The Foothills Event Center is Nevada County’s newest upscale venue located in the 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 large facility allows us to host your events even when your guest list exceeds hotel space or other accommodations. Whatever your vision and reason for celebrating or meeting, The Foothills Event Center is your answer!
The Foothills sits on a large, gold country hill and features an elegant indoor ballroom that can accommodate up to 623 guests, in addition to a spacious outdoor patio with wrought iron tables and chairs.
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 over 200 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.
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 forwarding to hosting you!
Shopping in the unique boutiques and dining in restaurants hailed by Zagat’s as a foodies paradise, are experiences Nevada County is known for worldwide. Enjoy the rich gold country featuring locally crafted artwork, one-of-a-kind jewelry and textiles along with award-winning wines, theater, music and unique culinary choices. You can even try your hand at historic gold panning! Activities range from enjoying the best nature has to offer along the Yuba River to mountain biking the same roads traveled in the Tour of California. Explore Nevada County while you celebrate at The Foothills, conveniently located just an hour from Sacramento and Lake Tahoe.