Events of Unparalleled Elegance

Providing the Experience You Deserve

The Foothills Event Center is an upscale venue located in Nevada County’s beautiful foothills of Northern California. We offer you the finest in celebrations and sophisticated events. We make it possible for you to impress your guests with a magical and elegant experience. Our stylish indoor ballroom features an open space that accommodates up to 450 guests. In addition, our venue provides a covered outdoor patio, conference room, and prep kitchen. Our experienced staff is here to assist you in all aspects of creating the event of your dreams!

I recently had my wedding reception at the Foothills Event Center and would definitely recommend it! Abby was so great to work with and the venue was beautiful. A great spot for Grass Valley events!

Jamie J.

6 Reasons to Book Your Event at the Foothills Event Center:

Welcome Your Guests in an Elegant & Versatile Event Space with High Capacity

Celebrate in Our Open Ballroom, Ideal for Weddings & Large Gatherings

Our Venue Includes Free, Ample Parking & Easy Freeway Access

Enjoy the Historic Bar & Movable Stage with Surround Sound System

Take Advantage of a Green Room & Spacious Prep Kitchen

Kick Back in Our V.I.P Lounges & Outdoor Seating Area

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Where We Are

400 Idaho Maryland Rd. Grass Valley, CA 95945

Call Us Today

Tel: 1-530-271-1000 Fax: 1-530-271-1757

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Your Celebration Is Our Pleasure!

The Foothills Event Center is a elegant addition to Nevada County’s natural and cultural attractions and our rich gold and mining history. For generations, families have been returning to the foothill communities of Nevada City and Grass Valley, to share and relive the serenity, beautiful skies, and mountain fresh air. Explore our site and call for a tour today: 530-271-1000. We look forward to hosting you!

Whether your event is an intimate evening, a business luncheon, or a wedding reception with live music, the Foothills Event Center can easily accommodate your needs. With plenty of on-site parking for 140 cars along with bus parking, blazing fast fiber optic internet, and an open floor plan that accommodates any size group, we are excited to share the Foothills Event Center with you. Discover the charm and historic elegance found in the Sierra Nevada Foothills, a short drive from both Sacramento and Lake Tahoe.

Book Your Private Painting & Wine Party With Us!

cpwu-divi1 Private painting & wine parties are perfect for showers, bachelorette parties, birthday celebrations and family reunions. We also offer weekly public painting & wine classes. Join us and enjoy a special night of entertainment and a creative outlet!