Bored? 10 Exciting Events this Summer / Fall (2018)Submitted by Spectrum Wealth Management, Inc on July 12th, 2018
With the peak of the summer’s heat upon us, it’s hard not to dream about fall.
Fall is harvest time and what a better way to appreciate our regions bounty than a FESTIVAL!
Here are some of our favorites and most celebrated:
(in order by date)
July 13th – 29th at Cal-Expo in Sacramento, CA
Celebrate the beauty and wonder of the Golden State by visiting the state fair!
From art to science, nature to hot rods and the farm to the fork, fairgoers of all ages can enjoy
a variety of interactive, educational and entertaining exhibits.
17 days of music & performances, amusement rides for the whole family, horse racing, and MORE!
Aug. 29th – Sept. 3rd at Victorian Square in Sparks, NV
Love BBQ! Head out to Sparks, NV for one of the biggest BBQ festivals in the West.
Come for the ribs and stay for the fun: Crafts’ Crossing, Kids play area, beer garden and live music!
Reserve your seat at the Rib village or meander the many BBQ booths!
Saturday, Sept. 1st from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM in Historic Downtown Woodland, CA
Yolo Brewfest is returning to Historic Downtown Woodland for 2018!
The event is brought to you by the Woodland Luna Vista Rotary Club in partnership with Beers In Sac, and the City of Woodland.
Featuring 35+ breweries, cideries, meaderies, and wineries, with local gourmet restaurants, a cigar lounge, and music/entertainment.
Come and take in the sights at Historic Downtown Woodland and MORE!
Saturday, Sept. 8th from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM in Sacramento, CA
This three-day event starts with hands-on education, interactive exhibits and
networking opportunities and ends at the LARGEST California craft beer festival, hosted outdoors in
front of the state Capitol and offering unlimited tastings from 160 breweries across California.
Tickets are available for the full weekend or just the beer festival, view the 2018 ticket options HERE.
Saturday, Sept. 15th from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM at the Fair Oaks Village, CA
The Fair Oaks Chicken Festival is a celebration of our rural history and present village atmosphere.
Festivities include: live music on the main stage, pancake breakfast, craft brew tasting,
Saturday, Sept. 29th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM in Auburn, CA
The Cookoff will feature competition teams vying for the title of All American Rib & Chili Cook off Champ!
Attendees will enjoy multiple craft and commercial vendors; delicious foods;
a kids area; and a high-energy live concert. Proceeds benefit ARD Youth Assistance,
Saturday, Sept. 29th from 9:30 am to 2:30 PM at The Grounds in Roseville, CA
Save the date for this year’s Barktoberfest to support the Placer County SPCA!
What could be more fun than combining Oktoberfest with your love of dogs!
This year's event will be held at The Grounds in Roseville, CA.
Saturday, Oct. 6th from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM in Historic Downtown Truckee, CA
Sip wine and sample local food tastings while shopping in downtown Truckee.
Tasting at 30+ locations and five food tickets for sampling delicious pairings!
The event raises money for local charities. Get all the information HERE!
Saturday, Oct. 20th from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Main Street, Placerville, CA
Art galleries and local businesses along historical main street will be hosting local wineries and serving food pairings.
Live music and vendors along the street. Enjoy a lovely evening in Placerville.
South Lake Tahoe has so many great events it would be impossible to list them all here!
From celebrity golf championship in July, the Summer Concert Series at Harveys,
Fall Fish Fest at Taylor Creek Visitor Center, Oktoberfest at Camp Richardson, and MORE!
Before you go check out their calendar and list of events HERE.