Pastels on the Plaza – Arcata
Local artists are sponsored by area businesses to create pastel works of art on the sidewalks around the Arcata Plaza. Rain or shine the art must go on. All proceeds of the event benefit Northcoast Children’s Services Programs.
8 a.m. until art is complete
Call (707) 825-1302 or (707) 825-1313 for more information.
14th Annual Noll Longboard Surf Classic – Crescent City
Join the surfing fun.
October 3 and 4.
Call 707-465-4400 or click here for more information.
Manton Apple Festival
Every October, come ‘celebrate the apple’ at the Manton Apple Festival. Dunk for apples, ride the Lassen Lumber Train, and enjoy breakfast, games, clowns, crafts, live music, great food, an apple pie contest and more. Proceeds support community projects and scholarships.
October 3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Manton Elementary School, 31345 Forward Rd.
Call (530) 474-1113 for more information.
Rails to Trails Festival – Susanville
Chili cook-off & salsa contest, arts and crafts fair, handcar rides, live music by the Tri-Tones, drum circle, Sparkles the Clown, raffle drawing, dinner catered by Fat Boys Deli, Trail Presentation, evening entertainment by the Young Country Band.
October 3 and 4, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Historic Railroad Depot
Call (530) 257-3252 for more information.
Adam Mankoski is a recent North State transplant who feels completely at home here. He enjoys experiencing and writing about the people, places and things that embody the free spirit of the State of Jefferson. He and his partner own HawkMan Studios and are the creators of Redding’s 2nd Saturday ArtHop. Reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.