School is starting soon and summer is coming to a close, but don’t worry—there’s still plenty of fun to be had! August in Rocklin, CA is jam-packed with fun events and activities for the whole family. Whether you’re into live music, history, or golf, there’s something for everyone. Continue on for a full breakdown of this month’s events and activities to add to your social calendar.
Sunday, August 1: Stairway to Stardom’s 40th Anniversary
At this legendary event, you’ll get to experience nine brand new bands. They will be performing live on-stage before an audience of family, friends, peers, and a panel of industry professionals who will evaluate and score each band’s three-song set. As a treat, you’ll get to see special guest performances, including Sacramento’s own RED VOODOO. Get your tickets here!
Saturday, August 7: Family-Friendly Paint and Sip Night
Let the entire family get in touch with their artistic side while enjoying some great pizza at Cool River Pizza & Taphouse. You’ll be painting “Silly Birds” with guided step-by-step instructions from our entertaining artist. Get your tickets here.
Saturday, August 7, 14, and 21: Rocklin Blue Oaks Farmers Market
Every Saturday, through September, you’ll be able to shop the freshest greens and the juiciest fruits from local farmers at the Rocklin Blue Oaks Farmers Market. Pop on over for a weekend morning filled with perusing quality ingredients to make a true farm-to-table meal. Learn more here.
Saturday, August 14: Historic Front Street Walk
Scheduled for every second Saturday of the month, the Historic Front Street Walk gives you the opportunity to leisurely discover local historical sites on foot. You’ll pass by the Chapel, the restored Fire Hose House, the orchard dedicated to Spanish and Asian immigrants, the Barudoni Building, Peter Hill Heritage Park, and more. It’s a free afternoon activity that you can enjoy with the whole family. To participate, meet at Old Saint Mary’s Chapel at 5251 Front Street, Rocklin, CA. Please contact Jim Carlson at 916-624-0682 for more information.
Friday, August 27: Ladies’ Night Out: Concert and Comedy
Get your best gals together for a night of great music and big laughs at Destiny Christian Church. Our artist of the night, Plumb, will be there to perform all your favorite songs including, “Need You Now.” You’ll also be able to enjoy the comedic stylings of Kerri Pomarolli, who will be sure to drive you to tears of laughter with her jokes. Get your tickets here.
Saturday, August 28: Legends of Motown
Ready for a night of good tunes? The Legends of Motown are back at Quarry Park Amphitheatre in Rocklin. You’ll enjoy music from the likes of The Temptations, Diana Ross, The Four Tops, Al Green, and more. Don’t hesitate—get your tickets now! You won’t want to miss this spectacular event.
Have a fun August exploring the wonderful city of Rocklin!