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View the Murphys Irish Day 2015 Video

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Calaveras Humane Society Feral Feline Program

CALAVERAS HUMANE SOCIETY’S  FERAL FELINE PROJECT The Calaveras Humane Society, through our Feral Feline Project advocates and implements Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR), a humane and effective way to reduce the number of feral and stray cats.  Cats are caught using humane traps, … READ MORE

Congratulations to the 2015 MID Raffle Winners

Congratulations to Jill Kerr of Sonora, California who is the winner of the 2015 Murphys Irish Day Trip to Ireland.  We hope to see lots of pictures of her trip by this time next year! Further Congratulations to our three … READ MORE

Murphys Irish Day

March 21, 2015 – Murphys Irish Day – Each year on the third Saturday in March, Murphys shuts down Main Street and prepares to celebrate like only the Irish can. Join us for a parade at 11 am, stay to … READ MORE

Murphys Irish Day in the News

Check out the slideshow at KCRA.com and get in the mood for Irish Day coming this Saturday, March 21, 2015 to Main Street Murphys.  If you need food to get in the spirit, head down to the Murphys Historic Hotel … READ MORE

Annual Daffodil Show at Ironstone

March 21-22, 2015 – Motherlode Daffodil Show at Ironstone Vineyards –  Enjoy a spectacular show of daffodils in bloom, captured in art and photography and on display throughout the grounds.  Park in the beautiful spacious grounds at Ironstone and take the free shuttle into town … READ MORE

Parade Grand Marshall Announced

Suzanne Friedman, who lists among her many Mother Lode responsibilities serving as President of the Murphys Community Club, will be riding in a green convertible as Grand Marshal of this year’s Murphys Irish Day Parade when it makes its way … READ MORE

Murphys Irish Day Vendor & Parade Information

UPDATE:  Our vendor spaces are now full and the parade is filling up fast.  If you are interested in participating in the parade, you’ll want to get that application in this week.  Thank you to all our vendors for their … READ MORE

Sierra Film Fest

May 9, 2015 – Sierra Filmfest at at Newsome Harlow in Murphys – Combine outstanding hand-farmed vineyards, nearly 20 years of wine industry experience by local-boy Scott Klann, and you get Newsome-Harlow Wines! With a reputation for hosting some of … READ MORE

17th Annual Spring Obsession Show & Food Pairing

March 7, 2015 – 17th Annual Spring Obsession Art Show at Ironstone Vineyards – A Wine and Food Pairing from Around the World with Live Music by Keno Rojas – 4:00PM to 6:30PM – Call(209)728-1251 for reservations and information.

Murphys Big Band Night

The Murphys Senior Center is pleased to again host its annual fundraiser, Murphys Big Band Night at The Native Son’s Hall on March 6, the music starts @ 5:30. This has been a sellout every year and again this year … READ MORE

Wine Night at Irish Family Vineyards

March 13, 2015 – Wine Night at Irish Family Vineyards – Every 2nd and 4th Friday, the tasting room will stay open until 8pm. Fire pit starts at 5pm. Purchase wine by the bottle or by the glass and hang … READ MORE

General Plan Open House

This Wednesday, February 25th, the Calaveras County Planning Department will be hosting an Open House to discuss the General Plan Update at the Masonic Hall in Murphys between 5 and 8 pm.  This is your opportunity to see how the … READ MORE


February 24, 2015: FABULOUS FILIPINO FEAST – Kumusta ka? You will love meeting our hospitable guest chef, Anet Reclusado, who was born and raised in Modesto, CA in an ethnically diverse home. She learned Filipino cooking from her father, a native … READ MORE

Mr. Frog’s Wild Ride Registration Open

April 18, 2015 – Mr. Frog’s Wild Ride – Bicyclists from throughout Northern California and Nevada will journey to
 the historic gold rush town of Murphys to enjoy the spring beauty of Calaveras County and take part in the eighth … READ MORE

A Great Wine Weekend in Murphys

View a video of the Presidents’ Wine Weekend 2015

Artist Reception

February 8, 2015 – Artist Reception at Hovey Tasting Room – The award-winning watercolors of Margaret Roberts will be featured during the month of February at Hovey Winery Tasting Room, 350 A Main St., Murphys. An artist’s reception will be … READ MORE

A Weekend in Murphys

See what Jim Harrington of the San Jose Mercury News has to say about Murphys here. It includes a quick video about the caves as well as mentions of several local businesses.  It certainly sounds like he had a good … READ MORE

Alzheimers Support Program

The Murphys Senior Center is pleased to announce our newest program, Alzheimers Support.  Please join us to talk, share and provide support for each other.  Download the flyer here: alzheimers flyer

Night at the Races

January 24, 2015 – Night at the Races – Big hats, mint juleps….ALL RIGHT ! JOIN US FOR A FUN-RAISER, from 5:30 to 10 pm at the Black Bart Theater!  Don’t you want an exciting indoor event to dust off … READ MORE