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All Day Arts of Bear Valley Pop-up Summer Show in Downtown Murphys
Murphys, CA...Murphys, known for its vibrant art scene, will host Arts of Bear Valley's first art exhibit and sale in the downtown area. For ten days in June (June 7 through June 16), eighteen artists will fill Ruby Parlor #46 (Angele O'Conner Hall)—the site of the Native Daughters of the Golden West—on Main Street with remarkable art.

Nancy Macomber paintings are influenced by her long experience as a quilter. She will join 18 artists to exhibit her art work at the art show in downtown Murphys June 7 through June 16.

Larisa Stevenson will show her delicate pottery and whimsical ceramic sculptures along with 18 other artists Ruby Parlor #46 (Angele O'Conner Hall) in downtown Murphys June 7 through June 16.

The free exhibit offers the public a unique opportunity to explore and appreciate a diverse collection of artworks. You’ll find original paintings in watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastels; mixed media as well as high-quality prints and cards; ceramic pieces, including totems, sculptures, and handmade pottery. Additionally, award-winning photography will be on display. Of course, all artwork is available for you to purchase.

Arts of Bear Valley is an association of local Mother Lode artists. Their works have won numerous awards, appeared in museums and been collected by art lovers worldwide.

Artwork purchases support local artists as well as the AOBV’s community service mission to develop, promote and enhance the visual arts in our rural area. AOBV funds art appreciation and education through programs for children and scholarships for high school seniors. They co-host the Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee’s Professional Art Show in collaboration with the Calaveras County Arts Council.

For more information about Arts of Bear Valley and the artists, visit or follow them on Facebook at @

Arts of Bear Valley presents Art Show and Sale in Murphys

Location:  At the Native Daughters Of The Golden West’s Ruby Parlor #46 (Angele O'Conner Hall) 268 Main Street, Murphys, Ca

Show dates:  June 7 through 16
Monday through Thursday
11-5 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
11 am-6 p.m.

09:00 AM - 12:00 PM Go Beyond Dill Pickles with UCCE Master Food Preservers
San Andreas, CA...Go beyond dill pickles! Many other vegetables and fruits can become a pickled or fermented product, either canned for a shelf-stable product for year-round enjoyment, or without canning to be enjoyed in the short term. Join UCCE Master Food Preservers of Amador/Calaveras Counties on June 15th as we present a class, “We can pickle that,” from 9am to 12noon at the Calaveras Senior Center, 956 Mountain Ranch Road in San Andreas. Cost is $5 payable by cash or check made out to UC Regents. Pre-registration is recommended at Walk-ins are also welcome.

09:00 AM Arden Saville's 13th Annual Memorial Ride
Avery, CA...It's that time again...Can you believe it? Come join us for a Fun Picturesque Day Frolic over the 3 passes ending in the meadow.

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM Murphys Farmers Market, Every Saturday Through October 13th
Murphys, CA...Murphys Park Farmers Market is returning to the Park through October 13th. Join us! It’s going to be bigger and better than ever! It’s going to be a great season!! New vendors are welcome!! Please contact us today at

(Saturday) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Murphys Community Park

505 Algiers, Murphys CA 95247
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM Jazz Cellars Summer Concert Series
Murphys, CA...The Jazz Cellars Summer Concert Series Returns for 2024. Saturdays & Some Fridays on the veranda at Jazz Cellars through October 26th.

07:00 PM Water Tower at the Brice Station Summer Concert Series
Murphys, CA..."Water Tower is this wonderful band that is made up of "the lost boys"... it's like a soup kitchen for those in need of belonging and family who have been through some of the experiences they have overcome" ~ Grand Ole Country Bunker. Frontman Kenny Feinstein has spent more than 15 years curating the band to what it is today. In 2005 he began performing and recording with the Water Tower Bucket Boys then modified members and style as Water Tower String Band. In 2018 he moved from his Portland Oregon roots to Los Angeles where he began the new iteration of the band as known simply as Water Tower.

The core group is made up of three unlikely protégés who came from very different backgrounds to form one great sound of their own. Kenny brings solid string experience (banjo, mandolin, fiddle, guitar) in his favorite genres of Punk Rock, Old Time Music, and Bluegrass. Soon after moving to Los Angeles, he met Tommy Drinkard, an audio engineer, songwriter, and front-man for his own rock band called Tommy Drinkard and the Remedy. Tommy who is already a great electric and acoustic guitar player began taking banjo lessons from Kenny and within a year he won first place in intermediate banjo at the highly acclaimed Topanga Banjo and Fiddle Competition.

Soon their songwriting collaboration began to take place and songs like "The River Song", "Fivers" and "AMPM" began to form their sound. Soon after that, they met Jesse Blue Eads a 19-year-old jazz bassist who held his own on the banjo. They met while busking at the beach in Southern California. Unbeknownst to Kenny and Tommy at the time Jesse had just received a Jazz Award from Berklee School of Music.

Amazing sounds were heard across the beach as the three met and traded styles and licks for hours including what would become the double banjo performance signature sound in songs like "Take Me Back". Together they share their love for Bluegrass, Old Time, and Jam Grass while adding their individual infusion of reggae and rock (Tommy Drinkard), Jazz and prog-rock (Jesse Blue Eads), and Punk Rock & Old Time styles (Kenny Feinstein).

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In addition to wine and other beverages, a taco bar and other great food will be available.

Doors open at 5:30 PM, concert at 7:00 PM.
Tickets are still available.

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