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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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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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Summer Camp Guide 2017

Summer Camp Guide 2017

| March 15, 2017

Summer Camps in Sacramento If you’re searching for summer camps, you’ve come to the right place!  Here you can explore a vast variety of half-day, full-day and overnight camps offered in the greater Sacramento area. Choosing a camp for your child As you are planning out your summer and trying to make decisions on camps […]

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Summer Camp Spotlight: Sac United Soccer

Summer Camp Spotlight: Sac United Soccer

| June 20, 2016 | 129 Comments

Sac United has presented a variety of day camps for Summer 2016! Held in Granite Regional Park, these camps are structured for players of all levels.  Dedicated coaches strive to provide all campers with a fun experience while maximizing player touches on the ball, encouraging dynamic foot skills and developing coordination. Ages: Kids born in 2009 […]

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Summer Fun Guide 2016

Summer Fun Guide 2016

| May 26, 2016

Summer means ice cream, splashing in the pool, experiencing new outdoor adventures, and doing all the carefree things we don’t have time (or the weather for) the rest of the year. I have a feeling that you all are as excited as my family is to start making some awesome new summer memories! This guide […]

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The 16 Best Places to Cool Off for Free in 2016

The 16 Best Places to Cool Off for Free in 2016

| May 26, 2016

We all need a place to take the kids to cool off when it is hot and are extremely lucky that throughout Sacramento, there are 16 wonderful spraygrounds open this summer! Most of these are located within a park that also has a playground and picnic areas, so we are talking hours of fun for […]

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Summer Camp Guide 2016

Summer Camp Guide 2016

| March 31, 2016

Summer Camps in Sacramento If you’re searching for summer camps, you’ve come to the right place!  Here you can explore a vast variety of half-day, full-day and overnight camps offered in the greater Sacramento area. Choosing a camp for your child As you are planning out your summer and trying to make decisions on camps […]

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3 New Attractions at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

3 New Attractions at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

| August 4, 2015 | 601 Comments

Every summer, my friend from San Diego and I trade off visiting each other and try to create a memorable week with our combined five kids. This year it was my turn to host and in planning our outings, I decided our biggest one should be Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. They had never been and […]

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2015 Summer Fun Guide

2015 Summer Fun Guide

| June 1, 2015 | 127 Comments

It’s warming up, the kids are getting excited that school is almost out, and Sacramento businesses are gearing up to provide tons of fun for all of us. It is definitely time to start planning for awesome summer memories! This Summer Fun Guide is one gigantic roundup of water play places, fairs and festivals, movies […]

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Summer $1 Movies

Summer $1 Movies

| May 30, 2015

[updated for 2017] This is always a great way to stay cool and treat the kids to the big screen without breaking the bank! Both Regal and Cinemark theaters are offering a fun lineup of kid-friendly movies this year, beginning in June. Check out their schedules so you can add the movies your kids will […]

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