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 surrounding vineyards.

Need a ride this weekend?  Try the Saturday Hopper, Murphys Transportation, Murphys Taxi, Stagecoach Limo or enjoy a wine tour with Courtyard Wine Tours.

Having a great time and want to share?  Upload your best Murphys photos to #visitmurphys on Instagram and we’ll share them on our website.

July 20, 2017 – Karaoke Thursday at Murphys Historic Hotel – Every Thursday at 9pm in the Saloon.

July 20, 2017 – Murphys Class Car Night at the Murphys Historic Hotel – Bring Your Classic Car and Enjoy a Relaxing Evening of DJ Music & Local Fun. All Makes & Model Classic Cars Welcome. Food & Drink Available. Money Raffles & Much More from 5-9pm – (209) 728-3444

July 20, 2017Live Jazz on the Patio with Alex Kash at El Jardin – 6-8pm on Tuesdays & Thursday throughout the Summer

July 21, 2017 – Fridays at Alchemy featuring Jazz Standards with Matt Cullen – 5:30-8pm – 209-728-0700.

July 20-August 19, 2017 – Shakespeare on the Vine at Brice Station – Brice Station Winery hosts “Shakespeare on the Vine Theatre Company” who will present William Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy HAMLET starting this weekend. Arrive early to enjoy wine and dinner sourced locally and from the Brice Station farm. Running July 20-August 19 on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday evening at 7:00pm.

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 New York marketing manager, as he tells his Italian-American grandparents in Hoboken that he’s moving to Seattle. Visit for tickets, show times and information.

July 21, 2017 – Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie at Ironstone Vineyards  Get your tickets at Ticketmaster!

July 22, 2017 – Flight Night at Tanner Tasting Room – Join us for our weekly Flight Night from 6-8 pm. Every week through September 3 we’ll have a new and special combination of Tanner family wines, offered in different flights, wines by the glass and by the bottle. Offerings may include selections from Tanner library wines or a “vertical” of outstanding vintages. This Saturday’s featured flight is named “The Bold and Beautiful” for its deep, lush flavors. It includes our Silver Mine Red, our ’11 Petit Verdot and The Mineshaft.   We are also offering a mixed flight of reds & whites and a “sweet treats” flight of dessert wines paired with gourmet chocolate. Come join us as we savor these–and other–Tanner wines from 6-8pm on Saturday.

July 22, 2017 – John Jorgenson Quintet at Twisted Oak – Join them on the hill by the Twisted Oak for music, wine, dinner and maybe even a rubber duck sighting. Visit

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 in our tasting room on Sundays between 11am-5pm! This weekend we are also serving delicious cinnamon rolls in our tasting room from 11am-2pm!   Cheers!

July 24, 2017 – Live Music Mondays at Rob’s Place – More summer fun underway as Ras Beeken Dan alternates Monday nights with Nate, The Experimentalist.  There’s going to be some great times on the patio.

July 24, 2017 – Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows at Ironstone – Get your tickets at Ticketmaster!

July 25, 2017 – Taco Tuesdays at Hovey Winery – A summer evening, great friends, great food and the best wines, what could be better? Every Tuesday from 5:30 till close through Labor Day.

July 25, 2017 – Winemakers Night at Alchemy – Join us for $5 glasses of wine from Boyle McDonald and music by Grover Anderson from 4-8pm.  Call 209-728-0700 for reservations.

July 25, 2017 – Fresh, Fast & Fit Cooking Class at Marisolio – We’re excited to have Mona Klein, retired Home EC teacher, and lecturer, join us once again! She is going to teach us new approaches to the stir-fry cooking method that don’t require a wok. These are easy, fast and lower in fat! Come join us for this bounty of vegetables balanced with savory meats and quick sauces. Call 209-728-8853 for reservations and details.