Lacy J Dalton

Lacy J. Dalton happening at the Foothills Event Center
It’s Happening at the Foothills Event Center welcomes Country Music Legend Lacy J Dalton as she performs music from throughout her career as well as Christmas favorites.

Painted Mandolin

Painted Mandolin
Come see Painted Mandolin for a high energy acoustic journey through Jerry Garcia’s collection of music!


First Annual Crab Feed

Join us at The Foothills Event Center for the First Annual Crab Feed Featuring live music from Runnin’ 4 Cover.


5 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

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


Events of Unparalleled Elegance Providing the Experience You Deserve

The Foothills Event Center offers elegant gathering spaces, along with a wide array of specialized services and onsite rentals to create a memorable event for your guests. Our experienced staff is eager to work closely with you to ensure your vision is brought to life for the perfect celebration, right down to the fine details. Learn more about how our venue and event planning services can work within your group size and budget by requesting more information here or by calling 530-271-1000.


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.

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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

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!

California Nevada County events venue

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.