~ Out & About Weekend Edition ~

Covering Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, Eastern Madera County, 
Tuolumne County and Calaveras County

Official Yosemite Guide:
October 4 - December 5, 2017
('Click' link above to see large PDF file)

Your Event Not Listed?...  Just send us an Email: Sierra Sun Times
(The weekend edition is usually up-dated on the Wednesday before the weekend)

Mariposa County 

BINGO first Friday of every month
'Click' for more information
See you at BINGO!

Coulterville Happenings
Weekly: “Dine at the V”
Dinner $6, served 6-7 p.m. every Wednesday at the Tom Jenkins VFW Post #9454, 5019 Main St., Coulterville
Monthly: Northern Mariposa County History Center (NMCHC) Fund Raising Breakfasts
 Held the second Sunday of every month. Enjoy breakfast from 8 ‘till 11 a.m.
Call 209-878-3750 or go online to: CoultervilleHistoryCenter.org for additional information.

Upcoming 2017 Sunday Breakfast Dates:
November 12, December 10

Mariposa Farmers Market
Wednesdays through the end of October


Tree mortality continues to be a problem throughout the Sierra foothills. Years of drought,
followed by last winter’s heavy rains and the current fire season have led to
catastrophic effects on the ecology of the region, especially trees

10 21 17 Raymond Old West FestGeoff and Tammy Tipton present the 1st Annual Raymond Old West Fest.
Cowboy Western Music Festival honoring early California through music, poetry, art and story-telling.
Featured Acts include: Dave Stamey, Jack Hannah, Gary Gragnani, Nancy Lee and Gary Robertson.

Saturday October 21
Gates Open at 3:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.  Tickets on sale for $25

Raymond Museum Amphitheatre located at 31956 Rd. 608 in Raymond

The Raymond Old West Fest is celebrating Raymond’s unique contribution to the history of early California.
Proceeds benefit Raymond 4-H, Raymond Museum and the Raymond-Knowles Elementary School.

You’ll hear some of the best cowboy singers alive today, along with story tellers, and poetry.
Western art will be on display as well as silverwork, leather goods and local Native American art.
Plus Dutch ovens on display and a silent auction.
For More details please visit: RaymondOldWestFest.com

Ballroom Dancing

Tomas Evangelista and Doris Romero, founding members of California Dreamers, will be
joined by Dreamer Kimberly Galindo to tell their stories, talk about DACA and immigration
issues, and answer questions at the next Progressive Mariposa General Meeting.

The meeting will be held on Sunday, October 22 from
10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the Miner’s Roadhouse 140...

10 22 17 Tractor Pull

SPCA Kitty
     SPCA Hours & Days of Operation:     
Tuesday through Saturday
Adoption: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Yard Sale - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
“Please Spay and Neuter Your Pets”
  Mention above AD for a Discount  
 Free coffee every Saturday morning when you shop at the SPCA Yard Sale.
 Go into the shelter office and enjoy a cup!

You can help the shelter animals by donating items to the “forever” yard sale located at the shelter. 
For drop off, items must be in working condition, and clothes must be clean. 
Located at 5599 Highway 49 North just before the county recycling center. 
Every day, folks drop off really cool stuff and we offer them for sale at bargain prices. 
So, come by and shop till you drop! 

This is a real shopper’s paradise! For more info call the shelter at 209-966-5275.
   ~ Upcoming Events ~    
21st Annual Gold Rush
Art Show & Sale Reception on
Sunday, November 5
2017GRASposter ad


Eastern Madera County, Oakhurst & North Fork 

Yosemite Renaissance 32 logo
Yosemite Renaissance 32 bear smSaturday, October 14 through Sunday, November 26
~ Reception on Saturday, October 21 - 4:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.~

Yosemite Renaissance is an annual exhibit that presents diverse artistic interpretations
of Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada. This year, 65 works were selected from 846 entries.
The exhibit includes paintings, sculpture, textiles, photographs and
3-dimensional works by artists from across the country.

Gallery 5, Yosemite Gateway Gallery Row, 40982 Hwy 41, Oakhurst
For more information visit: YosemiteRenaissance.org

Sierra Meadows 2017 Concert Series:
The Trespassers
 Friday, October 20
Food & Drink start at
6:00 p.m., concert at 7:30 p.m.
Veteran bluegrass wizards who mix it up with a little rock, blues, gypsy jazz and country.
The Trespassers have been playing original, string band music together for over eleven years.
They are most often described as a Bluegrass band, but their influence stems from many genres...

- this event will be held outdoors behind the clubhouse -

Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door.
'Click' here to purchase your tickets

Sierra Meadows website
See Map: Sierra Meadows at 46516 Opah Drive in Ahwahnee

10 21 17 Book Sale
   ~ Upcoming Events     
Calaveras County/ Angels Camp/ Murphy's

Calaveras County Visitors Bureau

Tuolumne County/ Sonora/ Groveland

Tuolumne County Upcoming Events