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< Saturday, May 4, 2024 >

All Day Get Your Tickets Now for the Fourth Annual Ragin Cajun Festival!! (Past Years Photos Below)
San Andreas, CA....Join us for our FOURTH ANNUAL CALAVERAS RAGIN' CAJUN FESTIVAL on May 4th, 2024 from 11 am - 5 pm! The annual event has live music, vendors, and more food booths lining Main Street in San Andreas! Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the gate. Proceeds benefit the Hospice of Amador and Calaveras. Free parking at Calaveras High School.

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM The 24th Annual Kids Fishing Clinic is May 4th!
Murphys, CA...Saturday, May 4, 2024, 9:00am ‘til 1:00pm - 1st through 8th Grade. Murphys Community Park, Go south on Algiers Road at the Murphys Hotel. Children must be accompanied by an adult. We provide the fishing gear, or you can bring your own. Bring the whole family and enjoy the day!

Sponsored by the Calaveras County Fish and Game Commission and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM The 2024 Arnold Firewise Community Meeting is May 4th!
Arnold, CA...Hear the Latest from District 3 Supervisor Martin Huberty, Ebbetts Pass Fire District Chief Mike Johnson, the CC Sheriff's Office & Office of Emergency Sevices, CAL FIRE, Tuolumne FIREWISE, US CCWD, and visit the many booths for additional resources and community services.  BBQ lunch provided by Cal-Waste! May 4th from 9:00 - 12:00 at Independence Hall at 1445 Blagen Rd. in Arnold. 

10:00 AM - 02:00 PM Don't Miss the High Sierra Bike-a-Palooza on May 4th!
Arnold, CA...This family-friendly mountain bike event is a great opportunity to explore the forest right around Arnold with the guidance of local ride leaders, and learn more about all the organizations that facilitate fun on our bikes

Bike-a-Palooza also has a road bike event RESCHEDULED to Saturday June 1, 2024! It’s a bike tour from Camp Connell to Bear Valley, proudly supported by our friends at MLBC Pre-register to receive more information here:

All rides will return to base by 1:00PM, where the Bistro Espresso will have cold drinks and delicious lunch offerings (available to purchase)

Even if you aren’t riding on the day, visit the booths from our partners and local trail advocacy organizations to learn more about recreation opportunities in our region

Join us in the Bistro Espresso backyard, located at 1225 Oak Circle, Arnold, CA, 95223 at 10:00AM

More details:

• Guided mountain bike rides along the Arnold Rim Trail – route options available for a variety of abilities and speed. Ride duration ~ 2 hours

• Sponsor booths from Bear Valley Mountain Resort, Dodge Ridge Resort, Mountain Aloha MTB Co and more!

• Local representatives from the Calaveras District of the Stanislaus National Forest and the Arnold Rim Trail Association – come learn about these great organizations, and how you can help

• Raffle prizes from wonderful businesses invested in the outdoor community and the Arnold Rim Trail Association

• Demo bikes and mechanic station provided by Mountain Aloha MTB Co


• Please note that all riders under the age of 18 must ride with a parent/legal guardian. No coaster/back breaks please (must have handbrakes and ability to use them). All riders must complete a liability waiver.

• Not sure if this event is right for you, or need more information? Email

• Registration proceeds benefit Arnold Rim Trail Association, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization

High Sierra Bike-a-Palooza, Arnold, California
Saturday, May 4th, 10am – 2pm
Bistro Espresso backyard, 1225 Oak Circle, Arnold

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