CONSTRUCTION ADVISORY CALTRANS TO BEGIN PAVING PROJECT ON STATE ROUTE 4 AND STATE ROUTE 49 IN CALAVERAS COUNTY  Calaveras County – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is preparing to begin an improvement project that will repave over 21 combined miles … READ MORE

Save the Date for the 2017 Murphys Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos

This year we will be celebrating the Day of the Dead on November 4th, 2017.  Mark your calendar now and plan to spend the weekend in Murphys enjoying the ofrendas, traditional music, crafts & food and, perhaps, doing a little … READ MORE

This Coming Weekend in Murphys – July 27th and Beyond

July 27, 2017 – Karaoke Thursday at Murphys Historic Hotel – Every Thursday at 9pm in the Saloon. July 27, 2017 – Live Jazz on the Patio with Alex Kash at El Jardin – 6-8pm on Tuesdays & Thursday throughout … READ MORE

See “Dunkirk” with Sierra Celts on July 30, 2017

You and your friends and family are invited to watch the newly-released World War II film, Dunkirk, with our Irish-Scottish club members at 1 p.m., Sunday, July 30 at the downtown Angels Camp movie theater, 1226 South Main Street.  Sunday matinee … READ MORE

This Weekend in Murphys – July 20th and Beyond

It’s another big weekend in Murphys with two big Ironstone concerts, two live theater presentations, gypsy jazz at Twisted Oak and lots of things to taste, hear and see at the shops, restaurants and tasting rooms downtown and in the … READ MORE

John Jorgenson Quintet at Twisted Oak

July 22, 2017 – Twisted Oak Winery is pleased to announce the next concert of our 2017 Twisted Folk Concert Series – The John Jorgenson Quintet. “The John Jorgenson Quintet are on the short list of our most requested artists to … READ MORE

Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards

July 23, 2017 – Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards –Nothing says luxury like a mimosa, the daytime drink blend of OJ & California champagne that no weekend catch-up would be complete without! #SundayFunday  Starting July 9, we will serve mimosas … READ MORE

Over the River and Through the Woods

July 21-23, 2017 – Over the River and Through the Woods – Joe DiPietro’s Over the River and Through the Woods, directed by Maryann Curmi, takes center stage from July 14 to July 30. The sentimental comedy follows Nick, a … READ MORE

Murphys 2017 Summer Music Scene

Ironstone Amphitheater: June 17 – John Mellencamp with Emmylou Harris June 18 – Moody Blues June 25 – Jason Mraz July 21 – Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie July 24 – Matchbox 20 with Counting Crows August 11 – Jake … READ MORE

69th Annual Murphys Homecoming Celebration & Duck Races

There will be something entertaining for each and every member of the family when the 69th edition of Murphys Homecoming is held Saturday, July 15 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the cool environs of the Community Park. The … READ MORE

Summer Reading Programs at the Library

MURPHYS: For kids, teens, and adults – play Summer Reading BINGO and enter to win! BINGO cards will  be available at the branch or download a copy from;  turn in your completed card during library hours (Tues – Sat, … READ MORE

Concert of the Summer to Support Old Timers Museum

July 16, 2017 – Concert of the Summer – 3 Great local bands all at Brice Station Vineyards for a benefit to support The Murphys Old Timers Museum. Jill & The Giants, Plan B and Bill Welles for the Concert … READ MORE

First Meeting of the Western Sierra Celtic Society

July 11, 2017 – First Meeting of the Western Sierra Celtic Society Meeting at Murphys Irish Pub – We hope to see you at our first Western Sierra Celtic Society meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday at Murphys Irish Pub.  All … READ MORE

Camp Marisolio

July 11, 2017 – Camp Marisolio for Kids – Boys and girls ages 6-12, are invited to join us for a hands on class with food, food experiments and fun from 10am to noon! Kids will be creating pizzas, personalized … READ MORE

The Pine Leaf Boys at Twisted Oak

This Saturday, July 8th,2017 at 8:00pm, have a hot time on a cool** night on our hilltop with Louisiana’s finest Cajun band, four-time Grammy-Nominated, world-renowned Pine Leaf Boys! Here in the Foothills we don’t normally think of pines as having leaves, but don’t let that stop you from cruising on … READ MORE

Orange County Wine Competition Winners

Congratulation to our Calaveras Wineries who Medaled at the Orange County Wine Competition! MINERAL WINES GOLD – 2014 Meritage GOLD – 2014 Zinfandel GOLD – 2014 Cab Franc SILVER – 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon SILVER – 2014 Merlot SILVER – 2015 … READ MORE

First Fridays in the Park – July 7, 2017

July 7, 2017 – First Friday in the Murphys Community Park – Enjoy the music of the Bill Welles from 5:30-8pm. Dinner, prepared by the Murphys Historic Hotel, and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring a low chair and your … READ MORE

Independence Day Celebration at Ironstone Vineyards

Ironstone Vineyards Independence Day Celebration is back! Gather your family and friends for: – Fireworks! – Food + Wine + Beer – Bouncy House – Rock Climbing Wall – Fire Jugglers – Face Painting Live Entertainment from Risky Biscuits, Jank … READ MORE

Second Annual Bocce Tournament July 15, 2017

Entries are being accepted for the Second Annual Murphys Homecoming Bocce Ball Tournament to be held Saturday, July 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. as part of the Murphys Homecoming celebration The tournament will feature 20 two-person teams competing for … READ MORE

This Weekend in Murphys – June 22-25, 2017

June 22, 2017 – Karaoke Thursday at Murphys Historic Hotel – Every Thursday at 9pm in the Saloon. June 23, 2017 – Fridays at Alchemy featuring Jazz Standards with Matt Cullen – 5:30-8pm – 209-728-0700. June 24, 2017 – The … 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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