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Special Event: Museum
Off the Clock: Sports Clubs of the Southern Pacific
California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum present a timely exhibit, “Off the Clock: Sports Clubs of the Southern Pacific.” The playful new exhibit is focused on the wide variety of sports clubs, teams and athletic competitions that ma...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: For the Family, Fair/Festival
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Sacramento
Combine the excitement of “The Amazing Race” with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smartphone, teams make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Available 365...
California State Capitol
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: Museum, History/Science
Leonardo da Vinci Machines in Motion International Traveling Exhibit
On display for the very first time in California, the interactive Leonardo da Vinci “Machines in Motion” international traveling exhibit makes its way to the Aerospace Museum of California. Forty machine replicas will be on display, occupying nearly 9,000 ...
Aerospace Museum of California
McClellan, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Museum
Center for Railroad Photography & Arts Awards Exhibition
Coinciding with the start of the 34th consecutive weekend excursion train ride season on April 1, California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum presents an exhibition inside the museum that showcases the award-winning photographs from the...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Business, Computers/Technology, Children
Slot Car Racing
Race toward Fast Track Hobbies to put your skills to the test! Slot Car Racing is available every day for just $5 per 15 minutes. Bring your friends and make it a challenge!
Fast Track Hobbies
Rocklin, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 10am-7pm
Special Event: Museum, Auto Show
Cars at the Museum
When people hear the word "cars" at a railroad museum, they immediately think of engines, dining cars, Pullmans and cabooses. But through Labor Day, it also means the automotive kind at the California State Railroad Museum. The California Automobile Museum...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event
From Cruisers to Stingrays: Schwinn Bicycles Exhibit
During a time period known for muscle car and motorcycle fever, iconic and American-made Schwinn bicycles provided wheels and mobility for a generation of kids and youth growing up in the 1960s. The connection to automobiles is apparent as Schwinn built he...
California Automobile Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Mon 7/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum, Class/Workshop
Aerospace Summer Camp
Learn to fly. Aerospace Summer Camp is where students ages 13-17 will pilot their own adventure. They'll learn about aviation and experience aviation firsthand. Activities include using Flight Zone simulators to gain experience flying a plane and visiting ...
Aerospace Museum of California
McClellan, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 9am-4pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Thu 7/13/17 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Museum, Children, Living History
California Time Traveler Camp: Session 1
Explore 10,000 years of history and culture in the California Time Traveler Camp. Ideal for kids ages 6-12, the week-long camp offers young adventurers learning experiences as they travel back in time to the state’s significant eras. A combination of exhib...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Gardening, Green/Environmental, Nature, Education
Diggin’ In School Garden Training
This hands-on training will include: Needed materials and approvals, curriculum examples, basics of gardening with children, creating and communicating your vision, funding ideas and much more. Gardens offer beautiful, dynamic settings to integrate every d...
Soil Born Farms
Rancho Cordova, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 9am-2pm
Special Event: Museum
10th Annual California Hall of Fame Artifact Exhibit
Highlighting the lives and legacies of inductees into the 10th class of California Hall of Fame inductees, this all new exhibit features artifacts and ephemera on loan from the inductees’ personal collections. Notable artifacts include Harrison Ford’s Indi...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/11/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Art Show, Museum, Film, Living History
Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933-1950
Co-created by the Skirball Cultural Institute and Academy Museum Motion Pictures, "Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1939-1950" highlights the history of émigrés in the American film industry who fled Europe as refugees of Nazi persecution and t...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/11/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum, Animals, Children, For the Family, Nature
Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact
OMCA's Gallery of California Natural Sciences hosts the family-friendly exhibition "Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact." Immerse yourself in the wildly diverse and intricate world of one of the most exciting creatures we know, with activities in the gallery. To...
Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 11am-9pm
Special Event: Circus, Experimental/Perf. Art
Cirque le Noir: The Dark Side of Cirque
The producers of the Broadway smash hit “The Illusionists” are bringing a multimillion dollar Cirque extravaganza to the Eldorado this summer with Cirque Le Noir, a truly unique and electrifying experience featuring the world’s greatest cirque acts, aerial...
Eldorado Resort Casino
Reno, NV

Thu 6/29/17 at 7pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 8pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 5:30pm and 8pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 2pm and 5:30pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Thu 7/6/17 at 7pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Convention, Seminar
2017 Green Sports Alliance Summit
The 2017 Green Sports Alliance Summit will take place over three days at the Golden 1 Center. The theme for the 2017 Summit is "Play Greener: Engaging Fans, Athletes & Communities," focused on mobilizing alliance members and partners to bring about positiv...
Golden 1 Center
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 7:45am-2pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
The Daddy's Here Men's Parenting Class
Do you have questions about custody issues, divorce, family court or raising children? This class helps men work together and learn how to build a strong family.
The Center for Fathers and Families
Sacramento, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 7/6/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 7/13/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 7/20/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 7/27/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Animals
Deer Program - Animals of the Central Coast
Discovering the Environment through Education and Recreation (DEER) Program offers a hands-on nature experience where kids gain respect and knowledge of the natural environment and the animals that live there. Part of the 2017 Summer Reading Program. Spon...
SLO County Library - Oceano
Oceano, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 3pm
Special Event: Museum
Grazie America! From Italy to Merced County Exhibit
“Grazie America! From Italy to Merced County” exhibit is currently on display at the Merced County Courthouse Museum. Among the many ethnic groups that have built Merced County, Italian Americans have left their mark on the fertile soil of our valley. Focu...
Merced County Courthouse Museum
Merced, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 1pm-4pm
Wed 7/5/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: library, stem
Kids Maker Camp
Join the Franklin Community Library this summer for a free weekly Maker Camp for kids ages 6-12 (adult supervision required for ages 6-7). Each week we will feature different science, technology, engineers, art or math process-based activities. Kids are en...
Sacramento Public Library – Franklin
Elk Grove, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Wed 7/5/17 at 3pm-4:30pm
Thu 7/6/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Wed 7/12/17 at 3pm-4:30pm
Thu 7/13/17 at 11am-12:30pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, For the Family, Social Event
Livingston Certified Farmers Market & Street Fair
The City of Livingston’s Certified Farmers Market & Street Fair runs from the first week of June to the end of October in downtown, on Main Street. Merchandise and food, including and locally grown produce, will be for sale. Tbhere will also be kids' act...
Downtown Livingston
Livingston, CA

Thu 6/29/17 at 5pm-9pm
Thu 7/6/17 at 5pm-9pm
Thu 7/13/17 at 5pm-9pm
Thu 7/20/17 at 5pm-9pm
Thu 7/27/17 at 5pm-9pm
    

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