The Occidental Community Council’s website is intended to serve the residents of the Occidental area by providing them with information about local events and services. We hope that this information will allow area residents to make the most of the many and diverse opportunities offered by the Occidental area community.

For upcoming events:

Check the Calendar

Read the Community Notes

What Goes On at the Community Center ?

FireSafeOccidental: Learn, Participate

Read the Firechief's Report

Occidental April Fools Parade

Come frolic with us as we parade foolishly through Occidental-town, led by The Hub Bub Club, to wind our silly way to OCA for extreme frivolity and fun! Enjoy the crowning of the King and Queen of Fools presided over by Zero the Clown and more




Read “Welcome Packet (a guide to community and land stewardship)” online at or click Salmon Creek Watershed Council link above


Organizations Serving the Occidental Area



Occidental Area Health Center
Redwood Arts Council
Harmony Union School District
Occidental Extension YMCA
Occidental Community Choir
Salmon Creek Watershed Council
FireSafeOccidental Web Site

Occidental Center for the Arts
Occidental Library Station
Occidental Bohemian Farmers Market
Occidental Arts and Ecology Center
Occidental Community Center Adv.Council
Sonoma County Gazette
Bodega Land Trust

(See organizations for descriptions, and contact info.)


If you have events to list or other questions about this website, please email us at
Local landscape photos by Nadja Masura.


Participation Encouraged

The Occidental Community Council meets on the third Saturday at 10:30am each month at the Community Center. Come help us plan our annual fundraiser and spend the proceeds on worthy projects.

If you want to get involved in the community there are many opportunities.

Check out: The Occidental Community Center Planning Project, The Occidental Community Choir, Occidental Center for the Arts, Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, KOWS radio (see activities)


The OCC Events Calendar has information about concerts, the farmers markets, school performances and offerings, as well as pancake breakfasts and other benefits and classes put on by us locals.
(To include an event, email:

Crafts Faire

34rd Annual Occidental Holiday
Crafts Fair - December 7 & 8, 2019 10am to 5 pm
. All applications due September 14th.

35+ local artists, bucket raffle, food,
baked goods. Come join the activities, and take a stroll through town. Proceeds serve community programs funded by
Occidental Community Council,
all-volunteer non-profit organization.

For more information on participating see: Crafts Faire



Farmer's Market

Fridays 4pm-Dark
(June -October)
3611 Bohemian Hwy.
Occidental, CA 95465

farmers market

Occidental Community Council