Gold Discovery Day — January 24, 2015
Celebrate Marshall Gold Discovery State Park with historic demonstrations, tours, speakers, and Gold Rush music at this annual commemoration of the discovery of gold in the tailrace of Sutter’s Mill at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, Hwy 49 in Coloma. event website
Coloma Gold Rush Live — October 10 - 11, 2015
Come visit a living history encampment of the Gold Rush era. Pan for gold, listen to music of the miners, and hear the reenactors tell stories of the days of old. Call the museum at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park for more. (530) 622-3470
Historic Holiday Houses — November 27 - 28, 2015
Visit the historic buildings in Coloma and hear its history told by costumed docents. Talk with Santa, play in the snow, and make a wreath for your door. For ticket information for the house tours, call the Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park museum at (530) 622-3470.
Springtime in Coloma - A 49er Extravaganza — May, 2016
Coloma and Marshall Gold Discovery Park are never more beautiful than in the spring. You’re invited to bring the family to the Park this Mother’s Day weekend to explore, picnic, and enjoy a variety of fun events. We’ll have wagon rides all weekend and a 49er tent town where you can step back in time and visit the Saloon or get your photo taken at The Portrait Studio.
This year marks the 125th Anniversary of Marshall’s Monument so there will be a ceremony hosted by the Native Sons and Native Daughters of the Golden West, at the monument on Saturday at 11:00 with a plaque dedication attended by many representatives from both organizations.
On Sunday you can treat your mom, your sweetheart or yourself to a Victorian Tea & Brunch for in the park at 11:00 am. Space is limited, so reserve your table online. We’ll have other great ways to treat your favorite people – pick up a bouquet of flowers in our Flower Shoppe or step into The Sweet Shoppe.
You’re also invited to an old-fashioned church service with hymns and a sermon offered by Reverend Cool at 10:00 on Sunday at the historic Emmanuel Church. The Living History mini Tent City will be part of the event both days from 10:00 – 4:00. For more information, call (530) 344-1895 or (530) 622-3470.