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April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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April 27th to April 30th 2017The colorful Kit Carson Mountain Men will rendezvous for their living history Days of 49 Wagon Train re-enactment through the Gold Country, where everyone is invited to visit with horse-men and women at stops and encampments along the way. All public events are free.

An authentic wagon train of 15 horse-drawn covered wagons will start their journey from the encampment at Amador County Fairgrounds through Plymouth, Drytown, Amador City and Sutter Creek, to Jackson for a celebration of California’s pioneer heritage.
The public is invited to join the wagon train nightly for barbecue dinners and casual entertainment, such as singing by the campfire.
The Wagon Train 4-day adventure begins at the Amador County Fairgrounds in Plymouth and ends on historic Main Street Jackson.
Day 1
Thursday
9:00am
Wagon Train departs Amador County FairgroundsPlymouth and loops 49er RV Park
10:00am
Wagon Train assembles for Historic Plymouth Centennnial Clelebration photo on Main St, Plymouth
11 – 2:00pm
Wagon Train loops through Shenandoah Valley and arrives at Amador County Fairgrounds, Plymouth
4:00pm-8:00pm
Visit the Wagon Train Camp
BBQ Dinner available
Overnight encampment
Day 2
Friday
8:00am
Wagon Train departs Plymouth
Morning
Visit Wagon Train on Old Hwy 49, Amador City (short stop)
Late Lunch
Visit Wagon Train on Main Street, Sutter Creek (Lunch stop)
Wagon train continues to Italian Picnic Grounds in Sutter Hill
3:00pm
Visit the Wagon Train Camp
5:00pm-9:00pm
BBQ Dinner available
Campfire entertainment, live music, dancing
Overnight encampment
Day 3
Saturday
9 am – 5 pm
Days of 49 at the Kennedy Mine (Upper entrance): Free family fun — Gunslingers, pony rides, Gold Rush history, BBQ lunch  and ice cream social available.
10:00am
Wagon Train leaves Italian Picnic Grounds
Wagon Train procession on Main Street Jackson, continues to historic Kennedy Mine (entrance via Jackson Gate; 1127 N. Main Street, Jackson)
3:00pm-7:00pm
Visit the Wagon Train Camp 
4:00pm-9:00pm
BBQ Dinner available until 7pm
Old West Variety Show at the Kennedy Mine Amphitheater
Day 4
Sunday
8:30am
Cowboy Church Services, Kennedy Mine Chapel
10am – 1 pm
Miner’s Brunch (Breakfast burritos) available on Main St.
11:00am
Kit Carson Mountain Men Wagon Train Parade begins at Main Street Jackson.
For more information contact:
Amador Council of Tourism

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