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Discover the California Redwoods' best-kept secret: Historic Ferndale
Nestled between the California Redwoods and fabled Lost Coast, the Victorian Village of Ferndale is a hidden oasis of small town charm, spectacular architecture, enchanting natural beauty and welcoming North Coast culture. With its fusion of old-fashioned Americana and modern quirkiness - and a scenic setting straight out of the movies - this small but thriving dairy town near Eureka, CA is the perfect destination for a fun family vacation, rugged outdoor adventure or romantic weekend getaway.
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s "Beauty and the Beast," at Ferndale Repertory Theatre.
Wild and crazy people-powered sculptures traverse land, sand, and water to travel from Arcata to the Victorian Village of Ferndale, CA.
Ferndale volunteer firefighters celebrate independence with an old-fashioned treat for the kids: a free ride on a gleaming fire engine. Click here for application.