Quincy Chamber of Commerce

Upcoming Quincy Events

Parade Entry Forms:

Following is a list of documents to enter this year's parade.  The entry form, narrative and hold harmless agreement are required to participate.  The entry form definitions are provided in the event you have any questions as to what category your entry may fit into.  The rules are provided as a guide to help you design your entry.  Please pay close attention to what is and is not permitted, and size and height restrictions.  Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on Saturday, August 12th!
2017 Entry Form.pdf
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Entry Form Definitions.pdf
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Hold Harmless_2.pdf
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About Quincy, California

Quincy started as Gold Rush community in 1858, just outside of Elizabethtown. James H. Bradley, one of the organizers of Plumas County, donated the land at Quincy for establishment of the county seat. He then laid out the town and named it after his ranch located in Quincy, Illinois.   

In 2010, the U.S. census reported the Quincy population as 5,970.

In 2013, Quincy was named #8 on the list of America's Coolest Small Towns, an annual list compiled by Budget Travel based on votes received from the public all over the nation.  Quincy was the only town in California to make the top 10 list.

According to the Budget Travel criteria for the contest, "The town must have a population under 10,000.  It also needs that indescribable something; independent shops, a sense of energy, an epic backyard, culture, delicious coffee.  In other words, cool doesn't necessarily mean quaint: We wanted towns with an edge and a heart."

The contest received over 96,000 votes (combined) and over 2,400 comments in favor of 924 towns across the country.

Contact Info

​Quincy Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 215
336 Main Street (inside Plumas Bank)
Quincy, CA 95971

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