Coloma Gold Rush Live

Coloma Gold Rush Live is back October 13-15, 2023. Don't miss this historic, educational, and entertaining event at Marshall Gold Discovery State Park.


El Dorado Hills Fine Art Festival

The first annual El Dorado Hills Fine Art Festival, a playful joining of fine art and your community library, debuts Saturday, October 14, from 10-5 at the El Dorado Hills Library.

Business Showcase & I Love Film Mixer

Mark your calendar for October 20, 2023, for this unique opportunity to talk one on one with more than 90 of El Dorado County's top businesses in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.  Enjoy complimentary food, wine and beer tastings, and free drawings. The I Love Film Mixer is the best event to learn more about filmmaking in El Dorado County.


Save the Graves Living History Cemetery Tours

Learn about local pioneer history at the Save the Graves Living Cemetery Tours on October 21, 2023, at the Placerville Union Cemetery on Bee Street, Placerville. Meet notable historic figures of El Dorado County through living history performances.

Free – $20

Fair Play Winery Association Harvest Festival

The Fair Play Wineries Harvest Festival on November 4-5, 2023, celebrates the harvest at over 20 wineries in the Fair Play AVA. Enjoy food, music, games, and most importantly, wine tasting, as you explore the region.

Apple Hill Half Marathon and 5K

What better way to reward yourself after a race than to treat yourself to seasonal goodies from the farms of Apple Hill℠? The popular Apple Hill Half Marathon & 5K is back on Sunday, November 12, 2023!

Hometown Christmas

The Placerville community gathers each year, filling Main Street with family, friends and neighbors to share the magical moment when we kick off the Holiday Season with the lighting of the Christmas Tree.


El Dorado Hills Christmas Tree Lighting

The El Dorado Hills Christmas Tree Lighting will be a magical night for the whole family, with games, a merchant open house, live music, and, of course, a visit from Santa!

Christmas in Cool

Enjoy Christmas in Cool on December 3, 2023, with a parade, visits with Santa, a gingerbread contest, and more holiday cheer!

Hangtown Christmas Parade

Don't miss out on the annual Hangtown Christmas Parade, a free family tradition in Placerville. Mark your calendars for December 3, 2023.