Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director
June 30, 2022
Lassen County Chamber of Commerce will once again be coordinating the Fair Parade which will take place, Saturday, July 23rd at 10am. Entry forms can be found on our website, www.lassencountychamber.org or in office at 1516 Main Street in Susanville.
The arrival of summer means the return of the Susanville Farmer’s Market on Pancera Plaza in Historic Uptown Susanville, every Saturday, from 8am to 12pm, thru October 1st. This year there will also be several Wednesday evenings markets. The market will feature fresh produce, meats, local crafts, delicious food, and more. The organizers of the market are planning to bring even more vendors and excitement to this year’s market so be sure to add the farmer’s market to your Saturday and see what they have to offer. For more information or to become a vendor, contact email@example.com.
Nature Camp Registration is Open! This camp is brought to you by Lassen Land and Trails Trust, providing opportunity for kids to explore the nature and wonder outside our own backyard. There will be two sessions: Session 2 August 1-5 for kids 10-12 years old. This is first come first served so register now! Learn more at http://lassenlandandtrailstrust.org/nature-camp, or pick up a brochure on the kiosk in front of the Depot.
Diamond Mountain Speedway will have a full weekend of racing, July 2nd – 4th at Lassen County Fairgrounds. Saturday will consist of practice rounds for the drivers; Sunday and Monday the races will start at 4pm. Sunday, July 4th there will be the infamous fireworks immediately following the races!
Lassen County Chamber of Commerce is moving on to the 3rd Phase of the Hometown Pride Cleanup. This will take place on Saturday, July 9th at 10am, located in the SingletonAuman parking lot at 1740 Main Street. This phase will cover Alexander to Fairfield. We are looking for volunteers, you can sign up online, www.lassencountychamber.org or call our office for more information, (530) 257-4323.
Lassen County Fair is upon us in just three weeks! Cowboy Boots and Country Roots will have everything from carnival rides, fried food, craft exhibits and much, much more! This year’s jam-packed events will kick off on Tuesday, Jul 19th with the 4H BBQ and a CCPRA Rodeo. Wednesday, we look forward to the Grand Opening of Fair, Ribbon Cutting at 11am at the Main Entrance with the Miss Lassen County Pageant and the annual Horseshoe Tournament in the evening. Thursday won’t disappoint with Kiddie Day free to all kids 12 and under and Micro Mania – Midget Wrestling Tour that night. Friday and Saturday the Grandstand will host concerts featuring Aaron Watson and 90’s country music legend, Tracy Lawrence. Saturday’s Fair Parade will start at 10am in uptown Susanville and make up most of Main Street down to Fair Dr. Sunday will conclude fair with the Junior Livestock Auction and Diamond Mountain Speedway holding a Demolition Derby, Little Tykes Derby and Races. For more information contact Lassen County Fair, at (530) 251-8900 or visit their website at www.lassencountyfair.org.
Mark your calendars as Monticola Club will be holding their Annual Yard Sale. Friday July 29th and Saturday July 30th from 8am – 2pm, located at 140 S. Lassen Street in Susanville. For more information, contact Naomi Turner at (530) 251-6484.
Don’t forget to email with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!