What's Happening in Amador County California
Plymouth is nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and is located on Historic Highway 49 just south of Placerville.
When you visit Plymouth you can enjoy our beautiful surroundings while visiting the many wineries in the adjacent Amador and El Dorado Wine Country. If you prefer other activities there are historic museums, parks and towns to explore. Lakes and rivers to paddle, hike and fish. Mountians to hike, ski, snowshoe, bike ride and snowmoblie. Arts are alive and well in our area with numerous art galleries, music venues and live theater. Any time of year you will find the perfect adventure in Amador.
Visit www.touramador.com to help with planning your visit and learning about local events.
Dress To The Nines ~ Sunday, February 24 - Taste Restaurat - Dress Up, Dine Out, Donate! Fancy gown? Tux? Red carpet? Dress to walk the red carpet at Taste on Oscar Night- a benefit for Hospice of Amador & Calaveras Taste will donate 9% of your dinner bill to Hospice of Amador & Calaveras!
Behind The Cellar Door ~ Saturday, March 2 & Sunday, March 3 11:00am-4:00pm - Behind the Cellar Door weekend provides the keys to unlock our cellar doors. More than just another food and wine event, Behind the Cellar Door has a slightly more educational focus and is your chance to feel what we feel, do what we do and experience it all with the Amador hospitality we are so proud to share.Experience the art of wine making at Amador Vintners’ Behind the Cellar Door. Buy Tickets
Dandelion Days ~ Saturday, March 16 & Sunday, March 17 8:00am-5:00pm - Main Street Jackson - an outdoor bazaar and flea market featuring antiques, relics and collectibles, arts and crafts,food, street entertainers and a 5K run, called Bunsen to Beaker.
Wildflowers and Wine ~ Sunday, April 7 12pm - 4pm - Enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting, gourmet bites, live music and local goods from vendors throughout Sutter Creek. More Details
August and September every Thursday - Plymouth Community Market in the town park 4pm - 7pm - music, food, produce, crafts, wine and beer tasting
Beginning in March Every Friday and Saturday through October - Tour the historic grounds of the Kennedy Mine in Jackson - Kennedy Gold Mine
Preston Castle in Ione - Tour the majestic site full of mystery and history most Saturdays April - August. Special events throughout the year.
The Second Saturday of each month the Historic Knight's Foundry is open for tours at 10am, 12pm and 2pm