Arts & Entertainment

Historic homes highlight holiday home tour

This charming granite home, once the clubhouse for the English gentry who founded Citrus Colony, now Penryn, is just one of the homes featured on the fourth annual Loomis Basin Hol ...

Auburn Chamber players wow patrons

Classical guitarist Matthew Grasso’s virtuoso performance of Giuliani’s Guitar Concerto in A Major highlighted the Auburn Symphony Chamber Player’s first-ever concert at Diet ...

County vintners and food featured at Taste of Placer County

Local vintners will share the fruits of their labor at the upcoming Taste of Placer County Wine and Food Festival to be held in Loomis next weekend. Thirteen county wineries will ...

Grammy award winner to perform at Sierra College

Multiple Grammy Award-winner George Kahumoku Jr., a master of the Hawaiian slack key guitar, will perform at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15 in the Sierra College Amphitheater on the R ...

Things to do from Oct. 7 through Oct. 15

Friday, Oct. 7 Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 311 Vernon St. in Roseville.Mother Goose from 10:30 to 11 a.m. at Rocklin Library, 4890 Granite Dr. 624-3133Red, White & ...

Jessup hosting juried exhibition

William Jessup University is making a national call to artists for the University’s first juried art exhibition and competition scheduled for Nov. 11 through Dec. 16. “We’re ...

Things to do from Sept. 30 to Oct. 8

FridayFront Street Fridays from 6 to 10 p.m. on Front Street. Food, vendors, live music, and a beer & wine garden. Admission free. Visit placerlifestyle.com.Farmers Market from ...

Auburn Symphony Partners with Sierra College Foundation

The Auburn Symphony has entered into a partnership with the Sierra College Foundation to offer a pair of chamber orchestra concerts at Sierra College’s Dietrich Theatre on the Ro ...

Mt. Everest presentation opens college museum season

Sierra College Natural History Museum will open its 2011-2012 lecture series with the illustrated presentation, “Exploring the Himalayas and Mt. Everest” by Michael Kane, Sierr ...

Rocklin teen in "Musical World"

Nikki Terese Magahis, 15, will be performing in the Best of Broadway production, “Musical World” playing weekends through Oct. 2 at the Fair Oaks Amphitheater, 7991 California ...

Cathy Bolton takes stage in Rocklin Oct. 18

Singer/songwriter Cathy Bolton will present “A Mid-Autumn Evening Folk and Inspirational Concert” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at the Finnish Temperance Hall, 4090 Rocklin ...

Explore a new world with 'Aladdin Jr.'

Rocklin’s Finnish Temperance Hall will become “Agrabah, City of Enchantment” over the next two weekends as the Rocklin Community Theater Company presents “Aladdin Jr.” Pe ...

Things to do from Sept. 23 through Oct. 1

FridayFront Street Fridays from 6 to 10 p.m. on Front Street. Food, vendors, live music, and a beer & wine garden. Admission free. Visit placerlifestyle.com.Farmers Market from ...

City employee spearheads drive to create toys for birds

When Rocklin Public Works Technician Nanette Herron visited Rocklin’s STAR Eco Station Environmental Children’s Museum three months ago, she was drawn to the exotic birds. A p ...

Media Life: Big Emmy wins for Placer’s “Deadliest Catch” connection

A “Deadliest Catch” episode, much of it shot from the understanding eye of local lensman Todd Stanley, has ended up wooing and winning over Emmy Awards voters. Stanley, a Lotu ...