“The Nerd” by Larry Shue, a screwball comedy about the world’s worst houseguest, will be performed by The Foothill Theatre Company at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. Performances are 8 p.m. today, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $23 today and $19 Sunday.
14th annual Antique Show & Sale at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center in Nevada City. Saturday hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sixth annual Gold Harvest Wine Trail Tour from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. includes Burch Hall Winery, Double Oak Vineyards & Winery, Indian Springs Vineyards, Iron Mountain Vineyards, Nevada City Winery, Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery, Sierra Starr Vineyard and Winery, and Smith Vineyards and Winery. $30 in advance, $35 on weekend, $10 designated driver. 800-203-WINE or 477-8282.
“Strut Your Mutt” benefit for AnimalSave begins at 10:30 a.m. and features contests and prizes, agility demonstrations, dog product vendors and a dog walk at Pioneer Park off Nimrod Street in Nevada City. Minimum donation of $5 requested. 265-0251 or 271-7071.
Haute Trash’s “A Tribute To Trash: The Fall 2004 Collection” is at the Center for the Arts, 314 W. Main St. in Grass Valley, 8 p.m. Tickets $15 advance, $20 at the door. Advance tickets at Mother Truckers, BriarPatch, Yabobo and Love Shack Records. 274-8384.
Empire Mine State Historic Park Bourn Cottage tours every 15 minutes from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and 2 to 3 p.m., mine yard tours noon, 2 p.m. Park admission $3 for anyone 17 and older, $1 for anyone 6 to 16; free for children. $1.50 per tour for adults. Park hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 273-8522.
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery barrel tasting, wine tasting and picnic from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays near Lake of the Pines. Free. 268-9225.
Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tour at 431 Uren St. in Nevada City, noon today. Free. 265-8778.
Blue Turtle Seduction from South Lake Tahoe is at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0385.
CoolHeat plays at Luchessi Winery, 13170 Westhome Road in Grass Valley, 11 a.m. 273-1787.
Danny Buttacavoli and Nite Train play pop, rock, and bossa nova songs at Bellavista (formerly Kirby’s Creekside) in Nevada City, 8-11:30 p.m. No cover. 265-3445.
Ivan Najera plays smooth Latin jazz and flamenco music at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 7:30 p.m. No cover.
Jim Bratt is at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 7:30 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.
Jimmi Accardi plays rock ‘n’ roll at the National Hotel in Nevada City, 9 p.m. 265-4551.
Jimmy Townsend is at the Country Rose Cafe, 300 Commercial St. in Nevada City, 6-10 p.m. No cover. 265-6248.
John Erlandson will present his “Freedom Concert” at the Wall Street Cafe, 114 W. Main St. in Grass Valley, 8 p.m. No cover. 274-2411.
Karaoke continues at the Holiday Cabaret, 1255 E. Main St. in Grass Valley, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. No cover. 272-6466.
Paul Kamm is at the 5 Mile House, Highway 20 in Nevada City, 6:30-10 p.m. No cover. 470-8849.
Ragged But Right Americana old-time string band is at the Stonehouse Restaurant in Nevada City, 8 p.m. No cover. 265-5050.
“You Can Paint” art class with The Magic Palette is at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley, 1-3 p.m. Beginners welcome. 477-7843 or 274-0388.
2004 Western Nevada County Open Studios Art Tour continues today and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The tour features media from painting and photography to woodworking, fiber, glass, clay and more by 70-plus artists. 274-8384 or on the Web, http://www.openstudiostour.org.
Ballroom Dancing 7-10 p.m., Golden Empire Grange, La Barr Meadows Road, Grass Valley. Live music. All ages, singles and couples welcome. $6. 272-4190.
Cycle of Seasons class for 3- to 5-year-olds at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 11:15 a.m.-noon. $8.50. 274-2682.
Double Oak Vineyards & Winery tours followed by wine tasting noon to 5 p.m. at 14510 Blind Shady Road, San Juan Ridge. Free. 292-3235.
Family Music For Babies Class for newborns to 16-month-olds at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 9:30-10 a.m. $8. 274-2682.
Family Music class for 16-months to 3-years-old at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley, 10:15-11 a.m. $8.50. 274-2682.
Haunted Nevada City a walking tour exploring the stories behind the many colorful ghosts residing in Nevada City. The tour departs from the corner of Broad and Nevada streets in front of Cornerstone Realty. $10 adults, $5 for anyone 16 and under. 265-6877.
Nevada City Winery Tour complimentary wine tasting daily at 321 Spring St. Tours every Saturday at 11:30 a.m. Free. 265-9463.
South Yuba River State Park at Bridgeport open daily from sunrise to sunset. Hiking trails, beaches, picnic areas, docent-led history tours, gold-panning demonstrations. The Visitor Center is open Thursdays through Sundays from noon-4 p.m. 432-2546.
Pag’s Giant Costume Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 12223 Rough and Ready Highway near Bitney Springs turn off.
“The Nerd” see sat 16.october listing
14th annual Antique Show & Sale see sat 16.october listing
Sixth annual Gold Harvest Wine Trail Tour see sat 16.october listing
Brian Ganz performs at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Grass Valley, 2 p.m. A preconcert forum is at 1:15 p.m. Tickets $14-adults, $12-seniors, $5 college students with I.D. and children 5-17 are free with adult supervision. 470-9454.
Empire Mine State Historic Park see sat 16.october listing
Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery see sat 16.october listing
Celtic Band Session takes at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 5:30 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.
Eddie Moore performs at Peterson’s Corner in Nevada City, 6-9 p.m. No cover. 26130 Highway 49. 292-3311.
Heather MacAdam performs at the 5 Mile House, Highway 20 in Nevada City, 6:30-10 p.m. No cover. 470-8849.
John Girton performs at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 6:30 p.m. No cover.
Objects in the Mirror performs during the Nevada County Wine Trail at Lucchesi Winery, 11 a.m. 273-1596.
Paul Ong performs contemporary jazz standards at Bellavista (formerly Kirby’s Creekside) in Nevada City, 7-10 p.m. No cover.
Rough and Ready Fruit Jar Pickers perform bluegrass from 10 a.m.-noon at the Rough and Ready Opry Palace, across from the Rough and Ready Market. Bring your own chair. Free. 432-1501.
2004 Western Nevada County Open Studio Art Tour see sat 16.october listing
Center for the Arts free open house celebration from 3 to 7 p.m. includes ongoing tours, entertainment, food and refreshments for all ages, 314 W. Main St. in Grass Valley. 274-8384.
South Yuba River State Park see sat 16.october listing
Sweat Your Prayers takes place at South Yuba in Nevada City, 10 a.m.-noon. $8 members, $12 nonmembers.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User