“Beyond Karaoke” musical is at Off Broadstreet Theater in Nevada City. Performances 8:15 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 9, and 2 p.m. Sept. 26. Chris Crockett performs music at 7:15 p.m. Admission $18 Sundays, $20 Fridays, and $22 Saturdays. Limited seating, advance reservations recommended. 265-8686.
8th annual Sierra Shakespeare Festival is at the Fred Forsman Amphitheatre at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. This year’s bill is “Much Ado About Nothing,” and “As You Like It.” “Much Ado About Nothing,” performances today, Sunday, Sept. 16, and 18. “As You Like It” performances are Saturday, Sept. 17, and 19. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and at 4:30 Sundays. $19 Thursdays and Sundays, $23 Fridays and Saturdays. 265-8587.
Empire Mine State Historic Park public tours at 1 p.m., mine yard tours at noon and 2 p.m. Park admission $3 for 17 and older, $1 for children 6- to 16-years-old; children free. Tours $1.50 per adults. Hours 10 a.m. -5 p.m. 273-8522.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tour at 10 a.m. at 431 Uren St. in Nevada City. Free. 265-8778.
Anni McCann is at 7:30 p.m. at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City. No cover.
Billy Bensing plays acoustic rock and folk from 8-11 p.m. at the Stonehouse at 107 Sacramento St. in Nevada City. No cover. 265-5050.
Dave Harpe is from 6-9 p.m. at Madonna’s Kitchen, 42 N. Main St. in Colfax. No cover. 346-8213.
DJ Jamal Walker spins discs at 9 p.m. at Athens Kuzina Restaurant and Sports Bar, 10100 Alta Sierra Dr. No cover. 273-5553.
Itsawhale jam band performs at 9:30 p.m. at Cooper’s in Nevada City. $5 cover. 265-0116.
Jim Bratt is from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the 5 Mile House on Highway 20 outside Nevada City. No cover. 470-8849.
Jimmi Accardi plays rock & roll at 9 p.m. at the National Hotel in Nevada City. 265-4551.
John Erlandson is at 8 p.m. at the Wall Street Cafe, 114 W. Main St. in Grass Valley. No cover. 274-2411.
Karaoke hosted by Jake is from 9:30 p.m-1:30 a.m. at the Holiday Cabaret, 1255 E. Main in Grass Valley. No cover. 272-6466.
Karaoke hosted by Cindy Kolari is from 8 p.m.-1 a.m. at Stinky Mulligan Sports Bar & Grill, 10934 Combie Road. 265-4792.
Peter Wilson is at 7:30 p.m. at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley. No cover. 273-1353.
5Rhythms Classes are from 5:15-7:15 p.m. at the South Yuba Club in Nevada City. These build an internal vocabulary, based on the energetic maps of Gabrielle Roth. These meditations tap into the inner wisdom of the body. $8-members, $12-non members. 265-9119.
International folk dancing is at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Nevada City. Doors 7:45 p.m., dance lessons 8-9 p.m. dancing until 10:30 p.m. Visitors and beginners welcome. Nominal donation. 272-2149.
The Pleasant Valley Pheasant Pluckers improv troupe at 8 p.m. at the Winter Stage Theater, 554 Searls Ave. in Nevada City. $5. 470-0700.
49er Rotary Duck Race is from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Deer Creek, Broad and Boulder streets in Nevada City. 272-DUCK.
Paul Kamm and Eleanore MacDonald with the Little Band plays at 8 p.m. at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley. Tickets $15. 274-8384.
Rebel Ridge Day is from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at 14620 Old Marysville Road in Camptonville. Music noon-5 p.m. by the Paris Clayton Blues Band.
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery barrel tasting in 50′ cave, wine tasting in the tasting room and picnic on the patio from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Free. 268-9225.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tour at noon at 431 Uren St. in Nevada City. Visit an authentic replica of a 19th century gentleman’s stable. Free. 265-8778.
Flowmotion from Seattle plays at 9:30 p.m. at Cooper’s saloon in Nevada City. $5-cover. 265-0116.
Jimmy Townsend is from 6-10 p.m. at the Country Rose Cafe, 300 Commercial St. in Nevada City. No cover. 265-6248.
Lorraine Gervais and Greg Gavin are at 7:30 p.m. at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City. No cover.
Ludi Hinrichs plays from 1-4 p.m. during an artist reception at Gallery II in Nevada City. No cover. 470-9222.
Fifth annual Roamin Angels Car Show from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Mad Dash plays from 7-11 p.m. $4 admission. 432-8449.
Tony Lauria is from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the 5 Mile House, Highway 20 in Nevada City. No cover. 470-8849.
“You Can Paint” art class with The Magic Palette is from 1-3 p.m. at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley. Beginners welcome. 477-7843 or 274-0388.
Ballroom Dancing from 7-10 p.m., Golden Empire Grange, La Barr Meadows Road, Grass Valley. Live music. All ages welcome. Singles or couples. $6. 272-4190.
Cycle of Seasons for children 3- to 5-years-old from 10:45-11:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, $8.50. 274-2682.
Double Oak Vineyards & Winery tours followed by tasting of the estate grown and produced wines from noon to 5 p.m. at Double Oak Vineyards & Winery, 14510 Blind Shady Road, San Juan Ridge. Free. 292-3235.
Family Music For Babies Class for newborns to 16 months from 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley. $8. 274-2682.
Family Music for Toddlers for 16-months-old to 3-years-old 9:45-10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley. $8.50 class. 274-2682.
Haunted Nevada City a walking tour exploring the stories behind the many colorful ghosts said reside in Nevada City is at 8 p.m. on Saturday nights. The tour departs from the corner of Broad and Nevada streets in front of Cornerstone Realty. $10 adults, $5 students 16-and-under. 265-6877.
Nevada City Winery Tour complimentary wine tasting daily. Tours at 11:30 a.m. Saturday. 321 Spring St. Free. 265-9463.
Second Saturday Swing for all ages at St. Joseph’s Hall in Grass Valley. Beginning dance lessons 7-8 p.m., DJ dancing 8-11 p.m. $10 lessons and dance, $6 dance only. 478-0887.
Sky Watch at 8:30 p.m. at Old Nevada City Airport.
South Yuba River State Park at Bridgeport is open daily from sunrise to sunset with the park gate opening at 10 a.m. Gold panning at 1 p.m. or learn the local and bridge history from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Visitors Center, which offers exhibits and historic displays is open daily from noon to 4 p.m. 432-2546.
Vintage clothing sale from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, 314 W. Main St. in Grass Valley. 274-1458.
“Beyond Karaoke” see 10.september listing
8th annual Sierra Shakespeare Festival see 10.september listing
Empire Mine State Historic Park see 10.september listing
The Pleasant Valley Pheasant Pluckers see 10.september listing
Peter Wilson see 10.september listing
Billy Bensing see 10.september listing
Jimmi Accardi see 10.september listing
Karaoke hosted by Jake. see 10.september listing
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