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Apr 12, 2014 to Apr 20, 2014

EASTER WEEK ACTIVITIES April 12:   Easter Egg Hunt, Soccer Field, Meadow Vista, Children up to 5th grade,  Begins 10 a.m.       April 12:   Granite Bay ...

Ongoing through Apr 26, 2014
Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Rosevile, CA

"Utility Exploration Center is hosting an Exhibit "Earth from Space".  This exhibit is on loan from the Smithsonian Institution in partnership with the U.S. Geological Survey.  ...

Apr 18, 2014 to May 31, 2014
Tues. & Thurs. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wed, Fri, & Sat: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. or by Appointment
Roseville, CA

Blue Line Art Gallery and the Art League of Lincoln present the second annual art show and competition formerly known as the Feats of Clay AMERICA'S CLAY FEST ...

Apr 19, 2014
Show 7:30 p.m. Pre-show reception in Marquee Room 6:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

On Stage at the State Theatre presents LAURIE LEWIS & TOM ROZUM and Melody Walker & Jacob Groopman.  Since forming a musical partnership, Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum ...

Apr 19, 2014
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Olympic Village, CA

TAHOE TRUCKEE EARTH DAY at the Village at Squaw Valley Come to the Village for fun, live music and entertainment to celebrate and promote the region's ...

Apr 23, 2014 to Apr 24, 2014
See website for details
Rocklin, CA

SIERRA COLLEGE and the U.C. MASTER GARDENERS present EARTH DAY 2014  This year's Earth Day Celebration will be promoting the "6 R's"--Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Return, Refuse and ...

Apr 25, 2014 to Apr 27, 2014
See website for times. Sunday
Auburn, CA

GOLD COUNTRY PRO RODEO Cotton Rosser, cowboy and rodeo expert is riding into Auburn to renew the Rodeo event which had been cancelled.  Rodeo celebration ...

Apr 26, 2014
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Everyone is invited to  this FREE family event hosted by Roseville Electric, Environmental Utilities and the Utility Exploration Center, and sponsored by the Whole Foods Market. Explore our exhibits.  ...

Apr 26, 2014 to Apr 27, 2014
7 p.m. to 12 Midnight
Roseville, CA

Second Annual Roseville Firemen's Ball. An evening of fun, food, and dancing. Support the restoration of Roseville's Fire Museum. Purchase tickets by visiting website or by ...

Apr 26, 2014 to Apr 27, 2014
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day
Roseville, CA

8th Annual ART STUDIO TREK: "Art and Chocolate" Free open studio tour featuring  20 artists in  Rocklin, Granite Bay and Roseville.  They will ...

Apr 26, 2014
1 to 5 p.m.
Lincoln, CA


Apr 26, 2014
8 a.m. - 3 p.m., Rain or Shine
Roseville, CA

MES AMIS VINTAGE ANTIQUE SHOW. Antique Market in downtown Roseville, CA Over 40 vintage designers will gather on the tree lined street with vintage and antique ...

Apr 26, 2014 to May 17, 2014
Saturdays: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Roseville, CA

IF THE SHOE FITS... THE TRUE TALE OF CINDERELLA presented by Roseville Theatre Arts Academy.  You have seen the movies, read the books and even believed in ...

Apr 27, 2014
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Maidu Museum and Historic Site presents Yomen:  A Spring Celebration Celebrate and experience California Indian culture at our biggest event of the year!   Spend the whole day ...

Apr 27, 2014
Doors open 5 p.m., Movie begins 6 p.m.
Auburn, CA

"AN EVENING WITH AN AMERICAN HERO." Col. Bud Anderson is premiering his BioPic being created for the History Chanel and there will be a showing of the ...

May 02, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

4th Annual GABE MENDEZ GOLF TOURNAMENT Enjoy a great day of golf at the beautiful Auburn Valley Country Club. 18 holes with cart, banquet dinner and chances ...

May 03, 2014
1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Silver Screen Cinema presents "A Damsel in Distress" Fred Astaire dances with Joan Fontaine, George Burns and Gracie Allen in this tale of a titled maiden ...

May 03, 2014
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Colfax, CA

COLFAX SPRING GREEN FESTIVAL The festival is all about sustainable practices such as alternative energy, solar stoves and more. Also will include an Art and Wine Festival. There ...

May 04, 2014
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Sierra College sponsors DINOSAUR DAY SCIENCE FEST. This a a fun-filled family adventure!  This year along with  displays and activities surrounding the study of dinosaurs, ...

May 05, 2014
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Auburn, CA

CINCO DE MAYO   CELEBRATION in Old Town Auburn.  Annual Celebration includes Craft and Food vendors Pony Rides Pinatas Mobile Rocks Climbing Wall Folkloric Dancers Raffle Prizes   and more family fun... FREE ADMISSION

Ongoing through September each second Friday
3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Colfax, CA

COLFAX ART WALK Enjoy a relaxed reception atmosphere and pleasant walk as various Historic Downtown Colfax Businesses and restaurants host artists from throughout Northern California ...

May 10, 2014 to May 11, 2014
10 - 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Auburn, CA

NORTH AUBURN STUDIO TOUR MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND Visit the 11 locations throughout North Auburn at artists' working studios. Free admission, demonstrations and sales.  You can view a ...

May 10, 2014 to May 11, 2014
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Scout Breakfast 8-11 a.m.
Roseville, CA

BERRYFEST 2014.  "Always on Mothers' Day Weekend" Celebrating the harvest of the Strawberry with great Strawberry food, fun Strawberry shows, Strawberry Contests, Strawberry shopping, Strawberry ...

May 11, 2014
Check website for times.
Auburn , CA

AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA IS COMING THRU AUBURN..... The Amgen Classic is California's most iconic Tour de France style cycling event.   Stage 1 of this year's ...

May 15, 2014 to May 18, 2014
Thurs. 4-10 p.m. Fri. 4-11:00 p.m. Sat. 11a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sun. 12 noon-9 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

ROCKLIN COMMUNITY FESTIVAL Carnival Rides Food Court. Craft Fair Wine and Beer Garden Saturday Business Fair Fireworks 9:00 p.m. Saturday evening. For detailed information see Facebook:   Rocklin Community Festival.

May 16, 2014 to May 18, 2014
Fri: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. & Sun: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Auburn, CA

AUBURN SPRING HOME SHOW "2nd Largest Home Show in Northern California!" Wide variety of vendors showcasing and   offering everything for your home and garden.   Many Demonstrations and Landscaping ...

May 17, 2014
Begins at 5:30 p.m.
Loomis, CA

14th Annual BLUE GOOSE FOOD EXTRAVAGANZA. Over 70 chefs, caterers and community cooks will be serving some of their best dishes at at the annual Food ...

May 18, 2014
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Newcastle , CA

NEWCASTLE SESQUICENTENNIAL.  A family event which will celebrate 150 years of Newcastle's local history. Event will include food vendors and music.   Many local area organizations ...

May 18, 2014
Dawn to late afternoon
Auburn, CA

Old Town Auburn presents the 47th Annual SPRING ANTIQUES STREET FAIR Jewels to Junk Unusual Bargains Over 200 Vendors Come early and bring a flashlight.   Rain or Shine!

May 18, 2014
Auburn, CA

12th Annual AUBURN TRIATHLON Includes four major triathlon events:  World's Toughest Half, Mini Tri, Auburn International and Long Course Dualthlon.  This event will cover many area ...

May 24, 2014
2 p.m.- 7 p.m.
Loomis , CA

LIVE JAZZ AND BLUES featuring Mr. December Element Brass Band Hollywood Texas Blues.  Burgers and BBQ food plus a selection of local beer and wine. Bring your own lawn ...

May 31, 2014 to Jun 01, 2014
May 31: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 1: Noon - 4 p.m.
Lincoln, CA

Sun City Lincoln Hills Painters' Club presents 2014 ART STUDIOS TOUR Artists studios will be open to the public for one weekend, Saturday May 31 and Sunday. ...

May 31, 2014 to Jun 01, 2014
See website for registration and ride times.
Auburn, CA

THE WILDEST RIDE - AUBURN CENTURY. This ride offers some of the best riding in the West.  The routes take you through the historic gold ...

May 31, 2014
5 p.m.
Auburn, CA

SAVE THE DATE Boys and Girls Club of Placer County CHILLIN' N GRILLIN  EVENT Barbecue, Raffle, Entertainment Fantastic Food and Live Music by A Stone's Throw Tickets will be ...

Jun 01, 2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Rocklin Recreation has announced it newest event: THE ROCKLIN RAMBLE 5K FUN OBSTACLE COURSE The day's festivities also incude a Community Wellness Expo/ Kids Fest that ...

Jun 07, 2014
1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Silver Screen Cinema presents "Five Graves to Cairo." In the Sahara, undercover British soldier Franchot Tone  realizes Field Marshal Rommel (Eric von Stroheim) has a deadly ...

Jun 07, 2014
7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Lincoln, CA

8th Annual Downtown Lincoln Car Show Registration 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.   Show hours:  10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 50+ Trophies and Plaques awarded at 3 P.M.  ...

Jun 12, 2014
6-9 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Showcases Art Works of over 40 artists Photography, Paintings, Ceramics, Clay, Mixed Media Old Town & Downtown Auburn venues range from  Art Galleries, Restaurants, Styling Salons to Offices & ...

Jun 14, 2014 to Jun 15, 2014
2 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Colfax, CA

FIRE & STEEL FESTIVAL Historic Downtown Colfax.  Live Bands - DJ's "Jack Sparx" -Luna Roots" Fire Dance and Hoop Team - Interactive Theme Camps - ...

Jun 19, 2014 to Jun 22, 2014
See website
Roseville, CA

PLACER COUNTY FAIR.    Bring the whole family and enjoy an old-fashioned county fair. Carnival rides, farm animals a Junior Livestock Auction, arts and crafts ...

Jun 20, 2014
Begins at 5 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Park and Recreation District presents PARTY IN THE PARK Free  Fun Family Event! ROOTS, ROCK & REGGAE Enjoy the Band:  "PURE ROOTS" Food Court - Beer Garden - Face ...

Jun 28, 2014
5 - 9 p.m.
Colfax, CA

CHOCOLATE, WINE & ART INDULGENCE Join the exclusive group of Sierra Foothill Chocolatiers, winemakers and Artists for a fun night of indulgence.  Tickets $30 - ...

Jun 28, 2014 to Jun 29, 2014
Begins at dawn in Squaw Valley, CA
Auburn, CA

WESTERN STATES 100 MILE ENDURANCE RUN Begins in Squaw Valley and comes across the Sierra Nevada Mountains into Auburn....100.2 miles later   It is one of ...

Aug 02, 2014 to Aug 03, 2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

HERITAGE TRAIL TOUR Discover the hidden nuggets   of Placer County History.   Tour 18 Placer County Museums between Roseville and North Lake Tahoe All are open both days ...

Aug 08, 2014 to Aug 09, 2014
See website for details
Homewood, CA

Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation Presents the 42nd CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE This event is presented by the Tahoe Yacht Club Foundation and is one of the most prestigious vintage ...

Sep 26, 2014 to Sep 28, 2014
Fri 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sun 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Auburn, CA

AUBURN FALL HOME SHOW "2nd Largest Home Show in Northern California!" Wide variety of vendors showcasing and   offering everything for your home and garden.   Many Demonstrations and Landscaping Vignettes.  ...

Oct 18, 2014
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

18th Annual Auburn Community Festival A day of fun & celebration for families and everyone both in and out of the community. Scarecrow Decorating Contest • Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off ...

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NOTE: All effort is made to notify when events have changed or been cancelled. That said, however, weather or other circumstances may force the cancellation of an event without notice. When in doubt, contact the Event to find out the latest information. 

Ongoing Events
& Things To Do


Placer County Fairgrounds

Roseville, CA

Exciting stock car races every Saturday evening

See website for details:


Saturday Evenings from May-October

Gold Country Fairgrounds, Auburn

See website for details:


Johnson-Springview Park

Rocklin  5-8 p.m.

4th Thursday each month

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Vernon Street

Roseville 5-8 p.m.

3rd Thursday each month


June 5 through July 31, 2013

6-9 p.m. at Train Depot Plaza, Loomis

"Street fair atmosphere for the whole family!"


Walking Tour

of Historic Old Town Auburn
Docent Led, Every Saturday,
Rain or Shine
10am, Meet at the Courthouse

Farmers Markets

In Placer County, several markets are open
All year 'round.
Check the list for times and dates
There's no reason not to have farm-fresh produce every day!


3rd Saturday 6-9- p.m.
See website for map and details


Tahoe City
Every Sunday 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

June 22d - September 7th