Local Artists In The News

(Submitted Photo courtesy TheUnion.com) ARTICLE REPOSTED from TheUnion.com Angela Lazarow and Vivien Kane recently received confirmation that their paintings have been accepted in the “FLOW: The Essence of Paint” National Juried Exhibition, June 4–25, at the Arc Gallery, 1246 Folsom St., San Francisco. This exhibition concentrates on the intrinsic properties that characterize the paint medium. […]

Who Doesn't Love A Good Burger?

(Photos courtesy Sierra FoodWineArt) In a mouthwatering article from Sierra FoodWineArt we are introduced to some of the best burgers in the Sierra… almost all of which are in Nevada County! Here’s a quick list of their favorites – excuse me while I hightail it outta here, away from my computer and grab one for […]

The Most Artists Per Capita

According to Sierra FoodWineArt “NEVADA COUNTY HAS THE MOST ARTISTS per capita than anywhere else in California.” This fact makes me burst with pride and just reinforces the fact that I LOVE NEVADA COUNTY! Where else can you find this many world-class fine artists, musicians, actors, dancers and visiting performers while surrounded by this natural […]

Grab The Family – It's Almost Fair Time!

AUGUST 10 – 14 “Gold! Rush to the Fair” is this year’s theme and we have five days of excitement and fun planned for Fair-goers of all ages. The Nevada County Fair is the perfect opportunity to enjoy live entertainment, delicious food, carnival rides, animals, and exhibits – in a community-friendly environment and at affordable […]

Things To Do This Week

Aaron Neville Stars at North Star House – PARTY OF THE YEAR! The Center for the Arts, Grass Valley – August 5 – 5pm, Gala at 7pm Concert With Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk opening Day-of-Show Tickets Available at the Fairgrounds Gate 4 beginning at 2:00PM $48 Land Trust and Center members, $58 non-member $20 Youth ticket […]

Virtually Amazing!

The downtown areas of Nevada County are truly special. With historic architecture, charming boutiques and world-class dining, downtown Grass Valley, Nevada City and Truckee are not to be missed. Nothing compares to walking these lovely streets in person, but, if you can’t get here just yet – you can take a look around without leaving […]

Go Nevada County is on Facebook

We are jumping in to Facebook over here at GoNevadaCounty.com to connect even more to folks who want to learn, explore and play in Nevada County. We will be posting news, highlighting events and tagging friends in all of our adventures. So, go ahead and LIKE US!

We're Here

Okay, Nevada County has been around since the mid 1800s, but we’re somewhat settled in since then and are looking to share our home with you. Please, peruse our new Web site and learn about all there is to do here. We have so much more than you might imagine that we hope you’ll be […]

What’s in a Name?

Nevada County is an original. Arcing through the Sierra Nevada, Nevada County is comprised of three enchanting communities (Truckee, Grass Valley and Nevada City) – each at one time standing at the forefront of history. Perhaps overshadowed and mistaken for the state of Nevada, Nevada County was created and named in 1851, a full decade […]