Fourth of July celebrations in Plumas

The Fourth of July holiday heralds celebrations throughout Plumas County. Plumas News has assembled a list by region. If we missed something email [email protected] or [email protected] and we will add your event.

  Chester/Lake Almanor

June 29

Lake Almanor Area Farmers Market. 4-7 p.m. at the Chester Park. For more information, please visit:


June 30

Chester Elks Fish Fry. 5 – 6:30 p.m. Elks Lodge #2626, 161 Main St., Chester. For more info call 530-774-4276. Happy Hour 5 p.m. Dinner 5:30 until sold out. Two pieces of beer batter fish, french fries, coleslaw and garlic toast. $14, including tax and tip. Dine in or take out.

July 4

Breakfast. Lake Almanor Elks Lodge, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

42nd annual Chester 4th of July Fun Run, 9 a.m. The one mile run/walk will start on the Collins Pine lawn and proceed down Chester’s historic Main Street to the finish at the Bidwell House. For more information about the ARPD, visit or call (530) 258-2562. Registration is open now at

Arts & Crafts. Chester Park. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

BBQ Luncheon hosted by Lake Almanor Elks Lodge. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Polish dogs, hot dogs, chips, sodas, beer, wine.

Parade, Chester Main Street, 11 a.m.


Fireworks over Lake Almanor after dark. For more information,


June 30

Cornhole Tournament in the Park. Old Fashioned Day in the Park. For an up-to-date schedule of events, please visit our official website.

July 1. Cornhole Tournament continues in the Park. Old Fashioned Day in the Park. Fireworks over the Mill Pond – Dusk.

July 2

8-11 a.m Pancake Breakfast, a fundraiser for the Graeagle Fire Department. 1 p.m. Parade downtown Graeagle. Old Fashioned Day in the Park.

Indian Valley

July 1

First Saturday Market. 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.  Vendors & food. Crescent Country, Hwy 89 in Crescent Mills.

July 4

74th Annual Silver Buckle Rodeo. Pancake breakfast and parade in downtown Taylorsville, then on to the rodeo grounds for an afternoon of home-town rodeo entertainment. Tickets available for presale at the rodeo grounds beer booth June 30 to July 3, and at the gate on July 4. Learn more at:


Quincy area

June 29 – July 2

High Sierra Music Festival in Quincy. For a look at the full lineup and more information, check out

July 4

Meadow Valley Fire Department Annual 4th of July Parade and Community Potluck. Parade starts at 11:00 a.m. with picnic at fire station at noon. Parade entrants gather behind station at 10:30 a.m. Fire Department supplies hot dogs and beverages; community encouraged to bring side dishes or a dessert. All donations go to provide emergency response equipment for the department. For questions, please use Facebook Messenger.


July 1

Paul Bunyan Mountain & Blues Festival. $5 gate entry for all ages. (Children’s Area not included in admission price.)  Breakfast by the Westwood High School ASB Clubs, 8 a.m. at the Community Center. Fun Run, 7 a.m. registration at the Visitors Center, Run at 8 a.m.  Parade, 3rd and Ash streets, 10:30 a.m. Festival Gates open at 11 a.m., Westwood Park, Greenwood and 2nd streets. Logging show at noon, signups for it at 10:30 a.m. Antiques, crafts & collectibles, Kids area with petting zoo and games, Blue Ox Bingo, Pickle Ball at noon on the tennis courts, Food booths and so much more. Blues Festival featuring Rowland & Tumblin’ from noon to 2 p.m., followed by Second Hand Smoke from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more info call 530-256-2456 or visit