10/13/17: Come on down!
10/12/17: Julia Parker and daughter Ursula Jones will be demonstrating their heritage craft at the festival.
Gunfighters and Joaquin Murrieta
9/30/17: Our 2017 Gunfighter Show will be joined by members of the Historical Investigative Sciences Documentary team who will be entertaining, reenacting and educating us about this most elusive and colorful character in Mariposa County history.
Pony Rides Canceled
9/29/17: We are sorry to tell you that the pony ride kids' activity will not be able to attend this year.
Native Hoop Dancer
9/24/17: We are very pleased to announce that the very talented Terry Goedel, expert and champion Native Hoop Dancer, will join our festival this year. For photos, and to read about Terry, click here.
Gold Panning Event and Sluice Box Raffle
9/17/17: Read about this year's Gold Panning Event. We're also pleased to be raffling a high-quality Keene sluice box.
9/15/17: Festival Schedule has been posted, and more is expected to come! See it here. Downloadable copy available.
9/15/17: So many activities for the kids this year, we created their own page - check it out here.
9/11/17: Along with gold panning returning from last year, Randy Bolt will bring his Gold Miner Camp to Go West for the entertainment and education of both kids and adults.
9/8/17: The 2017 Mariposa Go West Festival is joined by the Mariposa Rotary Mother Load Outhouse Derby this year. Info and entry forms can be found here.
9/4/17: Vendor application deadline has been extended to 9/15 for Food Service and Other vendors.