Starry, Starry Night at Empire Mine State Park

NEVADA COUNTY HOSTS ELEGANT affairs at historic sites: the Julia Morgan-designed North Star House, the stone-walled Miners Foundry Cultural Center and the lush grounds of Empire Mine State Park. Few, if any, are more splendid than Starry, Starry Nights, now in its 22nd year and the highlight of the summer event season. The summer soirée, […]

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation presents “A Night in Havana” on November 2

IN THE ‘50S, HAVANA was the city of rum and rumba. On Saturday, November 2, “A Night in Havana” is coming to the Miners Foundry in Nevada City, a fundraiser for the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation. Guests will be transported back in time to the rum and rumba era. The evening includes a special […]

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital presents “A Night in Havana” on November 2

The Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation presents “A Night in Havana” on Saturday, November 2, at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center in Nevada City. “Come back to a time when Havana was the city of rum and rumba!” is the theme for the benefit. The festivities begin at 6 p.m. and highlights include: •Drawing for […]

Starry, Starry Nights: Dancing under the stars

PICTURE A STARRY SUMMER EVENING, twinkling lights in the trees, guests dressed in white, dining and dancing on the lush grounds of the historic Empire Mine State Park in Grass Valley. Every year 300 guests attend Starry, Starry Nights, a highlight of the summer event season in Nevada County. Starry, Starry Nights celebrates its 20th […]

“All the Raj” brings India to Grass Valley

THE MAJESTIC CULTURE OF INDIA IN the 1920s, the heyday of the British Raj, is coming to the foothills in a brand new, one-of-a-kind event this fall. All the Raj, a fundraiser for the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation, will immerse you in that exotic era. It will include a spectacular feast, dancing to live […]

Starry, Starry Nights on July 16

IMAGINE BEING SWEPT BACK IN time to an elegant evening soiree, akin to the Gatsby era. Guests are decked out in white attire, and dine and dance under the stars on lush grounds. Welcome to Starry, Starry Nights, a popular summer event in the foothills for 19 years. More than 300 guests will mix and […]