Thank you, Sierra FoodWineArt for the nice article in the magazine regarding the music festivals at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. First up? Strawberry Music Festival in May. Story by Sierra FoodWineArt magazine (SierraCulture.com).
2016 Music Festivals at the Fairgrounds
We’ve got world-class music festivals and entertainment at the Nevada County Fairgrounds! Check out the schedule below:
- Strawberry Music Festival: May 26 – 29, 2016
- Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival: June 16 – 19, 2016
- Music in the Mountains SummerFest: June 21 – July 3, 2016
- California WorldFest: July 14 – 17, 2016
- KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace: Sept. 30 – October 2, 2016
All wonderful! All unique!
Check out Grass Valley, Music in the Mountains, and the Nevada County Fairgrounds mentioned in the Sacramento Press article about the Best Small-Town-Esque 4th of July Celebrations.
June 28, 2015
Looking for something to do on the July 4th weekend? Check out these fun events happening right in our own backyard!
Music in the Mountains Happening on July 3, Music in the Mountains will end their popular SummerFest Concert Series with an outdoor concert, Happy Birthday USA! It’s music beneath the tall pine trees. Simply beautiful! Visit www.musicinthemountains.org for tickets and additional information.
Fourth of July Celebration Parade: This year’s parade takes place in historic downtown Grass Valley. The parade begins at 11 am, and will include approximately 75 entries. The festive parade travels down Main and Mill streets in Grass Valley. This year’s Grand Marshals will be Sandy Woods (former CEO of the Nevada County Fairgrounds) and John Hart (photographer of The Union Newspaper).
Fireworks: Following the parade, there will be a celebration under the pines at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Live music, entertainment, food and refreshments are offered. Fairgrounds gates open at 3 pm, entertainment begins at 4 pm, and the fireworks spectacular blasts off at 9:30 pm. The Nevada County Fourth of July celebration is co-sponsored by Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, the Grass Valley Downtown Association, and the Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce. Admission rates: Adults $10/advance or $15/gate; children 12 and under are free; and military are free with ID. Tickets are available at Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, at the Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce, and the GV Downtown Association. For more information, visit here.
What a fun few days!
Music in the Mountains SummerFest at the Nevada County Fairgrounds begins this week. There’s The Glory of Russian Ballet, An Evening with Randy Newman, Cirque de la Symphonie – just to name a few. SummerFest culminates on July 3, with “Happy Birthday, USA.” What fun! For tickets and information, visit Music in the Mountains website.
Have you seen line up for SummerFest, June 24 – July 5? Great job, @musicinthemountains! Tickets are on sale at MusicintheMountains.org.
Don’t miss Music in the Mountains Holiday concerts happening this weekend at the Nevada County Fairgrounds! Join them for a turbo-boost performance of symphonic rock arranged by Mannheim Steamroller and Trans-Siberian Orchestra, along with your favorite carols. Part of their awesome concert lineup includes a FREE holiday concert to the kids in our community. They are also partnering with the Nevada County Food And Toy Run this year to make spirits bright for all. See you out here!
Here’s the 2015 schedule of music festivals at the Nevada County Fairgrounds! These world-class music festivals will make for an exciting and entertaining year! So very excited to have them at the Nevada County Fairgrounds! Mark your calendars.
For details visit:
- Strawberry Music Festival: May 21 – 24, 2015
- Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival: June 18 – 21, 2015
- Music in the Mountains SummerFest: June 24 – July 5, 2015
- California WorldFest: July 16 – 19, 2015
- KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace: October 2 – 4, 2015
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out the Sierra BrewFest, sponsored by Music in the Mountains, on Saturday, August 23, from 3 – 6:30 pm at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. With unlimited microbrew tasting opportunities, it’s an epic afternoon of sun, suds and fun! For more information, visit Music in the Mountains website.