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Open every day except holidays
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Free admission
Auburn, CA

  Part Two of California and the Civil War opens April 1, 2015 at the Placer County Courthouse Museum in Auburn.   Illustrated panels created by guest curators Richard Hurley ...

Feb 22, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015
Kids' race starts at 8:00 a.m. and 5K and 10K races start at 8:30 a.m.
Auburn, CA

Come join us and bring your family and friends to run along Historic Auburn City streets.   This will be a three race series ...

Feb 27, 2015 to Apr 04, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Russ Solomon, founder of Tower Records, always had a passion for the arts. Whether it was painting, sculpture, literature or music, Russ liked to ...

Mar 28, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Aqua Vistas celebrates the life of water and marks the Grand Opening of the General Gomez ARTS and Event Center. As part of the ...

Apr 04, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Loomis, CA

Come hunt for eggs and celebrate Easter at the Flower Farm Nursery!

Apr 04, 2015
See website for event schedule and details.

American River has become the second largest 50 miler in the United States. The race attracts both veterans and novices alike. Whether you are ...

Apr 04, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Tahoe City, CA

Ready… set… egg hunt! Join us at the annual Spring Eggstravaganza this year where Commons Beach will be blanketed with eggs once again for ...

Apr 04, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Presented by Legends at Woodcreek Golf Club Bunny Breakfast Buffet from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Egg Hunt starts at 11:30 a.m. and Festival Fun lasts ...

Apr 04, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

This year's Easter Egg Hunt will be an exciting community-wide event held at the Westfield Galleria at Roseville!  All Egg Hunts will take place ...

Apr 04, 2015
11:00 am to 1:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Presented by the Auburn 20-30 Club Easter is ON Saturday April 4th at the Gold Country Fairground ball fields!  Come early for all the fun! There will be ...

Apr 04, 2015
8:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

In the great tradition of Blazing Saddles, Three Amigos and Rango – comedy returns to the Western Genre. For a limited time, Blacktop Comedy ...

Apr 04, 2015
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Loomis, CA

A farm-to-fork style dinner prepared by local caterer Laura Kenny from Real Food Catering. Guests will enjoy a short presentation by Justin Wages, of Placer Land ...

Apr 04, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Come join us for Old Town Auburn's best Easter event. Bring children of all ages for our 3rd Annual Easter Bunny Hop on Saturday, April 4th, ...

Apr 04, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

The Giving Back Bash 3 will feature fun for the whole family!!  We want to provide an economical experience that is a fun, safe ...

Apr 05, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

At Whitney Oaks Golf Club Two Egg Hunts for kids!  The first is at 8:30 a.m. and the second is at 12:00 p.m.  One Egg ...

Apr 05, 2015
11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Homewood, CA

West Shore will be putting on two different Easter Egg Hunts, one for adults and one for kids. The Kids Easter Egg hunt will take ...

Apr 05, 2015
9:00 a.m.
Incline Village, NV

The big egg hunt starts right when the lifts open at 9:00 a.m. so you’ll want to get here early! Eggs are hidden all ...

Apr 09, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

EVERYBODY WINS during this exciting evening event. Every ticket holder will take home an original piece of quality art (valued at $250 or more) ...

Apr 11, 2015
8:00 p.m. to 10:00 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! ...

Apr 11, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Join Gold Country Writers for a Saturday sampler of what the local writers are doing. There'll be an Open Mic with some poetry and ...

Apr 12, 2015
4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Loomis, California

Join your neighbors and friends for a wonderful evening of good company, spectacular food, lively music, and a special preview of the 2015/2016 season ...

Apr 16, 2015
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World ...

Apr 17, 2015
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

'An Evening With Jack Gallagher, Can’t Pretend That Growing Older Never Hurts' After 30 years as a stand-up comic, numerous appearances on the Tonight Show ...

Apr 17, 2015 to Apr 18, 2015
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday
Roseville, CA

Celebrate Spring at Mes Amis Vintage Antiques Show!  Recognized as one of the 10 Best Spring Fleas by Romantic Country Magazine, Mes Amis Vendors ...

Apr 17, 2015 to May 30, 2015
See website for schedule and venue details.
Roseville, Lincoln, and Rocklin, CA

Once again, the “Open Division” show will be held at the beautiful Blue Line Arts Gallery in historic Roseville, California.  This year the “Student Division” show ...

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Thank you to our Red, White, and Blue A tribute to our military - past and present Quilts, Wearable Art, Vendors, Demonstrations, Basket Raffle, Door Prizes, ...

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015
10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

PlacerArts and Auburn Hip Hop Congress are pleased to present the 1st Annual Some Kind of Earth Day Festival. This event will bring together ...

Apr 18, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

The 8th Annual Celebrate the Earth Festival will take place Saturday, April 18, 2015. Everyone is welcome at this FREE family event, brought to ...

Apr 18, 2015
11:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Olympic Valley, CA

The Tahoe Truckee Earth Day Festival is a volunteer run, non-profit event to recognize, celebrate and promote the region’s unique beauty. Come to the ...

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015
Saturday, 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Sunday, 12:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Folsom, CA

Ballet's greatest comedy, Coppelia portrays the tangled story of Swanilda and Franz, whose engagement is threatened after Franz thinks he has fallen in love ...

Apr 18, 2015 to Apr 19, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Local artists demonstrate their work at this annual juried art fair. Visitors get to see how paintings, jewelry, and pottery and more are made, ...

Apr 19, 2015
All day
Loomis, CA

Gardening workshops and wellness classes and a special café menu featuring fruit and vegetables grown at the Flower Farm!

Apr 22, 2015 to Apr 23, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Earth Days 2015: We Are All In This Together Sierra College has celebrated Earth Day each year since its official world-wide inauguration in April of ...

Apr 24, 2015 to Apr 25, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Presented by Horizon Charter School An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching ...

Apr 24, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Auburn, CA

Experience Britain's hottest play with an amazing cast from Nevada and Placer counties in this side splitting and touching play based on the movie ...

Apr 25, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Celebrate and experience California Indian culture during Yomen: A Spring Celebration on Saturday, April 25, from 10am-2pm. Yomen is Maidu Museum's biggest event of the year! ...

Apr 25, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015
Auburn, CA

The beautiful, historic city of Auburn has been hosting a rodeo for over 50 years, and the tradition continues! The second Gold Country Pro ...

Apr 25, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

April 25th and April 26th marks the 9th Anniversary of the free ART STUDIO TREK. Enjoy the combined efforts of 17 Artists at 10 ...

Apr 25, 2015 to Apr 26, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

Tour the studios of some of the finest artists in the area during this free event! There will be demonstrations, original art, raffles, custom ...

Apr 26, 2015
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Featuring the work of Loomis Basin Art Loop Artists Live music by Anthropophonia Artist demonstrations Special foods and free wine samples

Apr 26, 2015
To be announced.
Auburn, CA

The Auburn Funkbox Derby will be rolling through town in 2015! Scheduled for Sunday, April 26th, the race of handmade vehicles of all shapes ...

May 01, 2015 to May 03, 2015
Friday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Everything for Your Home, Garden & Gracious living! Remodel, renovate, build and landscape!  Outdoor living at its finest, bathrooms & kitchens, windows, doors, pools & spas, ...

May 02, 2015
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Lincoln, CA

Discover the Charm of Historic Downtown Lincoln, Gateway to Placer County Wineries!  Taste wine from SEVENTEEN of our fabulous Placer County wineries while you ...

May 02, 2015 to May 03, 2015
9:00 a.m. Saturday to 9:00 a.m. Sunday
Roseville, CA

Relay for Life is a fun, community event that brings people together to CELEBRATE the lives of those who have battled cancer, REMEMBER loved ...

May 02, 2015 to May 03, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sunday
Lincoln, CA

Dozens of artists exhibiting and selling their work to the public for one weekend.  Wonderful crafts will be for sale in various media:  fine ...

May 02, 2015 to May 03, 2015
See website for schedule of events.
Rocklin, CA

With a theme of Super Heroes, the 5K Obstacle Run includes family, individual, and a Super Team Division.  Registration required.

May 02, 2015
Rocklin, CA

The Sierra College Foundation is proud to present the 11th annual A Taste of Excellence, a Food and Wine Tasting event. This premier event ...

May 03, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Rocklin, CA

This is a fun all-day family adventure! This year, along with displays and activities surrounding the study of dinosaurs, Dinosaur Day Science Fest will ...

May 05, 2015
Auburn, CA

A little bit of Mexico comes to Old Town Auburn!  Cinco de Mayo is celebrated annually in the United States and Mexico to commemorate the ...

May 09, 2015 to May 10, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Twenty well known California artists will be participating in The North Auburn Artists Spring Studios Tour  on Mothers Day Weekend!  The tour is free and ...

May 09, 2015 to May 10, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Roseville, CA

Come celebrate the harvest of the Strawberry with great food, fun contests, amazing activities and specular entertainment all revolving around the strawberry and it's ...

May 09, 2015 to May 10, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Twelve years ago, a small group of Loomis Basin artists decided to open their studios on Mother’s Day weekend to share their art and the fantastic ...

May 09, 2015
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Lincoln , CA

A gift for mom this Mother’s Day weekend, a visit to a one of a kind garden for a day of events celebrating gardening. ...

May 10, 2015
All day
Loomis, CA

Delicious Buffet Brunch served all day in the Café gardens

May 10, 2015
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Special treats for Mom, wine specials and fun for all!!

May 13, 2015
7:30 a.m.
Auburn, CA

Come see the riders off!  A convoy of motorcyclists representing the National Veterans Awareness Organization will be greeted at the Auburn Veterans Memorial Hall ...

May 14, 2015 to May 17, 2015
Rocklin, CA

Sponsored by Rocklin Kiwanis and Co-Sponsored by the City of Rocklin A celebration of family and fun benefitting children in the community, this year's Rocklin ...

May 16, 2015
Lincoln, CA

14th Annual Lincoln Volunteer Center Benefit Bike Ride The Lincoln Volunteer Center held its inaugural Tour de Lincoln in May 2002. The Tour is a ...

May 16, 2015
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

High Hand Gallery Presents the “Healing HeArts” Show, a benefit for the American Cancer Society. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the ...

May 16, 2015
3:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Unveiling and Dedication to the City of Auburn of a Veteran's Memorial featuring a Douglas Van Howd created bronze statue of Col. Bud Anderson ...

May 17, 2015
4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

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May 17, 2015
Auburn, CA

Visit charming Old Town Auburn for the Annual Spring Antiques Street Fair!  Browse antiques and collectibles, unusual bargains, jewels to junk, and 150 vendors. ...

May 17, 2015
See website for event schedule.
Auburn, CA

The World’s Toughest Half takes place in the scenic Sierra foothill town of Auburn, the Endurance Capital of the World. Enjoy the incredible beauty ...

May 22, 2015
7:00 p.m. to Midnight
Roseville, CA

Presented by the Historic Roseville Fire Museum     This party is all about fun, food, and fabulousity!  Cocktail hour, dancing, silent auction, and yummy hors d'oeuvre!

May 22, 2015
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Based in the Sacramento region, CORE Contemporary Dance is a professional dance company comprised of performance artists with diverse dance backgrounds. The artistic vision ...

May 23, 2015 to May 24, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Olympic Valley, CA

Made in Tahoe Festival celebrates all things local. The Village at Squaw Valley will host a wide array of offerings that are made or ...

May 23, 2015
Gates open at 2:00 p.m. and music is from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Loomis, CA

Don't miss the 2nd Annual BLUES, BURGERS and BREWS festival in beautiful downtown Loomis! This family friendly event will be host to some excellent music, delicious ...

May 30, 2015
5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Presented by the Boy's & Girl's Club of Placer County Barbeque, Band, and Auction

May 30, 2015
12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Shop and explore over 50 exhibits to find everything from entertainment, art, jewelry, makeovers, health, wellness and beauty secrets, vendor demonstrations, travel ideas and ...

May 30, 2015
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Old Town Auburn welcomes the local Fine Art and Wine communities in kicking off the 2nd Annual Old Town Auburn Fine Art & Wine ...

Jun 04, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Auburn, CA

Follow acclaimed National Geographic photographer James Balog across the Arctic as he deploys revolutionary time-lapse cameras across the brutal Arctic to capture a multi-year ...

Jun 04, 2015 to Jun 07, 2015
Lincoln, CA

Lincoln EAA (eaa1541.org) Presents the Ford Tri-Motor This state-of-the-art, all metal 1929 "Tin Goose" airliner will be providing rides at the Lincoln Airport June 4th ...

Jul 25, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Truckee, CA

Presented by Lake of the Sky Garden Club This year’s event features 8 gardens as well as landscaping at the Truckee Donner Community Recreation Center, ...

Sep 12, 2015 to Sep 13, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Colfax, CA

Mark your calendar so you won’t miss this great family event!  2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the founding of Colfax when the railroad made ...

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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


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



Free Art Walk
Downtown Roseville Merchants 




Every 3rd Saturday from 7-10 p.m.
Roseville, CA 95678
See website for map and details

http://www.3rdSatArtWalk.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 26th!!
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



Colfax Art Walk



Starts April 10th!  Every 2nd Friday of the month from
April through September.
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Main and Depot Streets in
Historic Downtown Colfax, CA

www.placerarts.org



Auburn Art Walk



Four Dates:
April 9th, June 11th, August 13th, and October 15th
Streets of Old Town Auburn, CA
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

www.placerarts.org






The home of Short-track racing thrills in Northern California!
Saturday races starting April 11th!  See website for schedule.

800 All American City Blvd
Roseville, CA  95678

www.allamericanspeedway.com





2nd Friday of the month from May to September!
4:00 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 8th...see website for 2015 schedule!

Gold Country Fairgrounds
1273 High Street, Auburn, CA  95603

www.fastfridays.com