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Humbug Living History Day Is Saturday

This year’s Humbug Living History Day will also be a celebration of the 50th year of Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park on North Bloomfield Road, which was once known as Humbug, California. It’s happening Saturday. Ranger Ryan Randar says among the highlights is a parade at 1:15…

click to listen to Ranger Randar

Randar says park staff and volunteers dress up in period costumes, with historic re-enanctments. They also offer tours of a furnished General Store, as well as a period saloon and drug store, and the Skidmore residence. There’s also a reminder of some of the park’s unfortunate history…

click to listen to Ranger Randar

Park officials say you can also poke around amid transportation relics of bygone horse and buggy days in the Ostrom Stable. There’s also music, games, crafts, and food and beverages. Humbug Living History Day is tomorrow (Sat.) from 11am to 4pm.

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