South Fork of the American River

Jam by the river at the American River Music Festival

Nestled on the South Fork of the American River in the Sierra Nevada foothills, the Coloma Lotus valley offers a unique backdrop for 30 live music performances at the seventh annua ...

Our View: Keep historic Gold Discovery Park open to everyone

On Jan. 24, 1848, James Marshall discovered gold in Coloma. More than 160 years later, the state of California is looking to close Marshall Gold Discovery Park, built on the site ...