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High Sierra Music Festival
Plumas-Sierra Fairgrounds, Quincy, Thursday, July 5-Sunday, July 8

Musician Bela Fleck (pictured) and his band The Flecktones are just a few of the great individuals and groups descending on the small town of Quincy for the annual High Sierra Music Festival! The four days of fun happen at the Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds. There’ll be three stages and four late night venues pumping out live music practically ’round the clock, featuring the likes of Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Robert Walter’s 20th Congress, The Avant Gardeners and a whole bunch more! On-site camping available. Pick up camping passes at gate. Four days: $130; three, $115; two, $90. No dogs. Occurs Thursday, July 5-Sunday, July 8. More info: