Amador County California
Plymouth is nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range and is located on Historic Highway 49 just south of Placerville.
When you visit Plymouth you can enjoy our beautiful surroundings while visiting the many wineries in the adjacent Amador and El Dorado Wine Country. If you prefer other activities there are historic museums, parks and towns to explore. Lakes and rivers to paddle, hike and fish. Arts are alive and well in our area with numerous art galleries, music venues and live theater. Any time of year you will find the perfect adventure in Amador.
Visit www.touramador.com to help with planning your visit and learning about local events.
April 21 Sierra Century Ride by the Sacramento Wheelmen. Click to Register
April 21 AAUW Home Tour Jackson - supports scholarships - Tickets at Amador 360 or Click Here for Tickets
April 26 - 30 Days of 49 Wagon Train throughout Amador County ith the Kit Carson Mountain Men. Each night the public is invited to join in a BBQ dinner and entertainment.
April 28 American Truck Historical Society Truck Show - Amador Fairgrounds
April 28 and May 5 Sherlock Holmes Mystery Dinner at Baker Street West downtown Jackson
May 5 Amador 4 Fires - Ignite your senses at this annual festival of local wine, open fire cooking, music, seminars, art exhibits, local artisans, sensory stations.
May 5 Plymouth Flea Market - This market takes over Main St. Plymouth from 6am to 4pm and is filled with wonderful treasure hunting opportunities
May 11 and 12 - Ione Homecoming - Since 1876 - enjoy carnival rides, BBQ cook off, parade, petting zoo and so much more for your family to enjoy
Beginning in March Every Friday and Saturday through October - Tour the historic grounds of the Kennedy Mine in Jackson - Kennedy Gold Mine
Preston Castle in Ione - Tour the majestic site full of mystery and history most Saturdays April - August. Special events throughout the year.
The Second Saturday of each month the Historic Knight's Foundry is open for tours at 10am, 12pm and 2pm