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Amador Vintners Harvest Wine Festival

Sep 21, 2016
Clear your calendar for October 1st and 2nd because Sutter Creek is once again having their annual, Amador Vintners Harvest Wine Festival! Called, “The Big Crush” by the locals, this annual event is always held on the first full weekend of October. During this festival, gather with the community for a weekend of music, fun, and of course, delicious wine! Get your tickets for this event today! The Amador Vintners Harvest Wine Festival is quite literally a festival to celebrate harvest time in wine country. During harvest time, winemakers throughout the county are checking to see the ripeness of... 

Upcoming Events You Don’t Want to Miss At The Jackson Rancheria

Sep 8, 2016
The Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort is your destination for exciting events. From music concerts to community events, Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort has a wide range of events that you are sure to love. Here are some upcoming events that you do not want to miss at the Jackson Rancheria. Duo Cheech & Chong are once again back to Jackson Rancheria along with special guest Shelby Chong. Starting off as comedians, this iconic duo blew fans away with their counter-culture and hilariously satirical comedy routines. After hitting up the stand up comedy circuit, they continued on with... 

Your Guide to Eldorado National Forest

Aug 24, 2016
Are you looking for a way to get away from your busy, urban life? If you need to take some time to get in touch with mother nature again, the Eldorado National Forest is a good option. Close to Jackson, the national forest is an excellent choice for those of you who are looking to get away. Here is a quick guide to Eldorado National Forest. As the name suggests, the location of the national forest is where many eager gold hunters ended up in their search for the fabled land of “el Dorado”. True to its tradition, you... 

Jug Band Festival – Folk Art Fair At Sutter Creek

Aug 3, 2016
If you are in Sutter Creek during the end of August, do not miss out on the incredible Jug Band Festival! The Jug Band Festival is a day filled with music that will get you up and dancing and moving to the beat. This year, the Jug Band Festival will take place on August 20th at the historic Sutter Creek Inn. The event is FREE and open to the public so don’t miss out on this fun event that the whole family can enjoy. If you have never attended a Jug Band Festival, get ready for an experience... 

Tips For Summer Weddings In Jackson

Jul 20, 2016
In the summer, Jackson California is a beautiful destination. The plants are lush and there is almost always clear skies with sun in the forecast. Perhaps this is why many people plan their summer weddings in Jackson. If you will be planning an outdoor wedding reception in the area, here are some tips that will help. One of the first things to consider is the type of tent you’ll be using. Whatever look you’re going for, there will most likely be a tent to fulfill your needs. From formal tents to more casual ones, the diverse options are... 

Wineries In Jackson, CA

Jul 7, 2016
It should not come as a surprise that Jackson is located in the heart of the Sierra Foothills, making it an excellent location for wineries. As a result, some of the best California wines come out of this region. This summer, travel through Jackson and imbibe on local wine, many of which have been around for decades! Here is your summer guide to visiting wineries in Jackson CA. If you are looking for tasting rooms, look no further than Main Street in Sutter Creek. All along the street there are countless of stores selling wines, many... 

Amador County Fair 2016

Jun 22, 2016
With summer nearly in full force, it is almost time for one of the best events this time of year - the annual Amador County Fair! This summer, come and enjoy the festivities while witnessing the historical, cultural and agricultural diversity that Amador has to offer. This year, the Amador County Fair will take place from July 28th through the 31st. This is a family-friendly event that you won’t want to miss! The theme of the 78th annual Amador county fair is, “Saluting the Heroes Among Us”. Throughout the event, there will be a number of fun events that... 

Top Tours In Jackson

Jun 1, 2016
Jackson is a city with much to do and see. It is especially a good city if you are looking to get out and explore the outdoors. If you are interested in learning more about the history of Jackson while also getting outdoors, here are some guided tours in Jackson that you can go on during your summer vacation. Stop by the Black Chasm Cavern, a cave that is known for its incredible amount of natural crystal formations that have formed over the years. Some of the formations that you’ll be able to find at... 

Summer Vacation Ideas In Jackson CA

May 18, 2016
A vacation to Jackson is unlike any other. Mixing together a charming, historic small town with opportunities to take in the grandeur of nature, there is surely something for everyone here. If you will be staying at one of the budget-friendly hotels in Jackson CA, here are some things you should consider when planning for your summer vacation. Jackson is located in the Sierra Nevada Foothills, which offers a unique environment that is perfect for making wine. As a result, there are many wineries all throughout Jackson. In fact, people have been making wine here all the... 

6th Annual Motherlode Cruise Car Show

May 4, 2016
At the 6th Annual Motherlode Cruise Car Show combines classic cars with classic wines as you stroll around Historic Downtown Jackson. Enjoy the fresh air as you take in a day of vintage cars, wine, must and art. What could be a better way to spend a weekend afternoon? The 6th Annual Motherlode Cruise Car show will take place on May 21st. Be sure to stop by! Travel back in time as you walk down the historic streets of Downtown Jackson while looking at over 120 vintage cars. Here, you’ll see it all; from muscle cars to Model Ts...