California WorldFest is coming to town July 13th-16th at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. The music festival includes 8 stages with over 40 musical acts from around the globe. This year The Center for the Arts produced event headliners include: Michael Franti & Spearhead, Seun Kuti, Tommy Emmanuel, Peter Yarrow, Nattali Rize, Femina, Dakhabrakha, Etana, Mariachi Flor De Toloache, Alash, Keith Secola, Los Hermanos Arango, Villalobos Brothers and more! Local performers at WorldFest 2017 include: Earles of Newtown, Simrit, Davia and Secret Agent 23 Skidoo. You can see the full line up of performers online here or check out the line-up. In addition to over 40 different musicians the event includes workshops, activities for kids, Global Indigenous Peoples Village crafts, dancing, market place and more. Click here for ticket information, make sure to check out the Thursday Nevada County locals 2 for 1 deal. Want to win a pair of one day tickets to WorldFest and one night of glamping at the Inn Town Campground? Come stay in one of our canvas tents (Thursday, July 13th) and check out the Thursday night line with Peter Yarrow, DakhaBrakha, Federspiel and Martha Redbone Roots Project. Locals, don’t forget there’s a 2 for 1 deal for Nevada County residents for the opening evening. Post a comment on the blog on why you want to go and I’ll announce the winner on Tuesday, July 11th. *Glamping Tent only valid for Thursday, July 13th, 2 people (click here to look inside). Thanks to Alan Sheckter for the photos. **Edited to say the winner is Emma Reagan, congrats!
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