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Sourdough’s Wild & Wooly Revue

Hold on to your seats and get ready for a rollicking evening of outrageous humor and song. We are happy to present this seasonal extravaganza featuring popular Gold Country old-time music makers, Sourdough Slim & The Saddle Pals, Faux Renwah, … READ MORE

Artist’s Reception at Hovey Tasting Room

The award-winning watercolors and photography of Jan Alcalde will be featured the month of January at Hovey Winery Tasting Room, 350 A Main St., Murphys. An artist’s reception will be held in their honor from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sunday, … READ MORE

2014 Santa Photos

The 2014 Santa photos taken during Open House may be downloaded using this link. Scroll through to find the photo you want, then right click and choose download to download the photo to your computer or device.  Enjoy! These photos … READ MORE

Courtwood Inn is Open

Our newest B&B is officially open just in time for the holidays. They  have rooms available now. Online booking users before the end of the year can save 20% using the grand opening special discount. Check www.CourtwoodInn.com for all the … READ MORE

Murphys Friends Christmas Dinner

December 25, 2014 – Murphys Friends Christmas Dinner – Christmas Day brings the traditional free community dinner hosted by Murphys Friends. On December 25th from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Native Sons Hall on Main Street in Murphys, … READ MORE

The Nutcracker in Angels Camp

December 18, 2014 – The Nutcracker – Featuring 56 dancers ranging in age from 4-50 years old. Studio 4 Dance Theater offers audiences a fresh production each year while staying true to the magical tale of Clara, her Nutcracker Prince, … READ MORE

Book Signing at Sustenance Books December 13th

Local Artist and Newly Published Children’s Author to Host Booksigning Event at Sustenance Books on Saturday, December 13th Local artist and newly published children’s author Peggy Huth will be signing books and reading from “Bummer” Saturday, Dec. 13th, from 2-5 … READ MORE

Artist Showing & Reception at Hovey

The watercolors of Patricia Rohovit will be featured the month of December at Hovey Winery Tasting Room, 350 A Main St., Murphys. An artist’s reception will be held in their honor from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14. Complimentary … READ MORE

Mountain Melody in Murphys

Mountain Melody Makes Movie Magic and Holiday Fun with “Christmas at the Movies” on December 14th, 2014 at Outer Aisle Foods. You’ll hear songs from family film favorites and music with cinematic flair evoking the mystery and wonder of the … READ MORE

Ski Season is Here

Bear Valley Mountain Resort opened the day after Thanksgiving and the storms keep coming.  Whether or not you are a skier or a wine drinker, winter is a great time to visit Murphys for a few days.  Big Trees State … READ MORE

A Christmas Carol

November 28 through December 21, 2014 – A Christmas Carol at the Black Bart Playhouse – Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol is presented this holiday season in Murphys at 580 S Algiers Street at the Black Bart Playhouse by … READ MORE

Breakfast with Santa

December 6, 2014 – Breakfast with Santa at Ironstone Vineyards – Two seatings, 10 am and noon – Breakfast Buffet, Photos with Santa and Kid’s Craft Corner. Call 209-728-1251 for reservations and information.

Tellabration at Gold Country Roasters

Join us this coming Saturday, November 22, 7pm-9pm, for Tellabration!™ a story telling celebration featuring stories by members of the Mother Lode Storytelling Guild and community members! The program features Colleen Dolan, Kathy Martinez, B.Z. Smith, Michele Tennant and Claudia … READ MORE

2014 Day of the Dead Video

VisitMurphys.com now has videos of our recent events including the Day of the Dead…just click on the Murphys Videos link on the lower right hand corner of our homepage or in the pulldown under About Murphys to see short videos … READ MORE

Green Drinks

November 11, 2014 – Green Drinks at the Spice Tin – The Spice Tin along with the Calaveras County Arts Council and the Lions Club invite you to join them from 6 to 7:30 pm for drinks, appetizers and an … READ MORE

Klassen Klassic Turkey Trot

November 27, 2014 – The Klassen family presents the 8th Annual Klassen Klassic Turkey Trot at Murphys Community Park with registration starting at 8 am and the race at 9 am. The event consists of a road race-open to serious … READ MORE

Upcoming Cooking Classes

Nov. 11, 2014: The Cuisine of Macao Cooking Class, 10:00 AM or 6:00 PM. Macanese cuisine is unique to Macao, and is a blend of Portuguese and Chinese cuisines. Our guest chef Marie Mennell will show us how to cook … READ MORE

Halloween Activities in Murphys

The kids can enjoy trick or treating in the Rocky Hill neighborhood of course but there’s plenty of options for the adults too! October 31, 2014 – Halloween at the Murphys Historic Hotel – Do not ignore that extra cup of … READ MORE

Rocky Horror Picture Show

November 1 – Rocky Horror Picture Show Sing Along and Fundraiser at the Black Bart Playhouse – A presentation of the Murphys Creek Theater. Costume contest, raffle prizes, food and drink available for purchase. Call 209-728-8422 for tickets and information. … READ MORE

Story Slam at Gold Country Roasters

October 17, 2014 – Story Slam at Gold Country Roasters – GCR will be hosting its first ever “Story Slam” at 7 pm as the opening event of the “Sierra Story Winds” Storytelling Retreat!  Let your voice be heard! Sign … READ MORE


A stroll down tree-lined Main Street transports visitors back to the mid-1800s with buildings bearing thick stoned walls, iron shutters, and pastoral gardens with white picket fences ...

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