South Fork FilmFest
June 2, 2018
The second annual South Fork film festival will again feature the best of river paddlesports from the Sierra Nevada to the East Coast to exotic international locales. Showcasing work from local amateur filmmakers and accomplished professionals from around the world, South Fork FilmFest will highlight the thrill and joy of whitewater paddling. See our FilmFest trailer on YouTube for an advance look!
FilmFest runs from 5 PM to 10 PM at the Gold Trail Grange in Coloma, CA. Tickets are $5, which includes a drink ticket, and from 5 to 6 PM children under 12 are free. There will be food for sale and a variety of beverages. Proceeds go to maintaining the Grange as a Coloma-Lotus community hall and restoring the Grange riverfront.Learn More
July 24th, 2018
Bridgefest will be a festive gathering to celebrate the completion of the Highway 49 Bridge and the wonderful communities of Coloma and Lotus. Join us at Earthtrek Campground from 6-10 PM for good food, beer, wine, music and company!
Funds raised from Bridgefest will go toward the Community Art Work Project that will be installed on the new retaining wall at Lotus Road and Hwy 49. Come see the preliminary design ideas and help support an exciting art sculpture partially made out of rebar from the old bridge.
Returning favorites from The American River Music Fest “The Mandy Fer and Dave McGraw Band” will be providing us with some wonderful tunes. You can see more about this great band HERE
Coloma Gold Rush Live
October 12-14, 2018
Come visit a living history encampment of the Gold Rush era. Pan for gold, listen to music of the miners, and hear the re-enactors tell stories of the days of old. Call the museum at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park for more. (530) 622-3470Learn More