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.
November 27 - Bordeaux Class and Tasting at Taste Restaurant and Wine Bar - Jean Luc joins us for an enchanting evening with Bordeaux wines and tasty treats from the Taste Culinary team 6pm - 7:30 pm $45 per person. Call (209) 245-3463 to reserve your space. Click here for details
December 1 - December 16 - A Christmas Carol - the classic will take the stage at Baker Street West in Jackson. For tickets and schedule visit Baker Street West
December 1 - Annual Mother Lode Scot's Walk in Volcano, A candlelight parade (made up of you and your friends) accompanied by bagpipes through the town of pop. 103 concludes at St. Bernards Church with a blessing and caroling. Join the Scot's at the town hall following the walk for a soup and stew potluck. Parade begins at 5:30. Bring your candle and bundle up.
December 1 - Calico Christmas - Amador City - a holiday open house in one of the smallest incorporated cities in Calfornia. Caroling and small town hospitality will abound.
December 1 - Amador Artisan's Craft & Wine Walk - Sutter Creek - twenty artisans, eleven wine tasting rooms, shop local, holiday cheer local. You will be glad you did.
December 6 - Dinner with Duckhorn Vineyards at Taste Restaurant and Wine Bar - limited seating for this exclusive dinner. Give yourself a holiday treat with Duckhorn and Taste. Tickets and Menu
December 11 - Victoria Carolers Dinner with Baker Street West and the National Hotel. Details here
December 15 - Parade of Lights downtown Sutter Creek - 6:30 pm. Details here
December 20 - Amador vs. Old World Wine Dinner - Amador wines and Kermit Lynch portfolio wines go head to head in a knock down drag out fight to dessert. There is sure to be some great debate and delicious food. The contenders will take the stage at Taste Restaurant and Wine Bar. Seating is limited, fun is not.
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