March is here (already?!) and spring is in the air. Celebrate longer days and the season of renewal with some fun events in and around Rocklin!
Whitney Ranch Events (Resident Exclusive)
Saturday, March 2 – Dr. Seuss Birthday Party
A party’s coming up, it’s truer than true. Whitney Ranch wants to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with you! The fun starts at The Ranch House at 10:00 a.m. Register HERE.
Saturday, March 16 – St. Paddy’s Day Pub Party
Come for the beer, stay for the Irish cheer! This grown-ups only party is sure to be a blast, so stay tuned for more details as they become available. Check out the Facebook event page HERE.
Friday, March 29 to Saturday, March 30 – Family Paint Night
This fun-filled and super popular family event is happening TWO nights this month! Painting starts promptly at 6:00 p.m. and more details are on the way! Learn more HERE.
Rocklin and Roseville Events
Friday, March 8 to Sunday, March 17 – Newsies
The Roseville Theatre Academy is performing the much-loved musical based on a true story and the 1992 film! This one will be fun for your older children, too! Get tickets HERE.
Thursday, March 14 – Food Truck Mania
It’s the second Thursday of the month, which means it’s time to get your food truck fix at the Vernon Street Town Square! Enjoy gourmet dishes and goodies from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Details HERE.
Tuesdays, March 19 and 26 – Bootcamp on the Square
Did someone say free bootcamp?! Feel the burn with some fun group cardio and stretching while enjoying the fresh spring air. Bootcamp meets at the Vernon Street Town Square from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. More information HERE.
Saturday, March 23 – Sunday, March 24 – Roseville Gem & Mineral Show
Bring the kids to the Placer County Fairgrounds for the Roseville Gem & Mineral Show. There will be gold panning, a live bat exhibit, silent auctions, food, music, and a special exhibit from the Sierra College Natural History Museum. More information and discounted tickets HERE.
Thursday, March 28 – Lottery for the Arts
Support art education and local art programs (while scoring fantastic original artwork) at the upcoming Lottery for the Arts fundraiser! Pick out your favorites ahead of time at the artists’ reception on the 16th, and don’t forget to enter the raffle to win 100 bottles of wine! Um, where do we sign up? Details HERE.
Other fun events in the area!
Saturday, March 2 – Edge of Spring Celtic Fantasy Fair
Music, performance, food, and vendors set in a medieval fantasy setting awaits you at this family-friendly event at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. Details HERE.
Saturday, March 2 – Auburn Silver Screen Classic Movie Series “The Major and the Minor”
It’s time for the third film in this year’s Silver Screen Classic Movie Series at the Auburn Library. Enjoy a screening of “The Major and the Minor,” where Ginger Rogers’ plucky Susan Applegate has quite the adventure on a train from NYC to Iowa. More information HERE.
Saturday, March 2 – Oscar Animated Shorts
Enjoy watching the collection of Oscar-nominated short films at the Auburn State Theatre. Note that tickets for the animated and live-action shorts are sold separately. Ticket information HERE.
Saturday, March 2 – Wings & Wine
It’s sure to be a uniquely fun evening at the third annual Wings & Wine event at Loomis’ High-Hand Nursery. Taste a sampling of wine and hors d’oeuvres among a variety of birds of prey, including falcons, owls, hawks, and an eagle. Tickets and information HERE.
Saturday, March 2 – Chocolate Lover’s Ball
You’ll be having sweet dreams after attending the Chocolate Lover’s Ball in downtown Lincoln. Get gussied up for a decadent, chocolate-infused, four-course dinner! Burn the calories and the sugar rush by dancing the night away. This one’s sure to sell out. Ticket information HERE.
Thursday, March 7 – Three Identical Strangers
The Auburn State Theatre will offer a screening of the 2018 documentary about the incredible story of a set of triplets that had been adopted by three different families and coincidentally reunited as young adults. Purchase tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 9 – Dueling Pianos
It’s an all-request dueling pianos performance at the Lincoln Theatre Company. Shout out your favorite tunes from the 50s to the present, and enjoy two wildly talented pianists and performers duke it out for a night of sing-a-longs and dancing. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 9 – Shawn and Lehua
Critically acclaimed and award-winning duo Shawn Pimental and Lehua Kalima bring the sounds of the Hawaiian islands to the Auburn State Theatre. Tickets HERE.
Thursday, March 15 to Saturday, March 30 – Greater Tuna
Watch and laugh along as two actors play all the unique and eccentric characters in Tuna, the “third-smallest” town in Texas. Purchase tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 16 – 2019 On Tour Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Celebrate an evening of films about adventure, the great outdoors, and the environment at this unique and engaging film festival. Ticket prices include both sessions, and food and drink are sold separately. Film summaries and tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 16 to Sunday, March 17 – The Auburn Symphony Presents: Masterworks III: Dance Episodes
The Auburn Symphony introduces two evenings of music celebrating dance, from Bernstein’s “On the Town” to Ravel’s tribute to Vienna’s grand waltz era. Purchase tickets HERE.
Friday, March 22 – Bridesmaids
It’s ladies’ night out at the Auburn State Theatre! Bring your Galentine’s Day crew to a showing of the hilarious “Bridesmaids.” Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24 – Sip Into Spring
Sip into spring? Don’t mind if we do! It’s a bud-breaking celebration along the Placer County Wine Trail, with opportunities to meet the winemakers and tastings, including limited productions, new releases, and library wines. More information HERE.
Saturday, March 30 to Sunday, April 14 – Mamma Mia!
This fabulous musical needs no introduction! Grab tickets for your tribe, because they’re gonna go fast! Get them HERE.
Happy Daylight Savings and spring!