|| The 2nd Annual Blues and Bones BBQ and Blues Festival
Angels Camp, CA...The 2nd Annual Blues and Bones BBQ and Blues Festival ¬¬The Blues and Bones Festival will be located at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds in Angels Camp, Ca, on July 21, 2012 doors open at 1:00pm. Tickets are only $15 when you purchase advance at www.bluesandbones.com. Headlining this year’s festival is none other then Louisiana swamp-blues master Kenny Neal and back this year by popular demand is Maxx Cabello Jr & the breakdown and also performing is Ron Thompson, Cole Fonseca and Jeramy Norris....
|| MUDFEST 2012 @ Quyle Kilns
Ceramic Artists in Action
Music and Dancing
|| San Andreas Rumble, Classic Car Festival, San Andreas
San Andreas Rumble, Classic Car Festival, San Andreas, 209-754-0127
San Andreas Rumble-Classic Car Festival and Swap Meet at the Calaveras Government Center on Mountain Ranch Road. Free admission. The day will be filled with great cars to enjoy. For more info call 754-0127.
|| Murphys Homecoming
Murphys Homecoming - 209-728-8183
At Murphys Community Park. Various events from a concert by the Calaveras Community Band, duck races, "Old Timers" Luncheon for Murphys residents 70 years or older who lived in area for ten years or more (reservations required), Mingle with residents dressed in period costumes and entertainment for youngsters.
Call for more information.
|| Train Rides, Railtown 1897 SHP
Train Rides, Railtown 1897 SHP - 209-984-3953
Railtown 1897 SHP plans to offer steam-powered excursion train rides behind Sierra No. 3 on Saturdays and vintage diesel locomotives on Sundays through the 2012 operating season. Because the schedule is subject to change with expanded service on holiday weekends. Call or visit http://www.railtown.org for updated information.
|| Summer Health Fair, Valley Springs
Summer Health Fair, Valley Springs - 209-754-2564
Free Admission, 8am-1pm at The Terrace. Free Blood Pressure Check, Nutrition and Wellness, Fitness Information, Bone Density Screening ($10), and more.
Call or visit http://www.marktwainhospital.org.
|| Certified Farmers Market, Valley Springs
Certified Farmers Market, Valley Springs - 209-608-7070
From 8am-1pm at the Terrace Plaza. Call for more information.
|| Talkin' about Trees, Arnold Rim Trail
Talkin' about Trees, Arnold Rim Trail
9 am. Learn to identify common trees of the area on a leisurely guided walk. 1.5 hours relatively easy hike approx. 2 miles along the paved portion of the Arnold Rim Trail . Wheelchairs and strollers welcome. Meet in the parking area of the Sierra Nevada Logging Museum in White Pines.
Email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
|| Arnold Farmers Market
Arnold Farmers Market
Every Saturday except July 14 & September 1) 10am-2pm. Email email@example.com for more information.
|10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
|| Mother Lode Mudfest
Quyle Kilns and the Mother Lode Clay Collective invite local potters and ceramic
artists to participate in a 3-day celebration of clay, featuring sale booths, networking,
demonstrations and a workshop by paper clay sculptor Michelle Collier. Wine tasting,
refreshments, food concession and a dance band too!
|| Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Murphys
Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Murphys - 209-728-3072
Description: 10am leaving from the Old Timers Museum. Please call to confirm dates and times or to set up a tour for a group of 12 or more. Free.
|| Food and Wine Tours, Murphys
Food and Wine Tours, Murphys - 800-407-8918
Fridays and Saturdays 11:30am. Tours are 3-1/2 hours and 1.5 miles of walking along historic Main Street. Many food stops are included. Get the inside story about the area’s rough-and-tumble past.
Call or visit http://www.Local-Food-Tours.com for more information and reservations.
|01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
|| 19th Annual Duck Races
The Calaveras Humane Society will hold the 19th Annual Duck Races during Murphys Homecoming in Murphys Community Park this year on Saturday, July 21st. As in years past, we will hold both Adult and Kid Races starting at 1 pm. Participants will rent a numbered duck for each race; $5 for adults, $2 for kids. Rental ducks will be available each Saturday and Sunday, starting June 23 in Murphys at Sierra Hills Market and Yogurt Your Way and in Arnold at the CHS Thrift Store. The ducks will be dropped into Murphys Creek and retrieved at the Park for 5 different races. Prizes, including golf, rafting and cave tour packages and more, will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each of the races.
|| Blues and Bones Festival, Angels Camp
Blues and Bones Festival, Angels Camp - 209-
Calaveras County Fair Grounds. 1-10pm. The foothills will be echoing from the sounds of live Music on two stages with 5 bands, featuring some of the areas Hottest Blues Bands. Fabulous BBQ and BBQ competition. Arts and Crafts vendors. RV and tent camping available onsite. Family event.
Visit bluesandbones.com for additional information and to purchase tickets.
|| Zucca After Hours Wine Bar, Murphys
Zucca After Hours Wine Bar, Murphys - 209-728-1623
5-8 pm for Wine Bar service “al’Italiano”. Enjoy wines by the glass and a small bread plate, or choose your own flight of wines. Firepits to keep you comfy! Live music on select nights. Call for more information.
|| Art Demo and Dinner, Copperopolis
Art Demo and Dinner, Copperopolis - 209-785-2050
At Copper Grille, Saddle Creek Resort. Enjoy plein air oil painting demonstration by artist George Allen Durkee on the patio, and then join him inside for a delicious dinner. Cost: $20. Sign up by July 16. Call or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) Larry, Town Hall Arts for more information and reservations.
|| Cedar Center Summer Concert Series, Arnold
Cedar Center Summer Concert Series, Arnold - 209-795-4222
Grover Anderson - Original Rock & Folk
Bring a blanket or lawn chairs, picnic dinner or snacks and enjoy the Free Music at Cedar Center in Arnold from 6-8pm.
|| "The Tempest", Murphys
"The Tempest", Murphys
Shakespeare's final play. At Murphys Creek Theatre. Visit http://www.murphyscreektheatre.com more information and tickets.
|| Themed Dinner, Murphys
Themed Dinner, Murphys - 209-559-0200
"There's an App For That" at The Kitchen, 7 pm. A casual evening of finger foods paired with Newsome-Harlow's wines. Call for reservations and information. To purchase tickets visit http://www.nhvino.com/Happenings/Theres-an-App-for-That
|| Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center, New Melones Lake
Stanislaus Wildlife Care Center, New Melones Lake - 209-536-9543
7:30pm. The Stanislaus Wildlife Center will bring a variety of live creatures for you to see. Many of these animals can be found living around New Melones Lake. Call for more information.
|| Reba Concert, Ironstone Vineyards
Reba Concert, Ironstone Vineyards - 209-728-1251
Reba is coming to Ironstone this year for the summer Concert series. 7:30pm show time. Dinner and show packages: Platinum Dinner begins at 5:00pm. Buffet Dinner begins at 6:00pm.
Call or visit ironstonevineyards.com for more information and ticket info.