Nevada City Events
Events in April 2014
Raining, snowing, a little bit of everything – that’s what April is all about!
April 1 – In Honor of Evan Strong - Nevada County became known as the heart of Gold Country due to the large quantities exported during the Gold Rush. But on April 1, Nevada City will honor one of its own for bringing the gold back home, as Paralympian gold medalist snowboarder Evan Strong will be celebrated with a hero’s WELCOME HOME event. The program will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Miners Foundry.
April 4 ~ First Friday Art Walk Throughout Downtown Nevada City. A celebration of Nevada City’s diverse mix of galleries, boutiques and wonderfully creative community! Every first Friday of every month downtown businesses will stay open until 9pm and will be hosting artist receptions, live musical performances, trunk shows and much more! There will also be a Youth Arts Showcase on York Street featuring artists ages 4-18.
April 6 ~Wildflower Walks at Buttermilk Bend. Guided Wildflower Walks are offered Saturdays and Sundays from March 8th through May 11 at the South Yuba River State Park, Bridgeport. Meet at 11:00 a.m. in the north parking lot. The walk lasts about 2 hours. For more information contact the SYRSP Visitor Center at (530) 432-2546 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Thursday through Sunday. Call any time for a 24-hour recorded information message.
April 6 ~ One Fine Day: The Nevada City Wedding Event of 2014. Presented by the Miners Foundry Cultural Center and Gold Dust Collective, SUNDAY, April 6, at the historic Foundry in downtown Nevada City, from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.00 and are available online, at the door, or at Briar Patch Co-Op.
April 12 & 13 ~ The 25th Annual Nevada City Psychic Fair. Presented by the Miners Foundry Cultural Center. The Nevada City Psychic Fair has been around for 25 years, truly a momentous occasion! Many special things are planned for this milestone event including African dancers, minstrels, musicians, a mega-metaphysical market, readers, healers, body workers, ancient crystal skulls, and much more. Plus great food and fun! The Fair will be open 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $5.00.
April 24 ~ Greg Brown. The Miners Foundry is pleased to present Greg Brown in concert, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29.00 for Advance General Admission, $32.00 for General Admission at the Door, and $40.00 for Limited Reserve. Tickets are available online, by phone or in person at the Miners Foundry, (530) 265-5040, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.