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Saturday in the Mines: Free. Family. Festival.

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/13/2014
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location
Angels Camp Museum

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Live Musical Performance by The Stardust Cowboys (11 a.m. – 12 p.m. & 1 – 2 p.m.) The Stardust Cowboys have nearly 30 years entertaining across the Western States delivering Cowboy & Western Swing music. An award winning band stacked with outstanding talent in songwriting, dynamic instrumentals & vocal harmonies featuring many originals including western traditional tunes reminisce of the ’40s-’50s Bob Wills, Spade Cooley & Gene Autry eras.

3-Acres of Historical Exhibits
Home to one of the largest collections of wagons and carriages in the nation, Angels Camp Museum is a destination. Visitors can stroll through the beautifully landscaped historical park to explore extensive indoor and outdoor exhibits that include a doctor’s office and The Mark Twain Exhibit, as well as ranching and artisan exhibits. Continuing through the museum, visitors can also view two steam traction engines and exhibits highlighting mining equipment such as an overshot water-wheel in its original location, a hydraulic monitor, drills, ore cars, and even a working model of a famous stamp mill.

Special Guest Exhibitors & Demonstrations
Stamp Mill, Print Press & Carpentry Demonstrations
California Blacksmith Association Demonstration
California State Parks
Angels Camp Museum Foundation
Ed Sims – Banjo Musician & Historian
Old Timers Museum
Friends of the Calaveras County Library
Calaveras County Historical Society
Hands-on Activities for Kids
Gold Panning Experience Station for $5
Gift Shop
Guided Tours at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Tasty Food Vendor