93rd Annual Intermountain Fair Takes Place in McArthur

Come Labor Day weekend, head for the hills to McArthur for the 93rd Annual Intermountain Fair. Read more about it in Paul Shigley’s column, here. Five full days of events starting September 1st thru September 5th. Enjoy the arts and… Continue Reading


Intermountain Fair Opens Thursday

For some Shasta County residents, the “county fair” is not the Shasta District Fair that occurs in Anderson every June. No, it’s the very folksy, agriculture-intensive Intermountain Fair in McArthur every Labor Day weekend. The Intermountain Fair begins its five-day… Continue Reading


Will the Real County Fair Please Stand Up?

The fair is my summer solstice, a time of brightness, celebrating outdoors and soaking up some sun. Rather than celebrate the season like many contemporary pagans, with bonfires, music and handfasting, I welcomed the arrival of the sunny season yesterday… Continue Reading