*Open Mic from 8 to midnight every Friday at Northern Delights Coffeehouse, 7091 Highway 3, Hayfork. Taylor house guitar and a drum kit available; they try to accommodate everyone. Kid-friendly.
*Trinity County Farmers Markets: Weaverville, 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Lowden Park; Hayfork, 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays, Hayfork Park.
*Trinity Alps Golf Association, weekly 18-hole tournament every Friday morning at 9 a.m., Trinity Alps Golf Course in Weaverville. All golfers with an established handicap are welcome.
*Open Mic at Tangle Blue Saloon, 160 Nugget Lane, Weaverville, hosted by Taylor Asiong Aglipay. First Friday of every month, starts at 7 p.m., goes late. All ages until 8:30 p.m. Guitar and microphone provided. No cover charge.
*Coffee and Classics, 9 to 11 a.m. first Sunday of every month. Park on the Main Street of oldtown Weaverville. Any make, model, finished or not. Come talk cars and check out the cool rides and enjoy some coffee and doughnuts in front of The New York Saloon. Gabe Donnelson at 770-710-4387.
*VFW Post 7705 serves up a monthly breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on the third Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Hall, Weaverville. Cost is $6 a plate. The public is invited.
*VFW Community Breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m. on the third Saturday at the VFW Hall, Hayfork. $10.
*Lewiston Lions’ “Third Saturday of the Month Breakfast,” starting at 8 a.m. at the Lewiston Community Center. All breakfasts include coffee and orange juice for just $7.
Aug. 16: Bunko at the Junction City Community Center, Dutch Creek Road, sponsored by the Junction City Fire Jills. $15. Cash prizes. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Aug. 16: Cold Sweat, 8:30 p.m. at the Lewiston Hotel, 125 Deadwood Road, Lewiston.
Aug. 17: 23rd annual BridgeFest fundraiser for the Bridgeville Community Center, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., join in the “Alien and Human Games” on and around the old historic bridge. Mile 24, Highway 36, look for the flags! For saucer regulations and info bridgevillecommunitycenter.org.
Aug. 30-31: 25th annual Ruth Lake Summer Festival, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days at the Ruth Recreation Campground. Kids' activities, live music, food and craft vendors.
Aug. 31: Free Fishing Day in California; anyone can try their hand at angling – no fishing license required.
Aug. 31: Hyampom Good Times Fair, noon to dark-thirty, Hyampom Community Hall; BBQ dinner, craft and food vendors, hayrides, live music with Merit Parcel 2 to 4 p.m. and Sid Walker and Groovestruck 7 p.m. until close.
Aug. 31: 59th annual Bigfoot Daze Celebration, Willow Creek.
Sept. 1: Trinity Center Lions BBQ and Fly-in, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Trinity Airport Resort. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. with the opening of the Art and Craft Faire, followed by the BBQ at noon. The band begins at 1 p.m., and the event wraps up at 5 p.m. The band concert is free. BBQ meals are $20 for adults, $8 for kids 6-12, and free for kids under 6. The Lions Bar will be open with beer, wine and soft drinks available to purchase.
Sept. 7: Monthly Art Cruise, downtown Weaverville, 5 to 8 p.m. Receptions for featured artists, refreshments.
Sept. 7: Function at the Junction 5, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the North Fork Grange. Doors open at 6 p.m.; adults $15 each or $25 per couple, children under 13 admitted free. Music, barbecue. Will at 623-0302.
Sept. 13-15: Countywide Yard Sale organized by The Trinity Journal. 623-2055. Listings, maps in Sept. 11 Trinity Journal.
Sept. 14: Annual Trinity River Clean-Up, 9 a.m. at the Pigeon Point Campground. Free barbecue for participants at 3 p.m. after the clean-up. Pigeon Point Campground is 19 miles west of Weaverville on Highway 299.
Sept. 14: Annual Hammer-In, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Willow Creek China Flat Museum, 38949 Highway 299, Willow Creek.
Sept. 14: Mountain Valley Raceway final race of the season, Fan Appreciation Night, 7 p.m., Trinity County Fairgrounds, Hayfork. Spectator fees: adults 18+ $10, seniors (62+) and veterans $8, students 17 and under $5, children 5 and under admitted free.
Sept. 21-22: Peace Weekend, in recognition of U.N. International Day of Peace. Join friends and neighbors to celebrate and generate peace in Weaverville and beyond. Theme: Exploring Paths of Peace. The schedule of events will be announced when confirmed. A free, family-friendly, peace-loving endeavor for sharing our many paths to peace, please join us in keeping the activities joyful, free of alcohol, drugs, and conflict.
Sept. 28: Relay For Life fundraising golf tournament at the Trinity Alps Golf Course in Weaverville. Details to be announced later.
Oct. 4: Trinity High School Homecoming.
Oct. 5: Harvest Festival, sponsored by the North Fork Grange, Highland Art Center meadow, 691 Main St., Weaverville.
Oct. 5: Monthly Art Cruise, downtown Weaverville, 5 to 8 p.m. Receptions for featured artists, refreshments.
Oct. 5: Trinity High Sports Hall of Fame dinner program, 5:30 p.m. at the Trinity Alps Restaurant and Golf Course, Weaverville.
Oct. 11: Douglas City Fire Belles Spaghetti Feed, 4 to 7 p.m. at the Douglas City Firehouse. $10 adults, $5 children, includes pasta, salad, dessert bar and beverage.
Oct. 11: Hayfork High School Homecoming.
Oct. 12: Trinity River Salmon Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Highland Art Center meadow, 691 Main St., Weaverville.
Oct. 12: Book signing, Waights Taylor’s YA novel, "Henry Tuttle: The Boy Who Ran to Glory," 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Tammie's Books, 106 Main St., Weaverville.
Oct. 12: Artists in Action Festival, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., artists demonstrating their art on the sidewalks of Main Street, downtown Weaverville.
Oct. 12: Dutch Oven Cook-off, 1 p.m. at the Jake Jackson Museum, Weaverville.
Oct. 19: Junction City Community BBQ to thank firefighters, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Junction City Community Center, Dutch Creek Road. Free.
Oct. 31: Halloween Bake Sale, Junction City Fire Jills, 9 a.m. to noon in front of the Junction City Store.
Oct. 31: Halloween Bake Sale, Douglas City Fire Belles, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Douglas City Post Office.
Oct. 31: Halloween candy give-away, 5:30 to 7 p.m., downtown Weaverville.
Nov. 2: Ukrainian Egg Decorating Class, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Junction City Community Center, Dutch Creek Road. Sponsored by the Junction City Fire Jills. Bonnie to register, 623-5811.
Nov. 2: Monthly Art Cruise, downtown Weaverville, 5 to 8 p.m. Receptions for featured artists, refreshments.
Nov. 3: Daylight-saving time ends at 2 a.m.
Nov. 8: Bunko at the Junction City Community Center, Dutch Creek Road, sponsored by the Junction City Fire Jills. $15, veterans play free. Cash prizes. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Nov. 9: Christmas Treasures Sale, Douglas City Fire Belles, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Douglas City Firehouse.
Nov. 9: Festival of Light Arts & Crafts Event, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, Weaverville.
Nov. 28: THANKSGIVING DAY
Nov. 29: Mountain Magic Christmas, 1 to 8 p.m. in decorated Weaverville. Shop owners stay open late, with refreshments and special prizes. Santa at the Bandstand.
Nov. 30: Lewiston Fireworks & Bridge Lighting, 3 to 7 p.m., fireworks usually about 5:30. Santa, food and craft vendors, music. www.lewistonsparkies.com or Katie at 778-3307.
Dec. 1: Hayfork Christmas Festival, including a visit from Santa Claus, Christmas tree lighting, music, caroling, holiday vendors and refreshments in the park at 3 p.m. After that it’s the annual Light Parade at 5:45 p.m.
Dec. 7: Douglas City Fire Belles' 40th annual Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Hall, Weaverville. Crafts, baked goods, breakfast and lunch, refreshments and a giant raffle.
Dec. 7: Monthly Art Cruise, downtown Weaverville, 5 to 8 p.m. Receptions for featured artists, refreshments.
Dec. 25: CHRISTMAS DAY
Some dates to be determined
February: Lion Dance at the Weaverville Joss House State Historic Park to celebrate Chinese New Year.
April 4: Dream Makers Gala and Auction, 6 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Hall, Memorial Drive, Weaverville. $75. http://trinitydreammakers.com/
April 18: Trinity Celtic Games, Lee Fong Park.
April 24-26: Countywide Yard Sale organized by The Trinity Journal.
May: The Gala - The Watershed's annual Benefit for Hayfork Youth featuring regional/local wine and craft beer selections, cheeses and other treats selected and served by your favorite artisans. Live music.
May: Frontier Day in downtown Weaverville.
June 6: LaGrange Classic Mountain Bike Race, Weaver Basin Trail System. Start and finish at Lowden Park. More info at www.trinitytrailalliance.com or call 739-2150.
June 12: Hayfork High School graduation.
July 4: INDEPENDENCE DAY. Trinity celebrates July 3-5.
Aug. 7-9: Trinity County Fair at the Fairgrounds in Hayfork, down-home country fair with junior livestock auction, exhibits, car racing, destruction derby, quilt show, games
Sept. 11-13: Countywide Yard Sale organized by The Trinity Journal.
Nov. 26: THANKSGIVING DAY
Dec. 25: CHRISTMAS DAY
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