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Local Culture

Eat, drink responsibly, and have a wonderful time. And while you are out and about, check out the local entertainment, unique places to shop and explore, and local happenings. 

While this is not a complete listing, it is a good place to start in your exploration.

Dining Options in Grass Valley area

From ethnic food and fine dining, Grass Valley has some of the best and most delicious food experiences.

Grass Valley

Entertaiment in the Grass Valley area

Movie theaters both new and retro.  Live stage plays and musical talent across many genres. 

Movie Theaters

Live Stage Theatre

Production & Music

Local Radio Stations & Information

Shop Grass Valley Downtown stores

Downtown Grass Valley with it’s one-of-a kind clothing, artisan, jewelry and other unique shops.

Downtown Shops

  • Art Works Gallery: 113 Mill Street
  • Bamboo Home Store: 130 Mill Street
  • Bike Stuff: 127B Neal Street
  • Booktown: 107 Bank Street
  • Christian Science Reading Room: 147 Mill Street
  • Clocktower Records: 130 W Main Street
  • Cosmic Shark Clothing: 129 Neal Street
  • Country Wood Furniture: 116 W Main Street
  • Crystal Empire Gems: 139 Mill Street
  • Element + Loft : 108 Mill Street
  • Empire Shoes: 112 Mill Street
  • Foggy Mountain Music : 104 W Main Street
  • Foothill Flowers: 102 W Main Street
  • Foothill Mercantile: 121 Mill Street
  • Gather & Mill: 129 Mill Street and 212 Main Street
  • Goodtimes: 146 Mill Street
  • Grass Valley Antique Emporium: 150 Mill Street
  • Grass Valley Games: 124 Mill Street
  • Heart and Home: 129 Mill Street
  • Heathered Yarn Company: 109 W. Main Street
  • HEX: 114 Neal Street
  • J. Breuer Clothing: 141 Mill Street
  • LaTeDa: 138 Mill Street
  • Comfort Zone La-Z-Boy: 153 Mill Street
  • Lola and Jack: 131 Mill Street
  • Lost & Found Vintage Shop:156 Mill Street
  • Make Local Habit: 112 W Main Street
  • Mill and Main: 201 W Main Street
  • Mill Street Sock Co: 104 Mill Street
  • Millenium Smoke Shop: 102 E Main Street
  • Mint: 144 Mill Street
  • Moms & Minis: 201 W. Main Street
  • Native Wren: 125 Mill Street
  • Packard Discount Flooring: 110 S Auburn Street
  • Pampered Earth Kids: 124 S Auburn Street
  • Ron’s Real Records: 233A Mill Street
  • Safeway: 105 Neal Street
  • Sierra Gold & Coin: 203 W Main Street
  • Stucki Jewelers and Phoenix Humidor: 148 Mill Street
  • Sunchild’s Parlour: 126 W. Main Street
  • Tess’ Kitchen Store: 115 Mill Street
  • The Book Seller: 107 Mill Street
  • The Drum Loft: 138 East Main Street
  • The Louvre Framing, Restoration and Gallery: 124 E Main Street
  • The Olive Groove: 126 Mill Street
  • The West Wind of Grass Valley: 101 S Church Street
  • Tribal Weaver: 105 Mill Street
  • Vintage on Mill: 117 Mill Street
  • Wild Birds Unlimited: 119 Neal Street
  • Wild Side Clothing, Shoes and Accessories: 160 Mill Street
  • Worn Wild Boy Apparel: 132 E. Main Street
  • Yuba Blue: 116 Mill Street

Shop listing is subject to change.

Local Wineries with renown recognition.

Dinstinctive wines and micro brews. Some establishments serve food and provide entertainment.

Wineries | Tasting Rooms


Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

Museums, libraries and other wonderful places to explore. Plus, bowling alleys, fun parks and parks.



  • Condon Park: 115 Bank St, Grass Valley, CA 95945  (530) 273-4100
  • Skate Park (at Condon Park): 660 Minnie St, Grass Valley


The Gold Rush to Ghosts, Grass Valley is steeped in a golden past. 

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