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02/11/2022 - Don't Miss Sweet N' Juicy at the Jack Douglass Saloon!
Columbia, CA...The Fruit are coming to Jack Douglass Saloon. Lose yourself in a night of laughter and dancing with Sweet N’ Juicy, the only band of fruit known throughout the Pacific Northwest and beyond as being party music specialists. Their funky music and engaging performace will blow the roof off of Jack Douglass Saloon, and you can say you there the first time they did it. Release your inner Fruit. The show will be on February 11th from 7 - 10 p.m.

Sweet N' Juicy is a Banana named Sweet, a Pineapple named N', and a Strawberry named Juicy that want you to party and have a great time. Members of the band have written music with Blondie, toured internationally, and backed Grammy Award winners. Their original party music is often compared to Talking Heads, Frank Zappa, Parliament Funkadelic, and on one night both Vulfpeck, and The Flight of the Conchords. Ain’t nothing but a party!

"...if the Talking Heads were a funk band." - Daria Eliuk, Radio Personality
"...strangely intoxicating and addictive..." - Ron Hartman, The Chronicle
01/08/2022 - 2nd Saturday Art Nights Continue on in 2022
Sonora, CA...The second Saturday of every month, the merchants in Historic Downtown Sonora open their doors from 5:00-8:00 pm to host artists of all types for entertainment for locals and visitors. Starting at 5pm galleries, restaurants, and shops offer a magical blend of Art, Live Music, Performers & Art Demonstrations!

Look for our banners up and down Washington Street. This is where you will find Shops participating in​ 2nd Saturday ART NIGHT!
01/08/2022 - Gold Rush Days in Columbia are the 2nd Saturday Every month – 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Columbia, CA...Reserve the second Saturday of every month for Gold Rush Days at Columbia State Historic Park. You’ll get to see inside special exhibits, stores and residences not regularly open to the public. Columbia’s Gold Rush Days is a chance to explore the historic town of Columbia and see it come alive with living history. Throughout town you will discover park docents interpreting what it looked, felt, and sounded like during the California Gold Rush.

Docents in period attire will provide lots of information on the structure of their featured building, nature of its business and equipment, contents of store merchandise, or interior décor of family homes, along with history of the times for visitors. If you’re lucky, the gambling table will be set up on the boardwalk for everyone to try their hand at betting against a mining camp gambler.

Starts: January 08, 2022
Time: 1-4pm
Admission: Free
Location: Columbia
Columbia State Historic Park
11/26/2021 - The 38th Annual Christmas Parade is November 26th! Parking & More Details from the Sonora Police De
Sonora, CA...On Friday, November 26, Sonora will be holding the38th annual Christmas Parade. This event will bring thousands of visitors to downtown Sonora. We encourage you to arrive before 5:00 PM to allow you time to park and find a spot to enjoy the parade. Once the street closures occur, vehicles will not be allowed into the parade route area, even if you are a participant in the parade.

Several streets will be closed before and during the parade, including parts of SR 49.
The following streets will be closed at 5:30 PM and will remain closed for the duration of the parade.
• S. Washington St. at SR 108
• North and South Washington St.
• Stockton Rd
• Snell St. at Bonanza St.
• Restano Way
School St. between Washington St. (SR 49) and Snell St. will be closed at 4:00 PM.
Temporary No Parking areas will be established for the following locations from 4:00 PM to the conclusion of the event:
• Washington St. from Elkin St. to Toby St.
• Stockton Rd between Washington St. and Green St.
Temporary No Parking zones will also be established between Washington Street and Green Street and between Washington St. and Stewart St. beginning at 4:00 PM:
• Elkin St.
• Dodge St.
• Jackson St.
• Yaney St.
• Bradford St.
• Theall St.
• Linoberg St.
• Church St.
• June St.
• Gold St.
• Williams St.
• Lytton St.
Following the parade, the route will remain closed for approximately 20 minutes to allow spectators to leave the area. Motorists can expect heavy vehicle and pedestrian traffic after the parade, resulting in delays.
Through traffic from SR 49 to Hwy 108 should use Shaws Flat/Jamestown Roads to bypass the parade route.
Large trucks will not be able to utilize the downtown Stewart St. detour.
Tuolumne County Transit will operate on a special schedule to accommodate parade spectators. For information regarding their Christmas Parade schedule and their special pick-up locations, you may call 209-532-0404 or log into the Tuolumne County Transit website.
11/16/2021 - Prescribed Burn Scheduled for Shiloh Vegetation Management Plan (VMP) Area
Sierra Village, CA...The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) is conducting a prescribed burning operation on the Shiloh Vegetation Management Plan (VMP) site. This project is located in Sierra Village in the area of Prospect Drive and Placer Avenue. Smoke may be visible in the area during the prescribed burn. This prescribed burn is designed to reduce forest fuels in strategic locations within the project area and provide live fire training in preparation for the upcoming fire season.

The prescribed burn is scheduled to take place on November 16 through 18, 2021. Additional prescribed burns within the project area are anticipated in the future, depending upon fuel and weather conditions. Resources assigned to the VMP will consist of four engines and one fire crew.

Burning operations will be conducted from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. contingent on favorable conditions.
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10/30/2021 - Don't Miss The Harvest Haunt at Railtown 1897
Jamestown, CA...With the train whimsically decorated for Halloween and staffed by a “skeleton crew,” the popular experiences take place aboard an excursion train that departs at 10:30 a.m., noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m.

Train ride guests are encouraged to get in the spirit and dress up according to these fun weekly themes: Critters & Creatures (Oct. 9-10), Superheroes & Villains (Oct. 16-17), Pirates & Princesses (Oct. 23-24) and Witches & Wizards (Oct. 30-31).

Located in the heart of California’s Gold Country, Railtown 1897 SHP combines railroad heritage, local history and the lure of Hollywood and is one of only two authentic and still-operating short line steam-era railroad roundhouse complexes in the entire country.

Starts: October 09, 2021
Ends: October 31, 2021

Occurs: Sunday, Saturday

Time: 10:30am, 12pm, 1:30pm, 3pm

Location: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
Jamestown, CA Event Type: Holiday Event

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Produced By: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park

10/30/2021 - Boo Boulevard - Halloween in Columbia State Historic Park!
Columbia, CA...Enjoy safe trick-or-treating down historic Main Street in the park. Costumes are encouraged for “kids” of all ages. Lots of fun and family friendly activities. Join the costume parade and contest. Win prizes in categories such as scariest, funniest, best homemade, couple, historical, fantasy or family. Take a ghoulish selfie in the haunted photo booth, spin a web at arts and crafts, and brave your way through the Spooky Trail.
Boo Boulevard Event Timeline:

3:00-4:45pm Trick or Treating
4:50-5:00pm Parade
5:00-6:00pm Costume Contest

Support the event by donating bagged candy for Boo Boulevard at the park museum (corner of State and Main Streets).
WHAT: Boo Boulevard
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 3pm to 6 pm
WHERE: Main Street, Columbia State Historic Park
COST: Admission is FREE

For more information about the park and upcoming events, please visit
10/30/2021 - Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express! October 28 - November 28th
Sonora, CA...Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. The luxurious train is filled to capacity, but by the morning it is one passenger fewer. An American tycoon lies dead in his compartment, his door locked from the inside. Isolated, with a killer on the loose, Detective Hercule Poirot must identify the murderer–before he or she decides to strike again. Ken Ludwig’s clever adaptation of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express boasts all the glamour, intrigue, and suspense of Dame Agatha’s celebrated novel, with a healthy dose of humor to quicken the pace.

Adapted for the stage by Ken Ludwig | Based on Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie | Direction by Jerry Lee

Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.
10/21/2021 - Yosemite Valley Prescribed Burn October 21-23, 2021
Yosemite, CA...On Thursday, October 21-Saturday, October 23, weather and conditions permitting, fire crews will begin prescribed burning units 11 & 16 in Yosemite Valley. Unit 11 is located south of Southside Drive near the El Capitan Crossover and Unit 16 is located between Southside Drive and the Four Mile trailhead. Ignitions will occur over both days. There will be possible trail closures in Yosemite Valley, including the Valley Loop Trail from the Four Mile trailhead to the El Captain crossover along Southside Drive. One lane traffic control will also be in place along Southside Drive in the area of the burn.

Prescribed burn units have been carefully designed to meet multiple objectives. The objectives of this prescribed burn are to restore and maintain plant communities shaped by Native Americans, restore fire and a more natural ecosystem structure to communities, maintain meadows and healthy stands of conifers, reduce hazardous fuels, and provide protection to infrastructure. Each prescribed burn unit has defined weather parameters and firing patterns to ensure the objectives for each unit have a high potential for success. Yosemite fire and resources staff will monitor all prescribed burns to evaluate achievement of goals and help guide future prescriptions.

Visitors and employees should be aware that smoke may be present starting Friday and could linger to a much lesser degree into next week as large logs are consumed. Fire managers work closely with Park staff and the local air pollution control districts to time the prescribed burns to coincide with favorable weather and smoke dispersion conditions. Smoke impacts are always a consideration in the decision to begin any prescribed burning operation. Burning will only be conducted under favorable dispersal conditions as specified in the smoke permit.


09/24/2021 - SRT's Shrek The Musical Through October 3rd
Sonora, CA...The greatest fairy tale never told comes to life in Shrek The Musical, the award-winning Broadway musical comedy adventure based on the Oscar-winning film. A reclusive ogre finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking donkey and a feisty princess. Throw in a short-tempered wannabe king, a cookie with an attitude, and over a dozen other classic fairy tale misfits, and you’ve got the makings of a riotously dysfunctional road trip! Featuring all-new songs and outrageous humor, Shrek The Musical is ogre-sized fun for the whole family. It’s no wonder The New York Times called it “true happiness” and The Daily Mirror said it’s “the most fun you’ll ever have”.

Based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the Book by William Steig | Book & Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire | Music by Jeanine Tesori | Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions | Original Production Directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford | Music Direction by Sean Paxton | Direction and Choreography by Valerie Rachelle

Shrek The Musical [TYA Version] is presented through special arrangement with Musical Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.
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