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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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Independence Weekend Top 10: July 1st – 4th

Independence Weekend Top 10: July 1st – 4th

| July 1, 2016 | 114 Comments

Celebrate Independence Day at a family-friendly 4TH OF JULY EVENT. Friday – Monday  Swim and catch a flick at Cottage Pool’s MOVIE NIGHT. Friday Learn safety rules while biking around a miniature town on FAMILY BIKE NIGHT at Safetyville USA. Friday FREE Watch the classic, A WRINKLE IN TIME, on stage at the Sutter Street Theatre. Saturday FREE Enjoy activities and entertainment […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Top 10: May 28th – 30th

Memorial Day Weekend Top 10: May 28th – 30th

| May 26, 2016 | 115 Comments

Pet farm animals, make jumbo bubbles at the Wild Science exhibit and go on rides at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Monday Cool off under fountains and slipping down water slides at an AQUATIC CENTER. Saturday – Monday Get a diagnosis or repair for one of your favorite friends at Sacramento Zoo’s STUFFED ANIMAL VET […]

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Weekend Top 10: September 6th – 7th

Weekend Top 10: September 6th – 7th

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Build a Wizard of Oz Birdhouse at Home Depot’s KIDS WORKSHOP. Saturday FREE Play games and learn about the importance of being healthy at the Sacramento Children’s Museum’s HAPPY HEART: HEALTHY EATING DAY. Saturday (2 for 1 admission all day) Take a tour, meet firefighters and see a fire truck up close at a FIRE […]

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Weekend Top 10: June 6th – 8th

Weekend Top 10: June 6th – 8th

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Meet Rapunzel and Flynn, then play in the Kids Zone at the Fountains of Roseville’s FIRST FRIDAY. Friday FREE Laugh as Puppet Art Theater performs their zany CINDERELLA PUPPET SHOW at Fairytale Town. Saturday-Sunday Tour a fire station, meet fire fighters and check out a fire engine at FIRE STATION 1’s OPEN HOUSE. Saturday FREE […]

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Summer Dollar Movies 2014

Summer Dollar Movies 2014

| June 3, 2014 | 125 Comments

It’s DOLLAR MOVIE time! This is always a great way to stay cool and treat the kids to the big screen without breaking the bank! Climb aboard the Summer Movie Express to enjoy a great selection of films. During this 9-week festival, participating Regal Cinemas, United Artists and Edwards Theatres will offer selected G or […]

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Weekend Top 10: Friday, May 30 – Sunday, June 1

Weekend Top 10: Friday, May 30 – Sunday, June 1

| May 29, 2014 | 570 Comments

Bounce and play together during FAMILY FUN NIGHT at The Bounce Spot. Friday   Try a zipline, listen to live music, and join a Fun Run at Elk Grove’s GO FEST. Saturday FREE Tour a fire station, meet fire fighters and check out a fire engine at a FIRE STATION OPEN HOUSE. Saturday FREE Enjoy […]

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Memorial Day Weekend Top 10: May 23rd – 26th

Memorial Day Weekend Top 10: May 23rd – 26th

| May 22, 2014 | 99 Comments

Pet farm animals, play giant board games in the Mind Works exhibit and go on rides at the SACRAMENTO COUNTY FAIR. Thursday – Monday Cool off on a water playground, under fountains and slipping down water slides at an AQUATIC CENTER. Saturday – Monday Get a diagnosis or repair for one of your favorite friends at […]

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Weekend Top 10: May 16th – 18th

Weekend Top 10: May 16th – 18th

| May 15, 2014 | 114 Comments

Enjoy native stories under the stars and roast marshmallows at Maidu Museum’s Family CAMPFIRE. Friday Watch as wool is spun into yarn, meet Farmer Brown’s barnyard buddies, and enjoy farm activities at Fairytale Town’s FARMS, FRIENDS & FAIRYTALES. Saturday Enjoy a magic show, dance performances and games at the Swanston SPLASH PARK SEASON OPENER. Saturday […]

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Weekend Top 10: March 1st – 2nd

Weekend Top 10: March 1st – 2nd

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Watch your favorite Dr. Seuss characters come to life in SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL at the 24th Street Theatre. Friday – Sunday Learn fun ways to exercise with Radio Disney at Arden Fair’s HEALTHY KIDS EXPO. Saturday FREE Try a Happy Yogis class, craft and play at the Sacramento Children’s Museum HAPPY HEART HEALTHY EATING DAY. […]

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