Best Bets: Aug. 27, 2010 |

Best Bets: Aug. 27, 2010

The Argentinean band returns to Center for the Arts to present a dance concert featuring their unique blend of Latin rhythm and Spanish guitar, a Cuban tres, Peruvian cajon and vocals. $25 at the door. 8 p.m. today, 314 W. Main St., Grass Valley. (530) 274-8384 ext. 14 or http://www.TheCenterFor

The runway trash show presents 16 designers and their latest showing of recycled fashions. This year’s theme, “Fashion Satire From the Gyre,” examines the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans. $20. 8 p.m. today and Saturday, Nevada Theatre, 401 Broad St., Nevada City.

Performers include the Moore Brothers, the Shreds, Devil’s Train, Doug Rice, Of Wheel and Water, Seamsplit, Dear Indugu, the Shaking Hands and more. Donation of up to $20 accepted to help Rodrigue pay his CalArts tuition. 7 to 10 p.m. today, the Summit Space (Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters), 671 Maltman Drive, Grass Valley. (530) 478-7789.

A book release and art show for R.L. Crabb’s “Once Upon a Village,” a collection of cartoons from The Union. 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, California Organics in the Organic Grill, 135 Argall Way, Nevada City.

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