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Children, For the Family, Holiday
19th Annual Tree Lighting
Witness the magic as we light our 32-foot Christmas tree. Following the ceremony, enjoy the character parade featuring Mr. Jelly Belly and his friends. The evening will end with a chance to take photos with Santa, and live entertainment. Santa photos begin after the tree lighting ceremony and go until 8 p.m. Special factory tour hours for this event, 9:15 a.m.–7 p.m. and store hours 9 a.m. — 8 p.m. at One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield. For more information (800) 953-5592 or visit
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Nature, Education, For the Family, Class/Workshop
2018 Bird Walks at Bridgeport
Expect to see American Dippers, Bald Eagles, Various Wood Peckers, Blue Birds, Kinglets, Phoebes and the many spring migrants in the park (Warblers, Grosbeaks, Swallows and more). All of the walks will start at 8 a.m., except for the June, July and September walks which will start at 7:30. Meet at the South Yuba River State Park's North Parking Lot. (Just past the South Yuba River-Pleasant Valley Road Bridge). Wear weather-appropriate clothing and bring binoculars! For more information, contact South Yuba River State Park at (530) 432-2546.
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Social Event, Food/Tasting, For the Family, Magic, Holiday
3rd Annual Downtown Murphys Witch Walk
The Witch Walk – where friends and magic meet! Gather your brood to revel in wonderfully wicked treats, discounts and prizes. 8:00 pm – Live Music by Leilani and The Distractions 8:15 pm – Drop your raffle tickets off at The Potted Plum 8:30 pm – Raffle for baskets at The Lucky Penny Dress up or just come for the great witch watching. Fabulous gift baskets will be on display at The Potted Plum, where you can drop your tickets in to win later that night over at The Lucky Penny – then dance the night away to live music by Leilani and The Distractions!
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Community Event, For the Family, Holiday, Running, Walking, Benefit/Fundraiser
5th Annual Folsom Christmas Classic 5k & 10k and Santa Fun Run
Put on your jingle bells and join us December 15 for the 5th Annual Folsom Christmas Classic 5k & 10k Walk/Run and Santa Fun Run! This holiday themed, family oriented event is an annual tradition! Runners and walkers of all levels enjoy the beautiful 5k and 10k routes along paved Folsom trails. Come and enjoy free hot chocolate, Santa Claus and vendors at the Festival! Join as a team with your family, friends, and co-workers. If you are part of a running or walking group - sign up with your group! Make this your office Holiday Party!  This event benefits Keaton’s Child Cancer Alliance. A local non-profit that supports children that are diagnosed with cancer and their families by providing emotional, educational and financial support. Participants, sponsors, vendors and volunteers are all needed to make it a success! Go to our website for information on the different ways you can help and to sign up!
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Fair/Festival, Food/Tasting, For the Family, Ethnic
71st Sacramento Armenian Food Festival
Sacramento’s Armenians share their cuisine, festive dance and vibrant culture with the larger community. New for 2018 is the mezzeh (appetizers), offered menu from 5 to 9 p.m. The lunch menu, served from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., will include barbecue, shish kabor, rice-filled grape leaves, kufta/stuffed meatballs, cheese bouregs and sweets Admission includes live entertainment. Dancing begins at 5:30 and will include lessons in Armenian line dancing.
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Community Event, Children, For the Family
All Nations Run
Stroll, walk or run our beautiful trails. Enjoy a BBQ lunch with featured speaker Gold Medalist Billy Mills, winner of the 10,000 meters at the 1964 Olympics. Prizes for the best costumes! Obstacles optional.
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Gaming,General,Walking,For the Family,Tour,Other
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure
Turn Phoenix into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt event, which combines the excitement of the "Amazing Race" with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Available 365 days a year, sunrise to sunset. Participants can start at any time during daylight hours, then play at their own place.
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Community Event, Holiday, For the Family
Breakfast with Santa
Join us for a continental breakfast, holiday crafts, letters to the North Pole, hot cocoa bar, and pictures with Santa. Please, bring your own camera. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
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For the Family, Holiday, Food/Tasting
Brunch with Santa
Seating begins at 9:45 a.m.; brunch is served from 10 to 11. Get in the holiday spirit with a tasty brunch with Mr. Jelly Belly and Santa Claus. Buy tickets at Complimentary candy factory tours daily, 9:15 a.m.–4:00 p.m. at One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield. For more information (800) 953-5592 or visit
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Animals, For the Family
California Raptor Center Fall Open House
The California Raptor Center presents its annual Fall Open House. Special presentations at 10 am and noon will demonstrate fascinating features of raptor biology and ecology, and visitors will be able to see many non-releasable raptors out on the glove. Prior to the beginning of the open house, at 8 am, there will be a Hawk Walk, starting at the CRC gate. Free food and non-alcoholic beverage samples will be served courtesy of Three Ladies Cafe starting at noon. Visitors over 21 can sample selections from Super Owl Brewing from noon-2 pm.
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