Arts & Entertainment

Christmas tree decorating contest slated Dec. 3

Rocklin businesses and community organizations are invited to participate in the annual Best Designed Tree Decorating contest. Twenty six-foot trees as well as power for lights wi ...

Rocklin to flip the Christmas switch Dec. 3

It’s going to look a lot like Christmas in Rocklin’s historic district on Saturday, Dec. 3. The second annual Old Town Rocklin Tree Lighting Festival, hosted by a group of com ...

Rocklin artist claims top award

Artists and art enthusiasts crowded the Paul Nystrom Library at Rocklin’s William Jessup University on Nov. 11 to celebrate the opening of the school’s first national juried ar ...

Rocklin artist claims top award in national juried exhibit

Artists and art enthusiasts crowded the Paul Nystrom Library at Rocklin’s William Jessup University on Nov. 11 to celebrate the opening of the school’s first national juried ar ...

Cratchit family in training

The Rocklin Community Theater is in the midst of preparations for “Scrooge,” their Christmas-themed musical production. Cast and crew have been rehearsing for several weeks. Th ...

Loomis turns into Emerald City of 'Oz'

McLaughlin Theatre Company’s top performing cast of 5- to 14-year-old students will take audiences back to the Land of Oz this weekend. The classic tale, “Wizard of Oz” has ...

Rocklin dancers take to stage in 'Nutcracker'

The annual holiday tradition opens Nov. 26 in Auburn Five Rocklin dancers will be appearing in the Placer Theatre Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker,” starting Thanksgiv ...

Things to do from Nov. 18 through Nov. 24

Friday, Nov. 18McLaughlin Theater Company will present “Wizard of Oz” at 7 p.m. at the studio theater, 3415 Swetzer Road. Tickets are $10 general and $6 for students. brownpape ...

Test your mandarin recipe acumen at fest

Nearly $2,500 in prizes will be awarded With a $1,900 set of Kitchen Craft cookware for Best of Show and $100 for top place in each category, the annual Mountain Mandarin Festival ...

Holiday tour features historic Penryn home

One of Penryn’s oldest homes – all dressed up for the holidays – can be visited for one day only during the Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour. Built in 1880, the Citrus Colon ...

Seven offer their artful view on tour

Six artists will be showing and demonstrating their work at the Finnish Temperance Hall, 4090 Rocklin Road throughout the 18th annual PlacerArts Autumn Art Studio Tour, while Rockl ...

Fall festival raises funds for veterans

Mistywood Retirement Community is hosting a Fall Festival and Holiday Craft Boutique from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 1275 Pleasant Grove Blvd. in Roseville. A pancak ...

Rocklin High gets crafty for second year

More than 40 high school golfers, along with their parents and coaches, have been working hard for the past year to prepare for the second annual Rocklin High School Holiday Craft ...

Rocklin student plays her way on to All American Band

Whitney High School Senior Daniella Banham has been selected to be a member of the 125-member U.S. Army All American Marching Band. She was selected based on an audition process ...

Raise a glass for after-school programs

Toast of the Town event to generate funds for Xtreme Teen By Gloria Beverage Placer Herald Editor Rocklin’s premiere event, the 11th annual Toast of the Town wine tasting and ...