May 22, 2017 – On Saturday, June 10, between the hours of 11am and 4pm, Humbug  Day will commemorate Malakoff Diggins’ Golden Olden Days as park staff and volunteers in period costume interpret our historic heritage at North Bloomfield, formerly Humbug, California.
Entertainment and food will include the World’s Shortest Parade, Izzy Tooinski, Buffalo Gals, Nevada City Rancheria Nisenan Blessing, Gold Panning, Blacksmithing, Candle Making, Tin Punching, Weaving Demonstration, Organized Kids Games, Fox Walkers Demonstrations, Sierra Muzzle Loaders, Special Walking Tours, ECV Chapter 10 BBQ, Ice Cream, Popcorn, Root Beer Floats, Snow Cones, & More!

Entertainment Schedule:

11:00 Flag Ceremony
11:15 Welcome & Nisenan Blessing (Shelly Covert, Nevada City Rancheria)
11:30 Buffalo Gals
12:15 Alkali, Last of the 49ers & Friends of North Bloomfield & Malakoff Diggins
12:45 Izzy Tooinski
1:15 Parade (don’t miss this!)
1:30 Hydraulic Monitor (Water Cannon) Demonstration
1:45 Buffalo Gals
2:30 Izzy Tooinski
3:15 Alkali, Last of the 49ers

All Day Fun:

Family Games
Face Painting
Gold Panning
Weaving Demonstration
Candle Making
Tin Punching
Clampers BBQ
Sierra Muzzle Loaders
Lazy Dog Ice Cream
Root Beer Floats
Snow Cones
Wagon Rides
Historic Building Tours
Period Costumes

For more information, please feel free to contact:
530.265.2740 or check out our website:

WHAT: Humbug Living History day celebrating 51 years of Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park.

WHEN: Saturday,  June 10,  11am to 4pm

WHERE: Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park
23579 North Bloomfield Road
Nevada City, CA 95959