Say Goodbye to 2017 and Hello New Year!

Where did this year go?   Some of us may be scurrying to find last minute gifts; others may be making Christmas Day plans, while others may be thinking ahead to New Year’s Resolutions and goals.  Whatever you are doing during these last hectic days of 2017 make sure you spend them with family and friends.…

Win Tickets: It’s a Winter Wonderland in Whoville this Holiday Season at Fairytale Town

As promised, our second Fairytale Town ticket giveaway is here! Each December, Sacramento’s Fairytale Town gets decked out in some serious winter style for four festive days over two holiday weekends. Guests who visit the park on Dec. 9 & 10 and 16 & 17 will find themselves in Dr. Seuss’s Whoville experiencing a dazzling display of lights, …

Win Membership: Fairytale Town’s Annual Membership is a Gift that Keeps Giving All Year-Long

  If you’ve got kids under the age of 10, you’ve probably visited Fairytale Town more times than you can count.  The storybook park located in William Land Park, and across the street from the Sacramento Zoo, is a favorite among many Sacramento families and has been a staple attraction in Sacramento since the 1950s. Have you ever thought…

24th Annual Mountain Mandarin Festival in Auburn will Bring Fun and Entertainment to the Whole Family

Our Sacramento region is bursting with fall color.  Typically, we associate fall with apple pies, pumpkin spice lattes and caramel apples…but what about good old Vitamin C?  Oranges, mandarins and everything citrus is also a great fall combination.  Up the hill in nearby Placer County, it’s the season of the mandarin!  Mark your calendars for…

Sacramento Harvest Festival Ticket Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to: Jeremy Gibbs, Robert Laughter, Wendy Capossele and Marianne H.! You each have won a family pack of 4 tickets and $10 in Harvest Money to the Sacramento Harvest Festival held on Nov. 17-18, 2017 at Cal Expo. Please contact us no later than Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 5:00 p.m. to claim your family packs. Thanks…

WIN TICKETS: Sacramento’s Harvest Festival Goes Beyond Holiday Shopping with Live Music, Holiday-Themed Performers and a Hands-On Kids Zone

                        Just like that, Halloween is over, which means the holiday season is right around the corner. Thanksgiving is three weeks away and Christmas just seven. It’s time to start planning your holiday shopping which means scouring the Internet and store ads for deals, and strategically…

Win Tickets: It’s Girl Time at Golden 1 Center when Eight Princesses Come Together for Disney on Ice Presents Dream Big

Are you ready for a girls night out? Downtown Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center will soon host the newest Disney on Ice production – Dream Big – featuring eight of our favorite Disney princesses of all time. Audiences of all ages are invited to dabble in pixie dust with Tinker Bell and travel through Disney lands as they…

Win Tickets: Fairytale Town Blasts off into Space for this Year’s Safe & Super Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner, and Fairytale Town is gearing up for its 31st annual Halloween event. The storybook park’s Safe & Super Halloween this year will send you into outer space for an intergalactic night of trick-or-treating, Jedi training, lightsaber fitness and planet hopping. Add that to an already fun backdrop of fairytale play structures, farm animals and…

Head to the Country this Weekend for Tours of Local Farms at the PlacerGROWN Farm and Barn Tour this Sunday, October 8

Sacramento is known as America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital. Why? Because we are literally surrounded by agriculture – farms, ranches, vineyards and orchards abound in just about every direction. There is no excuse for not enjoying local, sustainable produce and meats. If you missed our Farm-to-Fork celebration a few weeks back, or you just want to see what happens behind the scenes at these farms and ranches, then check…

Win Tickets: Gibson Ranch Hosts its First Pumpkin Festival Complete with Hay Rides, Petting Zoo, Costume Contest, and More!

From bird watching to fishing to horseback riding and hiking, Gibson Ranch Park in nearby Elverta, Ca. has been the setting for many Sacramento-area family activities and events over the years. The 325-acre country park has now added “pumpkin farm” to its repertoire. Each Saturday and Sunday beginning Sept. 30 through Oct. 29, 2017, Gibson…