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Sacramento 16th Annual Free Museum Day

Sacramento 16th Annual Free Museum Day

| January 27, 2014 | 123 Comments

30 museums will be offering free admission on Saturday, February 1st for the 16th Annual Sacramento Museum Day! Museum Day, a Sacramento cultural tradition, invites all members of the community to experience the Capital City’s incredible wealth of art, history, science and wildlife at numerous participating museums AT NO COST. Admission to most museums is […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sat, April 21st – Sun, April 22nd 1. Get your face painted and listen to live music at Roseville’s CELEBRATE THE EARTH FESTIVAL. Sat FREE 2. Watch a SPRINGTIME NATURE PUPPET SHOW and picnic at the Placer Nature Center. Sat 3. Spring into Stories with live storytellers and music at the 1st annual STORYTELLING FESTIVAL. […]

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Green Days at Sac Children’s Museum

Green Days at Sac Children’s Museum

| April 19, 2012 | 91 Comments

Saturday, April 21st and Sunday, April 22nd Kids wearing GREEN in celebration of Earth Day this weekend will receive 50% off their general admission at the Sacramento Children’s Museum! Be sure to visit the Art Studio for Biodegradable Pot Making and plant your very own seed.  Kids can take it home and find a place […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| March 23, 2012 | 117 Comments

Sat, March 24th – Sun, March 25th 1. Pretend to fly a giant aircraft at the Aerospace Museum’s TWILIGHT OPEN COCKPIT event. Sat 2. Take a trip down the rabbit hole with ALICE IN WONDERLAND at the 24th Street Theatre. Sat 3. See the amazing JONATHON THE MAGICIAN and his birds at the Orangevale Library. […]

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Bay Area Discovery Museum

Bay Area Discovery Museum

| March 12, 2012 | 100 Comments

By Guest Blogger Jennifer Bell It’s Sacramento Sidetracks “detour” time! The Bay Area Discovery Museum is a place I’ve wanted to take my kids for years, but we rarely make it as far as the City.  I set aside this past Saturday to make it happen, and I’m so glad I did! This little gem […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| March 9, 2012 | 128 Comments

Fri, March 9th – Sun, March 11th 1. Bounce together at The Bounce Spot’s FAMILY FUN NIGHT. Fri 2. See a puppet show and play at FAIRYTALE TOWN GOES GREEN. Sat 3. Be inspired by the MAGICIAN Trevor Wyatt at the Fair Oaks Library. Sat Free 4. Build a CARNIVAL HOOP at Lowe’s Build and […]

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World of Wonders Science Museum

World of Wonders Science Museum

| February 6, 2012 | 247 Comments

By Guest Contributor Jennifer Bell My kids love Science.   LOVE it.  They probably don’t grasp a lot of the concepts yet, but how can you resist hands-on (and often messy) exhibits??? In order to feed their Science fixation, I’m always on the lookout for new experiences.  That’s how we stumbled across World of Wonders in […]

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New Blast from the Past Exhibit

New Blast from the Past Exhibit

| January 10, 2012 | 582 Comments

Are you ready for some prehistoric fun? The Discovery Museum’s Blast from the Past! exhibit is the place to be.  The exhibit’s grand opening is this weekend and it is full of hands-on dinosaur fun.  Visit the all new Dinosaur Train creative play area, view dinosaur bone replicas, and enjoy a photo opportunity for little […]

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Children’s Museum of Stockton

Children’s Museum of Stockton

| January 4, 2012 | 147 Comments

Guest Post By Jennifer Bell With such a variety of things to do with my kids in the Sacramento area, it’s pretty rare that we venture more than thirty minutes away from home.  But if you’re up for a little jaunt down the freeway, the Children’s Museum of Stockton is enough fun to fill an […]

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Educational Fun Over the Holidays

Educational Fun Over the Holidays

| December 15, 2011 | 1 Comment

When school is out for the holidays and you want to keep those little minds busy, I’ve got 5 top picks for educational places to go that come totally kid-approved! I’ll be talking about these Educational Outings on my Fox40 segment this morning (live at the Crocker Art Museum!).  My kids and I have experienced […]

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