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Celtic Festival

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 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

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

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 or call (530) 470-8955.

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The Union Updated Sep 29, 2012 07:59AM Published Oct 11, 2012 04:31PM Copyright 2012 The Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.