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Witches, Brews and the Holidays Too

Updated: Oct 14, 2019

While Siskiyou County offers much for the avid snow chaser, there are also a variety of festivals and events for the whole family. 

From fall, into winter - check out what Siskiyou has to offer this holiday season. 

Yreka, CA

YMCA Parents Night Out

October 25 | 5:30-8:30pm

Siskiyou Family YMCA: 350 N Foothill Drive

Parents Night Out is back Friday October 25th! To sign up you can register online at or register in person here at the Siskiyou Family YMCA. "Get away while the kids play!"

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4th Annual Kid's Costume Parade

October 26 | 11am

Parade Start and Check-in at Jackson Street School

Costume parade down Jackson Street, up Broadway and Miner Streets - ending at the Yreka Elks Lodge for a FREE hot dog meal for kids and awards for costumes.

Witches Night Out

October 26 | 3-9pm

Historic Downtown Miner Street

Join us for a spooktakular night of mystical mingling and fun! This is an event that has something for everyone. Many of the businesses on Miner St. are collaborating to set up this magical night. There is no initial ticket fee. Activities will vary from free to pay as you go. More detailed information to come!

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Halloween Historic walking Tour

October 31 | 6pm

Evergreen Cemetery, 853 Evergreen Lane

This is an Historic Walking Tour, bring a flashlight, Donation suggested $5. For more information contact Jennifer Bryan, or call 530-917-9478.

Siskiyou Sidekicks Halloween Spooktacular Horse Show

October 27 | 8am-6pm

Siskiyou Golden Fair

A Halloween Spooktacular Open Horse Fun Day! Sponsored by Siskiyou Sidekicks and Gazelle 4-H Club!

Classes for all ages, including pleasure, eq, and gymkhana games! Best Costume prizes! Fun all day!

Printable forms will be available at as we get closer to the show!

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Trick or Treat in Downtown Yreka

October 31 | 2-5pm

Historic Downtown Yreka

Trick-or-treat at your favorite businesses in Downtown Yreka! Starting at 2pm and ending at 5pm on Halloween, participating businesses will have tricks and treats for the little trick-or-treaters. Use your map to find participating businesses or look for the participation certificate in the window

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Ugly Sweater Holiday Wine Walk

November 16 | 4:30-10pm

Historic Downtown Miner Street

Join us for our 1st Annual Ugly Sweater Wine Walk in Historic Downtown Yreka.

Wine Walk: 4:30-7pm - Nearly 20 Historic Downtown Merchants Empire Hall: 7-10pm - Music, Drinks, Appetizers and Prizes

Day of Event: Stop by the Chamber with your tickets and pick up your locally hand-painted wine glass, walking map and day-use shopping stamp card.

Meander Miner Street and stop by each of the nearly 20 participating business to sample wine, fill up your map and enter to win various prizes. Fill up your stamp card for even more prizes.

Many participating businesses will be having huge one-day sales.

Don’t forget to wear your best ugly sweater for a chance to win even more prizes.

So fill up your glass and enjoy an evening of Wine, Food, Shopping, Music, Dancing and Friends this Holiday Season - All in Downtown Yreka!

This is not a race!

Tickets available at the Chamber of Commerce or online ($25-$35/person):

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Holiday Gift Fair

November 23 | 9am-4pm

Siskiyou Golden Fairgrounds

Stop on buy for three full buildings of gifts galore, food, drinks and holiday cheer at the 14th Annual Holiday Gift Fair.

Yreka Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting

November 30 | 4:30pm

Historic Downtown Miner Street

Bring the whole family to Yreka at 4:30pm to enjoy lighted floats and 72 years of holiday magic in our historic downtown. Call the chamber for more information on parade entries. The parade will be in daylight hours, followed by our Annual Tree Lighting at dusk.

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7th Annual YMCA Ugly Sweater Run

December 15 | 10am

Siskiyou Family YMCA

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Weed, CA

6th Annual Halloween Harvest Carnival

October 31 | 5:30-8pm

Weed Elementary School: 575 White Avenue

The Family & Community Resource Center of Weed is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Halloween Harvest Carnival will be held on Halloween from 5:30-8pm in the Weed Elementary School gymnasium. This FREE family fun event will provide hours of Halloween fun! There will be games, prizes, food, photo booth, cotton candy, bounce house, and so much more!! Please come dressed up and prepare to have fun.....

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COS Holiday Craft Fair

December 6 - 7

College of the Siskiyou - 800 College Avenue

Come join us for some Holiday cheer and lots of shopping! With over 60 vendors, you are sure to find that special gift. There will be many unique items this year and the gym will look more festive than ever before. Santa Claus will also be visiting, so make sure to bring your little ones. If you happen to get hungry while you are shopping, stop by the snack bar in the gym foyer and grab a delicious bite to eat. You won't want to miss this annual event!

Mount Shasta, CA

Mt Shasta Oktoberfest

October 19 | 12-6pm

Come join the fun! 12-6pm Saturday October 19th at the JCA Field 1124 Pine Grove in Mt Shasta. $10 General Admission or $25 includes souvenir mug and beers. 16 Piece Polka Band, raffle, Games, Delicious Food and Beer, Costume Contest too! $ 2 off it you come in German costume :) See you there!

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Montague, CA

Halloween Movie & Trunk or Treat

October 25 | 5-9pm

Montague Elementary School

Join in for some great Trick-or-Treating, and stay for a movie.

Christmas Bazaar & Tree Lighting

December 7 | 10am - 4pm

Montague Community Hall

Annual Christmas Bazaar!! Shop from local crafters, artists & small business owners. There will be FREE Ornament painting for the kiddos, entertainment from locals, raffle baskets, small concession & tree lighting @6 in Rail Road Park. Hall will open again for a visit from Santa at 6:15pm.

Vendor information available soon- contact City Hall for more information (530)459-3030

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Big Springs, CA

Annual Harvest Festival

October 26 | 5pm

Big Springs Elementary School

The event includes: taco dinner, costume contest, hay maze, haunted hallway, games and a cake walk.

Fort Jones, CA

Boos & Brews

October 26 | 8-11pm

Three Little Birds: 11943 Main Street

Costume & Dance Party - All Ages Welcome

Appetizers, Drinks & Music

$8 Admission

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Etna, CA

Main Street Halloween Festival

October 31 | 6:30-8:30pm

Downtown Etna: 419 Main Street

Trick or treat on Main Street Etna, sign up an auto for trunk or treat, and wander through the Diggles Street Corn Maze at the all ages halloween festival on Main Street Etna, made possible by Etna Police Activities League.

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Seiad, CA

Wildwood Harvest Festival

October 31 | 5-11pm

Wildwood Tavern and Lodge: 45200 Highway 96

Trunk N' Treat! Hay Rides, Pumpkin Bowling, Cornhole Competition, Cake Walk, Costume Contest and Live Music!

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McCloud, CA

Halloween Pub Crawl

October 26 | 4-10pm

McCloud Chamber of Commerce: 303 Main Street

Don your favorite costume and join in the fun at McCloud's 3rd annual Halloween Pub Crawl event. Start at any participating business and purchase a crawl passport for $5 or $15 W/ McCloud Beer Glass. Sample themed food and beverage specials at a minimum of three McCloud establishments and have your passport stamped. Turn in passport at participating establishments for a drawing for prizes. Drawing winners will be announced on the McCloud Chamber Facebook page and contacted directly.

Join the: American Legion Axe & Rose Public House Clearwater Coffee & Kitchen Meat Market & Tavern Sage Resturant Siskiyou Brew Works

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Dog, Pony & Bike Parade

November 30 | 12-2pm

Main Street

Bring your dressed up dogs, stick ponies, bikes and humans over the hill down, in the valley, and across town for McCloud's 13th Annual Dog, Pony and Bike Parade Registration for the Main Street parade begins at 10AM with the festivities rolling out at 12PM. Don't have a bike? Then hop in your vintage ride and be a part of the show!

Victorian Christmas

December 7, 14, 21 & 28 | 4-7pm

303 Main Street

Every Saturday in December, join us as Historic McCloud transforms into a whimsical Victorian winter wonderland! Sip & shop at various McCloud merchants, enjoy the carolers, participate in Marshmallows-on-Main, and Wreath & Swag workshop. Also as part of this series enjoy Victorian High Tea, Scrooge performance, and a Dickens Dinner at the McCloud Hotel.

We are sure to add more events during this exciting month, so visit this page to learn more.

Each weekend has a different theme such as:

Children's Day Innkeeper's Tour and more to come!

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