KVMR Celtic Festival & Marketplace

Friday, September 27, through Sunday, September 29

Although it features headliners such as Molly's Revenge, Manran and Bridge Crossing, this festival is about more than just music. It'll also feature dancing, animals, and dozens of food, drink and clothing vendors. Head to Grass Valley for a craic time, boyo. $10-$50 per day, or $16-$65 for a Saturday and Sunday pass, camping costs extra; Nevada County Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Road in Grass Valley; www.kvmrcelticfestival.com.