Murphys, CA…Planning to spend a Saturday shopping in Murphys, try out the new Saturday Hopper bus service running between Valley Springs and Murphys. It pays to shop local. Creative Cookware offers Calaveras and Tuolumne residents a 10% discount on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Discount is given when payment is made using cash or check with proof of residency; does not apply to items on sale and cannot be combined with other discount programs. Open daily 10am-5pm. Locals Day at His & Hers – Every Thursday Calaveras County residents receive 10% off entire purchase at His & Hers! Just come in to shop on Thursday and let us know you are a local to receive your discount on antiques,cigars, military surplus and more!
Local Days at Zucca Mountain Vineyards – Join us every Tuesday and Wednesday for 10% off wine purchases
for residents in Calaveras, Tuolumne, and Amador counties at Zucca. Open 12-5 pm | 209-728-1623
Fridays at Alchemy – Matt Cullen delivers style with pop, country and jazz vocal performances every Friday on the patio from 5:30-8 pm. The music is free, and there’s room to dance. Call 209-728-0700 or visit www.mattcullenonline.com for more information.
Fridays and Saturdays at Zucca Tasting Room – “Zucca After Hours” is open 5-8 pm. If you’re looking for acozy spot to enjoy a glass of wine on a Friday or Saturday night, the Zucca garden is your place. We alwayswelcome your picnic items or takeout from area restaurants.
Saturdays in Murphys – Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Murphys are available at no charge (donations
gratefully accepted) on Saturday mornings at 10am leaving from the Old Timers Museum. Please contact Jo
Sanders at 209-728-3072 to confirm dates and times or make arrangements for large groups.
December 13, 2016 – Winemakers Night at Alchemy with Jerry McKay – Tuesday night from 4:30 to 7:30
pm enjoy a featured wine, a great meal and live music on the patio from 5:30-8 pm. Call 209.728.0700 for reservations.
December 13, 2016 – Tuesdays at Rob’s Place – Weekly Specials & Live Music with Nicholas Lefler from
6-8 pm. Call 209-813-7003 for reservations and information.
December 14, 2016 – Ras Beekan Dan at Murphys Irish Pub – 6pm
December 15, 2016 – Wines of the World – The Annual Bubbly Version – Calaveras Winegrape Alliance (CWA) invites you to join us for Wines of the World – Bubbles with Steve. Steve Collum, of Vineyard Concepts, will take you on a tour of the Champagne Region of France.Reservations are required, and seating is extremely limited, no tickets will be sold at the door. Murphys Historic Hotel will host us in the Mark Twain Ballroom from 5:30 to 7pm. Contact Carrie at 209-728-9467.
December 15, 2016 – Thursdays at the Murphys Hotel – Karaoke in
the Saloon from 8:30 to Midnight.
December 16, 2016 – Live Music at Alchemy from 5:30-8pm
December 16, 2016 – Sip ‘n Paint at Milliaire Winery – Join us for a little paint, a little wine & a whole lot of fun from 6-9pm! With the expert guidance of local artist Mary Sexton, we will create our very own magnificent 16×20 paintings while enjoying delicious Milliaire wines. Visit our website or follow us on Facebook @MilliaireWinery to discover what Winter-themed painting we’ll be creating during the December party! Space is limited so purchase your tickets before it’s too late!
December 17, 2016 – The Highway 4 Blues Band at the Lucky Penny – Come on out to The Lucky Penny for
a spectacular night of the rockin blues of HWY 4 Blues Band! Dancing and good times will be had! Come early for dinner, stay for the dancing and cocktails. 21+, No Cover
December 17, 2016 – Magnolia Rhythm Trio at Stevenot Tasting Room – 5pm
December 17, 2016 – Guided Hikes in Big Trees State Park – North Grove Guided Tours – Guided walks of
the North Grove are held on Saturday at 1 pm. The walk is 1.5 to 2 hours. Meet in front of the Visitor Center. Bring water and your comfortable shoes. Visit bigtrees.org/ for more information.
December 18 2016 – 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.