The Preston Castle will get even Creepier during the Halloween Haunt!

Oct 9, 2015
During Halloween, there are a number of “Haunted Houses” that pop up all around the city. However, this year, if you are looking for an authentic experience while staying near Amador County during Halloween, there is only one place that you should look to - Preston’s Castle Halloween Haunt. Preston Castle will offer Halloween Haunt for the two weekends prior to Halloween. Get your tickets today! Halloween Haunt at Preston Castle is the only Halloween event located at a real Haunted House in Northern California. Preston’s Castle has been showcased on Ghost Adventures... 

Bring your Appetite to the Sutter Creek Chili Cook Off

Sep 25, 2015
The perks of a small town are long and varied but one sure fire perk are the cook offs. This year, the 8th annual Sutter Creek Chili Cook-Off and Car Show will be on Sunday, October 11th.  Enjoy this family-friendly event with the whole community as you enjoy delicious homemade chili and take in the sights of beautiful classic cars. If you’ll be staying in a hotel in Sutter Creek with affordable rates, be sure to mark this event in your calendars so you don’t forget! For the annual Sutter Creek Chili Cook-Off and Car Show, Historic... 

See the Classic Play “Who’s Afraid of Vriginia Woolf” in Volcano, CA!

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Sep 4, 2015
Amador County offers a number of different tourist destinations for guests. Whatever you are interested in, there is probably something for you. If you enjoy watching a good theater performance, head over to the Volcano Theatre Company; a theater that is currently in the middle of their fantastic 2015 season. Their latest play that will run at the theatre will be “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”. This play will run at the theater from September 19th through October 24th. If you plan on coming to this event but don’t live close to... 

Don’t Miss Legendary Rock Band Lynyrd Skynyrd at the Jackson Casino!

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Aug 21, 2015
If you are looking for a night of great music and entertainment, look no further than a fantastic live performance from rock group, Lynyrd Skynyrd. The band will perform at the Jackson Casino & Resort on September 17th. This performance will be a part of the Outdoor Concert series hosted by Jackson Casino. Tickets are now on sale. If you were a fan of 70s rock and you’re staying in any hotels near the Jackson Casino, this is a show you won’t want to miss! Lynyrd Skynyrd was formed in 1964... 

Get a glimpse into Amador County History at the Preston Castle!

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Aug 7, 2015
The Preston Castle, also known as the Preston School of Industry, was one of the oldest and best known reform schools in the country. The beautiful architecture of the building, made in the Romanesque Revival architectural style makes it a beautiful sight to behold. If you want to see a part of Amador County history as well as a beautiful building, look for a budget-friendly place to stay in Amador County and come visit the Preston Castle and take a tour. Tours are available to the public every Saturday during the summer through September. The land where ... 

Enjoy a Blast from the Past at the Sutter Creek Ragtime Festival!

Jul 24, 2015
Do you enjoy listening to live music? Looking for a fun music festival to attend this summer? Then there is goods new for you! Sutter Creek will once again be hosting their annual Ragtime Festival. The Mother Lode Ragtime Society will be presenting this fun and festive event so be sure to mark you calendars. The 16th annual Ragtime Festival will be taking place from Friday, August 14th through Sunday, August 16th. If you want to attend every day of the festival stay close by lodging in family-friendly cabins in Sutter Creek, CA with affordable rates. Get your... 

Have an Amazing Time at the Amador County Fair

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Jul 2, 2015
If you will be in Amador County during the summer, get ready for one of the largest events in the county. The 77th Annual Amador County Fair will be heading your way from Thursday, July 23rd through Sunday, July 26th. Throughout this four-day event there will be endless forms of entertainment, great food, and good company. This is a perfect event for those staying in budget-friendly hotel in Amador County. Join the community for all of the fun! Some of the events that you can look forward to at the Amador County Fair include a wine tasting... 

See Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde like Never Before in Jackson!

Jun 19, 2015
Main Street Theatre Works in Jackson is known for its fantastic theatrical presentations. This season, they have a brand new hilarious show that they cannot wait to show the public that will take place at the Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre. The play is, Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll and Hyde Play, a brand new hilarious take on this classic horror story. You have never seen Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde like this ever before! The play runs from June 19th through July 18th.  If you’re staying in the Jackson area then don’t miss this classic play. In this new... 

Salt-N-Pepa is coming to the Jackson Casino!

Jun 8, 2015
Would you and your friends like to watch a high energy and entertaining live show? There is not much that beats watching a fantastic concert that gets you jumping up and down and singing at the top of your lungs. If this sounds like something that is right up your alley, then get ready because the terrific trio, Salt-N-Pepa will be performing at the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort! If you do not want to miss out on this event that is sure to get you grooving, head over to the Jackson Rancheria Casino on Saturday, June 20th to see... 

Drink and Play at The Barbera Festival in Plymouth!

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 –...