Celebrate the 4th in Nevada County!
The classic hometown parade begins at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4. More than 100 entries and several thousand spectators are expected. The festive parade begins at the top of Broad Street, and moves through the center of the downtown historic district. Parade-goers are advised to bring lawn chairs and arrive early to find a good vantage point.
Following the parade is a traditional family celebration under the pines at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Live music and entertainment, craft vendors, food and refreshments are offered. The fireworks spectacular blasts off at 9:30 p.m.
Fairgrounds gates open at 3 p.m. and entertainment begins at 4 p.m. Admission rates are $8 for adults, and children 12 and under are FREE. No alcohol, glass, pets, barbecues or personal fireworks may be brought onto the fairgrounds.
For information, call (800) 655-6569 or (800) 655-4667 or visit nevadacitychamber.com