Nevada County Arts: First Friday Art Walks, Garrison Keillor and more

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK The First Friday Art Walk celebrates Nevada City’s diverse mix of galleries, artisan boutiques, retail shops, wine tasting rooms, restaurants, as well as its artistic and creative community. Participating downtown businesses are open 5-9 p.m. and many of them host receptions with local artists, trunk shows or performances. Many shops also […]

Our region is celebrating National Bike Month in May in style

May is National Bike Month. Started in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling, and our region is celebrating in style—from Lake Tahoe, to Nevada City and Grass Valley, to Lincoln. Examples include: MAY 8-9 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA IN LAKE TAHOE The first ever Amgen Tour of […]

Mini-First Friday Art Walk returns to Nevada City on December 6

“We are having a special ENCORE First Friday Art Walk, Friday, December 6, 6-9 p.m. specifically to film a local Kickstarter campaign for Three Forks as well as a music video for the Earles of Newtown, while capturing the spirit of Nevada City doing what we do best: celebrating in the streets!” Three Forks Bakery […]

A splendid Nevada County Arts calendar this fall

Nevada County CA is a creative pulse. Here are some examples of fall-holiday events. For a complete list visit FALL COLORS OPEN STUDIOS ART TOUR Oct. 5-6 and 12-13 Visit 74 local artists in 34 studios and see where art is made, displayed and enjoyed in western Nevada County. View and purchase original work […]

Foothill Flavor: farmers markets, festivals and art & wine walks

Here’s our magazine’s summer guide to what’s happening this summer: FOOD Nevada City Farmers Market Saturday mornings until Nov. 23. Nevada County Certified Grower’s Market Saturday mornings until Nov. 23 at historic North Star House in Grass Valley. Foothill Farmers Market offers markets throughout the region. Tuesday: Roseville Truckee (Truckee River Regional […]