Book Giveaway: 1,001 Things to do in Sacramento with Kids

Those of us who live in Sacramento or visit frequently know that there are all kinds of fun things to do with kids of all ages. But did you know that someone has actually counted? According to local author Sabrina Nishijama, there are at least a thousand (seriously, one-thousand) things to do with your kiddos in and…

Sacramento Museum Day: Destinations To Visit That Are Off The Beaten Path

This Saturday, February 3, 2018, marks the 20th annual Sacramento Museum Day. With over 25 participating museums and destinations, along with local restaurants, it’s going to be an eventful day. Sacramento Museum Day is presented by Sutter Health and sponsored by California Family Fitness.  Local museums will be offering FREE or reduced admission to the community…

Win Tickets: Find Dory at Disney on Ice’s Production of Follow Your Heart at Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center

The Disney on Ice performers skate back into Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center on Feb. 15, 2018 with a brand new production. Follow your heart features Pixar’s Finding Dory and Inside Out, along with your favorite Disney princesses from Frozen, Cinderella, Tangled and the Princess and the frog. Here’s what you can expect from this new production: “Just keep swimming with Dory,…

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…

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…

Bishop’s Pumpkin Farm, the King of Pumpkin Patches in the Sacramento Area, adds Outdoor Movies to it’s Attraction Lineup

Pumpkins, falling leaves and cooler nights prove that it’s finally fall, my most favorite time of the year. Everything about fall I absolutely love – sweaters, caramel apples, and pumpkins galore! There are many pumpkin patches in and around Sacramento, but the one that I crown the “king of patches” is Bishop’s.  Bishop’s Pumpkin farm is located at…

Find Out What’s New for Kids at this Year’s Annual Farm-to-Fork Festival

Sacramento’s Farm-to-Fork Festival is celebrating five years this month. One of the best parts of the celebration is the free Farm-to-Fork Festival held on Capitol Mall. Last year, the festival drew more than 50,000 people to downtown Sacramento where they were able to enjoy face-to-face meetings with the farming and restaurant community – those who contribute to the farm-to-fork movement. Attendees…

Win Tickets: Fairytale Town Giving Away Prize Bundle in Celebration of the 17th Annual ScholarShare Book Festival

One of Fairytale Town’s signature events is coming up this next weekend. The 17th Annual ScholarShare Children’s Book Festival will feature New York Times Best-Selling Author and Caldecott award-winner Lindsay Mattick, author of Finding Winnie, the true story of World War I Canadian Soldier Harry Coleburn who rescued a baby bear as he headed overseas…

Adventure Seekers Will Find Excitement on a Day Trip from Sacramento to the Granlibakken Tree Top Adventure Park in Tahoe City

Have you ever dreamed of being that “daring young man on the flying trapeze.  He’d fly through the air with the greatest of ease?”  Or do you have children who were born daredevils and want to climb through the tree tops?  If so, then take a day trip to Tahoe City and visit the Granlibakken…