Ramone’s Bakery and Café owners Berit Meyer and Brian Ferguson welcomed the community to their new location at the California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport in McKinleyville for a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 25. This is their fifth location. You can enjoy tasty treats and coffee from 5 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily.
Chamber hosts MegaMixer
The McKinleyville Chamber of Commerce also hosted its MegaMixer on Aug. 25. This annual event is an opportunity for the smaller businesses and out-of-town businesses to showcase themselves. The event was sponsored by Mad River Radio, which provided food and beverages.
Showcased chamber members were Bay Pointe Mortgage, Cal-Ore Life Flight, Dalianes Travel, Eureka Payments, Green Diamond Resources, JB Maryn, McKinleyville Lions Club, Master-Mind Alliance, McKinleyville Parks and Recreation, New Trend Wireless/US Cellular, Quilts for Comfort, Redwood Parks Conservancy, Tensor IT, Rodan and Fields, Serve Pro of Eureka, Shred Aware, Bio Waste Management, Developed Employment, State Farm Insurance - Scott Hammond, Times-Standard and Wayne’s Automotive. The next chamber mixer will be hosted by Miller Farms Nursery, 1828 Central Ave. in McKinleyville on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 5:30 p.m.
Countdown to Corks Forks & Kegs
McKinleyville’s 2016 Corks Forks & Kegs, a beer and wine walk with food pairings followed by a barn dance, is happening this Saturday, Sept. 10.
The walk is from 4 to 8 p.m. and the dance follows at A&L Feed until midnight.
The walk is a fundraiser for both the McKinleyville Lions Club and the Chamber of Commerce. Your $35 pre-sale ticket includes tastings at all locations and a commemorative sample glass as well as entry into the dance. More than 60 businesses are participating in this year’s walk.
Tickets the day of are $40 at two check-in locations; one at the McKinleyville Shopping Center and the other on the corner of Central Avenue and Nursery Way. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the chamber at (707) 839-2449, [email protected] or mckinleyvillechamber.com.