Arts & Entertainment

‘James and the Giant Peach on tage four weekends in Nevada City

Staff report Stages will present the musical “Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach” featuring words and music by the Tony and Academy award-winning songw ...

Sharks at the State

APPAC presents the fifth film in the Spielberg Retrospective, the American classic three-time Oscar-winner “Jaws.” The Spielberg Retrospective pays homage to director S ...

Post-WWII film shown at library

Silver Screen Classic Movie Series continues on July 7, with “Home of the Brave,” from 1949. Why can’t Private Moss walk? What happened on that deadly jungle miss ...

James and the Giant Peach

This summer, Sierra Stages will present the musical “Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach” featuring words and music by the Tony and Academy award-winning songw ...

Celebrate the 4th in Dutch Flat

Kick off the 4th of July with a healthy dose of fun by running the third annual 4th of July 5K. The hilly course is a perfect warm-up to the day in Dutch Flat. The race begins a ...

Colfax 3rd of July set to dazzle community

One of Colfax’s most beloved and celebrated events is returning in just a few days. The Colfax 3rd of July Independence Day Celebration is a family-friendly event from noon ...

It’s love renewed at Placer County Fair

When it comes to the facility that was formerly known as the Placer County Fairgrounds, a common phrase lately heard throughout the region is “what’s old is new agai ...

Party in the Park

Hundreds gathered in the June sun and shade Friday to kick off summer.   In the grass at Regional Park, residents of Auburn and surrounding areas put down blankets ...

Red Molly performs at State Theatre

Americana powerhouse vocal trio Red Molly is known for their harmonies, musicianship, and engaging stage presence. Laurie MacAllister (bass), Abbie Gardner (Dobro), and Molly Vente ...

Music in the mountains: Summerfest

For more than thirty-seven years, Music in the Mountains SummerFest has been Northern California’s premier summer concert series, featuring exciting outdoor performances and ...

Ain’t Necessarily Dead music fest returns

Calling all Dead heads: It’s almost time for Auburn’s Ain’t Necessarily Dead Music Fest. The outdoor music festival will have bands performing tunes in the style ...

Where to celebrate Independence Day

Nevada County   This year’s Nevada County Fourth of July parade will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 4 in Downtown Nevada City. Parade-goers are advised to brin ...

Schools out for summer!

School is out for summer and kids are ready to enjoy their time off with their friends, family or on their own, there are many options to choose from. Aside from summer camp, here ...

Heritage Trail Museums Tour offers summer of free museums in Placer County

Museums throughout Placer County will offer free admission on select Saturdays all summer as the Heritage Trail Museums Tour returns for its 11th year. A total of 22 museums will ...