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Mendo Lake Family Life

Eat Your Weight in Crab

Dec 30, 2019 12:18PM
When January rolls around, Mendocino County proclaims its adoration for a certain crustacean with Crab Fest. The festival’s county-wide events, which are held January 24–February 2 and are mostly for those 21 and older, include wine tastings, brunches, kayak tours, and two Mendocino Coast Clinics (MCC) benefits in Fort Bragg: the Cioppino Dinner on January 31 and the Crab Cake Cook-Off and Wine Tasting Competition on February 1 (crabwinebeermendo.org). In the kid-friendly department are the Crab and Crémant Skunk Train rides, which depart from Fort Bragg on January 25 and February 1. Locals get a discount. Purchase tickets at skunktrain.com. For details about the festival, go to tinyurl.com/wqtd594 or visitmendocino.com