Happy August! We’re in the dog days of summer and the new school year’s right around the corner, so let’s make some memories! We’ve rounded up some great events in around Rocklin this month, and they include all things outdoors, from pool time and movies in the park to moonlit hikes and food truck festivals. Read on for the goods!
Whitney Ranch Resident-Exclusive Events
Thursday, August 1 – Banned Toy Time
It’s the most wonderful pool time of the year, kids! Bring out all the banned toys for one glorious hour at the pool! Get the deets HERE.
Sundays, August 4 and 18 – Kids Book Club
Keep the kids reading this summer by signing them up for our community book club! Book selection and info HERE.
Tuesday, August 6 – National Night Out
Bring the family to The Ranch House from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a fun night with neighbors, including hot dogs, hamburgers, face painting, bounce houses, and a fundraiser for Rocklin Fire Department’s annual holiday toy drive. Details HERE.
Saturday, August 10 – Cars & Coffee
The monthly Cars & Coffee meetup is still going strong! Check out some classic cars and enjoy a hot cup to kick off the weekend. More HERE.
Saturday, August 10 – Pool Party
Party like you mean it at The Ranch House pool! There will be music, food, and more! Info HERE.
Sunday, August 11 – Polished
Make it a fun ladies’ day out and glam up your nails at The Ranch House from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Details HERE.
Monday, August 12 – Kids Craft by the Pool
A craft activity you don’t have to clean up? A+! Bring the kids to the pool for a fun afternoon craft from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Info HERE.
Thursday, August 15 – Ice Cream by the Pool
It’s summer so treat yo self! Enjoy some ice cream by the pool from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Details HERE.
Friday, August 16 – Hands-Only CPR Class
Presented by Kaiser Permanente Medical Hospital in Roseville, this non-certification course is open to Whitney Ranch 5th to 8th graders and will cover CPR, the Heimlich Maneuver, and strokes. Registration information HERE.
Saturday, August 17 – Movie in the Pool
Don’t miss the last Movie in the Pool this summer! More to come HERE.
Monday, August 26 – Trivia Night
Mark your calendar and assemble your team for a fun night of trivia at The Ranch House. Details on the way HERE.
Rocklin and Roseville Events
Friday, August 2 – Fountain’s First Friday
It’s another fun First Friday event at Fountains, with kids’ crafts, artisans, costumed characters, a car show, and more. Info HERE.
Saturdays – Free Fountains Concert Series
Grab dinner at Fountains then stay for a free concert! Get the lineup HERE.
Saturday, August 3 – Free First Saturdays at the Museum
Enjoy a free day at the Sierra College Natural History Museum and learn more about the story of vehicle manufacturer Tesla. Details HERE.
Saturday, August 3 – Food Truck Cinema
Gather the crew for the truffle shuffle, a showing of The Goonies, and food truck grub at Woodcreek Golf Club. Ticket info HERE.
Saturday, August 3 – All American Speedway Races
It’s another fun day at the track with some NASCAR and back-to-school racing! Info HERE.
Sunday, August 4 – Stairway to Stardom
Come out and support our local young musicians at Quarry Park! Rocklin middle and high school students spent the last two months learning how to create, develop, and perform original music, and this event showcases their talents in front of a live audience and industry pros! More HERE.
Saturday, August 10 – Big Sam’s Funky Nation
Get your groove on and rock out to some fantastic New Orleans-style funk-rock blues at Quarry Park! Deets HERE.
Sunday, August 11 – Roseville Music in the Park
It’s time for a Fleetwood Mac tribute band and we’re here for it! Channel your inner Stevie Nicks or Lindsay Buckingham at Royer Park from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. More HERE.
Friday, August 16 – Movies in the Park
Don’t miss the final Movie in the Park the summer at Quarry Park! Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and treats for a showing of Mary Poppins Returns at 7:00 p.m. Deets HERE.
Friday, August 16 – Friday Flicks
Enjoy family time at a movie under the stars! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a showing of The House with a Clock in its Walls in the town square. Details HERE.
Saturday, August 17 – Roseville 3rd Saturday Art Walk
Support local artists and participating businesses at Roseville’s art walk downtown! More HERE.
Saturday, August 17 – Concert on the Square
Cars tribute band Drive is serving up greatest hits from the 70s and 80s at the Vernon Street Town Square. Enjoy some tasty food truck fare, a beer garden, and more while you’re there. More info HERE.
Sunday, August 26 – Woofstock
Plan a day out with your four-legged friend(s) at this year’s Woofstock in Rocklin! Enjoy a dog walk, special activities, treats, and more. Details HERE.
Other Area Events
Fridays – Fast Fridays Speedway
Feel the adrenaline rush every Friday at the Gold Country Fairgrounds! Race schedule HERE.
Friday, August 2 – Saturday, August 3 – Auburn Ukulele Festival
Enjoy music from award-winning and local musicians and much more in Auburn. Event details HERE.
Thursday, August 8 – Auburn Art Walk
Get in some culture this summer while supporting local artists at this month’s art walk in Auburn! Check out the map of participating galleries and businesses HERE.
Friday, August 9 – Friday Family Fest
Enjoy some family fun at Loomis’ Friday Family Fest, like inflatables, face painting, and a splash pad for the kiddos, and beer and wine for the grown-ups. Details HERE.
Saturday, August 10 – Sunday, August 11 – Cool Moon Trail Races
Keep up those New Year’s resolutions by participating in this fun local trail race with distances for all levels and abilities! Register HERE.
Thursday, August 15 – Auburn Co-Op
Celebrate Friday eve at a great neighborhood gathering in downtown Auburn with fun for the whole family, from live music and yummy food to a climbing wall and skate park. Details HERE.
Friday, August 16 – Auburn Food Truck Fiesta
Get your food truck fix at this popular annual event in Auburn! Check out the food lineup HERE.
Friday, August 16 – Moonlight Hike at Big Hill Preserves
Make summer extra special with a guided moonlit hike exploring Big Hill Preserves! Sign-up information HERE.
Enjoy these final weeks of summer!