February 14, 2018 – Valentines Day Dinner at Alchemy – Join us on Valentine’s Day for a special dinner prepared by Chef. We are not usually open on Wednesdays but we can’t miss Valentines Day! Regular menu is available also. Music by Vince Arelli from 5:30-8:00pm. Call (209) 728-0700 for reservations.

February 15, 2018 – Wines of the World at the Murphys Historic Hotel – The Taste of Italy – Wines of the World Educational Series kicks off next Thursday, February 18th at 6pm and will be held in the Grand Ballroom of The Murphys Historic Hotel. Taste wines from around the globe and enjoy light bites while learning about International wine regions from a Certified Sommelier. Tickets at calaveraswinealliance.ticketspice.com/wines-of-the-world.

February 16, 2018 – Russ & Vicki Camp Live at the Lucky Penny – Come out to The Lucky Penny for a very special Friday night of acoustic music featuring Russ and Vicki Camp! Make a reservation for dinner and enjoy a great night out! (209) 890-3122

February 17, 2018 – Murphys Senior Center Valentines Dance with Almost Blue at the Murphys Masonic Hall – Almost Blue performs for Murphys Seniors Dance. Dance the night away with music from The Great American Songbook from 5:30-8pm! Tickets are available at the Murphys Senior Citizens Center. Refreshments will be available. Call 209-728-1672 for more information.

February 17, 2018 – Cool Beans Band at the Lucky Penny – Calling all ladies… This night is all about you! Enjoy a much-needed glass of wine with your gal pals for a good cause. Admission is $10 with proceeds benefiting the Bret Harte Aquatic Center. PS: Did we mention there will be shopping? Browse from select vendors and take home a little something for yourself. Or a whole lot. We don’t judge.

February 17, 2018 – Silent Movie Night at Ironstone Vineyards – Join us for dinner and a show, as Silent Movie Night returns with Doubling For Romeo. Slim Cody (Will Rodgers) works in the movie industry, doubling for the performers. He has a dream in which he portrays Romeo in a movie version of “Romeo and Juliet,” and arranges for someone to double for him when the fight scenes get scary… Featuring Guest Host extraordinaire, Matias Bombal, and Dave Moreno on the Alhambra Pipe Organ. Buffet dinner, popcorn, and show for just $35 per person. Limited seating available. To reserve your spot, contact (209) 728-1251. 6pm.

February 17, 2018 – Guided Hikes of the North Grove at Big Trees State Park – Meet at the Warming Hut a little before 1 pm to enjoy a walk or snowshoe hike (weather dependent) around the North Grove lead by one of the Park’s talented docents. The walk usually is about 2 hours.  Bring water. Please call 209-795-3840 for current weather and trail conditions. Snow shoes are available for the first 30 adults and children, or you can bring your own. Experience on snowshoes is not required as the group stays together and hikes at an easy pace. Children are welcome when accompanied by an adult. On the walk, you’ll learn about how nature’s critters and plants adapt to winter, and have opportunities for picture taking. Hike is free, entry fee into park applies. Visit bigtrees.org/ for more information.

February 17, 2018 – Chorizo Tasting at Bodega del Sur – Sample various Salvadorian chorizo from Artesana Sausage whose owners will be visiting Murphys for President’s Day Wine Weekend Saturday and offering their artisanal products on Bodega del Sur Winery Patio.

February 17, 2018 – Love the Forest Concert – Mark your calendars for the 16th annual Love the Forest Concert at our New Location at the Outer Aisle in Murphys, Saturday, February 17, beginning at 7pm.  This year the concert will feature the Bill Welles Band and Nathan Ignacio. Tickets available in Murphys at Sustenance Books, SNAC & Murphys Music Company.

February 18, 2018 – Pancake Breakfast at the Native Sons Hall – Native Sons of the Golden West Monthly Breakfast – Chispa Parlor #139 of the Native Sons of the Golden West will serve an All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast at the Native Sons Hall from 7:30 to 11:30 am. Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, orange juice, coffee and hot chocolate will be served. The breakfast is served on the third Sunday of each month. For more information, call 209-728-8902.

And…it’s President’s Day Wine Weekend!