SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2013
AMERICAN CANYON - Flayaway Festival, Feb. 9 & 10, 2013. Solano Audubon members present nature activities along the new trails in American Canyon Wetlands. Along the trail, stop and chat with our knowledgeable Audubon volunteers, who will be posted along the trail at viewing stations. Beginners Bird Walk for children and families at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. on Sunday. sfbayflywayfestival Questions or Donations, Please Contact: Cheryl Harris cheryleharris@sbcglobal
ANAHEIM - Bride World Expo. Bridal ideas and vendors, save time. Shop and compare 100 Coastal Orange County wedding products and services. Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. . Location: Orange County Sheraton Park Hotel 1855 S Harbor Blvd Anaheim, CA 740-4162. brideworld
ESCONDIDO - For the Love of Chocolate Festival & ArtWalk. Time: 1-5pm Where: Downtown Escondido Admission: 5 for 10 chocolate and wine parings. Sweet Street admission if 745-8877.
GARDEN GROVE - Tet Festival, February 8-10, 2013. Held at Garden Grove Park. tetfestival
HOLTVILLE Carrot Festival Feb. 1 - 10, 2013 Carrot Capital of the World celebrates carrots with a carnival, parade, carrot cook-offs, and tons of carrot fun. holtvillechamber .
LODI - Wine and Chocolate February 9-10, 2013, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. 16th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend invites you to sip award-winning, handcrafted wines and taste decadent chocolates at over 40 wineries in the Lodi appellation. Be the lucky one to unwrap the Golden Ticket at any participating winery and win a Wine Country Getaway or one of over 100 other prizes! 5 pre; day of. lodiwineandchocolate
LOS ANGELES - Loyola Marymount University Wine Classic. Featuring more than 150 wines from 46 boutique California wineries. Silent auction includes specialty wines and products. Proceeds benefit LMU student scholarships. Time: 2-5 p.m. 5. Los Angeles, CA. lmu.edu
LOS ANGELES - Conscious Life Expo, Feb. 8-10, 2013. Deep Truth: Igniting the Origin of Our Origin, History, Destiny and Fate: Are you ready for the long-anticipated event of 2013. Location: Hilton Los Angeles Airport, 5711 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California. 410-4000 consciouslifeexpo
NEVADA CITY - Mardi Gras. February 9 & 10, 2013 Enjoy a Downtown Parade, Masquerade Ball and Carnivale as this colorful Sierra foothills town again celebrates Mardi Gras in Nevada City. nevadacitychamber
ROSEVILLE -Gem Faire Feb. 8 -10, 2013. Over 40 exhibitors at this annual gem faire event. Placer County Fairgrounds (Sacramento) 800 All America City Blvd. Fri. 12noon-7pm Sat. 10am-6pm Sun. 10am-5pm General admission weekend pass Children under 12 Free gemfaire
SACRAMENTO - Ports N Paws Wine and Chocolate Affair, February 9-10, 2013. 8th Annual Valentine Weekend FREE event is open to the public. Time: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Presented by Scribner Bend Vineyards and the Sacramento SPCA, dogs in need of loving homes will be available for adoption on Sunday 1-4 p.m. For additional information, please contact us at info@scribenrbend or 916-744-1803, scribnerbend
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco Bluegrass and Old-Time Festival Feb. 7-17, 2013. 10 Day of Bluegrass Ruckus. Unlike any other festival in the country, the San Francisco Bluegrass & Old-Time Festival is a grass-roots, non-profit, volunteer-run festival dedicated to keeping the tradition of bluegrass and old-time music alive. sfbluegrass
SUNOL - Romance on the Rails. Niles Canyon Railway hosts a special event - two Valentine's Day Wine Tasting Trains at Noon and 3 p.m. 5 per person. Sunol Station, 6 Kilkare Rd., Sunol, CA 862-9063. ncry