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MarchFourth Marching Band ~ Friday, August 8, 2014


What is MarchFourth?

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The Miners Foundry is pleased to present MarchFourth Marching Band on Friday, August 8, 2014.  With a rallying cry of “Joy Now!”, MarchFourth throws itself and the audience into a swirling volcano of high-energy music and spectacle.  MarchFourth brings an energy and style that takes the live concert experience to a new level of fun, turning unsuspecting concert-goers into fans for life and transforming ordinary events into joyous occasions.

 

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show begins at 9:00 p.m.  Tickets are $22.00 for Advance General Admission, $26.00 General Admission at the Door, and $32.00 for Limited Reserve.  Limited Reserve includes cabaret table seating.  Tickets are available online, by phone, or in person at the Miners Foundry, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.

General Admission

Limited Reserve

 

“Part New Orleans brass ensemble, part groove-heavy rock group, and part vaudevillian circus, this group unleashes such a technicolor experience that using the word ‘concert’ to describe their performance falls flat.”
~ 5820 Magazine

MarchFourth 2Aside from their one-of-a-kind upcycled vintage marching band uniforms, their 5-piece percussion corps, and the 7-part brass section, MarchFourth is far from a marching band in the traditional sense.  Their original music is anchored by funky electric bass and has been evolving into a rocking guitar and vocal driven journey, from the swamps of Louisiana to the gypsy camps of eastern Europe, to the African jungle by way of Brazil, echoing the deepest grooves of American funk, rock, and jazz.  MarchFourth’s influences are all over the map, but fans of Sgt Pepper, Duke Ellington, Gogol Bordello, Ozomatli, and Cirque Due Soleil would feel at home in the audience.

 

MarchFourth 3MarchFourth inspires dancing… when the audience can tear its eyes from the kaleidoscope of visual energy  (and maybe even a crowd-surfing stilter) pouring from the stage.  MarchFourth provides the opportunity to come together in joyous union with a band whose mission is to seize the moment, bring communities together, and leave everyone feeling as if the world is a better place.  Joy Now!

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Akim Aginksy

Akim Aginksy

 

The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization. 

To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

Nevada City Craft Fair ~ Sunday, June 8, 2014

CraftFair_SierraFAW_adThe Miners Foundry will present the Nevada City Craft Fair on Sunday, June 8, 2014, 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.  Tickets are available online, by phone, or in person at the Miners Foundry, in person at Briar Patch Co-Op, and at the door.

Tickets

The independent, juried craft fair showcases Northern California’s top Etsy vendors, artisans, do-it-yourself crafters, and features their unique, handmade, original and repurposed art, clothing, accessories, jewelry, and house wares. Many of these vendors show at the esteemed Renegade Craft Fairs across the country.

Attendees can also expect to find letterpress, paper and stationery items as well as children’s things, toys, ceramics, bath products, and more. Over 60 vendors, reaching as far as Reno, Chico, Sacramento and San Francisco, plus local businesses.

This year’s vendors include Marty May Press & Stitchery, Maldoon Designs of the Heart, The Cosmic Soaper, Rocks, Maps and Crafts, From Nature To Art, TartanHearts Jewelry, Lavendar Sky, Henna Trails, Whims and Wildflowers, Hands Full Designs, Lone Wolf Jewelry, Heather’s Crochet Nook, Black Sheep Design Studio and Marketplace, Why Girl Go Astray, GemMe Design, Carolyne’s Closet, Graphic Anthology, Petercat Jewelry, Hold Your Colour Clothing, Baba Heirlooms, Shop JUST, Louellas Homemade Toffee, Krista Tranquilla Studio, Handmade by Heather and Her Kind, Kiya’s Naturals, Cabrina Channing Silverworks, Poppy Hill Handmade, French Knot Designs, freckle face designs, Old Tree Essentials, SparrowsJewels, Pickle Pottery, Eko Kreations, Fatimas Jeweled Henna, Shorebreak Designs, Terre Busse Studio, Girl on a Bike Designs, Kelly Patton Art, and more.  

Eye of the Avocado will be offering seasonal & local organic savory & sweet options like baker & cakemaker baguette sandwiches, vegetarian grain salads, fun & sweet popsicles & more! Plus delicious coffee from Fable Coffee!

Interested in being a vendor at the next Nevada City Craft Fair?  Email the Producer for more info!  nccraftfair@gmail.com

 

Akim Aginksy

Akim Aginksy

The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization, pleased to support the Nevada County artisan community.

To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

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Martinis & Mistletoe

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 offering holiday cocktails and sweet treats available for purchase.

Tamara Fouyer is a longtime local resident who lives in Grass Valley with husband, Jason Fouyer, and their two young children.  As a child, she had the fortune to study classical voice and piano under Laura June Breen, who influenced her life and vocal style.  She inspired in Tamara a love of music from classical opera, Broadway to jazz.  She attended college in Spain, and loves to incorporate the Romance languages.  She gravitates toward touching and enduring melodies.  Tamara has performed with Cabernet Duo at various local venues and now with the Swingtime Jazz Combo.

Get Tickets!

Tickets are $30 for General Admission seating and $45 for Reserved seating.  General Admission tables seat up to four patrons, are first-come, first-served, and groups may be combined.  Reserved tables can accommodate up to ten patrons.  If you’d like to share a table with friends in the Reserved section, please call the Miners Foundry Box Office at (530) 265-5040.

Tickets are available online, by phone, or in person at the Miners Foundry Box Office, or in person at Briar Patch Co-Op.   Ticketing fees do not apply for purchases made through the Miners Foundry Box Office by phone or in person.

Food & Drink

There will be a full-service no-host bar available as well as our dinner menu available beginning at 7:00pm. Of course, we will be serving seasonal selections and specialty martinis!