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The Gin Game

October 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Sierra Stages and the Miners Foundry will present The Gin Game on Wednesday, October 16.  Written by D.L. Coburn and directed by Sara Noah, The Gin Game is the next installment of Theater By the Book, a series of informal play readings for the community. Meet Weller and Fonsia, two strangers who are about to enter into a seemingly harmless game of gin rummy. But when Fonsia goes on an instant winning streak, tensions build within their new friendship and…

Open Call | Winter Craft Fair

October 19

Nevada City Winter Craft Fair OPEN CALL for vendors:  Now through October! This year's fair will be held on Sunday at Miners Foundry December, 15th 2019 from 10am - 5pm. Click here to view information about the 2018 Nevada City Winter Craft Fair which hosted over 1,000 patrons! Now taking applications for vendors of: Designer Clothing Handbags Jewelry Housewares Knit Items Paper Goods Vintage Patterns Children Items Ceramics Bath Products Furniture Art / Prints Sewn Accessories Vendors will need PayPal…

Open Studios 2019

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 13, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 19, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

Join Al Martinez, Vilina Hutter, Juliette Morris Williams and Erin Adamski for the 2019 Open Studios Tour!  The gallery will be full of demonstrations, art, food, drinks and music!  October 12-13, and 19-20 10:00AM to 5:00PM, FREE! 

The Small Glories

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 6:00 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm https://youtu.be/t2O3Yxq06EI ABOUT Roots powerhouse duo The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnership planted on the Canadian Prairies. With a stage banter striking a unique balance between slapstick and sermon, these veteran singer-songwriters have a way of making time disappear, rooms shrink, and audiences feel as they are right there on the stage…

Fright Night

October 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 7:00 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm Fright Night, Nevada City’s Halloween weekend tradition, returns to the Miners Foundry on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 8:00pm. Doors will open at 7:00 for ordering food and drink, taking commemorative photos, and perusing the creepy decor! This event is appropriate for ages 16 and up. More details about features of this year's Fright Night…

The Polish Ambassador

October 31 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 7:00 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm https://youtu.be/1V4SuHzPGjw The Miners Foundry will present The Polish Ambassador on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 8:00pm.  The Polish Ambassador played to a sold out crowd last Halloween at the Foundry and is delighted to return! This is not a Halloween-themed show, and costumes are optional, as always. About The Polish Ambassador (real name David Sugalski) is raising…

Foundry Dance Party!

November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on December 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 30, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on May 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm

  BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00   Join us each month for a dance party at the Miners Foundry! We will be spinning hits from all the best decades of rock, pop, funk, soul, roots, and beats on the best dance floor in Nevada City. The music starts at 7:00 pm and we will be serving our full food and drink menu for your enjoyment. All ages are welcome, but must have a 21+…

Guardians of Guitar

November 9 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 7:00 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm   https://youtu.be/z1GHf_z0vMo   ABOUT Jennifer Batten, Gretchen Menn, and Nili Brosh to Celebrate Evolved Guitar with Individual Performances and a Thrilling Show Closer as a Powerhouse Trio! Three of the most exciting guitarists producing music today are presenting an exhilarating trio show that celebrates their individual and collective impacts on the art of guitar. Jennifer…

Sugarhill Gang / F5

November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:30 pm   https://youtu.be/mcCK99wHrk0 Miners Foundry Cultural Center is excited to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight" by presenting the Sugarhill Gang with Furious 5's Grandmaster Mele Mel and Scorpio in a historic Supergroup tour on Thursday, November 14. The concert will begin at 7:30 pm with doors at 6:30 for food and drink.…

The Foundry Sings!

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iH_OxB7RmBU] About The rafters of the 160 year old Stone Hall at the Miners Foundry Cultural Center will ring on Wednesday, November 20, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.!  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the singing begins at 6:00 p.m.  Rod Baggett, choral conductor at Nevada Union High School and Seven Hills Middle School, along with multi-instrumentalist and singer Jonathan Meredith, will lead voices unified in song.  This unique countywide experience aims to gather people of all…

Achilles Wheel

November 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00 | Doors open at 7:00pm and the show starts at 8:00 https://youtu.be/wRRyLTdb4mE?t=10 About Achilles Wheel will be performing on the Miners Foundry stage on Friday, November 29 at 8:00pm as part of a Live Recording Series for their next album! Achilles Wheel blurs the lines between genres with a mix of infectious high energy dance beats and stark lyrical ballads. Roots Rock storytelling combined with dance hall psychedelia.…

Beta Series: Hannah Jane Kile

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00 | Doors are at 6:00 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm https://youtu.be/F6WKHwbY1WU Miners Foundry is pleased to present our next Beta Series: Hannah Jane Kile with Karen Woerner and Deidra Hall on Sunday, December 1 at 7:00pm. Join these lovely lady singer/songwriters for a cozy evening at the Foundry with the sounds of solo acoustic guitar and melodic vocals. "Beta Series," an exploratory programming venture which utilizes our…

Martinis & Mistletoe

December 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 7:00 pm and music begins at 8:00 pm About The Miners Foundry is pleased to present the 3rd Annual Martinis & Mistletoe concert on Saturday, December 7 at 8:00pm.  Martinis & Mistletoe is an intimate, vintage-style evening in the beautiful Stone Hall featuring cabaret jazz and holiday pops performed by the Swingtime Jazz Combo with Tamara Fouyer.  The evening will include a no host full bar…

New Year’s Eve Bash

December 31, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - January 1, 2020 @ 1:00 am

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00  |  Doors are at 8:00 pm and the show begins at 9:00 pm About The Miners Foundry and Paul Emery Music are pleased to present Love Train with special guest Elevation (feat. J Silk) on Tuesday, December 31, 9:00pm, at our annual New Year's Eve Bash. Love Train is a 6-piece dance band that taps into the same gold vein of 60's soul and R&B as the Blues Bros and…

Pat Travers Band

January 9, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00 | Doors open at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:30 https://youtu.be/U4XbV3gCm2Y Miners Foundry is pleased to present Pat Travers Band on Thursday, January 9 2020 at 7:30pm. About Canadian born Pat Travers may be best known for his hits “Boom Boom (Out Go The Lights),” Snortin’ Whiskey” and “I La La La Love You” from the “Valley Girls” film soundtrack. But it’s his live show and superior…

Loudon Wainwright III

January 31, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00 https://youtu.be/1V0PEMCiRYA Miners Foundry Cultural Center is pleased to present Loudon Wainwright III on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 8:00pm. Doors will open at 7:00pm for seating and food/drink. About Loudon Wainwright III’s long and illustrious career is highlighted by more than two dozen album releases, Movie and TV credits, and now his new autobiography, Liner Notes(2017 Penguin/Random House). In 2010 Grammy for Best Traditional Folk Album for High Wide &…

Mardi Gras w/ The Revelers

February 15, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00a – 4:00p  Doors open at 7:00pm and the show starts at 8:00 https://youtu.be/kRJOhwYHk-w Miners Foundry Cultural Center is thrilled to present Grammy nominated-Louisiana band The Revelers at 8:00pm on Saturday, February 15, 2020. Join in on Nevada City's Mardi Gras weekend celebrations, wear your masquerade attire and get ready to dance New Orleans-style to The Revelers! About Founding members of the Red Stick Ramblers and The Pine Leaf Boys, two…

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