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Events Calendar

It’s easy to include nonprofit, fundraising, educational or charity events in the Plumas County Calendar of Events:

Simply drop off the information at one of our offices, call our Quincy office at 283-0800 or use this form. We will include the event name, location, date, time, contact information and details as space permits. Events hosted by individual businesses that advertise them in the newspaper may also be included in the calendar.

Wed, Sep 11

Lake Almanor:

If you like to play bridge, please come join us. Party Bridge on the Peninsula, Duplicate Bridge in Chester. Varying days and locations. Call Mary Lou Howard, 259-5664.


12th annual South Yuba River Citizens League’s Wild & Scenic Environmental Film Festival, a one-evening showing of 14 films at Town Hall Theatre, 469 Main St. Doors open 6 p.m., show from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Quincy Community Supper, Fellowship Hall Community United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St. Doors open 5 p.m. and supper is served 6 p.m. sharp. Every Wednesday. Free to public, donations are accepted.

Fri, Sep 13


Final market of season! Gary Romano with Sierra Valley Farms, 1329 County Road A-23, holds Farmers Market every Friday, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. For information, call 832-0114.


Greenhorn Ranch presents last Summer BBQ! Beginning at 5:30 p.m. Call to reserve a spot: 283-0930. 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road.


Skateboard Tour Afterparty, begins 9 p.m., at Main Street Sports Bar & Lounge, 395 Main St. Free event featuring Sick! Sick! Sick! and AZ Redsmoke with special guests Mista Unknown & BK.


Words & Music Open Mic, 7 – 9 p.m., at Blue Ox Coffee, 313 Birch St. For information, call 375-7448.

Sat, Sep 14


33rd annual Street Rod Extravaganza sponsored by Almanor Recreation and Park District in Chester Community Park, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sat – Sun, Sep 14 – 15

Lake Almanor:

“Wheel Around Lake Almanor” bike ride and dinner. Sat.: dinner begins at 5 p.m. at the Lake Almanor Elks Lodge. Sun.: Breakfast at 7 a.m., with race starting at 9 a.m., lunch included. For information, call Terry Parsons, 258-9447.

Sun, Sep 15


Celebrate Old Town Portola Event Center with the Reno Bad Boys featuring Chris David and Jackie Landrum kicking off a country music show at 5 p.m. Attendees are invited to arrive early and utilize provided seating, with no-host food catered by Lena’s Cantina and no-host bar by the Rotary Club of Portola available for purchase, 4 – 6 p.m. Admission is free.


“There’s A Poet Inside You” Writing Workshop presented by Jeanne Rana. Workshop will guide you to access your creative, imaginative self and requires no previous writing experience. At Plumas Arts Gallery, 525 Main St. Call Plumas Arts at 283-3402 or email to register.

Tue, Sep 17


Lost Sierra Composite Mountain Bike team sign-ups and information for potential mountain bikers in grades sixth–12th for 2019 season, at Quincy Jr./Sr. High School, room 6, at 6 p.m.

Wed, Sep 18


Open House at Feather River Adult Education Consortium, 501 Main St., 4 – 6 p.m. Tour facility, enjoy refreshments, learn about the program. Classes begin Sept. 10. For information, or to enroll, drop by office of call 293-6500 ext. 5268.

Thu, Sep 19


Plumas County Democratic Central Committee conducts regular business meeting, 6:30 – 8 p.m., at Plumas County Library, 445 Jackson St. All are welcome to attend.

Community Talk: Author Brian Fies presents a community talk at the Town Hall Theatre, 469 Main St., on his book “A Fire Story,” 7 p.m., sponsored by FRC’s English Department and the First Year Experience program.

Fri, Sep 20


Graeagle Fire Protection District Firewise Community sponsors talk on homeowners insurance at Graeagle Fire Hall , 7620 CA-89, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Admission is free.


Community Resource Summit for Faith-based Leaders at Community United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., 10 a.m. – noon. To RSVP, call 283-1740 or email

Fri – Sat, Sep 20 – 21


Plumas PRIDE Events. Fri.: Pre-PRIDE Block Party, 6 p.m. at The Drunk Brush and the Knook, Grover’s Alley. Family friendly. Sat.: Main PRIDE Event. Parade in downtown Quincy, 1 p.m.; PRIDE Festival at Courthouse Lawn and Dame Shirley Plaza, 2 p.m.; Drag Show at Main Street Sports Bar. 9 p.m. Ages 21+.

Sat, Sep 21


Chester Community Chorus holds annual dinner fundraiser, Lake Almanor Elks Lodge, 164 Main St. Doors open 6 p.m. Tickets available at Lassen Gifts. For information, call Barbara MacArthur, 259-3381.


Women of Worship hosts women’s gathering and brunch at  the First Baptist Church, 74 Reese St., 10 a.m. – noon. Guest speakers. For information and to RSVP, call Linda, 283-3989.


Chimney Fund/Westwood 27th annual Chili Cook-Off at Iron Horse Saloon. Music, drawings, chili tasting, kids’ games face painting and more. For information, call 339-6878.

Sun, Sep 22


Plumas-Sierra Political Coalition sponsors Community Climate Change Event, 1 – 3 p.m., on courthouse steps. Event will coincide with the worldwide global “Climate Strike” scheduled Sept. 20 through 27.

Tue, Sep 24


Plumas Historic Lodge F. & A. M. (Masonic Temple) located on Harbison Street across from the public library hosts open house, 5 – 7 p.m. Light refreshments will be available.

Sat, Sep 28


43rd  annual Italian Dinner, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., St. Anthony’s Church on Jessie Street. Spaghetti, meatballs, ravioli, fresh garden salad, wine, fruit juice, dessert table.  50/50 drawing.  Tickets: $15 adults (includes glass of wine,) $6 children age 5-12, free for children 4 and under. Tickets available at the door or from church members. Eat in or take out.  For information: 284-6502.

Free tire disposal to Plumas County residents. Greenville High School parking lot, 117 Grand St., 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. or until truck full. Passenger and truck tires without rims. Not available to tire dealers or other businesses.

Greenville Cy Hall Memorial Museum presents “Meet Me At the Graveyard,” annual fund-raiser starting at 5 p.m. at cemetery on Hideaway Road. Party moves to Masonic Hall on Main Street for hors d’oeuvres at 5:45 p.m. Annual soup contest. Tickets and applications for the soup contest are available at museum, on the corner of Main and Mill streets, Friday – Sunday, noon – 4 p.m., or from board members.  For information contact Travis Rubke, 284-6473.

Sierra Valley:

Sierra Valley Art & Ag Trail, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The art and agriculture communities of Plumas and Sierra counties are inviting the public to spend an awesome autumn day enjoying the history, culture and bounty of Sierra Valley.

Sun, Sep 29


15th annual Charity Golf Event, Duffers for Dogs at Whitehawk Ranch, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Benefit for High Sierra Animal Rescue. Ticket includes 18 holes of golf, cart, range balls, snacks, dinner and awards. For info or to register, call 832-4727 or

Wed, Oct 2


2019 Fall Regional Economic Summit, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., 1400 Numa Road. Topic: North State Connected: Broadband for Rural Communities. $35 to attend includes lunch.

Wed, Oct 9


Feather River Trout Unlimited presents the 2019 Fly Fishing Film Tour. Come to Quintopia Brewing Taproom to tell stories and learn more about the organization, its activities, and ways to get involved in cold-water fisheries conservation in the region! Doors open 5:30 p.m., show starts 7 p.m. Drawings for amazing prizes including guided fishing trips, fly-fishing gear and apparel from Taco Fly Co. and more! Tickets available in advance at Feather River Outdoors!

Sat – Sun, Nov 2 – 3


The Mountaineer Fun Run hosted by Central Plumas Recreation & Park District at Plumas Pines Gold Resort, 401  Poplar Road, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Youth runners welcome but must have signed release. For information or to register, visit

Thu, Nov 28


Quincy Co-Op Preschool hosts Thanksgiving Day 5K Run/Walk Turkey Trot. Start/Finish line at FRC baseball parking lot. Registration starts 8 a.m.; Run kicks off 9 a.m. A benefit FOR and BY Quincy Co-Op Preschool.