Wanna Be A Judge? Fair Judging Of Preserved Foods Workshop

Wanna Be A Judge? Fair Judging  Of Preserved Foods Workshop

Sacramento, CA…In this all day workshop you will learn the guidelines to judging preserved foods at fairs and other competitive events. The rules used at our California State Fair will be presented and discussed. There will also be a lab where you will actually participate in judging preserved foods with our instructors nearby to help […]

New President & VP Of Calaveras County Fair Board Elected

New President & VP Of Calaveras County Fair Board Elected

Angels Camp, CA…At the November 2016 meeting of the Calaveras County Fair board of directors, members elected their officers for 2017. President elect is Gay Callan. Gay has served on the board since 1992. She has served in many capacities including president and vice president. Talibah Al Rafiq was elected vice president. Talibah has been […]

City Of Angels Coucil Meeting & Reintroduction To Regulating Smoking Within City Limits

City Of Angels Coucil Meeting & Reintroduction To Regulating Smoking Within City Limits

Angels Camp, CA…The City of Angels city council will be hosting a regular meeting on October 4th, 2016. One item up for review and discussion is the reintroduction of ordinance number 478 which regulates smoking within city limits and the conditions for the establishment of smoking outposts. This meeting will be held at The Angels […]

Contest: Theme Needed For The Calaveras County Fair And Famous Jumping Frog Jubilee

Contest: Theme Needed For The Calaveras County Fair And Famous Jumping Frog Jubilee

Angels Camp, CA…The Calaveras County Fair Board of Directors is seeking a theme for the 2017 Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee, May 18-21. The theme ideas can be centered around the following: Calaveras County History Country living Frog Jump Mark Twain Rodeo Recreation Agricultural Commodities, such as poultry, cattle etc. Fairs Any other […]

Another Successful Fair & Frog Jump Jubilee!! Livestock Auction Brings In Over $500,000

Another Successful Fair & Frog Jump Jubilee!!  Livestock Auction Brings In Over $500,000

Frogtown, USA…A bit of a summary on this year’s Fair & Frog Jump “Thanks to everyone who came out and made our Fair awesome! Here are some of the highlights: Our Frog Jump winner was Morgan Kitchell and her frog, Ribbit This, with a final jump of 20′ 2 3/4″. The Livestock Auction brought in […]

Morgan Kitchell Takes The 2016 Frog Jump!! “Ribbit This” Jumps 20ft 2 & ¾ Inches

Morgan Kitchell Takes The 2016 Frog Jump!!  “Ribbit This” Jumps 20ft 2 & ¾ Inches

Frogtown, USA….The Morgan Kitchell of the famous Frog Jumping Kitchell family takes the 2016 Calaveras County International Frog Jump Championships. The Kitchell family has been on a roll the last few years. Mother Laura Kitchell started the roll then Riley Kitchell took top honors twice and now his wife Morgan Kitchell in 2016. Several of […]

Sunday Is Jumpin’ With Things To Do! Will Rosie’s Record Hold?

Sunday Is Jumpin’ With Things To Do!  Will Rosie’s Record Hold?

Frogtown, CA…Sunday is jumpin’ with things to do! 9AM – Junior Livestock Auction down in Tower Pavilion and Swine Ring, come on down and support our local youth! 10AM – Booths and buildings open up, Barrel of Monkeez opens, Barnyard Adventures opens 12PM – Both Carnivals open up, Best of Calaveras performs out on the […]

Hero’s Day at Fair, Tribute To Veterans, CCPRA Rodeo, Tribute To Journey & More!!

Hero’s Day at Fair, Tribute To Veterans, CCPRA Rodeo, Tribute To Journey & More!!

Frogtown, USA….Saturday is jam-packed with events for everyone! 8AM – Gates open, the Frogtown Stampede begins in the arena 9:30AM – The frog jumping begins! 10AM – Youth Talent Show on the Main Stage 12PM – Arm Wrestling Competition on the Lawn Stage 1PM – On-site floral arranging, large animal round-robin in the Barns, 2PM […]

Makayla Ruthrauff Is Miss Calaveras 2016! Her court is Sierra Stackpole & Brighton Hamari. Full Video & Photos

Makayla Ruthrauff Is Miss Calaveras 2016!   Her court is Sierra Stackpole &  Brighton Hamari.  Full Video & Photos

Frogtown, USA…The 2016 Miss Calaveras Is….Makayla Ruthrauff and her court is Sierra Stackpole & Brighton Hamari. Miss Ruthrauff follows in the royal footsteps of her mother and sister. The Miss Calaveras competition for 2016 was a great show and great group of young ladies. Taking the stage for Miss Calaveras were Macy Breaux (Bret Harte), […]

2016 Fair & Frog Jump Jubilee Dedicated To The Whittle Family

2016 Fair & Frog Jump Jubilee Dedicated To The Whittle Family

Frogtown, CA…Each year the Fair board selects a family and or organization to dedicate the annual fair to. This year the Fair has selected the Don and Nancy Whittle family. The Whittles have made significant contributions to the Fair. Nancy serving as the Junior Livestock Secretary for several years. Supporting the Fair as auction buyers […]

The 2016 Frog Jump Youth Parade Pictures & Video

The 2016 Frog Jump Youth Parade Pictures & Video

Angels Camp, CA…The Annual Frog Jump Youth Parade was today and we have pictures & video below! The Parade, which is put on by Soroptimist International of Calaveras County and sponsored by Century 21 Sierra Properties always takes place on the first day of the fair. Individuals, pairs, and groups/clubs were all invited to take […]

The 2016 Frog Jump Youth Parade Pictures & Video

The 2016 Frog Jump Youth Parade Pictures & Video

Angels Camp, CA…The Annual Frog Jump Youth Parade was today and we have pictures & video below! The Parade, which is put on by Soroptimist International of Calaveras County and sponsored by Century 21 Sierra Properties always takes place on the first day of the fair. Individuals, pairs, and groups/clubs were all invited to take […]

The Big Buildup Is Complete & Now Will Rosie’s Record Stand

The Big Buildup Is Complete & Now Will Rosie’s Record Stand

Frogtown, USA….The 2016 Calaveras County Fair & Frog Jump Jubilee is underway. In the weeks leading up to the event there are several sanctioned Frog Jumps were people can qualify for the International Frog Jump Finals on Sunday at the fair. Below are photos from the Government Jump in San Andreas and a few photos […]

The Saddle Queen Competition Gallups Into The Arena On Day One Of Fair

The Saddle Queen Competition Gallups Into The Arena On Day One Of Fair

Angels Camp, CA…Galluping into the Arena at 2 P.M. on the opening day of the Fair for the Saddle Queen competition will be: Callie Fischer (Calaveras), Christa Gillio (Calaveras), Gracie Granam (Bret Harte), Melanie Nelson (Bret Harte), and Samantha Smith (Bret Harte). This is a great test of skill, poise and drive for our young […]

Reminder..”The Big Kick Off To The Fair” Mixer Is Tonight

Reminder..”The Big Kick Off To The Fair” Mixer Is Tonight

Angels Camp, CA…(Frogtown, USA)…The Calaveras County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce its May Mixer will once again be hosted by the Calaveras County Fairground as a “Kick Off to the Fair”. This mixer will be on May 12th from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds Ranch House located at 2465 Gun […]

Free Fair Shuttle Now Serving Murphys and Arnold! Calaveras Transit Will Take You To The Jumping Frog Jubilee.

Free Fair Shuttle Now Serving Murphys and Arnold! Calaveras Transit Will Take You To The Jumping Frog Jubilee.

Angels Camp, CA…(Frogtown, USA)…New service this year: Calaveras Transit will take residents of Murphys and Arnold to the fair for FREE on Saturday, May 21! The bus will stop at the Arnold Library on Blagen Road, at Big Trees Market, and at Murphys Suites. Fair goers from Valley Springs also have a free shuttle available […]

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