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Events in 2013

  • Downieville School's Holiday Show & Baked Goods Auction At The Yuba Theatre Saturday December 7, 2013 Downieville  School and the Sierra County Arts Council present:  Downieville School's Holiday Show & Baked Goods Auction at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Saturday Decemeber 7, 2013   5:oo PM After the festivities of Downieville's Holiday ...
  • Jaws At The Yuba Theatre August 2, 2013 Begin the Downieville Classic bike race weekend at the Yuba Theatre on Friday at 8:00 PM to watch the 1975 classic film Jaws, co-sponsored by Santa Cruz Bicycles and the Sierra County Arts Council. Directed by Steven Spielburg and starring Roy Scheider, ...
  • The Bourgeois Gypsies In Loyalton Park June 29, 2013 Saturday, June 29th at 7:30 PM The Bourgeois Gypsies will perform in an open-air concert at the new Sier...
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2013 at the Yuba Theatre - Detailed Program Here is the detailed program for the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2013 at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on April 5, 6 & 7, 2013. We are pleased to present trailers for all Banff films to be shown in Downieville on April 5, 6 & 7, 201...
  • Life of Pi At The Yuba Theatre August 16, 2013 Director: Ang Lee. Starring Suraj Sharma, Irrfam Khan, and Adil Hussain. A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fe...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre September 1, 2013 Coming on Sunday, September 1st at 7:30 PM - Gold Rush Days Weekend               Artists In Schools' Raffle Drawing!! Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Sunday, Sept 1, 2013 at 7:30 PM. ...
  • Home Grown Talent & Art Show at Sierraville School October 19, 2013 Come one, come all and share your talent on Sat., October 19th Doors open at 5:30 PM,  Talent Show begins at 7:00 PM Artists In Schools' Raffle Drawing!! Don't miss Home Grown Talent & Art Show, an open mic night and juried art show at the Sierrav...
  • Paint Your Wagon At The Yuba Theatre August 30, 2013 Director: Joshua Logan. Starring Lee Marvin, Clint Eastwood, and Jean Seberg. Two unlikely prospector partners share the same wife in a California gold rush mining town. Show time is Friday, August 30, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.00. ...
  • Moonrise Kingdom At The Yuba Theatre July 19, 2013 Director: Wes Anderson. Starring Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, and Bruce Willis. A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out and find them. Show time is Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Suggested dona...
  • Skyfall At The Yuba Theatre June 28, 2013 Director: Sam Mendes. Starring Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, and Naomie Harris. Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost...
  • Grease At Loyalton Middle School May 3 & 4, 2013 Loyalton High School Drama presents the musical Grease.  Performances on Friday, May 3rd, 2013 and Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the gymnasium of the old Loyalton Middle School on School Street in Loyalton. Book, music, and lyrics by Jim Jaco...
  • Brave At The Yuba Theatre June 14, 2013 Director: Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman, and Steve Purcell. Starring Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, and Emma Thompson. Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida mu...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre July 5, 2013                  Coming on Friday, July 5th at 7:30 PM Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Friday, July 5, 2013 at 7:30 PM. Come one, come all and share your talent. Please RSVP at 530...
  • Lincoln At The Yuba Theatre May 25, 2013 Director: Steven Spielberg. Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, and David Strathairn. As the Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on th...
  • Downieville School Talent Show At The Yuba Theatre Friday, March 22, 2013 Downieville  School and the Sierra County Arts Council present:  Downieville School Talent Show at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Friday, March 22, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Suggested $5.00 admission....
  • B Street Theatre at the Yuba Theatre and Loyalton Elementary School March 26, 2013 The Sierra County Arts Council is pleased to present to Downieville School and Loyalton Elementary School:  B Street Theatre School Tour, coming to the Yuba Theatre, 9:45 AM,  Tuesday, March 26h and to Loyalton Elementary School, 2:00 PM, March 26...
  • The Lady Pirates of Captain Bree At The Yuba Theatre May 17-18, 2013  Downieville Jr. & High School presents the musical The Lady Pirates of Captain Bree at the Yuba Theatre Friday, May 17, 2013 and Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.  Book by Martin A. Follose, music and lyrics by Bill Francoeur. Produced by spe...
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at the Yuba Theatre April 5-7, 2013 The historic Gold Rush era town of Downieville on Highway 49 offers a perfect opportunity for a weekend get-away with the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville April 5-7, 2013. Buy tickets for Banff Mountain Film Fest...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre February 16, 2013     Coming on Saturday, February 16th at 7:30 PM Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 7:30 PM.  Make a night of it and have dinner before the show at Downieville Volu...

Events in 2012

  • Downieville School's Holiday Show & Baked Goods Auction At The Yuba Theatre Saturday December 1, 2012 Downieville  School and the Sierra County Arts Council present:  Downieville School's Holiday Show & Baked Goods Auction at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Saturday Decemeber 1, 2012   5:oo PM After the festivities of Downieville's Holiday ...
  • The Polar Express At The Yuba Theatre December 20, 2012 Director: Robert Zemeckis. Starring Tom Hanks, Chris Coppola, and Michael Jeter. On Christmas Eve, a doubting boy boards a magical train that's headed to the North Pole and Santa Claus's home. Show time is Thursday December 20, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. Suggest...
  • Home Grown Talent & Art Show at Sierraville School October 20, 2012 Come one, come all and share your talent on Sat., October 20th                Doors open at 5:30 PM,  Talent Show begins at 7:00 PM Don't miss Home Grown Talent & Art Show, an open mic night and juried art show at the Sierraville Scho...
  • Red Tails At The Yuba Theatre Nov. 9, 2012 Director: Anthony Hemingway. Starring Cuba Gooding Jr., Gerald McRaney, and David Oyelowo. A crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during World War II, are called into d...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre September 2, 2012 Coming on Sunday, September 2nd at 7:30 PM Artists In Schools' Raffle Drawing:  Who Will Win the Guitar? Local Luthier Donates Guitar to the Artists in Schools Raffle 2012 Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downie...
  • DISPATER At The Yuba Theatre July 13, 2012 Debut of Niven Wilson's latest animated film - 7:30 pm  Although Niven Wilson's most recent film DISPATER  has been accepted by and will be screened at the Nevada City Film Festival, August 16 - 19, 2012; the film will debut in Wilson's hometown of...
  • New Orleans After Katrina Slide Show & Talk At The Yuba Theatre Monday June 4th, 2012  6:00 PM, Yuba Theatre, Downieville, CA Speaker: John Dunlap The Friends of the Downieville Library Community Read is having its last event for this season's read, Zeitoun by Dave Eggers, on Monday, June 4th at 6:00 PM.  The Community Read events ha...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre July 8, 2012 Coming on Sunday, July 8th at 7:30 PM Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 7:30 PM. Come one, come all and share your talent. Please RSVP at 530-289-9822 if you would like to pe...
  • B Street Theatre at the Yuba Theatre and Loyalton Elementary School April 23, 2012 The Sierra County Arts Council is pleased to present to Downieville School and Loyalton Elementary School:  B Street Theatre School Tour, coming to the Yuba Theatre, 9:45 AM,  Monday, April 23rd and to Loyalton Elementary School, 2:00 PM, April 23...
  • Trashion Fashion & Talent Show At The Yuba Theatre Friday April 20, 2012    Downieville  School and the Sierra County Arts Council present:  Trashion Fashion & Talent Show at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Mrs. Fillo’s drama class has been working hard rehearsing dif...
  • Candidates' Night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville May 3, 2012 Supervisor and Judge Candidates Forum  7:00 PM,  Yuba Theatre, Downieville Who will best guide our county in the future?  Bring your questions, meet the candidates and form your opinion. This non-partisan forum is intended to educate the voters a...
  • Follow That Rabbit At The Yuba Theatre June 1-2, 2012 Downieville Jr. & High School presents the musical Follow That Rabbit at the Yuba Theatre Friday, June 1, 2012 and Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.  Book by Tim Kelly, music by Pamela L. Hughes and lyrics by Pamela L. Hughes and Karen Selby. Pr...
  • Super 8 At The Yuba Theatre August 10, 2012 Starring Elle Fanning, Amanda Michalka, and Kyle Chandler. During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town. Show time is Friday, August 10, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Suggested...
  • The Help At The Yuba Theatre July 27, 2012 Starring Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Olivia Spencer. An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardship...
  • Cowboys & Aliens At The Yuba Theatre July 13, 2012 Starring Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, and Olivia Wilde. A spaceship arrives in Arizona, 1873, to take over the Earth, starting with the Wild West region. A posse of cowboys and natives are all that stand in their way. Show time is Friday, July 13, 2012 ...
  • Loyalton Schools Spring Concert at the Sierra Valley Grange Hall in Vinton April 5, 2012 The Loyalton Schools Spring Concert:  April 5, 2012   6:30 PM   Sierra Valley Grange Hall, Vinton will feature performances by students from Loyalton Schools including: Grades K-5, LES band, Guitar class, LES Drum Line, LES choir & Solo perform...
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2012 at the Yuba Theatre - Detailed Program Here is the detailed program for the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2012 at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on April 6 & 7, 2012. We are pleased to present trailers for all Banff films to be shown in Downieville on April 6 & 7, 2012. Be ...
  • Hugo At The Yuba Theatre June 15, 2012 Director: Martin Scorsese. Starring Asa Butterfield, Chloe Grace Moretz, and Christopher Lee. Set in 1930s Paris, an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton. Show time is Fri...
  • The Music Man At The Yuba Theatre May 11, 2012 Starring Robert Preston, Shirley Jones and Buddy Hackett. A con man comes to a Midwestern town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan. Show time is Friday, May 11, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.0...
  • Trouble the Water At The Yuba Theatre March 30, 2012 Nominated for an Academy Award® for best feature documentary and winner of the Sundance Grand Jury Prize in 2008, TROUBLE THE WATER takes you inside Hurricane Katrina in a way never before seen on screen. It's a redemptive tale of two self-describe...
  • Ludi Hinrichs at the Yuba Theatre and Loyalton School March 23, 2012 Ludi Hinrichs comes to Downieville and Loyalton The students of Downieville and Loyalton Schools are in for a musical treat as Ludi Hinrichs comes to Sierra County and performs in two special one-hour assemblies. Ludi will take to the stage of the Yuba...
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at the Yuba Theatre April 6 & 7, 2012 The historic Gold Rush era town of Downieville on Highway 49 offers a perfect opportunity for a weekend get-away with the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville April 6 & 7, 2012. This charming mountain village sit...
  • Home Grown Talent At The Yuba Theatre February 18, 2012 Don't miss Home Grown Talent, an open mic night at the Yuba Theatre in Downieville on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 7:30 PM. Come one, come all and share your talent. Please RSVP at 530-289-9822 if you would like to perform. Admission $5 — Child...

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Events in 2010

Events in 2009

  • Californians will once again have the opportunity to support the California Arts Council and its arts programs for children through their state individual tax refund. Sept. 2013, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed Senate Bill 571 (Senator Carol Liu, La Canada Flintridge), returning the arts to the voluntary contribution portion of California tax return forms through the new "Keep Arts in Schools Fund." Donations are tax deductible and support Arts Council programs throughout the state.

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