The Heart of the Gold Country

Sunday, December 3, 2017

All day
Before 1am
Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Show

Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Show

1at Weekend
of  December
December 1st, 2nd & 3rd 2017
Friday Noon-9pm
Saturday 10am-9pm
Sunday 10am-3pm
Featuring original watercolor and oil paintings by local artists.
Ceramics, Jewelery, Metal Sculpture, Handcrafted Soap, Tie-Dye, Knitting, Sewing, Pet Gift Baskets, Holiday Items, Food, Beverges, and Much, Much More!
Over 24 Artisans.  Come and meet the artists!
  • Sutter Creek Annual Open House
  • Tree Lighting
  • Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus on Main Street, Friday.
Sutter Creek Auditorium
18 Main Street
Sutter Creek, CA  95685

Information:l Judy, (209) 874-4288 or Patti, (209) 223-2631.

12/03/2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Annual Holiday Bazaar

Annual Holiday Bazaar

1st Sunday of December
Jackson Rancheria is hosting the annual Holiday Bazaar at the Italian Picnic Grounds.
Plenty of holiday cheer, a craft fair including: handmade gifts and treats, complimentary cocoa, cookies, live carolers and crafts for the kids.
Live reindeer and pictures with Santa, a drawing to win a free Christmas tree. Other great prizes!
“The Tribe is pulling out all the stops on an old fashioned, family friendly, four-alarm holiday extravaganza!” said CEO, Rich Hoffman. Admission is free and you won’t want to miss the excitement!
If you or your company would like to be a part of the Holiday Bazaar, contact Natasha Ballew, 209-223-8102, .
Italian Picnic Grounds
581 State Highway 49
Sutter Creek, CA  95685
12/03/2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
"12 Days of Cheer" at Iron Hub Winery

"12 Days of Cheer" at Iron Hub Winery

December 1st-18th
Every Friday through Monday from December 1st through the 18th come up to Iron Hub Winery and join in the CHEER and finish up your holiday shopping for the wine buff on your shopping list, while sipping on our latest vintages or a little Hot Mulled wine.  Pick up a Gift Certificate or give the gift that keeps on giving and give a Inner Circle wine club membership.
For any questions, please reach out to
Iron Hub Winery
12500 Steiner Rd
Plymouth, CA 95669
(209) 245-6307
12/03/2017 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Holiday Adornments Show

Holiday Adornments Show

Saturdays and Sundays only
With this exception: Chistmas Eve, Saturday, 12/24, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
ClosedChristmas Day


AmadorArts’ Holiday Adornments Show and Sale offers a wide variety of clever and affordably-priced gift ideas including ornaments, holiday decorations and cards, jewelry, wearable accessories and much more. Many local artists have been selected. Get a head start on the season because this event opens November 4th and continues through December.

Saturday, November 4th, is not only the 1st Saturday Art Trek Artist Reception from 3-6 pm, but the time to place special orders for Millie Butler’s wreaths for pick-up later.

On Saturday, November 11, the gallery will be open until 7:00 pm because it’s one of the stops on the Winefest.

The extended hours in November and December will be from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm every Saturday and Sunday.

 Usually on weekdays, excluding Wednesdays, the gallery is also open when the admin. office is open, generally 10-3. Best to call ahead.

Remember, AmadorArts members receive 10% discounts, and you can join the day you shop.

Put AmadorArts Gallery on your list of where to holiday shop for unique, affordable items.

Amador County Arts Council
11A Randolph Street 
PO BOX 206
Sutter Creek, Ca 95685
209 267 9038


12/03/2017 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
National Hotel Concert Series

National Hotel Concert Series

1st Sunday of the Month


You are invited to enjoy an afternoon of music at the National Hotel on the first Sunday of the month.

Events are held on the main floor just off the lobby. Tickets are $20, seating is limited.  


Sunday December 3rd
Duo Fado
Melinda Becker, Mezzo Soprano and Jon Mendle, guitar

Performances are 3pm at the Jackson National Hotel
Tickets are $20 at the door. 
Seating is limited to 40 seats. 

If you can’t arrive early, advance & reserved tickets are here:
Sutter Creek Art Gallery 35 Main Street, Sutter Creek (209) 267 0228
Motherlode Music 11310 Prospect Drive #80 (209) 223 4323
(Reserved seats are held until 3:15)

National Hotel
2 Water Street
Jackson, CA


12/03/2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Amador County Concert Band Holiday Concert

Amador County Concert Band Holiday Concert

1st Sunday
The 50-member Amador County Concert Band's Holiday Concert is a free concert with refreshments following.
Established in 2001, the Amador County Community Band gathered local musicians and has since performed in Rancho Cordova, Golden Gate Park, and in 2010 represented Northern California in Washington D.C. at the National Community Concert Band Sousa Festival. In 2011 the band grew to 45 members and was renamed “Amador County Concert Band”; it is an active member of the Sacramento Valley Symphonic Band Association.
The band strives to perform a varied mix of musical styles. They seek to enhance the level of art in our community, to foster the importance of music in one’s own life through performance, to provide an opportunity for our talented youth to grow and perform, and to bring enjoyable and quality music to you, our friends and supporters... looking forward to seeing you at the next performance!
Arrive at the concert a few minutes early for best seating; music begins promptly at 3pm!
Community Church of Pine Grove
14045 Ponderosa Way
Pine Grove, CA  95665
(209) 295-4305
12/03/2017 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Tree of Lights

Tree of Lights

Annually, 1st Sunday in December

12/3/17 5:00pm

Come celebrate the joy of remembrance. Hospice of Amador & Calaveras invites you and your family to celebrate the life of someone you love and provides the opportunity to stand with others and honor the memory of your loved ones who have gone before us. These one-hour celebrations

For each $10 donation Hospice will place a light on the Tree of Lights and list the name of the person(s) you wish to remember on a memorial board at the site.
Tree lighting festivities begin at 5:00 pm and include music, a celebration candle lighting, lighting of the tree, and refreshments.
Hospice of Amador
10776 Argonaut Lane
Jackson CA  95642
12/03/2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Full Moon Snowshoe Trek

Full Moon Snowshoe Trek

December 3rd 2017
January 1st 2018
January 31st 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Full Moon Snowshoe Treks - Hoot 'n Howl at the Moon!
Each month Kirkwood Cross-Country hosts a full moon snow shoe hike, a moon light expedition!
There is nothing more unique and beautiful than the light of the full moon reflecting of the snow.
Reservations required - (209) 258-7248
Cost: $25 (plus $5 snowshoe rental)
Kirkwood Cross Country and Snowshoe Center
State Highway 88 near the intersection of Kirkwood Meadows Drive
Kirkwood, CA  95663
12/03/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm