PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA

Mountain Mandarin Festival

Placer County discovers new gold in Mandarins

The new gold in Placer County California is growing on trees as the county has become known for the intensely flavored, sweet, Mandarin oranges. The annual Mountain Mandarin Festival, Friday to Sunday, Nov. 21-23, will celebrate 21 magical years with the new crop of delicious, foothills-grown Mandarin oranges. Placer County growers will sell thousands of […]

Mandarin Festival sponsores contest

With a $1,700 set of Kitchen Craft cookware for Best of Show and $100 for top place in each category, the annual Mountain Mandarin Festival Recipe Contest in Newcastle, just might be the recipe contest to win this year. The popular event draws more than 40 entries and the judging will be a don’t-miss activity […]

Enter mandarin contest

With a $1,700 set of Kitchen Craft cookware for Best of Show and $100 for top place in each category, the annual Mountain Mandarin Festival Recipe Contest, just might be the recipe contest to win this year. The popular event draws more than 40 entries and the judging will be a don’t-miss activity at the […]

The mandarins are ripening

What: 19th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival Who: Mountain Mandarin Festival Where: Gold Country Fairgrounds, located at 1273 High St. in Auburn When: Friday, Nov. 16 to Sunday, Nov. 18. On Friday, the event goes from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets: Admission on Friday is $3, or free with two non-perishable food […]

Festival features mountain mandarins

The annual Mountain Mandarin Festival celebrates the new crop of delicious, foothills grown mandarin oranges, a mandarin recipe cooking contest, professional chef demonstrations, food, crafts and activities featuring the mandarin orange, free children’s area, a peel and eat contest, live music and entertainment. The 19th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival is Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 16, […]

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