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Cornish Christmas in Grass Valley
Celebrate the holidays with an old-fashioned Cornish Christmas in Grass Valley and Victorian Christmas in Nevada City. Musicians, merchants, food vendors and more take to the festive downtown streets of Grass Valley for Cornish Christmas on Friday nights November 23 through December 21, 2012. Finish off the turkey and join us the day after Thanksgiving as residents and visitors begin the Christmas season celebration! We'll be celebrating every Friday night in December before Christmas!
The 44 Annual Cornish Christmas Celebration
Mill and Main Streets ~ Downtown Grass Valley
Fridays 6 pm - 9 pm
Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Santa chuckling with the children, handcrafted gifts for purchase, Cornish Carolers, entertainers,and a variety of foods to choose from. There is no better place for the holidays than Christmas in the SIerras! Admission is your jolly holiday spirit!
Victorian Christmas in Nevada City
Victorian Christmas in Nevada City is celebrated on Wednesday nights, Dec. 7, 14 and 21, from 6-9 p.m., and on two Sunday afternoons, Dec. 11 and Dec. 18, from 1:30-6 p.m. During the event, Nevada City's landmark historic district is closed to motorized traffic and transformed back in time. Christmas melodies and costumed Victorian minstrels remind visitors of yester years!
Victorian Christmas 2012 in Nevada City
Historic District ~ Downtown Nevada City
Wednesdays 6 pm - 9 pm
Sundays 1:30 pm - 6 pm
Join the celebration in the streets, sampe the outdoor fare of friendly vendors offered by downtown restaurants and specialty shops. Victorian carolers, bagpipers, a living nativity scene, strolling minstrels, brass bands, hay wagon rides and visits with Santa Claus and much more to delight the soul!