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Jan 06, 2017 to Feb 02, 2017
See website for Gallery hours.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Old Town Gallery is proud to feature the works of the artists that have joined our gallery within the past year.

Jan 08, 2017 to Feb 26, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

High Hand Gallery is pleased to announce a very special show. January 8th - February 26th we will be featuring a UNITED STATES VETERANS' ...

Show opened the 2nd weekend of every month
See website for details.
Lincoln, CA

Our monthly show is a little rustic with a splash of cottage too. It's a new year and time to celebrate the love in ...

Jan 13, 2017 to Feb 25, 2017
Gallery hours: Tues/Thurs 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Weds/Fri/Sat 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

First held in 1927, The Crocker-Kingsley Exhibition was first juried in 1940, a tradition that continues to the present day. 2017 marks the 78th ...

Jan 15, 2017 to Feb 19, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Bring the kids to Northstar for an afternoon of exploring the great outdoors in a fun, unintimidating, family-friendly atmosphere. The 3 hour tours are open to ...

Jan 20, 2017 to Jan 22, 2017
See website for dates, movies and times.
Auburn, CA

Aliens and Robots Invade the State Theatre as Cinema at the State Theatre in Auburn presents The First Annual Science Fiction Film Festival. Dates and ...

Jan 21, 2017 to Jan 22, 2017
Saturday, January 21st, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, January 22nd, 3:00 p.m.
Auburn, California

Peter Jaffe, Conductor Kerstin Allvin & Beverly Wesner-Hoehn, harps Johann Strauss II: On the Beautiful Blue Danube ... Our program of musical destinations launches with this quintessential ...

Jan 21, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Olympic Valley, CA

11th Annual Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Event, North America’s largest venue for all things alpine touring, telemark and splitboard, returns this January 21st! A ...

Jan 21, 2017
See website for details.
, CA

January 24th marks the anniversary of James Marshall’s momentous discovery of gold in the tail race of Sutter’s Mill. This event is commemorated every year with ...

Jan 21, 2017
Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner is served at 6 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The Gold Country Fair Heritage Foundation invites you to our annual Crab Feed on Sat., January 21, 2017! Enjoy salad, clam chowder, shrimp cocktail, pasta, ...

Jan 21, 2017 to Feb 04, 2017
See website for details.
Roseville, CA

Freckleface Strawberry will do anything to get rid of her freckles - from scrubbing them with soap, to caking on makeup, and even wearing a ski ...

Jan 21, 2017 to Mar 11, 2017
5:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Take an evening to slow down and enjoy the peaceful setting of the Sierra Nevada during Northstar’s guided, evening snowshoe tours. The 2 - 2.5 hour ...

Jan 21, 2017
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981).Directed by George Miller, this post-apocalyptic masterpiece, hailed as one of the greatest action films of all time, stars Mel ...

Jan 21, 2017
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Brazil, Terry Gilliam’s 1985 Orwellian-yet-slapstick classic starring Robert DeNiro and Jonathan Pryce, is our second feature of the day. The film centers on Sam Lowry, a ...

Jan 21, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The Iron Giant (1999)is an animated classic directed by Brad Bird (The Incredibles, The Simpsons). Set during the Cold War, the film is about ...

Jan 22, 2017
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Forbidden Planet (1950) . Directed by Fred Wilcox, this is considered the first film set on another planet. Starring Anne Francis and Leslie Nielsen, Forbidden Planet ...

Jan 22, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Ex Machina (2015), a film hailed as a modern day SciFi masterpiece. Directed by Alex Gardner and starring Oscar Isaac and Alicia Vikander, the film tells ...

Jan 28, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m
Auburn, CA

“I have seen the power of stories transform the lives of children,” says Marianna deCroes, a featured storyteller at this year’s Auburn Winter Storytelling Festival, on ...

Jan 28, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Karla Bonoff is one of the great female vocalist and singer-songwriters of our time. “Laying down lyrics with bedside manners, her words, “Lonely faces will step ...

Jan 29, 2017
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Classically-trained, award-winning pianist Richard Glazier was inspired at an early age by the music of the legendary George and Ira Gershwin. At age 9 he was ...

Feb 02, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Beyond a Miracle, Creating California’s Empire of Agriculture tells the dynamic story of the agricultural pioneers who shaped the state’s farm heritage. Battling the weather, isolation ...

Feb 02, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Honoring the life and work of Debbie Reynolds! The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a 1964 American musical film directed by Charles Walters. The screenplay by Helen ...

Feb 03, 2017 to Mar 02, 2017
See website for details.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Old Town Gallery presents Art of Hearts.

Feb 04, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Join us in the winter as we find out how to care for our creeks and local waterways. Remember, only rain in the drain! ...

Feb 04, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Long before war or the Gettysburg Address, we follow gangly Abe over ten years as he moves from Kentucky to Illinois. As his future resonates in ...

Feb 04, 2017
Free guided tours at 10 a.m. & 1 p.m. The museum will be open extended hours from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Roseville, CA

The Maidu Museum & Historic Site is participating in Sacramento Museum Day by offering free admission and fun activities all day. On Saturday, February 4, bring the ...

Feb 05, 2017
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The universe of guitar knows no boundaries for The California Guitar Trio. Since 1991, the group has enthralled listeners with a singular sound that fearlessly crisscrosses ...

Feb 11, 2017 to Feb 12, 2017
Feb. 11 - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Feb. 12 - 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Collectors attending the Gold Country Fair Antiques Show will discover a wide selection of quality merchandise from the Victorian period through the 1980's.  Major ...

Feb 11, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Lincolin, CA

Four-Course Chocolate Infused Dinner An event too delicious to miss!! Appetizers plus a three-course formal seated dinner. Formal/Semi-Formal Attire. No Host Bar Music & Dancing Raffles Tickets: $85

Feb 11, 2017 to Feb 12, 2017
See website for details.
Various, CA

Bring your Sweetie to the Placer Wine Trail for special activities at the following participating wineries: Lone Buffalo: gourmet wine & cheese pairings from Placerville ...

Feb 12, 2017
See website for details.
Granite Bay, CA

The MTB Classic is at beautiful Granite Beach, Folsom Lake SRA featuring a course with scenic single track and double track trails to ride on. Included ...

Feb 12, 2017
See website for details.
Auburn, CA

During the month of February, there is always a special focus on flowers and love... and chocolate! This is, of course, in honor of Valentines Day. ...

Feb 12, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

We LOVE our Customers! That is why we are hosting a WINTER CELEBRATION. Join the artists of High Hand Gallery for music, door prizes, ...

Feb 14, 2017
4:15 p.m. to caravan up to the trailhead
Truckee, CA

Bundle up with a companion for a special Valentine’s Day evening to watch the sunset above Donner Lake. Meet at Alder Creek Adventure Center at 4:15 ...

Feb 15, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

“The Gaelic Super Group” Dàimh (pronounced dive) are based entirely in the West Highlands of Scotland. From pyrotechnic jigs and reels to achingly poignant ballads, they ...

Feb 16, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

A Neo-Western featuring two desparate brothers' bank robbing scheme to save their family's ranch from foreclosure. They are tracked by an aging sheriff who is ...

Feb 18, 2017
See website for details.
Auburn, CA

Come and participate in one of the most challenging 50K in the Auburn/Cool area. This event has a total accumulative climbing of over 6000 feet in the ...

Feb 18, 2017 to Feb 25, 2017
See website for details.
Olympic Valley, CA

Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows comes alive in February with a week-long kid’s extravaganza. Kid-O-Rama offers non-stop fun for kids of all ages. As part of ...

Feb 18, 2017 to Feb 26, 2017
See website for event schedule.

The Alpenglow Mountain Festival is a bi-annual, nine day celebration of human-powered mountain sports, events, clinics, equipment demos, presentations, film and more. Exploring some of the best ...

Feb 23, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Olympic Valley, CA

Back for its 11th year, the Alpenglow Winter Film Series will be showcasing its best linup to date. Hear from these locals and athletes as they share ...

Feb 24, 2017 to Mar 05, 2017
February 24th-March 5th - JUST 2 WEEKENDS! See website for details.
Roseville, CA

Stand Out Talent presents the fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as ...

Feb 25, 2017
See website for details.
Granite Bay, CA

The Lost Trail Half Marathon is a scenic single track trail race along the shoreline of Folsom Lake with many scenic views, and also offers ...

Feb 26, 2017
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Winds, Auburn’s official town band, presents a concert of "Inspirational Music from Around the World". Admission is free, with tax-deductible donations gratefully accepted. Pieces to ...

Mar 02, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

A searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady. Price: ...

Mar 03, 2017 to Mar 12, 2017
See website for details.

SnowFest! 2017 is coming to North Lake Tahoe for it's 36th year on March 3-March 12, 2017. Every spring since 1982, North Lake Tahoe comes alive ...

Mar 04, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

During the Cold War, a twisted mother (Angela Lansbury) participates in a twisted scheme, with her twisted son (Laurence Harvey) as her unwitting pawn. A fascinating ...

Mar 04, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Founding members of the Bay Area's renowned all female powerhouse Blame Sally, Pam and Jeri also perform in their original duo format, The Pam and Jeri ...

Mar 04, 2017
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Spend an evening with the wild, Mingle with Owls, Hawks and an Eagle. $25 entry includes one complimentary glass of wine, light hors d'oeuvres, raffle prizes ...

Mar 09, 2017 to Mar 12, 2017
See website for details.
Olympic Valley, CA

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows is proud to host the Audi FIS World Cup on March 9 - 12, 2017. This marks the return of World ...

Mar 10, 2017 to Mar 11, 2017
See website for details.
Roseville, CA

Soon it will be time to think Spring and we will be ready for you!  Mes Amis Spring will be coming to you in March and ...

Mar 11, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Kings Beach, CA

The annual Kings Beach Snowfest Parade is back on March 11, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The North Tahoe Business Association hosts ...

Mar 11, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

In this live musical performance , 'Come Together' recreates the look, sound and history of the Beatles, taking you back into time to witness the Beatles ...

Mar 17, 2017 to Apr 02, 2017
See website for show times.
Auburn, CA

The State Theatre Acting Company and the Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center are pleased to present the musical Sister Act. Sister Act is the feel-good musical ...

Mar 18, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

This upcoming March the “On Tour” 2017 Wild & Scenic Film Festival returns to the State Theatre in Auburn with another incredible selection of adventure and ...

Mar 31, 2017 to Apr 02, 2017
See website for details.
Olympic Valley, CA

WWG 2017 returns FOLLOWING two SOLD OUT YEARs in tahoe. we are thrilled to be BACK FOR ANOTHER GATHERING Mixing the finest ingredients of ...

Apr 01, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Newspaper editor Spencer Tracy ignores his impatient fiancé  Jean Harlow—he’s busy fending off Myrna Loy’s libel suit. His buddy William Powell agrees to lure Loy into ...

Apr 06, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

he untold story of three brilliant African-American women working at NASA - the brains behind launching astronaut John Glenn into orbit. Price: $8.00

Apr 07, 2017 to Apr 08, 2017
Friday - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Over 250 Quilts Country Store, Vendors, Cafe, Prizes, Raffle Baskets and much MORE! Featured Quilter: Beth Foust Admission: $7.00

4/12 - 5/17 Wednesday's
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Wednesdays just got better!  Enjoy live music and wine tastings in partnership with local vintners. If wine isn't quite enough to change your Wednesday plans, ...

Apr 22, 2017
8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

“The Floyd” is a tribute to the sounds, sights and emotions of one of the greatest rock & roll bands in history: Pink Floyd! “The Floyd” ...

Apr 27, 2017
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Alan Reid and Rob van Sante present a lively show rooted in the music of Scotland, its rich history and varied landscape providing much of ...

Apr 29, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Celebrate and experience California Indian culture during Yomen: A Spring Celebration on Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Yomen is Maidu Museum's biggest ...

May 06, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The home-wrecker tells Linda Darnell, Jeanne Crain, and Ann Southern she’s left town with one of their husbands. Each wife considers the state of her union — ...

May 07, 2017
See website for details.
Roseville, CA

Grab your headband, leg warmers, parachute pants and totally rad friends for the most excellent adventure! At the I love the 80's Fun Run & retro ...

May 13, 2017 to May 14, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Celebrating the Harvest of the Strawberry on Mother’s Day weekend at the Fairgrounds on Washington Blvd in Roseville, CA. What makes a happy mom on ...

May 20, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Experience the first and most anticipated event of summer. We completely transform our campus into a beautiful outdoor venue to support Great Futures at the ...

May 26, 2017 to May 29, 2017
See website for details.
Lake Tahoe , CA

As the summer season is fast approaching we celebrate its beginning each year on the West Shore during Memorial Day Weekend with the Opening Day at ...

Jun 03, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Two courtroom giants (Fredric March and Spencer Tracy) collide for the “trial of the century.” For these celebrities, it’s a brawl: politics vs evolution vs religion. ...

Jul 01, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Shell-shocked amnesiac Ronald Colman walks away from the hospital and meets Greer Garson. Love, marriage, cottage, a baby. When an accident slams back his memory, he ...

Aug 05, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Timid clerk Jonesy could be the twin of infamous Killer Mannion — Public Enemy #1. Mannion recognizes good camouflage when he sees it. That’s what he thinks, ...

Aug 12, 2017 to Aug 13, 2017
See website for information and schedule.

ARTour is a free, self-guided tour of artists' studios in the North Tahoe region.. Local artists open their studios to display and sell artwork ...

Sep 02, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Swordplay, archery, wisecracks, swordplay, romance, heroism, and swordplay in one irresistible yarn. It’s probably wildly inaccurate, but who cares when it’s so fast and funny? Plus ...

Oct 07, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Boffo vaudevillians Judy Garland and Gene Kelly know they’ll play The Palace — someday. But when ambitious Kelly purposely injures himself to avoid serving in WWI, Judy ...

Oct 12, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017
See website for details.
Coloma, CA

If you live in the Gold Country, you’ve probably heard about or attended Coloma Gold Rush Live! This event is one of Marshall Gold’s biggest special ...

Nov 04, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

WWI through an infantryman’s eyes. On fire with enthusiasm, Paul bursts from classroom to recruiting office to the trenches. But war’s butchery drives home the truth ...

Dec 02, 2017
Show times: 12:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Struggling in the brave new world of machines, industrialization, and noise, Chaplin’s Little Tramp fights back with wit and humanity. Even in an automated society, he ...

Dec 02, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

7th ANNUAL FREE INDOOR EVENT – RAIN OR SHINE SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2nd 2017 MAIDU ACTIVITY CENTER 1960 JOHNSON RANCH DRIVE ROSEVILLE, CALIFORNIA 95661 NEXT TO MAIDU MUSEUM & HISTORIC SITE ADJACENT ...

Dec 09, 2017 to Dec 10, 2017
Check website for details.
Coloma, CA

Historic Holiday Houses will be held on Saturday & Sunday December 9th-10th, 2017 from 10am until 4pm. We invite the public to come out and see ...

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Ongoing Events


 Historic Guided Walking Tour of
Old Town Auburn

 

Presented by Placer County Museum Docent Guild
Every Saturday, rain or shine!!  Meet at the Courthouse at 10:00 a.m.
101 Maple Street, Auburn, CA
530 889-6500

Year-Round Farmers Markets




Old Town Courthouse Parking Lot

Every Saturday Year 'Round from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Auburn Folsom Road at Lincoln Way
Auburn, CA

Fountains at Roseville
Every Tuesday Year 'Round from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Roseville Parkway and Galleria Blvd.
Roseville, CA

www.foothillfarmersmarket.com

Outdoor Pickers Market Presented by

Hand Pickin' Emporium



Antiques, Vintage, Food & Fun
4155 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA
4th Sunday each month
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

www.handpickin.com


Food Truck Mania




Start date TBD
Every 4th Thursday of the month at
Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin, CA
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

www.rocklin.ca.us





All movies and concerts are free!
Friday evenings all Summer
Johnson Springview Park
5480 5th Street, Rocklin, CA  95677

www.rocklin.ca.us


Colfax Art Walk


2nd Friday of the month
May through October
2nd Friday of the month, May through Octobe
3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
at Main and Depot Streets in
Historic Downtown Colfax, CA

www.placerarts.org




The home of Short-track racing thrills in Northern California!
Saturday races starting date TBD!
 See website for schedule.

800 All American City Blvd
Roseville, CA  95678

www.allamericanspeedway.com




Start date TBD
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Lincoln Way in Auburn, CA from Elm Street to High Street

auburncruisenite.org




Speedway motorcycle racing every Friday night, all summer long!!
Races start date TBD

Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High Street, Auburn, CA  95603

www.fastfridays.com




Dates to be announced.
Free admission and parking.
Weekly themed entertainment.

Loomis Train Depot Plaza
3640 Horseshoe Bar Road, Loomis, CA  95650

loomischamber.com/friday-night-family-fest/


Concerts on the Square

Concerts On The Square general 2016
Gates open at 6:30 p.m.  Concert starts at 7:30 p.m.
Every 3rd Saturday, date TBD
Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville, CA  95678

www.roseville.ca.us



Local, regional, and national performers will delight Tahoe City audiences every Sunday afternoon this summer.  This FREE event! 

Music from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 
Every Sunday starting June 18 - September 3, 2017


www.concertsatcommonsbeach.com




Many Tahoe City businesses stay open late on the first Friday of each month and offer refreshments, music, and specials. 

www.visittahoecity.org/


Fountains at Roseville


All Aboard The Fountains Train!
The train runs Monday through Sunday
from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
www.fountainsatroseville.com/play/

Night at the Museum

Maidu Museum & Historic Site

1970 Johnson Ranch Drive
Roseville, CA
January - November
3rd Saturday of each month
6:30-8:30 PM

www.roseville.ca.us

Food Truck Mania


Come out every 2nd Thursday
of the month at Vernon &
Lincoln streets in
Roseville, CA
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

sactomofo.com/


Mel's Diner Weekly Classic Car Cruise Night



Dates TBD
Wednesdays 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Pre-1976 classic cars and
special edition cars welcome. 


Mel's Diner
1730 Grass Valley Highway
Auburn, CA

originalmelsdiner.com/


49er Flea Market


Dates TBD
Open most Saturdays
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Auburn Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High St.
Auburn, CA


49erfleamarket.net/

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Start your summer weekend off listening and dancing to live music featuring a variety of genres on the beautiful North Shore of Lake Tahoe.
This FREE event! 
Concerts take place at Kings Beach State Recreation Area.
Music starts at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Every Friday starting date TBD

MusicOnTheBeach