‘Get Outta Town’ to Kick Up Your Heels, Loosen Your Belt

Foodies and music lovers, unite! This weekend, experience an event that satisfies your cravings for good food and blue grass. Head out, enjoy the sun and “Get Outta Town” for the Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch Blue Grass Festival and Dutch Oven Cook-off Contest in Quincy. Enjoy music by the Fine Line Bluegrass Band, The Banner Mountain Boys, Old Tire Swingers, and Toe Tomaselli – a kickoff of the Guest Ranch’s summer live music series.

The Fine Line Bluegrass Band

Join us for an action-packed day of good food, good people, good fun and great music! This year we’re kicking things off with our first ever Blue Grass Festival and Dutch Oven Cook-off Contest! We’re bringing in the latest in Blue Grass greatness and the best dutch oven chefs around these parts to combine both features into one really BIG, tasty event!

The Dutch Oven Cook-Off is an International Dutch Oven Society-sanctioned event and the winners will be invited to compete at the World’s Cook-Off in Sandy, Utah next March.

Greenhorn has become an internationally known vacation spot, well known for its hospitality, down-home cooking, and relaxing ‘away from it all’ atmosphere. We invite you to join us and see for yourself why everyone loves Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch.

What: Blue Grass Festival and Dutch Oven Cook-Off Contest

When: Saturday (May 21) – 11 a.m. to 11:45 pm

Where: Greenhorn Creek Guest Ranch, 2116 Greenhorn Ranch Road, Quincy

Cost: $25 per person

Click here or call (530) 283-0930 for tickets and information.

Do bluegrass and dutch ovens make you think of earplugs and Alka Seltzer? Don’t worry about it. There’s plenty to do this weekend in 10 neighboring north state counties:

Click here for Butte County events.
Click here for Del Norte County events.
Click here for Glenn County events.
Click here for Humboldt County events.
Click here for Lassen County events.
Click here for Modoc County events.
Click here for Plumas County events.
Click here for Siskiyou County events.
Click here for Tehama County events.
Click here for Trinity County events.

Adam Mankoski 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. Email your North State weekend events to adamm.anewscafe@gmail.com.

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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 are the owners of HawkMan Studios and the creators of Redding’s 2nd Saturday Art Hop.
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  1. Avatar Jen says:

    The drawing is horrendous… and captures NOTHING of Greenhorn. I worked there for a few years when I was a youngster… (Children's Activity Director) and I loved the place. That, to me, is just a foul picture.