Annual Events

Plan Your Visit Around a Trinity Tradition

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Photo: Trinity Lake Wine and Jazz Fest, July

Below is a list of larger Trinity events. You can find the current year’s event date on the VisitTrinity Upcoming Events page.

Monthly Events

  • Weaverville Historic Downtown Art Cruise, the first Saturday of each month in downtown Weaverville, 5 to 8 p.m. Walk around town and enjoy receptions for featured artists, refreshments.  Our 4 fine arts galleries and several businesses host an open house for their featured artist providing cruisers a chance to explore art by chatting with the artists. LIVE MUSIC sets the tempo at 3 to 5 locations along the cruise.”

Annual Events

The Trinity Journal hosts the county’s most complete calendar of annual and new events. Also check out these Chamber and Community calendars:

Winter

  • Chinese New Year Lion Dance at the Joss House, Weaverville, Weaverville, 530-623-3433
  • Mountain Magic Christmas in decorated Weaverville. Shop owners stay open late, refreshments and special prizes. Weekend after Thanksgiving.
  • Lewiston Bridge Lighting and Fireworks. Music, food, vendors in the afternoon and evening. Fireworks usually about 5:30 p.m. Friday after Thanksgiving.

Spring

  • Trinity River Freestyle White Water Rodeo, Pigeon Point, 530-623-3033
  • Annual Ruth Lake Bass Tournament
  • Trinity Lake Lions Kids Fishing Derby, Carville Pond, Trinity Center, website
  • May Faire at Junction City Park with vendors, music and Maypole dance
  • La Grange Classic Enduro Mountain Bike Race
  • Ruth Lake Kids Fishing Derby, Ruth Lake CSD

Summer

  • Weaverville Certified Farmers Market, Wednesdays, 4-7pm May to October, Highland Art Center Meadow, Weaverville
  • Hayfork Certified Farmers Market, Fridays, 4-7pm May to November, Main Street, Hayfork
  • Paul Jadro Memorial Bass Tournament, Ruth Lake
  • Old Lewiston Peddler’s Faire, in historic Lewiston. First Saturday of June.
  • Weaverville’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration, Weaverville, website, Parade, fireworks, music and other activities throughout the three-day weekend.
  • Hayfork 4th of July Celebration, Hayfork; website
  • Environmental Science Camp, Bar 717 Ranch
  • Trinity River Endurance Ride Challenge, Ruth
  • Weaver Summer Day Camp, Weaverville, Trinity County RCD, 623-6004
  • Fishing Derby, Pine Cove Marina, Lewiston, 530-778-3770
  • Trinity Lake Wine and Jazz Fest, third Saturday of July. Wine tasting, appetizer cook-off, art, craft beers, Live music.
  • Lions Ruth CCPAARodeo, Ruth
  • Ruth Lake Summer Festival, Ruth Lake, 800-500-0285
  •  Historic Weaverville Car Show, sponsored by ECV 62 and the Weaverville Chamber of Commerce. Lee Fong Park
  • Trinity County Fair, Hayfork
  • Trinity Lake Lions Labor Day Wings and Wheels BBQ and Fly-in, Trinity Center, website Food noon to 5 p.m.; Arts and crafts, aircraft display, Music 1 to 5 p.m

Fall

  • “Autumn in the Alps”, throughout the county
  • Salmon Festival, Weaverville
  • Dutch Oven Cook-off, Jake Jackson Museum
  • Open Fiddle Contest, Weaverville – TAPAC
  • BigFoot BBQ Pro-Am fair fundraiser, all day
  • ‘Artists in Action’, sidewalk show & artist demonstrations in downtown Weaverville
  • Harvest Festival, Art Center Meadow Weaverville
  • Moon Festival, Joss House
  • “Big Tomato” Contest and Dinner, Ruth
  • Main Street Safe Halloween, Weaverville