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HERITAGE TRAIL TOUR


Aug 02, 2014 to Aug 03, 2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Many locations
Placer County
530 889-6500

HERITAGE TRAIL TOUR


Discover the hidden nuggets
 
of Placer County History.

  T
our 18 Placer County Museums
between Roseville and North Lake Tahoe

All are open both days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is FREE to All!

Visitors can bake biscuits in an 1890s wood stove, explore the wonders of a granite quarry, view the world from a 19th century farm wagon, pan for elusive flakes of gold and listen to Native American stories.   Many of the museums will also offer fun, food, and beverages such as hand-churned ice cream, root beer floats, Indian flat bread and lemonade.


You will learn about the Gold Rush,
construction of the transcontinental railroad,
and our history as one of the richest
fruit growing regions in the nation.

Sponsored by the
Placer County Department of Museums

See website for details and exact locations  The official Trail Guide is available in local museums. 

 

 


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Ongoing Events
& Things To Do

ALL AMERICAN SPEEDWAY

Placer County Fairgrounds

Roseville, CA

Exciting stock car races every Saturday evening

See website for details:  http://www.allamericanspeedway.com


MOTORCYCLE RACES

Friday Evenings from May-October

Gold Country Fairgrounds, Auburn

See website for details: http://www.fastfridays.com



FOOD TRUCK MANIA

Johnson-Springview Park

Rocklin  5-8 p.m

4th Thursday each Month

 Search web:for http://www.rocklin.ca.us/specialevents

Roseville

Vernon Street  5-8 p.m.

LOOMIS THURSDAY NIGHT FAMILY FUN FEST

June 5 through July 31, 2013

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

"Street fair atmosphere for the whole family!"

Website:  http://www.loomisfamilyfest.com



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!



FREE ART WALK
DOWNTOWN ROSEVILLE MERCHANTS

3rd Saturday 6-9- p.m.
See website for map and details
http://www.3rdSatArtWalk.com



CONCERTS AT COMMONS BEACH

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

June 22d - September 7th

Website
:  http://www.concertsatcommonsbeach.com



DOWNTOWN TUESDAY NIGHT- ROSEVILLE
May 6, 2014 - July 29, 2014
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Vendors, Farmers Market, Car Show Live Music & Margarita Garden

See website for details:
http://www.downtownroseville,com



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




EVENING IN THE PARK

Family Entertainment at
Johnson-Springview Park
Thursdays 6-9 p.m.
Check website
http://www.rocklin.ca.us
City of Rocklin