Friday November 25, skip the lines and hassle of Black Friday at the mall and head out with your gift list for the annual “Plaid Friday Amador” kick-off to the shopping season!  Enjoy “Plaid Only” discounts when you wear plaid and shop in friendly local businesses. Throw on that plaid scarf, grab your best deal-loving-shop-till-you-drop friends and get the Plaid Friday shopping guide to discounts at www.VisitAmador.com. Sponsored by the Amador Council of Tourism and the Amador Co. Chamber of Commerce. 

"Thank you for the best holiday shopping experience ever! People were friendly, vendors went all out. Much better than the malls!"  Chris and friends.     

 

DON'T MISS THE VETERAN'S DAY PARADE! Honor our veterans and all those serving our country at the American Legion Post 108 Veteran's Day Parade, November 11, 10 am on Main Street Jackson. More information: Charline Buckley, 296-4438. 

 

 

Main Street Theatre Works (MSTW) is pleased to present Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at the Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre in Jackson.

Playwright Christopher Durang takes themes and characters from Chekhov plays and puts them in a comic blender. Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike runs every Friday and Saturday night, August 7th – September 5th. Doors open at 6:30 for picnics; show starts at 8:00pm. Patrons are encouraged to come early with their picnic dinners, chairs and jackets. The Kennedy Mine Amphitheatre is located at 1127 North Main Street in Jackson.

Antique Musical Organ Rally -- Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 24 – 25 2016. Experience the music of yesteryear! Unusual musical organs from all over the country and their colorful owners, performing on Main Street, Saturday and Sunday. Free indoor concert at Jackson United Methodist Church on Sunday. A one-of-a-kind opportunity for the whole family! Free, on Main Street, Jackson.

Sat: 10 am – 4 pm, throughout Main Street, Jackson

Sun: 10 am – noon, Main Street. 1 pm, Concert at Jackson Methodist Church, 120 Church St, Jackson


 

The Kit Carson Mountain Men Wagon Train and Days of 49 Celebration, April. 27 – 30, 2017, brings Gold Rush history alive in charming, historic Amador County.

An authentic wagon train of 15 horse-drawn covered wagons will embark on a 4-day journey from Plymouth, CA, through the Highway 49 towns of Drytown, Amador City and Sutter Creek, to Jackson for a celebration of California’s pioneer heritage.            

The colorful Kit Carson Mountain Men will rendezvous for their fourth living history wagon train re-enactment through the Gold Country, when everyone is invited to visit with horse-men and -women at stops and encampments along the way.

The public is invited to join the wagon train each afternoon and evening for barbecue dinners and casual entertainment. Admission is free to all events.