Chamber Update, June 16, 2022

The arrival of summer means the return of the Susanville Farmer’s Market on Pancera Plaza in Historic Uptown Susanville every Saturday, from 8 a.m. to noon through Oct. 1. This year there will also be several Wednesday evenings markets. The market will feature fresh produce, meats, local crafts, delicious food and more. The organizers of the market are planning to bring even more vendors and excitement to this year’s market so be sure to add the farmer’s market to your Saturday and see what they have to offer. For more information or to become a vendor, contact farmersmarket@larpcooperative.com.

Shine, a youth inspired outreach will be hosting a Grand Opening at Memorial Park from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 21. There will be skate lessons, four barbers volunteering for free haircuts, worship music, food vendors and much more! For more information, visit their website www.ShineSusanville.org.

Lassen County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Diamond Mountain Casino and Hotel for the Annual Main Cruise Event. Join us from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday June 24 at DMCAH for a Meet and Greet, viewing classic cars, enjoying live entertainment, food, and drinks. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25 at Memorial Park featuring our Main Cruise Main Event with cars, cars, cars, vendors, food, drinks, live music by Forgery and the Main Cruise to follow. We are still accepting vendor applications and car entries. Forms can be found at www.lassencountychamber.org or in the chamber office at 1516 Main Street. For more information, call (530) 257-4323.

Get ready for this year’s first Wednesday Night Market, brought to you by LARP from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 29 at Pancera Plaza. The market will feature fresh produce, meats, local crafts, delicious food, and more. HUSA will also be hosting a beer garden for patrons 21 and over, and live entertainment by the band, Timeless. For more information or to become a vendor, contact farmersmarket@larpcooperative.com.

Mark your calendars for the 13th annual SIR Pow Wow, June 24 through June 26 at Lassen Community College. Dry camping will be available. Special guests include Headwoman Violet Olney, Headman Caley Ouray Pratt/Can’t see, and Host Drum Sharp Shooters Singers. To be a vendor or for more information, call Aaron Brazzanovich at (530) 310-3381 or Amelia Luna at (530) 249-7192.

Lassen County Fair brings to you the 12th annual Susanville Bluegrass Festival June 24 through June 26. The festival offers an array of musicians, workshops, quilt room, vendors of all sorts and camping. Visit www.lassencountyfair.org/bluegrass to purchase tickets. For more information, call (530) 251-8900.

Plumas Arts presents the 51st Anniversary Almanor Art Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday June 25 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 26 on the Collins Pine Lawn in Chester. For more information, contact Jennifer at (530) 283-3402.

Paws for Effect and Grace for the Voiceless host a Mother and Daughter Kitten Tea Party at Paws for Effect in Uptown Susanville at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26. Prices are $40 for mother daughter combo and $25 for a single ticket. For more information call Hannah at (530) 257-4499.

Nature Camp Registration is open. This camp is brought to you by Lassen Land and Trails Trust, providing opportunity for kids to explore the nature and wonder outside our own backyard. There will be two sessions: Session 1 July 25-29, for kids 8-10 years old and Session 2 August 1-5 for kids 10-12 years old. This is first come first served so register now. Learn more at http://lassenlandandtrailstrust.org/nature-camp, or pick up a brochure on the kiosk in front of the Depot.

The Westwood Area Chamber of Commerce is getting ready for its big, annual Paul Bunyan Mountain and Blues Festival on Saturday, July 2, featuring live music, a logging show, parade, fun run, and much much more. The activities will begin at 8am in the Community Center with breakfast and a fun run. The Festival Gates open at 11 a.m. immediately following the parade at the Westwood Park featuring a logging show, antiques, crafts, kid’s area, Blue Ox Bingo and more. For more information, contact (530) 256-2456.

High Desert Charity Golf Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 2 at Diamond Mountain Golf Course. This will be a four-person scramble, 18 holes, tee prizes and much more. Check in starts at 7:30 a.m. with a shotgun starts at 9 a.m.; team fee is $400 or $100 per player. Proceeds of the golf tournament will be used for donations to local Lassen County charities as well as HDSP staff-centered events.  For more information, contact Jolene at (530) 251-5100, ext. 5526 or Jolene.speers@cdcr.ca.gov

Don’t forget to email with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!