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Weekend Top 10: June 24th – 25th

Weekend Top 10: June 24th – 25th

| June 22, 2017

Watch “Finding Dory” under the stars at Rancho Cordova’s MOONLIGHT MOVIE. Friday FREE ….OR see “Secret Life of Pets” at Natoma’s MOVIE IN THE PARK. Friday FREE Go on rides, eat treats and be entertained at the PLACER COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Sunday Dress up, eat all the ice cream you can eat, see Shakespeare […]

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Father’s Day Weekend Top 10: June 17th – 18th

Father’s Day Weekend Top 10: June 17th – 18th

| June 15, 2017

Roast marshmallows and enjoy Native American stories around the CAMPFIRE at the Maidu Indian Museum. Friday Watch “Sing” under the stars at Fair Oaks’ MOVIE IN THE PARK. Friday FREE See a magic show, bounce and play games at the ZOO’s 90th BIRTHDAY BASH. Saturday Climb inside all kinds of aircrafts during OPEN COCKPIT DAY […]

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Weekend Top 10: June 10th – 11th

Weekend Top 10: June 10th – 11th

| June 5, 2017

Watch “Pirates of the Caribbean” under the stars at Rancho Cordova’s MOONLIGHT MOVIE. Friday FREE See “Moana” at Natoma’s MOVIE IN THE PARK. Friday FREE Learn about safety while playing in a miniature city during FAMILY DAY  at Safetyville USA. Saturday FREE Use your imagination and create your own play space at Sacramento Adventure Playground’s […]

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Weekend Top 10: June 2nd – 4th

Weekend Top 10: June 2nd – 4th

| May 31, 2017

Watch “Up!” under the stars at a MOONLIGHT MOVIE in Village Green Park. Friday FREE Build a TIC TAC TOE game at Home Depot’s KIDS WORKSHOP. Saturday FREE See Puppet Art Theater’s nutty version of LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD at Fairytale Town. Saturday – Sunday “Rainbow up” for the Sacramento Pride Parade at Crocker Art Museum’s […]

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Summer Fun Guide 2017

Summer Fun Guide 2017

| May 24, 2017

Summer is both a magical time of memory making and a daunting time for parents as we try to find ways to keep the kids busy. My mission: to round up all the very best things to do around town in order to ensure you have solutions when you hear “I’m bored” or better yet […]

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Memorial Day Weekend: May 27th – 29th

Memorial Day Weekend: May 27th – 29th

| May 24, 2017

Pet farm animals, make jumbo bubbles at the Wild Science exhibit and go on rides at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Monday KIDS FREE Cool off under fountains and slipping down water slides at an AQUATIC CENTER. Saturday – Monday Listen to stories and play as you learn about water during Sacramento Zoo’s NATURE EXPLORERS. […]

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Spraygrounds in Sacramento 2017

Spraygrounds in Sacramento 2017

| May 24, 2017

If you’ve been following Sacramento Sidetracks through the years, then you know I am always enthusiastic about the spraygrounds we have in our area! They offer the most fabulous FREE way for kids to cool off in the summer! Most of the “spraygrounds”, “splash pads” and “fountains” on this list are located within a park […]

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Weekend Top 10: May 20th – 21st

Weekend Top 10: May 20th – 21st

| May 16, 2017

Take a mini train ride, see a fire truck and listen to the Musical Robot band at Sacramento Children’s Museum’s WHEELS DAY. Saturday FREE Go on a BIRDING FOR FAMILIES nature walk or learn the myths of SNAKES ALIVE! at Effie Yeaw Nature Center. Saturday, Sunday FREE Listen to a reading of the new book, […]

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Mother’s Day Weekend Top 10: May 13th – 14th

Mother’s Day Weekend Top 10: May 13th – 14th

| May 9, 2017

Touch, climb on and explore unique vehicles at MEET THE MACHINES. Saturday FREE Enjoy rides, a petting zoo, entertainment, and food at BERRY FEST. Saturday – Sunday Use your imagination and create your own play structure during Community Day at SACRAMENTO ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND. Saturday FREE Go on rides together on Mother’s Day at FUNDERLAND’s MOMS […]

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Weekend Top 10: May 6th – 7th

Weekend Top 10: May 6th – 7th

| May 2, 2017

Watch Puppet Art Theater perform THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF inside the Children’s Theater at Fairytale Town. Saturday – Sunday Build a flower pot at Home Depot’s KIDS WORKSHOP. Saturday FREE Watch the magical tale of PETER PAN at Davis Musical Theatre Company. Saturday – Sunday Enjoy games, activities and entertainment during HEALTHY KIDS DAY at […]

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