Welcome to the Coarsegold Events Page

(Please contact us with your Coarsegold event information.)

Coarsegold Historic Village: A Weekly Flea Market is held on the weekends.The village also houses a variety of merchants, and there's a cafe and coffee to go on site. The Peddlers' Antique Show is held Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends. Late October brings the Tarantula Festival (see our tarantula video from Coarsegold's Flying O Ranch). It is traditionally held on the Saturday before Halloween (www.coarsegoldhistoricvillage.com or www.yosemitethisyear.com). For information about Village activities, please call 559-683-3900.

A car show, a Christmas Faire, and the annual Chukchansi Pow-Wow (early Oct.) are also held on the grounds of the Historic Village. This website is not affiliated with Coarsegold Historic Village. 

Coarsegold Rodeo: Held around the first Saturday in May, at Bohna Arena. For you cowboys and equestrian types, this is rodeo at its best -- three days of events, entertainment, and partying. For information and advance tickets, call 683-1952.  Bull riding, barrel racing, and other events are featured.

Coarsegold Community Center:
Non-profit organization meets first Wednesdays, 7 pm, at the Center. Provides a meeting place for young people's organizations such as Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and 4-H Club free of charge. Also hosts other groups and clubs. Senior lunches are served here 3 days a week. The Madera County Public Health Nurse provides health services here monthly. Bingo is featured every Monday night and 3rd Saturdays. Info: 683-7953.

Two mountain area evens you won't want to miss are the Sierra Art Trails Open Studio Tour (spotlights the work of artists throughout Mariposa and Eastern Madera counties) and the Madera Wine Trail tours.

Here's a list of events in Madera County.  Do a Google search on the one you're interested in, and you'll likely find the details.

February
Fresno Flats Ragtime & Vintage Music Festival — Oakhurst
Valentine Wine Express — Chowchilla
Wine & Chocolate Weekend/Madera Wine Trail

March
Kids Day to Benefit Valley Children's Hospital (March 6, 2012)

April
Western Stampede — Chowchilla
Woodcarvers Rendezvous — Oakhurst

May
Annual Spring Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fair — Pines Village/Bass Lake
Flatlander Day Parade — Madera Ranchos
Home & Garden Show — Oakhurst
Spring Wine Trail Adventure/Madera Wine Trail
Memorial Day Weekend Peddlers Fair — Coarsegold
Annual Bass Lake Fishing Derby — Bass Lake
Annual Antique and Classic Wooden Boat Show — Bass Lake
International Miniature Aircraft Association West Coast Festival — Chowchilla
Iron Gate Art Show — Chowchilla
Annual Chowchilla Chamber Gold Tournament — Chowchilla
Chowchilla-Madera County Fair — Chowchilla
Annual Coarsegold Rodeo — Coarsegold
Jazz on the Lake begins 15-week session — Bass Lake
Sierra Mountain Quilters Association Quilt Show — Bass Lake

June
Classic V-Drive Boat Show — Bass Lake
Art, Music and Dinner in the Meadow — Coarsegold
Sierra Chamber Singers and Friends Concert — Oakhurst
Annual Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fairs — Pines Village/Bass Lake
Boat Drags — Chowchilla

July
Light Up the Sky Annual Fireworks Show — Bass Lake
Chowchilla Lions Club Fireworks Show — Chowchilla
Annual Mid-Sierra Loggers Jamboree — North Fork
Annual Loggers Jamboree Parade — North Fork

August
Annual Sierra Mono Museum Indian Fair Days & Pow Wow — North Fork
Mountain Classic Car Show — North Fork
Didgeridoo Music Festival — North Fork

September
Labor Day Weekend Peddlers Fair — Coarsegold
Madera District Fair — Madera
Annual Run for the Gold Car Show — Oakhurst
Annual Mountain Heritage Day at Fresno Flats — Oakhurst
Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fair — Pines Village/Bass Lake
Yosemite Flute & Art Festival — Oakhurst
Annual Smokey Bear 10K and 2 Mile Run/Walk
Old Timer’s Day Parade and Celebration — Madera
Old Timer’s “Day in the Park” — Madera
Chowchilla Chamber of Commerce Annual Classic Car Show — Chowchilla
Bass Lake Lions Club Home Tour — Bass Lake
Art Trails Preview Exhibit
Jazz on the Lake Season Finale — Bass Lake

October
Picayune Rancheria Pow Wow — Coarsegold
Fall Chocolate & Wine Festival — Oakhurst
Annual Sierra Art Trails
Tarantula Festival — Coarsegold
Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fair — Pines Village/Bass Lake
Bass Lake Powerhouse Double Century — Bass Lake
Chowchilla Chamber of Commerce “Wine, Dine & Tunes” — Chowchilla
Annual Grizzly Century Bike Ride — North Fork
North Fork Fall Festival — North Fork

November
Holiday Spirit Wine Trail Weekend/Madera Wine Trail
Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fair — Pines Village/Bass Lake
Holiday Craft Faire — Oakhurst
Annual Bass Lake Tree Lighting — Pines Village/Bass Lake

December
Tractor Parade of Lights — Madera
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting — Madera Ranchos
Christmas in the Mountains — Oakhurst
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting — Chowchilla
Christmas Tree Lighting — Oakhurst
Christmas at Fresno Flats — Oakhurst
Coffee Cats & Chowchilla Art Guild Christmas Boutique — Chowchilla
Christmas Bazaar — North Fork
Annual Children’s Parade — North Fork