Community Calendar

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September 2019

August 30 – September 1

Plumas Homegrown Americana Festival. Plumas Sierra County Fairgrounds. 204 Fairgrounds Rd., Quincy. For more information, call 530-283-6272.

August 31 – September 2

Garden Model Railroad Exhibition. 70155 Woodside Dr., Blairsden. Trains and Travel International invite you to enjoy a working G-scale model railroad in action. For more information, email

September 5

Plumas-Sierra Rural Electric Cooperative Annual Member Meeting. Sierra Valley Grange, 92202 Highway 70, Vinton. For more information, call 530-832-4261.

September 6

Artist’s Opening Reception. Main Street Artists Gallery. 436 Main St., Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Reception for featured artist, meet the artist and enjoy drinks and nibbles at Quincy’s artist co-op gallery. For more information, call (530) 283-1909.

Artist’s Opening Reception. Plumas Arts Gallery. 525 Main St., Quincy. 5 to 7 p.m. Plumas Arts Gallery welcomes a new exhibition. Meet the artist and enjoy light refreshments. For more information, call (530) 283-3402.

September 7

Calpine Marketplace. Corner of Calpine Rd. and Highway 89. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vendors, arts and crafts, food and produce. There will be a BBQ with live music and raffle items. For more information, call 530-562-7736.

September 11

Wild and Scenic Film Festival. Town Hall Theatre. 469 Main St., Quincy. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. A one evening show of 14 films. The premiere environmental film festival. Snacks and drinks available at the event. For more information, visit

September 21

Chimney Fund Chili Cook-Off. Iron Horse Saloon. 320 Ash St., Westwood. For more information, call 530-256-2621.

September 28

Sierra Valley Art and Ag Trail. A free self-guided tour of market farms and working ranches (many featuring 100+ year old dairy barns) and other historic buildings where local artists and their works of every color are hosted for the day. Start the day at one of three “Trailhead” information centers located near entry points to the Sierra Valley. Dinner 4 to 6 p.m. For more information, visit

September 29

High Sierra Animal Rescue Duffers for Dogs. Whitehawk Ranch. 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 530-832-4727.

October 2019

October 12

Oktoberfest and Street Fair. Main Street, Sierra City. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Music, magic, crafts, brauts and sauerkraut along with fresh squeezed apple cider. For more information, call 530-862-9009.