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Nov 04, 2014 to Jan 05, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tahoe City, CA

Are you looking for something special, a one of a kind gift? Look no further than the North Tahoe Arts Center in Tahoe City! ...

Nov 07, 2014 to Nov 23, 2014
See website for details.
Auburn, CA

Placer Community Theater presents "FIDDLER ON THE ROOF." 'Fiddler on the Roof', presented by Placer Community Theater, at the newly renovated State Theatre in Auburn, is a ...

Nov 14, 2014 to Nov 23, 2014
Rocklin, CA

IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS Join William Jessup University for a night full of dancing, romance, laughter, and some of the greatest songs ever written, including ...

Nov 21, 2014 to Nov 23, 2014
See website for details.
Auburn, CA

MOUNTAIN MANDARIN FESTIVAL  The Mountain Mandarin Festival marks the official beginning of Placer County Mountain Mandarin season. The event takes place the weekend before ...

Nov 22, 2014 to Nov 23, 2014
November 22: 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. November 23rd: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Come one, come all to the Blue Line Arts 2nd Annual Holiday Sale!!  Full of wonderful handmade gifts like jewelry, scarves, and pottery.  Feast ...

Nov 23, 2014
The Half Marathon starts at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn at 8:00am. The 5K starts at the Train Depot Plaza in Loomis at 9:00 a.m.

The 8th Annual MandaRUN, in conjunction with the Mountain Mandarin Festival, features a 1/2 Marathon and 5 K Run.  The Half Marathon enjoys a unique ...

Nov 26, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Loomis, CA

DAY BEFORE THANKSGIVING PARADE Come to Loomis to celebrate the day before Thanksgiving!  A favorite family event that is not to be missed!  The parade starts on Taylor ...

Nov 29, 2014
12 noon - 6 p.m.
Tahoe City, CA

TAHOE CITY HOLIDAY HOP Get ready to kick off the holiday season in style at the Tahoe City Holiday Hop!   Stroll through the local ...

Nov 29, 2014
Shopping hours vary.
Auburn, CA

CANDY CANE SATURDAY Although the day after Thanksgiving is the biggest shopping day of the year, Old Town Auburn is moving their usual Candy Cane Friday ...

Nov 29, 2014 to Nov 30, 2014
10 a.m - 4 p.m.
Coloma, CA

TOUR HISTORIC BUILDINGS in Coloma. Site of California's Gold Discovery. Get into the Christmas spirit in Coloma. Thirteen historic buildings will be open to the public ...

Nov 29, 2014
7 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center at the State Theatre - Auburn presents THE STARDUST COWBOYS:  COWBOY HOLIDAY. Don't miss this captivating original holiday show created by one of ...

Nov 29, 2014
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Be there for the magic when we “flip the switch” and turn on the spectacular High Hand Nursery Holiday Light Display!

Nov 30, 2014
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

An event that will get everyone in the holiday spirit! Grab the little ones and head to the Flower Farm in Loomis for the ...

Dec 03, 2014
5:30 p.m.
Kings Beach, CA

Over 50 local vendors!  Complete your holiday shopping all in one night locally.   No need to rush from store to store when you can shop here under ...

Dec 04, 2014
7 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Cinema at the State Theatre presents "HAPPY." Does money make you HAPPY? Kids and family? Your work? Do you live in a world that values and promotes ...

Dec 05, 2014
5:00 p.m.

Come watch the Tree Lighting and have your child's photo taken with Santa! 

Dec 05, 2014
8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Auburn's State Theatre presents HOT CLUB OF SAN FRANCISCO:   COOL YULE. Fire up your holidays with HOT CLUB COOL YULE, a swinging gypsy wagon trip to the ...

Dec 05, 2014 to Dec 06, 2014
Friday Dec. 5: 7p.m. Saturday Dec. 6 2p.m. & 7p.m.
Rocklin, CA

William Jessup University presents CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS 2014.  Performance groups will include University Choir & Orchestra, Jessup Concert Choir, and both Crossroads groups. This concert is designed ...

Dec 06, 2014
1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Silver Screen Cinema presents "THE WIND." Innocent Lillian Gish battles  the relentless wind in this tale of passion, jealousy and death.  Trapped on the barren prairie, she ...

Dec 06, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Saturdays only, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m
Roseville, CA

Roseville Theatre Arts Academy's Treehous Players present "IT'S A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS" The classic animated television special, "It's a Charlie Brown Christmas" comes to life in this faithful ...

Dec 06, 2014
4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Celebrate the holiday season with your family and friends on historic Front Street in Rocklin.  Bring the kids for a fun filled evening with ...

Dec 06, 2014
5:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

AUBURN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESENTS FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS PARADE 2014 "Dreams of Christmas" Downtown Auburn, CA Saturday, December 6th at 5:30 P.M. The parade officially begins at Cherry Avenue and Lincoln Way ...

Dec 06, 2014 to Dec 07, 2014

5th ANNUAL HOLIDAYS IN THE HILLS TOY DRIVE ON THE PLACER COUNTY WINE TRAIL Experience collaborative open-house style wine tours hosted by the Placer County Vintners Association ...

Dec 06, 2014
Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show time is 6:30 p.m.
Loomis, CA

4th ANNUAL "BE THE CHANGE" WINTER MUSIC FESTIVAL This event will benefit Gold Country Wildlife Rescue and The Gathering Inn. Sponsored by 96.9 The Eagle and Hosted ...

Dec 06, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Colfax, CA

CHRISTMAS CRAFT BOUTIQUE Come enjoy the day shopping for locally made crafts related to the Christmas Season!!

Dec 06, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Roseville, California

Reinvent Clothing Boutique & Consignment is hosting its 6th Annual Resale Shopping Bus Tour. Love Consignment shopping? Love mingling with friends, or making new ones? Then we ...

Dec 06, 2014 to Dec 13, 2014
View web site for schedule
Rocklin, CA

PLACER BALLET THEATER PRESENTS THE NUTCRACKER Ballet has captivated audiences around the globe for hundreds of years, entrancing children with the fantasy, and holding adults in awe at the ...

Dec 06, 2014 to Dec 21, 2014
See website for details

ORCHARD DAYS MOUNTAIN MANDARIN FARMS The fun doesn't stop with the Mountain Mandarin Festival.  Join Mountain Mandarin Growers' Association (MMGA) members at their ranches the first ...

Dec 06, 2014
4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Lincoln, CA

Come to Downtown Lincoln for holiday festivities! Downtown Open House from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parade at 4:30 p.m. along 5th and F Streets. Pictures with ...

Dec 07, 2014
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Spend an afternoon with Luis Carlos Montalvan and his service dog "Tuesday". You will be moved and motivated by veteran Montalvan & Tuesday's compelling ...

Dec 07, 2014
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The best place for your holiday gift shopping!  Crafts, gifts, art, holiday decorations, ornaments, jewelry, candles, kids' items, and much more!  Admission is free!

Dec 09, 2014
7:30 p.m.
Auburn, California

Join this delightful holiday tradition as the Auburn Symphony performs selections from Handel’s great masterpiece, with nationally recognized guest soloists and members of choruses ...

Dec 10, 2014
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Educating girls can break cycles of poverty in just one generation, yet millions of girls aren't in school. Girl Rising uses storytelling to inspire ...

Dec 12, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

YES THEY ARE COMING BACK TO AUBURN! Keith Greeninger returns to the newly expanded State Theatre in Auburn along with the singer-songwriter Larry Diehl. ...

Dec 13, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

DOCUMENTARY FILM AND STAND UP COMEDY EVENT Auburn is one lucky town! Fresh from the Mill Valley and Austin film festivals, a documentary film by ...

Dec 13, 2014
1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Santa Claus is coming to Roseville's Mahany Park on a firetruck! Bring the family to enjoy this FREE fun event.  In addition to meeting with ...

Dec 13, 2014
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Meadow Vista, Placer

Join the Live Oak Waldorf School on Saturday, December 13th, 10-3pm for the Holiday Faire. This is a wonderful holiday event for the whole family to ...

Dec 13, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

LOOMIS BASIN HOLIDAY HOME TOUR 2014 Presented by the Loomis Basin Education Foundation Come tour gorgeous homes decorated for the holidays and be inspired by the spirit ...

Dec 13, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

28TH ANNUAL OLD TOWN AUBURN  COUNTRY CHRISTMAS.  Two Saturdays in December - the 13th and the  20th.  5 to 9 p.m.  Crafts • Artists • Unique ...

Dec 14, 2014
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Santa Claus is coming to Downtown Auburn this year, and he’s bringing carolers, story tellers, the GRINCH, and much more! The Downtown Auburn Christmas ...

Dec 18, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

In this Christmas classic, an old man going by the name of Kris Kringle (Edmund Gwenn) fills in for an intoxicated Santa in Macy's ...

Dec 19, 2014
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Show your community spirit and holiday creativity by designing a gingerbread house for the community to see.  All entries will be on display at ...

Mar 20, 2015 to Mar 22, 2015
See website for complete schedule of events.
Squaw Valley, CA

Lively national, regional, and local bluegrass and acoustic roots music, California beers, wines, spirits, and warm local food surrounds locals and the Valley's experience ...

Mar 28, 2015 to Mar 29, 2015
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Auburn, CA

FOOTHILLS QUILTERS GUILD PRESENTS ANNUAL QUILT SHOW:  "WISH UPON A STAR." Over 250 Quilts on Display. The show will also include Quilted Garments, over 30 Vendor Booths, ...

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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 cancelation 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:


Friday 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  5-8 p.m.

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

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

Strikes Classic Car Shows
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday
5-8 p.m.
For details
search "Strikes-Rocklin"


Family Entertainment at
Johnson-Springview Park
Thursdays 6-9 p.m.
Check website
City of Rocklin