There are lots of things happening this week as we look forward to the 4th of July holiday weekend.  Most of the Independence Day celebrations will take place on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 but don’t let that stop you from coming up early and enjoying the week of the 4th.

June 29, 2018 – Friday Night Music at Alchemy – Bart Vogel provides the tunes from 5:30-8 pm.

June 29, 2018 – Cooking Class at Marisolio Tasting Bar – Salad Soiree with Mona Klein – 6-8 pm – Call Marisolio at 209-728-8853 to make your reservation.

June 29, 2018 – Father Chorizo at the Lucky Penny – Come out to The Lucky Penny for another bass droppin’ Friday Night DJ dance party featuring local favorite – Father Chorizo!  21+, no cover – 9:30 pm-midnight.

June 29, 2018 – Daniel Kushner at the Twisted Oak Tasting Room – Food, wine & live music starting at 6 pm in the garden..

June 30, 2018 – Bob Eisenman Jazz Trio at Jazz Cellars – 2-pm

June 30, 2018 – Plan B at the Lucky Penny – 9 pm-midnight.

July 1, 2018 – Little Big Town at Ironstone Vineyards – Tickets available through Ticketmaster.

July 2, 2018Nicholas Lefler at Rob’s Place – 6-8pm

July 3, 2018 – Counting Crows at Ironstone Vineyards – Tickets available through Ticketmaster

July 4, 2018 – Jill Warren at Rob’s Place – 6 pm

Moke Hill 4th July Parade

July 4, 2018 – Annual 4th of July Parade and Celebration in Historic Mokelumne Hill – Mokelumne Hill Small Town, Big Heart July 4th celebration. Festivities begin with a Pancake Breakfast at the Town Hall from 7:30 am to 10:30 am. It’s a great buy and helps support the Veteran’s Memorial District in its efforts to maintain and improve our town hall and parks. The world famous parade starts at 11:00 a.m. Come and join your friends and neighbors on Main Street and enjoy the food, music, and vendors. Better yet — be part of the celebration by entering the Parade or by selling your wares. Kids games in Shutter Tree Park after the parade. Parade entry and vendor booth forms can be found on Facebook at Mokelumne Hill News or call: 209 286 1241 (tel:(209) 286-1241).

July 6, 2018 – Friday Night Music at Alchemy with Jerry McKay – 5:30-8pm

July 6, 2018 – First Fridays in the Park – FREE live music with Leilani and the Distractions from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Food and drinks available for purchase.

July 6, 2018 – Birds of Chicago @ Brice Station Hilltop Concerts – 5:30-10 pm – Farm to table and vegetarian meals available for purchase along with Brice Station Wines – Tickets available at