penn Valley

This year, Penn Valley is adding a new holiday event to the amazing line up of Nevada County Christmas fairs and festivals! All are taking place this Saturday, November 27, and all are fun for the whole family! Western Gateway Park Holiday Fair Western Gateway Park will be holding their very first Holiday Fair from […]

Cornish Christmas kicks off on November 26

Cornish Christmas invites you to mill around downtown, stroll with mulled wine, and visit a winter wonderland of holiday murals and snowflake selfie stations alongside the Cornish Christmas favorites you know and love.  Shop our “Downtown Promenade” with extended Holiday Hours and activities for all ages.  In 2021, Cornish Christmas is taking place from 5-8 […]

36th Annual Country Christmas Faire

The 36th annual Country Christmas Faire is returning to the beautiful Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley on November 26-28. Four large exhibit buildings will be filled with handcrafted items and gifts, giving shoppers a chance to start their holiday shopping and purchase quality handmade holiday items, ornaments, jewelry, wooden crafts, soaps and lotions, stained […]

Nevada City Cabaret’s Wonderland VS. The Force

Truth or Dare Productions in association with the Nevada Theatre presents our first Wonderland VS. The Force – An action packed Burlesque Experience to feed the souls of nerd-loving fans and friends taking place at 9 p.m. this Friday, November 19. Truth or Dare’s performers pack a powerful and playful stage experience. In this month’s […]

One Step Further: An exhibition of psychedelic art, past and present

If there was ever a seminal moment in the history of psychedelic art, “One Step Further” — the inaugural group show at the new The Chambers Project space — is it. On November 12th, the gallery will become a professional and serious refuge, a sanctuary of credibility for New Psychedelia in a chaotic art world. […]

House of Fates presents Persephone’s Tale

House of Fates, a brand new small theatre production company will perform their first production, Persephone’s Tale, from 7:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 10, at the historic Nevada Theatre in downtown Nevada City. In association with the Nevada Theatre, House of Fates presents a sarcastic take on the Greek myth of Persephone and her journey […]

Women’s Empowerment Event

 The Union newspaper’s event team will host their first ever Women’s Empowerment Event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, November 13, at Gold Miners Inn, 121 Bank Street in Grass Valley. Enjoy a line-up of brilliant women in our community with topics of body image and well-being, finding your inner heroine, strengthening your […]

Tumble & Flounder in Nevada City

Two adventuresome jazz quartets – Tumble & Flounder – will share an evening of music at the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City, California at 8 p.m. on Friday, November 5. The African-influenced jazz group Tumble is a band in constant motion, much like the music they play—percussive, trance-inducing, their collective groove always evolving. In […]

Inaugural Heart of Gold Bike Race

Hundreds of bike enthusiasts will compete November 20 in the first-ever Heart of Gold, a challenging 55-mile gravel course race through Gold Country that will help increase awareness and raise funds for mental wellness programs for youth in Nevada County. The Heart of Gold was postponed in September because of air quality concerns prompted by […]

Fall in love with Fall in Nevada County

Nevada County is beautiful year round, but autumn is just breathtaking. Compared by many to the foliage on the east coast, our towns, highways, and byways boast views around every corner that rival anything you can find in Maine…and it’s all right here!  In fact,  On August 17, 2019, Via, AAA’s official travel magazine, published […]

NOBODY Theatre Company presents The Swan

On October 22nd and 23rd, the NOBODY Theatre Company will present a staged reading of The Swan by Elizabeth Egloff, featuring Alexis Gross, Danny Deluca, Ryan Schwalm, and Tom Wolfe at the newly remodeled Nevada Theatre. The Swan is a dark comedy about a love triangle between an isolated woman, the milkman, and a swan […]

Family Fun Day offers free entertainment & activities

The Center for the Arts in Grass Valley will hold its fall-themed Family Fun Day October 30 beginning at 10:00 a.m. The event is meant to offer a variety of entertainment and activities to families with children. All are welcome to attend. There will be a costume contest (with prizes) and entertainment will be provided […]

The Chamber is Opening!

InConcert Sierra will present one of the top chamber orchestras in the world, Les Violons du Roy, conducted by Jonathan Cohen, and featuring renowned mandolinist Avi Avital at 2 p.m. this Sunday, October 17, at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, located at 12889 Osborne Hill Road in Grass Valley. This concert will be the exciting opening […]

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas – SYZYGY Release Concert

Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser and California cellist Natalie Haas celebrate the release of their most recent CD SYZYGY at the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City, California on Saturday, October 16. The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, “the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling”, and brilliant Californian cellist Natalie Haas spans the full spectrum […]

Have a Spooktacular Halloween in Nevada County at any age

Nevada County loves a party, and does all of the holidays up right.  Halloween is no exception; there is something for every age and interest the entire week leading up to the big day.  So get out your costume and come out for some All Hallow’s Eve fun. Trick or Treat Grass Valley Downtown Association  […]