WorldFest Day 2021


WorldFest Day | Official Performer


WorldFest Day | Official Performer


WorldFest Day | Official Performer

Welcome to WorldFest Day 2021


We’ve missed you! Join us on the Meadow Green at the Nevada County Fairgrounds for WorldFest Day on Saturday, July 17, 2021. We put together a single day celebration for us to gather (safely & distanced) under the pines.



GA $85

VIP Package $250

  • 2 Tickets
  • Reserved VIP Pod
  • 1 Parking Pass
  • 1 Picnic Blanket
  • 2 Kleen Kanteen Cups
  • Early Entry



Saturday, July 17, 2021

Gates open at 3pm. WorldFest Day is an outdoor concert with three great bands on a single stage on the Meadow Green.

Two Runner
4:45 – 5:15 p.m.

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

The Global Village, arts vendors, Games on the Green, and multiple stages will be back next year in 2022.


California WorldFest looks forward to welcoming you back to live music, and are confident that the experience can take place safely with everyone’s cooperation. 

Location & Hours

WorldFest Day is located on the Meadow Green at Nevada County Fairgrounds located at 11228 McCourtney Road in Grass Valley, CA. Gates open at 3pm. Show starts at 5 and ends at 9:15pm. Gates close promptly at 10pm.


Parking is available at Gate 1 at the fairgrounds. You may purchase a parking pass in advance. 


Each seating section will have its own bar. You may also purchase Beer & Drink packages in advance. There will be two food vendors and an area with artist merchandise. Due to the safety regulations, no other types of vendors will be available.

No outside food or drink is permitted.


There will be an area with artist merchandise. No other types of vendors will be available.


General admission ticket holders will be assigned a pod with your ticket purchase. VIP ticket holders will have a reserved pod in the front section. A pod is a 8′ x 8′ square on the grass designated in chalk. It’s where you dance, eat, drink and hang with your pod mates listening to great music.


Camping is not provided by WorldFest this year. If you have a 2020 camping & RV Passes please hold onto for 2022.

If you wish to camp visit Nevada County Fairgrounds website for current COVID19 Camping regulations & availability. 

For Your Safety

Capacity is restricted to the current tier designated by the county. Currently, Nevada County is in Red Tier so we’ll only have a limited number of tickets available. When we move into the Orange Tier we will release more tickets.

Masks are required when outside of your pod.

Dancing is only permitted within your pod to maintain social distancing. Groups may not congregate for communal dancing.

Food & Drink must be consumed within your pod.

Staggered arrival times

2020 WorldFest Passholders

WorldFest Day is our way of saying THANK YOU for hanging on to your 2020 passes. Your pass is still valid for the 2022 festival.

Contact Box Office at (520)274-8384* to secure your WorldFest Day ticket. You have until Friday, May 7 @ 10am before tickets are released to the public.

Box Office:
(530) 274–8384 x 0
Hours: Tue–Fri, 12–4pm

*Please have your original order confirmation number ready.

Questions? Contact us at (530)274-8384 x 0


@caworldfest | #musicconnectsusall

California WorldFest © 2021. California WorldFest is presented by The Center for the Arts, a cultural and educational organization that promotes and presents the literary, visual, & performing arts for the enrichment of our community.
Site Photography by John Taber, Marion Charlotte Photography, Ryuta Shimotomai, and Eye of Laksmi.

California WorldFest acknowledges the racial injustice of the past and present. We are committed to listening to BBIPOC voices and educating ourselves as we work together towards a future built on equality. We believe the arts foster unity and will continue to advocate for BBIPOC artists and community members. We see you, we hear you, we support you.