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Winters Salmon Festival

Winters Salmon Festival


(Photo credit - Ken Davis, Aquatic Biologist, Wildlife Photojournalist)

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Great Food • Music • Face Painting • Kid's Parade

Saturday, November 5, 2016 • Rotary Park • Winters, CA

Enjoy: Local Food and Local Music

Field Trips: Free Shuttle to Lake Solano

Activities: Face and Fish Painting, Trout Derby, Fly Casting, Raffle, Silent Auction and More!

Learn: About our salmon and projects to restore Putah Creek spawning areas.


In December of 2012, fall-run Chinook salmon finally returned in significant numbers to the lower reaches of Putah Creek. The salmon could be seen spawning right near Winters Putah Creek Park and even from the car bridge. The return of the salmon may be attributed to the combined efforts of the   annual removal of the Los Rios check dam flash boards, increased flows from the Putah Diversion Dam, and enhancement of the riparian and spawning areas within Putah Creek. These efforts are the work of The City of Winters, Solano County Water Agency, Winters Putah Creek Committee, Lower Putah Creek Coordinating Committee, Putah Creek Council, landowners, volunteers and many more. The Winters Salmon Festival celebrates the return of the salmon and our community’s efforts by coming together for great food, entertainment, education, and all-things salmon!

CONTACT US Environmental Services Manager, Carol Scianna 530-795-4910 x115 carol.scianna@cityofwinters.org
Or message us on Facebook @WintersSalmonFestival facebook Vendor Booth Application (pdf) Raffle & Silent Auction Info (pdf)
EVENT PROGRAM (pdf)
EVENT PROGRAM-Spanish (pdf)
Directions:
From San Francisco – Take 1-80E to I-505N towards CA-128 W in Yolo County. Take exit 11 from I-505 N. Continue on CA-128 W. Turn Left on East Main St in Winters.
From Sacramento – Take US-50 W to 1-80W to W Covell Blvd in Davis. Take exit 29 from CA-113N. Continue on W Covell Blvd. Take Co Hwy E6 and Russell Blvd to Winters. Turn left on East Main St. 
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