The fall cultural season is kickin’ off here in Fort Bragg and all along the Mendocino coast. After enjoying our beaches, rivers, and forests during the daytime, you’ll find plenty of interesting activities to explore, so check out a few of these entertaining local highlights:
Cultural Season: 3rd Annual Cajun Zydeco Fest in Gualala
Enjoy the irresistible rhythms of Lloyd Meadows and the Tri Tip Trio in the redwood grove at the Gualala Art Center on Friday, October 5. Dinner starts at 6:30 with grilled Tri-Tip and a choice of vegetarian or traditional New Orleans gumbo—Soroptomist will supply scrumptious desserts for sale separately, along with beer, wine, and pizza. Concert starts at 7:30 p.m. , so get ready for an evening of irresistible rhythms and boot stompin’ tunes for dancing under the stars! Tickets and information.
The Kelley House Emporium Speakeasy and Cocktail Party on Saturday, October 6 at Crown Hall in Mendocino will feature lavish food, custom cocktails, live music from the Dorian May Quartet, and both silent and live auctions. Generous donations from Mendocino merchants and artisans include an old-growth redwood Farm Table, an antique Wedgewood stove, and Mendocino Experience packages including a romantic beach ride with dinner for two plus two nights lodging, or a 2019 Mendocino Film Festival VIP weekend with dinner and lodging. Tickets at Out of This World, Kelley House, Harvest Market or on Brown Paper Tickets. See some of the amazing auction items here.