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Every third Saturday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Roseville, California

During the 3rd Saturday of every month, Roseville galleries, retail and civic venues keep their doors open for visitors to enjoy an evening of ...

Nov 01, 2016 to Dec 30, 2016
See website for Gallery hours.
Auburn, CA

Auburn Old Town Artists offer locally produced arts and gifts of all sizes. Price: free

Nov 25, 2016 to Dec 23, 2016
See website for details.
Roseville, CA

Do you have a little girl (or boy) who dreams of being a princess (or prince)?  Have you ever wanted to be swept away by ...

Nov 26, 2016 to Dec 25, 2016
8:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.
North Lake Tahoe, CA

Enjoy the breakfast buffet in Squaw Creek’s Cascades restaurant and make sure Santa knows what’s on your list. Every Saturday and Sunday.

Nov 28, 2016 to Dec 03, 2016
See website for details.
Roseville, CA

We can't wait to spend an entire week celebrating the holiday season in Downtown Roseville! Join us November 28th through ...

Nov 30, 2016 to Dec 08, 2016
Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday 11-6:00, and Friday and Sunday 12-4:00.
Rocklin, CA

The Ridley Gallery at Sierra College Rocklin Campus is proud to announce our Eighteenth Annual Holiday Show and Sale. The show and sale will run November ...

Dec 02, 2016 to Dec 18, 2016
Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 p.m. & Sunday Matinees 2:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

A wonderful stage show for the whole family. The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory ...

Dec 03, 2016
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

6th ANNUAL FREE INDOOR EVENT – RAIN OR SHINE SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3rd 2016 MAIDU ACTIVITY CENTER 1960 JOHNSON RANCH DRIVE ROSEVILLE, CALIFORNIA 95661 NEXT TO MAIDU MUSEUM & HISTORIC SITE ADJACENT ...

Dec 03, 2016 to Dec 11, 2016
See website for more details.
Auburn, Ca

Ballet has captivated audiences around the globe for hundreds of years, entrancing children with the fantasy, and holding adults in awe at the grace ...

Dec 03, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Terrific shopping awaits! Santa's helpers have been hard at work to create a holiday shopping market, with over 160 exhibitors. You're sure to find that special ...

Dec 03, 2016
1 p.m., 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

John Ford’s valentine to Ireland, his favorite redhead, and the guy he finally discovered could act. Retired boxer John Wayne arrives in Innisfree to claim his homestead. His ...

Dec 03, 2016
2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

A Christmas Celebration over 100,000 lights! Bring family and friends before or after the Festival of Lights Parade walk through the magical light displays, visit ...

Dec 03, 2016
Parade starts at 4:30 p.m. Tree lighting at 6:00 p.m.
Lincoln, CA

Annual Parade, Tree Lighting, and Downtown Open House Live entertainment, Santa, snow on the plaza and Tree Lighting in Beermann Plaza immediately following parade. Free ...

Dec 03, 2016 to Dec 04, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

HOLIDAYS IN THE HILLS Self-Guided Wine Trail Tour & Toy Drive. Admission: $15/person (Saturday OR Sunday Only); $25/person (Weekend Pass); Toy Donations ...

Dec 03, 2016
4 p.m. - 7 p.m.; 6:00pm Christmas tree lighting
Loomis, CA

Loomis Family Christmas – Old-Fashioned Christmas Hosted by American Legion Post #775, Loomis Basin Soroptimist, Loomis Lions Club, Rotary Club of Loomis Sunset, The Oak Church Kids ...

Dec 03, 2016
5:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Saturday, December 3rd  The parade will begin at the corner of Cherry and Lincoln Way at 5:30pm. This year's theme is "Let it glow...Let ...

Dec 03, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Auburn, California

 Join the Colla Voce Children's Chorus for 45 minutes of participatory Christmas music designed especially for children. Young audience members will help to create a memorable ...

Dec 03, 2016 to Dec 18, 2016
see website for details

The fun doesn’t end with the Mountain Mandarin Festival. Follow the mandarin trail and join Mountain Mandarin Growers' Association (MMGA) members at our groves the 1st ...

Dec 03, 2016
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

One of our most popular concerts of the season! Enjoy an evening with the Sierra College Instrumental Jazz Ensembles, directed by Greg McLaughlin, and special guests. ...

Dec 04, 2016
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

An afternoon of standard, contemporary and seasonal band music featuring the Sierra College Wind Ensemble and Sierra College Wind Symphony, under the direction of Greg McLaughlin. Admission ...

Dec 04, 2016
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Witness a beautiful girl float on sound waves in “Acoustic Levitation”, the most famous illusion reinvented and performed impossibly in “Sawn in Half” and a death-defying ...

Dec 06, 2016
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, California

Conductor: Peter Jaffe Liisa Dávila, soprano Alexandra Schenck, mezzo-soprano Jaeho Lee, tenor Matthew Hanscom, baritone Join this delightful holiday tradition as the Auburn Symphony performs selections from Handel’s ...

Dec 08, 2016
1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital is proud to sponsor the 28th Annual Children’s Christmas Faire on Thursday, December 8, 2016! Games ~ Crafts ~ Face Painting ~ ...

Dec 08, 2016
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Join Northstar California from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in The Village for one of the most celebrated holiday traditions of the Tahoe region! Noel Nights ...

Dec 09, 2016 to Dec 11, 2016
Friday - Dec. 9th @ 7:00 p.m.; Saturday - Dec. 10th @ 7:00 p.m.; Sunday - Dec. 11th @ 3:00 p.m.
Tahoe City, CA

The Nutcracker – “An American Tradition” Tahoe Dance School presents a wonderful performance of Americas favorite Christmas Ballet. With excellent dancing, beautifull costumes and wonderful sets this ...

Dec 09, 2016 to Dec 10, 2016
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

One Voice Performing Arts presents “Tidings of Peace,” under the inspired direction of Jean Sawyer, Founder and Artistic Director. Join this area youth choir at ...

Dec 10, 2016
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Celebrate the holiday season with your family and friends on historic Front Street in Rocklin’s Quarry District.  Bring the kids for a fun-filled evening with Santa, ...

Dec 10, 2016
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm (Rain or Shine)
Rocklin, CA

Old Town Rocklin Tree Lighting co-sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Rocklin and the City of Rocklin.  An all free event for the children of the ...

Dec 10, 2016
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Auburn, CA

26th Annual Old Town Country Christmas   Take a step back in time and enjoy an old fashioned holiday event in in our 1850's gold rush town. ...

Dec 10, 2016 to Dec 11, 2016
Dec. 10 - 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 11 - 2:00 p.m.
Folsom, CA

A Holiday Homecoming Pure holiday magic! Capture the spirit of the season with new and innovative arrangements of timeless and heartwarming Christmas classics. Experience the magic and ...

Dec 10, 2016 to Dec 18, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Santa will be visiting with the children of Auburn on the steps of the Auburn Promenade in Downtown. He will be at the Auburn Promenade December ...

Dec 10, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Colfax, CA

Annual Winterfest Light Parade starts  on Mill Street.  Parade of Lights  is a free, home-style parade with community spirit abundant. The parade is part of an entire ...

Dec 10, 2016
12:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Fireworks Begin at 7:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

The third annual Northern Lights Festival invites guests to The Village at Northstar, illuminated in celebration of all-things-glow. This tradition welcomes all to a day and ...

Dec 10, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Roseville, CA

The Roseville Coalition of Neighborhood Associations (RCONA) invites you to attend Santa In The Park. Saturday December 10, 2016 at the Roseville Sports Center ...

Dec 10, 2016
2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Sierra Gold Chorus in Auburn, California present our annual Christmas Holiday Show "Christmas Carols and Chaos". Come join us at Crossroads Church in Auburn for ...

Dec 10, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

9th Annual Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour This years self-guided tour includes 5 hand picked beautifully decorated Loomis Basin homes. After your tour visit the ...

Dec 11, 2016
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, California

ENJOY THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT! Experience Christmas stories, crafts and games for kids. Artisans and vendors will be selling their wares and lots of tasty treats ...

Dec 11, 2016
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The Colla Voce Chamber Singers December concerts—Luminous Night—feature as the centerpiece Ola Gjeilo’s stunning 'Luminous Night of the Soul” with piano and string quartet. This celebrated ...

Dec 15, 2016 to Dec 18, 2016
Dec. 15 & 16 - 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 17 & 18 - 2:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

A Holiday Homecoming Pure holiday magic! Capture the spirit of the season with new and innovative arrangements of timeless and heartwarming Christmas classics. Experience the magic and ...

Dec 15, 2016
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Join Northstar California from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in The Village for one of the most celebrated holiday traditions of the Tahoe region! Noel Nights ...

Dec 17, 2016
8:00 am - 11:30 am
Rocklin, California

Join us for this fun event for the entire family, which includes a yummy breakfast and crafts for the kids. Have your family photo ...

Dec 17, 2016
Remembrance Ceremony begins 9:00 a.m.
Auburn, CA

2016 will be our 2nd Annual Remembrance/Wreath Laying Ceremony to honor our veterans buried here in Auburn. Wreaths are sold throughout the year in ...

Dec 17, 2016
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Auburn, CA

26th Annual Old Town Country Christmas   Take a step back in time and enjoy an old fashioned holiday event in in our 1850's gold rush town. ...

Dec 17, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Auburn, Ca

Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center and the Sugar Plump Fairies are proud to present this beloved classic film starring Judy Garland as the State Theatre’s annual ...

Dec 21, 2016 to Feb 11, 2017
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Explore the dark skies above Northstar California on a snowshoe tour featuring telescopic viewing with Star Guide and poet, Tony Berendsen. The 2 – 2.5 hour ...

Dec 22, 2016
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Join Northstar California from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in The Village for one of the most celebrated holiday traditions of the Tahoe region! Noel Nights ...

Jan 05, 2017
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Dutch immigrant, Harry deLeyer, journeyed to the United States after World War II and developed a transformative relationship with a broken down Amish plow horse he ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 17, 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 ...

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 ...

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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




Starts March 24th!!
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

https://www.rocklin.ca.us/default.asp


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 April 9th!  See website for schedule.

800 All American City Blvd
Roseville, CA  95678

www.allamericanspeedway.com




2nd Friday of the month from May to September!
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 May 6th through October 7th

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

http://loomisfamilyfest.com/


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, May through September
Vernon Street Town Square, Roseville, CA  95678

http://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 19th through September 4th.
   

http://www.concertsatcommonsbeach.com




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

http://www.visittahoecity.org/


Fountains at Roseville


All Aboard The Fountains Train!
The train runs Monday through Sunday

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

http://www.roseville.ca.us

Food Truck Mania


Come out every 2nd & 4th Thursday
of the month at Vernon &
Lincoln streets in
Roseville, CA
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

http://sactomofo.com/venue/downtown-roseville/

Mel's Diner Weekly Classic Car Cruise Night



Jan 13, 2016 to Dec 28, 2016
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

http://originalmelsdiner.com/


49er Flea Market


Feb 6, 2016 to Jun 25, 2016
Open most Saturdays
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Auburn Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High St.
Auburn, CA


http://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 June 17th through September 2nd

MusicOnTheBeach