Lassen County Chamber of Commerce Update for the week of May 15– May 21


Lassen County Chamber of Commerce
Update for the week of May 15– May 21
Written by Kelly Ackley, Executive Director
May 12, 2022

Mark your calendar for this month’s Chamber Mixer! Hosted by Diamond Mountain Casino & Hotel, we expect an evening of fun. With live entertainment by Tim Knecht, food, drinks, and raffle! We hope to see you all there, Thursday, May 19th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.

Lassen Humane Society is holding their 15thAnnual Yard Sale! They need your donations starting May 9th thru May 16th from 9am – 3pm they will be accepting new or gently used items. This year’s Yard Sale will be held Friday, May 20th, Saturday, May 21st, and Sunday May 22nd. For more information, please contact and leave a message at (530)251-7247.

A Richmond Community Association Fundraiser presenting Movie Night Under the Stars, Friday, May 20th at 8pm, featuring Disney’s Lilo & Stitch at Richmond Elementary School. Tickets are $10 per family and concessions will be available. All proceeds benefit Mrs. Clarks Leadership Class and the Richmond Community Association.

Susanville Police K-9 Program will be hosting a fundraiser golf tournament, Saturday, May 21st at Diamond Mountain Golf Club. Registration starts at 7am with a shotgun start at 8am. For more information or to register, contact (530)249-5215.

The annual Lassen Sportsmans Club Junior Fishing Derby along Paiute Creek and Susan River is scheduled to be held May 21st. The busy morning starts at 5am with free registration and check in at Memorial Park, registration and check-in end at 9am. Derby prizes will be awarded after 3pm, close of the event, and winners do not need to be present to win. However, kids shooting for the ‘largest fish’ prizes should be off the river by 2:45pm and must be in line for weigh-in by 3pm to qualify. Door prizes will be drawn at the same time and for these winners must be present. Kids ages 2 to 15 are invited to come enjoy a beautiful morning of fishing but don’t forget to dress warm as mornings along the river are still chilly!

The Susanville Symphony Society brings to you, ‘A Classical Pops Concert’ Saturday, May 21st at 7pm, located at the Susanville Assembly of God, 473-465 Richmond Rd. Tickets are available at Axia Home Loans and Margie’s Book Nook. For more information, contact (530) 310-8111 or visit

The Lassen Fair is excited to announce their Junior Fairboard will be hosting ‘Footloose at the Fairgrounds!’ Saturday, May 21st. There will be local vendors selling popcorn, candy, Mini Benniz, specialty coffee and drinks. Gates open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm, the cost is $10 per car.

Mark your calendar for Gala Night for CASA Appreciation, this will be a fundraiser and silent auction event benefiting The Children of Lassen County in the CASA Program. Saturday, May 28th doors open at 5:30pm, dinner is served at 7pm, at Sentimental Journey Ranch In Janesville. $40 per plate for ages 21+ Tickets are available at Margie’s Book Nook, Zaengles Floor &Home and Lassen Family Services. For more information, contact CASA at (530)250-3927.

Susanville Area Bicycle Association is hosting Ridin’ High at the Ranch. This will be held at Susanville Ranch Park on Saturday, May 28th. This will be Race # 2 of the event to be held in Susanville. Race # 1 in Nevada City and Race # 3 in Grass Valley. Register at

Come join the fun at the Susanville Air Fair! Saturday, June 4that the Susanville Municipal Airport with a pancake breakfast from 7am to 10 am, featuring fly ins, car show, craft fair, aircraft display and RC airplane demos. For more information, contact (530)257-2030.

Mark your calendars for the first annual Gary Felt Kilt Classic Golf Tournament, brought to you by Susanville Salvation Army, Sunrise Rotary and Lassen County Chamber of Commerce, Saturday, June 4th with a bagpipe ceremony at 8:30am and shotgun start at 9am. Registration can be found at Diamond Mountain Golf Course or Susanville Salvation Army. We are still collecting donations for the raffle, if you would like to make a contribution, contact (530)257-4323.

Don’t forget to email [email protected] with any upcoming event or swing by the Chamber Office at 1516 Main St. with any event posters!