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Ultimate Summer Fun Guide 2014

Ultimate Summer Fun Guide 2014

| June 10, 2014 | 620 Comments

Are you ready? I have IDEAS for you! Over 100 ways to make summer in Sacramento AWESOME! 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 – avoid ever hearing it! If you’re a planner, […]

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Southside Park Downtown Sacramento

Southside Park Downtown Sacramento

| January 11, 2012 | 236 Comments

The weather is great right now…so before it gets cloudy and rainy, take advantage and play outside! One of our favorite parks in Sacramento is Southside Park.  So if you are looking for a new playground that will excite your kids, try out this SPACE-THEMED one!  We love taking a picnic, feeding  the ducks, and […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| January 6, 2012 | 126 Comments

Sat, Jan 7th – Sun, Jan 8th 1. Learn about the BLACK-TAILED DEER at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center. Sat Free 2. Build a Savings Shed at the Home Depot KIDS WORKSHOP. Sat Free 3. Commit to be Fit with Radio Disney at the Arden Fair KIDS CLUB. Sat Free 4. Play carnival games and […]

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Storytimes in Sacramento

Storytimes in Sacramento

| November 1, 2010

Whether your child is a baby, toddler or school-age, they probably love storytime just like mine do!  Not only is it a fun outing, but it plays an important role in introducing kids to the magic of books.   Another plus is that storytimes are FREE!  We are lucky in Sacramento to have so many […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| October 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fri, Oct 29th – Sun, Oct 31st 1. Trick-or-Treat and BOUNCE for free at The Bounce Spot. Fri 2. Be amazed at the MAD SCIENCE Halloween Show. Fri 3. March in a MUNCHKIN MASQUERADE at the Jelly Belly Factory. Sat 4. Giggle at a funny version of CINDERELLA at the Chautauqua Playhouse. Sat 5. Celebrate […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| August 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fri, August 6th – Sun, August 8th 1. Watch FLICKA 2 under the stars at Gibson Ranch. 2. Take a GUIDED NATURE WALK at the gorgeous Cosumnes River Preserve. 3. Make a SCHOOL BUS PENCIL ORGANIZER at the Home Depot Kid’s Workshop. 4. Learn about the sun with fun activities at Discovery Museum’s SUN AND […]

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4th of July Fun in Sacramento

4th of July Fun in Sacramento

| July 2, 2010 | 133 Comments

Ready to have a blast with the family on INDEPENDENCE DAY?  Looking for a Parade, a Picnic, Fireworks?  Here’s a list of celebrations happening all over Sacramento.  With all of these choices, it just might be hard to decide!   Happy 4th of July! Sacramento Independence Day Celebration Before the fireworks, the celebration begins with […]

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The California Museum’s Summer Fun

The California Museum’s Summer Fun

| June 28, 2010 | 141 Comments

If you are looking for a new and interesting ways to keep your kids busy during the summer, The California Museum’s state symbols program is a rewarding experience. Every Wednesday, a different state symbol is featured through craft projects and complemented with a scavenger hunt through the Museum that kids of all ages can enjoy. […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| June 25, 2010 | 118 Comments

Fri, June 25th – Sun, June 27th 1. Watch CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS under the stars at Laguna Community Park. 2. Laugh with a singing and juggling VENTROLOQUIST at the Courtland Library. 3. Learn all about bats at the TrailMix.net Store’s GOING BATTY! 4. Build a MONSTER TRUCK at Lowe’s Grow and Build […]

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Touring Sacramento Spraygrounds

Touring Sacramento Spraygrounds

| June 24, 2010 | 103 Comments

2nd Stop – MUIR PARK in Downtown Sacramento Our 2nd stop on our Summer Sprayground tour was Muir Park in Downtown Sacramento.  The water features at this park are those yellow poles you see in the photos.  They are misters and they turn on when you push a button.  The kids loved that they could […]

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