Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director
June 16, 2022
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shine, a youth inspired outreach will be hosting a Grand Opening at Memorial Park, Tuesday, June 21st from 5pm – 8pm. There will be skate lessons, 4 barbers volunteering for free haircuts, worship music, food vendors and much more! For more information, visit their website www.ShineSusanville.org.
Lassen County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel for the Annual Main Cruise Event. Join us Friday June 24th from 5pm – 8pm at DMCAH for a Meet & Greet, viewing classic cars, enjoying live entertainment, food, and drinks. Saturday, June 25th from 11am – 4pm at Memorial Park will feature our Main Cruise Main Event with cars, cars, cars!, vendors, food, drinks, live music by Forgery and the Main Cruise to follow. We are still accepting vendor applications and car entries, forms can be found on our website, www.lassencountychamber.org or in office at 1516 Main Street. For more information, call (530)257-4323.
Get ready for this year’s first Wednesday Night Market, brought to you by LARP! Wednesday, June 29th from 5pm – 8pm. The market will feature fresh produce, meats, local crafts, delicious food, and more. HUSA will also be hosting a beer garden for patrons 21 and over, and live entertainment by the band, Timeless! For more information or to become a vendor, contact email@example.com.
Mark your calendars for the 13th Annual SIR Pow Wow, June 24th thru June 26th at Lassen Community College. Dry camping will be available. Special guests include Headwoman Violet Olney, Headman Caley Ouray Pratt/Can’t see, and Host Drum Sharp Shooters Singers. To be a vendor or for more information, contact Aaron Brazzanovich at (530)310-3381 or Amelia Luna at (530)249-7192.
Lassen County Fair brings to you the 12th Annual Susanville Bluegrass Festival June 24th thru June 26th. The festival will offer an array of musicians, workshops, quilt room, vendors of all sorts and camping! Visit www.lassencountyfair.org/bluegrass to purchase tickets or for more information, contact (530)251-8900.
Plumas Arts presents the 51st Anniversary Almanor Art Show! Saturday June 25th from 10am – 5pm and Sunday, June 26th from 10am – 4pm on the Collins Pine Lawn in Chester. For more information, contact Jennifer at (530)283-3402.
Paws for Effect and Grace for the Voiceless are hosting a Mother and Daughter Kitten Tea Party at Paws for Effect in Uptown Susanville, Sunday, June 26th at 2pm. Prices are $40 for mother daughter combo and $25 for a single ticket. For more information, contact Hannah at (530) 257-4499.
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 1 July 25-29, for kids 8-10 years old and 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.
The Westwood Area Chamber of Commerce is getting ready for it’s big, annual Paul Bunyan Mountain and Blues Festival on Saturday, July 2nd, featuring live music, a logging show, parade, fun run, and much, much more! The activities will begin at 8am in the Community Center with breakfast and a fun run. The Festival Gates open at 11am immediately following the parade at the Westwood Park featuring a logging show, antiques, crafts, kid’s area, Blue Ox Bingo and more! For more information, contact (530) 256-2456.
High Desert Charity Golf Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 2nd at Diamond Mountain Golf Course. This will be a 4-person scramble, 18 holes, tee prizes and much more! Check in starts at 7:30am with a shotgun starts at 9am; team fee is $400 or $100 per player. Proceeds of the golf tournament will be used for donations to local Lassen County charities as well as HDSP staff-centered events. For more information, contact Jolene at (530) 251-5100 ext. 5526 or Jolene.firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t forget to email with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!