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Drink and Play at The Barbera Festival in Plymouth!

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May 21, 2015
Little compares to the feeling of enjoying an excellent glass of wine. Great for all occasions, the right bottle of wine can go a long way. If you consider yourself a bit of a wine connoisseur or are simply looking to learn more about wine, then the 5th annual Barbera Festival is for you. Get ready for a relaxing event with friends or family as you spend the day trying out different wines and taking in the beautiful surroundings of the Northern California vineyards and rolling hills. The Barbera Festival will take place on Wednesday, June 13th from 11am –... 

Get a Taste of Italy at the Italian Picnic Parade in Amador County!

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May 11, 2015
The Italian Benevolent Society of Amador County, California wants to bring good Italian fun to Amador County. When you attend the annual Italian Picnic and Parade, not only are you joining the community for a fun event, you will also be a part of a tradition that has been going on for over 100 years! In fact, since 1882, the Italian Benevolent Society of Amador County has hosted this event on the first Sunday of June and now is your chance to be a part of the tradition! The 2015 Italian Picnic and Parade will take place on... 

Come Out to this Classic Chevy Car Show at the Jackson Casino!

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Apr 27, 2015
If you love classic Chevrolets then get ready to mark your calendars because the Jackson Casino is hosting a show that you won't want to miss. On Saturday, May 2nd the Vintage Chevrolet Club of America will be holding an event at the Jackson Casino hotel parking lot entitled, "Cruisin' In the Gold Country Car Show". At this event, you can come and share your passion for Chevrolets with other car enthusiasts who love these cars as much as you do. You will be able to see a variety of classic Chevrolet's on display, and the best part... 

Don’t Miss Country Legend Lacy J. Dalton in Sutter Creek!

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Apr 6, 2015
There’s a reason that Lacy Dalton is known as Country’s Queen and now is your chance to see her in action right here in Sutter Creek! Dale Poune will join the Country Queen on vocals, guitar, and mandolin for an awesome show. Lacy J Dalton will be performing on Saturday, April 18th at 8pm at the Sutter Creek Theatre. The theatre is centrally located at 44 Main St., Sutter Creek and there are plenty of Sutter Creek hotels nearby. Tickets for the event can be purchased in advance for $22 and tickets the day of... 

Get Moving and Join in the 49er Bypass Run!

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Mar 20, 2015
If you are looking for a fun and exciting event during your stay in Jackson CA, than Amador County has something just for you! It is nearly time for the 9th annual 49er Bypass Run! At this event there will be a 5k and a 10k that you can register for. What’s great about this event is that this race is open to everyone! It doesn’t matter if you are young or old or an experienced runner or just a beginner, this event will be enjoyable for all who want to participate. The 9th annual 49er... 

Celebrate Spring at Daffodil Hill!

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Mar 6, 2015
With spring nearly upon us, it is almost time to say goodbye to winter and what better way to do that than by heading over to Daffodil Hill located at Amador County?! Every spring, Daffodil Hill explodes with vibrant colors as the daffodils bloom all along the hill. These beautiful flowers, even attract visitors from all over the world! This will be the 75th season of Daffodil Hill and it is occurring from now until April. However, you may want to call 209.296.7048 before visiting to make sure that the hill will be open on the day that... 

Taste Amador’s finest wines at “Behind the Cellar Door”

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Feb 20, 2015
The Amador Vintners Association is proud to host their annual “Behind the Cellar Door” event – a weekend getaway perfect for wine lovers or those interested in winemaking. The Amador Vintners Association consists of 38 wineries and at this event you get to sample from many of these different wineries. This event will take place from Saturday, March 7th through Sunday, March 8th and will be from 11am – 4pm each day. Tickets for the “Behind the Cellar Door” event are on sale now. If you purchase a ticket for Saturday, the price includes admittance on Sunday as... 

The Chi-Lites bring the 1970’s back to the Jackson Rancheria!

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Feb 6, 2015
Now is your chance to travel back to the 1970s, when the music was smooth and the jazz was flowing because The Chi-Lites will be playing at the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort! Come listen to the Chicago based smooth-soul vocal quartet on Thursday, February 19th. The Chi-Lites will be playing all their hits such as "Oh Girl", "Have you seen her?", and (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People" as well as their other chart topping songs. The concert will begin at 7pm, doors open at 6pm, and will call will open at 5pm. The concert... 

Mardi Gras is coming to Sutter Creek!

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Jan 26, 2015
It is nearly time for the 4th Annual Sutter Creek Mardi Gras Party and Cajun Cook – Off! Sutter Creek wants to invite you to a party that you won’t be able to forget. Prepare to have fun as there will be dressing up, prizes given away, and a Cajun cook off! If you’re looking for something to do while in Sutter Creek on Saturday, February 7th, head over to the Sutter Creek Auditorium on Main Street to join the rest of the community in celebrating Mardi Gras! The event will take place from 6:30 –... 

Country Music comes to the Jackson Rancheria Casino!

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Jan 12, 2015
The Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is known for having special guests perform for the entertainment of their guests. On Thursday, May 14th, country star Aaron Lewis will be performing at the Grand Oak Ballroom at the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort at 7pm. Tickets are on sale for $25 - $50. For any Country Music fans staying in any of the hotels near the Jackson Rancheria Casino, this show is not to be missed. Get your tickets today! Aaron Lewis is an American musician who was the founding member of the rock band Staind. In the band he...