The Heart of the Gold Country

Friday, August 4, 2017

All day
Before 1am
Helwig at Dusk

Helwig at Dusk

Every Friday from May 26-September 29, 2017

Join us and relax from the week's endeavors, let your hair down, and enjoy live music and award winning wines, sold by the glass or bottle. During this gorgeous time of year, the party happens in our beautiful outdoor Pavilion.
$5 cover charge. (Wine Club members and 2 guests complimentary. Click HERE for info and to join!)

2017 bands
After Dark 5/26
The Stance 6/2
The Kool Shifters 6/9
The Rusty Rockers 6/16
120 West Band 6/23
Crazy Chester 6/30
Rhythm Vandals 7/7
Wasted Space 7/14
The Bongo Furies 7/21
The Tony Quinn Band 7/28
Merry Mac 8/4
Category 4 Band 8/11
Dean Rogers 8/18
The NoBS 8/25
The Uncovered Band 9/1
Vino Banditos 9/8
Mama T and the Gents 9/15
Legal Addiction 9/22
The Car Tunes Band 9/29


Doors open at 5:00 pm. Music begins at 6:30pm and ends at 9:00pm. Wine sold by the glass or bottle. Sangria sold by the glass. Sparkling and regular bottled water sold separately for $1.

Food by Billy Bones BBQ. Food service begins at 6:00 pm and ends around 7:30pm (until we run out). Dinner menu and price varies from week-to-week. Please, no outside food, spirits, pets or children under 14.

Helwig Vineyards & Winery
11555 Shenandoah Rd.
Plymouth CA 95669


08/04/2017 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
2017 TGIF Summer Music Series

2017 TGIF Summer Music Series

Friday evenings, June - August
except Friday during County Fair (the last Friday in July)
6:00PM until dusk
It’s a summer tradition, TGIF Free Summer Concert Series! 
The 10 weekly concerts, sponsored by AmadorArts every Friday during the summer, all at a different outdoor setting, provide an experience for locals and visitors to unite around good music and picnicking, enjoyed in a variety of beautiful environments.
Being able to spread out your blanket and your chairs, eat and sip whatever you want, and invite friends and family to join you, is a true summertime joy.

2017 Musicians & Locations:

June 9th, Twilight Drifters, Hanford Courte, Sutter Creek
June 16th, Juke Box Gumbo, Minnie Provis Park, Sutter Creek
June 23rd, Johnny Gold Trio, Plymouth City Park
June 30th, Ideateam, Preston Castle
July 7th, City of Trees Brass Band, Detert Park
July 14, Four for the Road, Volcano Amphitheatre
July 21, Wicked Sisters, Pine Grove Park
August 4th, Church Street Sinners, Kennedy Mine
August 11th, Debbie Wolfe & Halfmoon Highway, Mollie Joyce Park
August 18th, Jeramy Norris & The Dangerous Mood, Terra d'Oro Winery
To pay the musicians and other costs, the non-profit AmadorArts relies on sponsorships and on individuals when the “buckets are passed” at each concert. 

AmadorArts, the Amador County Arts Council, is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to encouraging, supporting, and promoting the arts in our schools and community.

11-A Randolph Street (Monteverde Store Museum annex)
P.O. Box 206
Sutter Creek, CA  95685


08/04/2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

June 16-17 (Fri. & Sat.)
Aug. 4-5 (Fri. & Sat.)
Aug. 17-18 (Thurs. & Fri.)


Baker Street Players presents a Live Radio Theatre series this summer!

Join the usual suspects -- Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson – as they solve cases originally broadcast featuring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. YOU will be the audience in our radio studio (including live sound effects) at Baker Street West for a live broadcast on KVGC Radio. You hear, you observe, and you untangle the case along with our dynamic detectives, Mr. Holmes and Dr. Watson.

A Double Bill Each Night!

June 16-17 (Fri. & Sat.): “The Musgrave Ritual” & “The Case of the Dead Adventuress”
Aug. 4-5 (Fri. & Sat.): “The Problem of Thor Bridge” & “Murder in the Casbah”
Aug. 17-18 (Thurs. & Fri.): “A Scandal in Bohemia”& “The Adventure of the Tolling Bell”

TICKETS: $20 per person, or call 209-223-2215

Broadcast live from Baker Street West on KVGC Radio in Jackson – and YOU are the audience!

Baker Street West
204 Main Street, 2nd floor at Hein & Co. Bookstore
Jackson, CA     
Wheelchair access available
08/04/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Volcano Theatre Company presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Volcano Theatre Company presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Friday & Saturday nights in August and September
8/4,8/5, 8/11,8/12, 8/18,8/19, 8/25, 8/26
9/1, 9/2
Shakespeare from a new perspective! Set in the Old West, using modern English and a Mel Brooks style of humor, it's the Bard with a twist.
Directed by Vince Murdock, Presented by Volcano Theatre Company.
General Admission Tickets: $18.00
Senior (62 and over) Tickets: $16.00
Student (18 and younger) Tickets: $14.00
To purchase ticketsor for further information visit at

Amphitheatre doors open at 6:30 pm for picnic dining or to reserve your spot.

For over 40 years Volcano Theatre Company has brought entertaining plays to the public. They are a community theatre located in Volcano, California, producing 5 shows per year.
Their amphitheatre hosts two summer plays each year, where thousands of people see shows while enjoying a picnic under the stars. The Cobblestone Theatre, their indoor venue, is the smallest fixed seat theatre in California.
Volcano Amphitheatre
Main Street, Volcano
08/04/2017 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm