It’s hard to believe that March is already here…and we’re gearing up for spring! Here’s how you can celebrate the (soon-to-be) longer days in and around the Rocklin area.
Whitney Ranch (Resident Exclusive)
Friday, March 6th: Code-O World Robotics Workshop
Do your kids LOVE robots? Come take part in a free robotics workshop at Whitney Ranch where they can learn how to build and code their VERY own. Workshop is for grades 1st through 7th. Register and learn more HERE.
Saturday, March 7th: Dr. Seuss’s Kids Craft
Grab your green eggs and ham and celebrate Dr. Seuss on Saturday, March 7th! Bring your kids down to The Ranch House for some Dr. Seuss-inspired crafts from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.! Learn more HERE.
Sunday, March 8th: Family History Group
Have you ever wanted to learn more about your family? Come join your neighbors and learn all about your ancestors and culture with the Whitney Ranch Family History Group. Details HERE.
Monday, March 9th: Bunco
Ready to roll the dice? Bring your favorite drink and snack to a night of bunco! Find out more HERE.
Saturday, March 14th: Cars and Coffee
Come for the coffee…but stay for the CARS! Come join up with your fellow automobile lovers and enjoy a wide array of cars from exotic and classic to muscle and imported. Details HERE.
Saturday, March 14th: St. Paddy’s Pub Party
Beer and Irish cheer…what could be better?! Come join your neighbors for a night filled with live music AND plenty of food at The Ranch House! Find out about the event HERE.
Saturday and Sunday, March 27-28th: Family Paint Night
Not one but TWO nights of family-filled fun! Bring your kiddos and learn how to create a masterpiece…with dolphins! Find out more about this event for ages seven and up HERE.
Rocklin and Roseville Events
Saturday, March 7th: Spring Fairy Faire
Aura pictures, crystal healers, hand-wrapped jewelry, and SO much more! Come join 30 vendors from around the area for the Spring Fairy Faire in Rocklin. Find out more about this healing fair HERE.
Sunday, March 8th: Little Shop of Horrors
Love “Little Shop of Horrors”? 6 Players Theatre is putting on a brand-new immersive style show on Sunday, March 8th, in Roseville! Bonus? It all takes place at House of Oliver’s so you can eat and sing all at once. Ticket details HERE.
Friday, March 13th: Rocklin Community Theatre presents “9 to 5 The Musical”
An exciting new play is coming to the Rocklin Community Theatre! “9 to 5 The Musical” kicks off on Friday, March 13th, and runs through March 29th. The music and lyrics were written by Dolly Parton, with the play being based on the book by Patricia Resnick. Details HERE.
Friday, March 20th through Sunday, March 22: Jessup Music Presents Night of Classics: Spirit of America
Bring the whole family to Night of Classics: Spirit of America! Hear classic patriotic anthems as well as fun American throwbacks like “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.” The concert is put on by the Jessup University Choir and Orchestra with ticket proceeds going towards recording, tours, and gear. Ticket details HERE.
Saturday, March 28th and Sunday, March 29th: Roseville Gem, Jewelry, Fossil, and Mineral Show
Spend the weekend at the Placer County Fairgrounds for the 58th Annual Roseville Gem, Jewelry, Fossil, and Mineral Show! There’s plenty of fun for the whole family with gold panning, a live bat exhibit, silent auctions, food, and music. Learn more HERE.
Other Fun Area Events
Sunday, March 1st: Auburn Winds Concert – “2020 Visions: Old World and New”
Come enjoy an afternoon full of great, familiar music in the historic State Theatre. Songs will include favorites like “The King and I,” “Irish Tune from County Derry,” and “The Magic of Sammy Cahn.” Learn more about this free event HERE.
Saturday, March 7th: 49er Flea Market
Discover a world full of treasures, antiques, and art at the 49er Flea Market! Find out more about the fun HERE.
Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th: Masterworks III in the Spotlight
Enjoy a night full of classical music at Placer High School Auditorium! Masterworks III in the Spotlight features the works of Beethoven, Rodrigo, and Schumann. Ticket details HERE.
Thursday, March 12th: OBOC presents “Ghosts of Gold Mountain”
Love movies? Local filmmaker Bill George will be showing his 25 minute film, “Sacramento and the Transcontinental Railroad.” Maggie Stogner, the filmmaker for the film, “Gold Mountain, The Chinese in the West,” will also be making an appearance. Details HERE.
Friday, March 13th: Placer Community Theatre Presents “Moon Over Buffalo”
An exciting new play at Place Community Theatre kicks off its run on Friday, March 13th. “Moon Over Buffalo” is set in the summer of 1953 as George and Charlotte Hay take their run-down touring company to Buffalo, New York. Ticket details HERE.
Saturday, March 14th: PARC’s On Tour Wild & Scenic Film Festival
The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is returning to the State Theatre in Auburn with a great selection of films. Come enjoy a night of live music, food, and drinks, and the Haute Trash Fashion Show. Featured award-winning films include topics on nature, adventure, conservation, energy, and climate change. More HERE.
Saturday, March 21st and Sunday, March 22nd: Sip into Spring
Sip into spring! This event is a great way to leave winter behind and tour the budding vineyards and taste current vintages grown in the Sierra Foothills. Ticket details HERE.
Saturday, March 28th: Free Kids Fishing Day
Grab your kids and your fishing rods for the 78th Annual Kids Fishing Derby! The annual event begins at sunrise and goes until 10:30 a.m. Find out more details HERE.
We hope you have a fun-filled start to the spring season!