Nevada City Events
Events in December 2013
There’s no better place to get into the holiday spirit! It’s a bit chilly now and it could rain or snow. Town is dressed in its festive finery – lights and greenery make this the perfect picture of an old fashioned Christmas. Ho, Ho, Ho and Merry Christmas from the Broad Street Inn!
Victorian Christmas ~ Wednesdays, December 4, 11, & 18 from 5:00 – 9:00pm, Sundays, December 15 & 22 from 1:30 – 6:00pm. The enticing aromas of roasted chestnuts and hearty holiday foods fill the air, along with cries of street vendors hawking their wares and lamp-lit streets filled to overflowing with authentic Christmas treasures. It’s the 35th one & only Victorian Christmas-full of new shows, sights, sounds and attractions.
December 11 & 12 ~ Clara and the Nutcracker ~ doors open at 6:30pm, show is at 7:00pm. The Miners Foundry and Holt Ballet Conservatory will Present “Clara and The Nutcracker” on December 11 & 12, 2013. The performance is an adaptation of the traditional Christmas ballet “The Nutcracker Suite”. The cast runs the gamut, from youngsters making their stage debut as dancers to advanced accomplished dancers performing en pointe, and all levels in between. The evening will feature a no host bar. http://minersfoundry.org/clara-nutcracker/
December 15 – 10:00am – 6:00pm ~ The Miners Foundry will present the Nevada City Craft Fair on Sunday, December 15, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. The Fair will feature unique and local handmade artisans and vintage goods. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Admission is $3.00, children under 12 are free. For more information: http://minersfoundry.org/nevada-city-winter-craft-fair/
November 8 – December 21 ~ Off Broadstreet Presents, Frankie Tonini’s Holiday Variety Show. Tony Lauria (Legends To Go) returns to OBS as “Frankie Tonini,” a starry-eyed singing magician trying to promote laughter with his variety show in spite of the ineptitude of his two hired assistants (Kris Stepanian and Lyra Dominguez). When two bumbling guardian angels try to help (Jan Kopp and Nancy Keith), the situations becomes all the crazier. Showtimes are 7:15 on Friday and Saturday and 2:00pm on Sunday.
December 31 – Swinging Blues New Year’s Eve Dance Party ~ doors open at 8:30, music at 9:00pm. Ring in 2014 with Jamal Walker Band and Shay Dillon! Tickets are $25.00 General Admission and $35.00 Limited Reserve. Limited Reserve tickets include table seating and a complimentary glass of champagne. For more information: http://minersfoundry.org/swinging-blues-new-years-eve-dance-party/