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October 11, 2012
KVMR’s 16th Annual Celtic Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. tomorrow at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Event includes live bands, parades, market place, art, living history, games, workshops, jam sessions and more. For more information, visit KVMR.org or call (530) 265-9073.
Alpaca Farm Days Festival
A fundraising event for Future Farmers of America, the Alpaca Farm Days Festival features a family-friendly day of learning about alpaca fiber, weaving, spinning, composting and more. Event is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sierra Rose Alpacas, 15895 Greenhorn Rd. in Grass Valley. For more information, visit http://sierrarosealpacas.com/events.
Youth Rock Showcase
Five local bands will perform tonight at The Center for the Arts, featuring Bunjee, winner of the county fair’s 18-and-under Battle of the Bands category, as well as Persist to Rise, Opposition, Wishing Stick and AntiSocial. Doors open at 6 p.m. at 314 W. Main St. in Grass Valley. For more information, visit TheCenterForTheArts.org.
Benefit concert for hungry
In honor of Hunger Awareness Month, Twin Cities Church is sponsoring a concert by the Golden State Quartet tonight to benefit the Interfaith Food Ministry. Concert is 7 to 9 p.m. at Twin Cities Church, 11726 Rough and Ready Highway in Grass Valley. For more information, visit http://www.twincitieschurch.com or call (530) 470-8955.
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