May 20-21   Capitol Woodcarvers Asso. Presents 2017 Woodworking and Gourd Show - Sacramento, CA

May 20-29   San Bernardino County Fair, Victorville, CA

June 2-July 4  San Diego County Fair, Del Mar, CA

June 16-July 9   Alameda County Fair, Pleasanton, CA

June 24-25   Early Bird Gourd Festival – Healdsburg, CA

July 14-30    California Exposition and State Fair, Sacramento, CA

July 14-August 13  Orange County Fair, Costa Mesa, CA

August 2-13  Ventura County Fair, Ventura, CA

Sept. 1-25   Los Angeles County Fair, Pomona, CA

Sept. 29 –Oct. 1  *Northern Gourd Art Competition and Gourd Exhibit - Hosted by the Folsom Gourd Artists - Orangevale Community Center, Orangevale, CA

Sept. 20 - Oct. 1  Kern County Fair

Oct. 5-8   The Calabash Club of Silicon Valley - 6th Annual Gourd Festival - Uesugi Farms, San Martin, CA

October 14-15  *Southern Gourd Art Competition and Gourd Exhibit - Hosted by the Orange County Gourd Society in collaboration with Orange County Carvers Guild - Elk’s Lodge, Santa Ana, CA


April 27 – 29  Baskets and Gourds - Containers of Our Culture VII - Visalia, CA

August   *CGS Mexico Cruise - LA to Mexico—3/4 days—Look for more details in the             coming months.

*Official CGS Event