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This Weekend on the Pass – August 19-20, 2017

August 19, 2017 – The Ebbetts Pass Century Ride – The 10th Annual Ebbetts Pass Century Ride (EPC), with four route lengths to challenge a variety of cyclists.  All rides start and finish in the small alpine village of Bear Valley, California … Read More

A Day in the Park at Big Trees State Park and Lots More Summer Fun

A Day in the Park, August 19, 2017 Calaveras Big Trees Association Presents “A Day in the Park” on August 19, 10am – 3pm.  Bring your family and friends to a fun-filled afternoon of music by the Magnolia Rhythm Trio.  … Read More

Summer Music Scene – This Weekend – Willie Nelson, Jill & the Giants, Daniel Kushnir and More

 Ironstone Amphitheater: August 18 – Willie Nelson & Family with Kacey Musgraves September 9 – George Benson and Kenny G Saturdays at Cedar Center in Arnold: August 19 – Jill & The Giants First Fridays in Murphys Community Park: September … Read More

Bear Valley Music Festival

There’s still a lot to see and hear!  Visit for all the details. And don’t forget to check the events list at to see what else is happening in Bear Valley this summer. July 26 – Motown Night July … Read More

Calaveras Ranger District Programs at Lake Alpine

Calaveras Ranger District Programs Lake Alpine Recreation Area: Lake Alpine Recreation Area is located in Alpine County on Highway 4 approximately three miles east of Bear Valley Village. Programs are held in the Marmot Day Use Area, at the tables … Read More

2017 Alpine County Music in the Park Series – Next Concert July 29th

Music in the Park All Music in the Park concerts are free to the public. Our events are Tobacco Free. Everyone’s invited to bring picnic suppers, lawn chairs and your own shade. Kids can enjoy the Markleeville Community Park playground … Read More

Road Work in Arnold and Beyond July 17-21, 2017

July 14, 2017 – TRAFFIC ADVISORY for State Route 4 from Willow Street  to The Arnold Byway in Calaveras County  Calaveras County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 4 from … Read More

Kids Fishing Day at Lake Alpine – July 15, 2017

Lake Alpine Kid’s Fishing Day – Saturday July 15, 2017 from 11am-3pm – Meet at the Lake Alpine Boat Ramp – Hot Dog Lunch Provided – Bring your own rod and Fish & Game will provide the bait!  This free … Read More

13th Annual Arnold Classic Car Show

Come check out over 100 vintage cars, trucks & motorcycles at the biggest show in the Sierra Nevada! Every visitor gets to vote for best in class, best in show and more. Want to enter your ride? Call (209) 795-4222 … Read More

SMUG Meeting

The latest developments from Apple, and what to expect in the future, will be on the agenda when the Sierra Macintosh Users Group (SMUG) has its monthly meeting Tuesday, July 11 beginning at 7 p.m. in the assembly room of … Read More