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California and the Civil War History Exhibit
Open every day except holidays
Part Two of California and the Civil War open now at the Placer County Courthouse Museum in Auburn.
Illustrated panels created by guest curators Richard Hurley and TJ Meekins focus on stories of daring Rebels and determined Unionists who vied for California's allegiance.
Downtown Tuesday Nights (Roseville):
This family friendly community event is free and open to everyone! Every Tuesday night in July we close down much of Vernon Street to bring in over 100 vendors, live entertainment, great bands, a kids fun zone, a wonderful farmer's market, delicious foods, Classic Car Show, a beer garden and much more. Downtown Tuesday Nights has won numerous awards and is frequently voted the most popular community activity of the year, bringing in thousands of visitors each week. There is something for everyone and many of our merchants stay open late to accommodate the crowds!
Every Saturday at 10am:
Farmers' Market at The Fountains in Roseville
Every Tuesday Year-Round!
Farmers' Market in Old Town Auburn
Every Saturday Year-Round!
4th Sunday, every month:
Through August 23:
Jul 10, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015
Come and see "Romeo and Juliet," "The Fantasticks," and other performances in beautiful Lake Tahoe. Tickets are available on the website.
August 6 - 27
Aug 06, 2015 to Aug 27, 2015
Families and friends can snuggle up under the stars while enjoying new releases and family classics on the big screen in the Events Plaza at The Village at Squaw Valley. A different movie shows every Thursday in July & August. All movies start at 8:30pm, weather permitting. Blankets and warm clothes are recommended.
Aug 22, 2015
The Village at Squaw Valley is paying tribute to man and woman's best friend with the 6th Annual Peaks and Paws Festival. Dogs and their Masters can enjoy live music, delicious food, and wine and beer tasting (people only!) amid Squaw's stunning mountain setting. The all-day event also has dog-friendly guided hikes up Shirley Canyon and Granite Chief Trail. All of the proceeds from the festival will benefit the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.
August 22 - 23
Aug 22, 2015 to Aug 23, 2015
The Lake Tahoe Triathlon occurs annually at Ed ZBerg Sugar Pine State Park on the west shore of Lake Tahoe. Sugar Pine is truly one of Tahoe's special lake side properties. Home of the Hellman-Ehrman Mansion this property features tall pines, a historic pier, beautiful grounds and spectacular beaches. Sugar Pine State Park is one of the state parks systems most coveted camping destinations. The camp sites are very near the main venue. This is a great way to attend and participate in the Lake Tahoe Triathlon.
Aug 30, 2015
2015 will be the 8th year for Woofstock! Last year, we raised almost $20,000 for our Canine Rescue Groups and had a crowd of almost 10,000 (and that's not counting our four-legged friends!). Look for more of the same this year, as the "Adopt a Rubber Ducky Doggy", Woofstock Grateful Dog Rescue Run, Obstacle Course, Weiner Dog Races, 60's Costume Contest, over 130 Vendors, Entertainment, 20+ Dog Rescue Groups, Meetup Groups, and much more returns, plus you know we have a few surprises in store for you!
August 29 - 30
A full AKC Dog Show!
September 5, 2015
Sep 05, 2015
A unique, unlimited microbrew tasting experience. Sample over 100 hand-crafted beers. Enter the Bagg-O Tournament to win tickets to the 2016 BrewFest and other great prizes! Enjoy delicious food from some of the best local food trucks and restaurants. Tickets: $35 per person $10 non-tasters $40 at the door Kids Free Additional ticket outlets at: The BriarPatch Market now and at both SPD Markets in August.
September 10-13, 2015
Gold Country Fair
As American as Apple Pie!
The Gold Country Fair takes place Thursday, September 10th through Sunday, September 13th in the beautiful Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn, CA. The event is a 52 year old tradition, is 4 days long and is jam-packed full of family activities everyone can enjoy!
Just some of the wonderful things you'll enjoy at the fair is our friendly atmosphere, new and traditional competitive livestock exhibits, hands-on kid activities, a large carnival of exciting rides, delicious specialty foods, multiple stages of amazing entertainment, fun contests, strolling entertainers, blockbuster concerts, a fabulously fun Destruction Derby, unique crafters and a variety of commercial and local exhibits.
September 26, 2015
The best of the best, one course, one day. Be A Champion at UROC and challenge yourself with the 100K, 50K or Half Marathon distance. This one-of-a-kind trail race showcases some of the most beautiful trails in the area. The Expo takes place in Auburn on Friday 9/25. Dont miss out! phone: 434-218-0402
October 10 - 24, 2015
date: October 10 - 24, 2015
Placer Community Theater will soon be presenting one of Broadway's best-loved family musicals, Mary Poppins. Based on the books by P.L. Travers, and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintoshs Mary Poppins amazed and delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical. Join us for Placer Community Theaters exciting live version of this family musical in October. Evening performances will be presented at 7:30 pm October 10, 16, 17, 23 & 24. 2:00 pm matinee performances will be offered October 11, 17, 18 & 24. Tickets and information at www.placertheater.org.
The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family how to value each other. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical, memorable, and surprisingly comical adventures, but Jane and Michael arent the only ones she has a profound effect upon; even grown-ups lea
This program showcases the talents of over thirty cast and crew members from Auburn, Grass Valley, and surrounding communities. Audiences are sure to recognize classic songs like, "Spoonful of Sugar," "Chim-Chim-Cher-ee," the showstopping "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious," and Walt Disney's personal favorite song, "Feed the Birds."
Tickets may be purchased in person at the State Theater lobby on three Fridays, September 25, October 2 & 9, between the hours of noon and 2:00 pm. Tickets may also be purchased by calling 530-852-2708, or online through www.brownpapertickets.com. Ticket prices for this event are $22 for adult reserved seating, $18 for seniors/teens/groups of 10 or more, and $8 children.
October 25, 2015
Center of the Arts, 314 W. Main St., Grass Valley
The Pioneer Arts Club of Grass Valley, CA is having their 32nd Northern Mines Art Exhibit & Sale from October 19 - November 11, 2015. Artists from northern and central California will be showing their work. All art lovers are welcome to join us!
November 14-15, 2015
Pioneer Quilt Guild
Quilt Show and sale. Quilts displayed; locally-made quilts for sale; boutique of high-quality, handmade items; vendors; door prizes; basket raffle; refreshments and lunch available. Admission $7, free parking
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