Spring Fling April
1-2, 2017 Demonstrations by gardening experts, spring plants and food you
can purchase. Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Road
Plymouth, CA 95669 amadorflowerfarm.com
ANGELS CAMP: Lecture "Cinema & the Angels 6 Theatre" by Jeff Olson. Time: 1:30 p.m. light refreshments, lecture 2 - 3 p.m. in the Museum's Carriage House $10. 753 S. Main Street, Angels Camp, CA | 209.736.2963 Redefining the Rush angelscamp.gov/museum
ARCADIA: 22nd Annual Tokyo City Cup & Japan Family Day, SoCal's Biggest Japanese Spring Festival Sunday, April 2, 2017, 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: Santa Anita Park, 285 W. Huntington Dr, Arcadia, California. (626) 574-7223. Food, Japanese Culture and Entertainment at Tokyo city cup, the other horse racing features: Flea Market, Tsugaru Shamisen, Sumo, Karate Sado, Origami, O-matsuri, Pop --Anime, J-pop, Fashion and more. Japanese Food: Sushi, Curry, Oknomiyaki, BBQ, Japanese Tea, Takoyaki, Yakisoba, Japanese Beer, Rice burger, to name a few. Free coupon -to-fee, see: tokyocitycup.com.
ARROYO GRANDE: Central Coast Orchid Show & Sale, April 1-2, 2017. Annual flower show event. fcos.org
BELVEDERE: Bunny Hop and Egg Scramble
BRAWLEY: Two Rodeos April 1 & 2, 2017 These are 2 separate rodeos!
California Junior Rodeo Association Cattle Call Arena
Brawley, CA cjra.org
CARLSBAD: The Flower Fields Take Interstate 5 and exit at Palomar Airport Road in Carlsbad (look for the Windmill). Go east approximately one block to the first intersection, which is Paseo Del Norte, and turn left. Make the next right into the parking lot. theflowerfields.com
CHICO: Egg Hunt and Fun Run
CHICO: Paradise Gem & Mineral Society April 1-2, 2017. Location: Silver Dollar Fairgrounds 2357 Fair Street Hours: Sat 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun 9 a.m.-4 p.m. pgmclub.wix.com/paradise-gem-and-mineral-club | gems
CLOVIS: Big Hat Days April 1-2, 2017. Saturday 9am-6pm & Sunday 9am-5pm clovischamber.com
COLUSA: Colusa Western Days Rodeo & Parade March 31-April 2, 2017. Colusa Western Days, Cattle Drive and Parade. The event includes a traditional rodeo and contests such as BBQ. Location: Colusa County Fair Grounds. colusawesterndays.org
ESCONDIDO: Mariachi Festival April 2, 2017, 3 p.m.
California Center for the Arts 340 N. Escondido Blvd. Escondido, CA $25-up. artcenter.org | mariachi
EUREKA: Redwood Coast Jazz Festival Mar 30-April 2, 2017
$30-up Eureka CA rcmfest.org | music
EUREKA: Craft Fair April 2, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Freshwater Community Hall
49 Grange Road
freshwatercommunityguild.org Freshwater Community Hall craft fair and pancake breakfast.
FRESNO: California Classic Weekend Century April 1-2, 2017. Ride the Freeway to California's Year Round Playground! Cyclist have the choice of either a Century, Metric or 35-Mile Mini Metric Ride. californiaclassicweekend.com
FULLERTON: Bach Festival March 31-April 2, 2017
Whittier College Department of Music hosts its annual Bach Festival
INDIAN WELLS: Indian Wells Arts Festival March 31-April 2, 2017. Indian Wells Arts Festival. Location Indian Wells Tennis Garden, Indian Wells, CA . Location Web Site: IndianWellsArtsFestival.com
LA GRANGE: La Grange Rodeo. lagrangerodeo.com
Saddle Bronc riding, Bareback riding, Steer Wrestling, Calf roping, Team roping, Breakaway roping, Barrel racing, and Bull Riding.
LAGUNA NIGUEL: Our Town Performances March 24-26, 2017 & March 31-April 2, 2017. Location: Sea Country Senior & Community Center, 24602 Aliso Creek Rd., Laguna Niguel, CA. $20, lagunanigueltheatre.org
LATON: Laton Rodeo March 31-April 2, 2017 latonrodeo.com
$5 rodeo, $10 bull riding Sponsored by Laton Lions Club, the rodeo is an annual event featuring 7 events. This is a California Cowboys Pro Rodeo Association event. | rodeos
LINDSAY: Lindsay Orange Blossom Festival April 1-8, 2017 Lindsay, California lindsayorangeblossom.org Event includes a parade on Saturday, Fun Run, cooking contest, horseshoe competition and carnival.
LONG BEACH: 53rd Annual Congressional Cup March 27 - April 2, 2017. Spectators free, Belmont Pier viewing. thecongressionalcup.com
LOS ANGELES: Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour April 1-2, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Los Angeles County $15-50, theodorepayne.org | gardens
MANTECA: Manteca Crossroads Street Faire April 1 & 2, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Carnival at the Promenade March 29 - April 2 | Kick-Off Party at Library Park Vendors: visitmanteca.net (209) 823-7229 309
MANTECA: Crossroads Street Faire April 1-2, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Downtown - Manteca, CA
Carnival, at the Bass Pro shopping area, car show, wine & beer tasting, food vendors, gifts and products, live entertainment in Wilson Park. Free
MOORPARK: The Blue & Gray Civil War Reenactment April 1-2, 2017 Hitch Ranch
110 W. High Street
facebook.com/CivilWarReenactment/ | moorparkrotary.com
The Blue & The Gray March 31, 2017 is by-invitation-only school educational visitation day. Battles on Saturday and Sunday. | civil war
OAKLAND: Running Festival, April 2, 2017.
Oakland Running Festival brings both marathon runners and first-time racers from all over the area to Oakland. Choose from 5 races of all distances - marathon, half-marathon, relay, 5k and a kids fun run, whichever suites your style. oaklandmarathon.com
ONTARIO: Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids at Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, walkforkids.org
PACIFIC GROVE: Great Taste of PG, 4-7 p.m. $60, supportpgpride.com Inn at Spanish Bay, 2700 17 Mile Drive, Pebble Beach
The Dinah, Largest Girl Party Music Festival in the World March 29-
April 2, 2017 $60-up
1-888-92-DINAH (34624). Age 21+, guys welcome
PASADENA: Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids at Central Park. walkforkids.org
PLEASANTON: Crow Canyon Cat Club April 1-2, 2017 Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Avenue Pleasanton, California. cfanorthwest.org | cats
RIO DEL: Easter Shopportunity
RIVERSIDE: April 2 , 2017 First Sunday: Insect Invasion! | April is Insect Month at the Museum! We’re exploring all aspects of these misunderstood creatures. Meet some of these six-legged creature and find out why they are so important to our planet. From pollination to decomposition, a world without bugs would be very sad indeed. The museum will learn about these tiny animals and how we can help them continue to do their jobs. Time: 1 - 4 p.m. Location: 3580 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA. riversideca.gov/museum/
ROLLING HILLS ESTATES: Universe Multicultural Film Festival March 29-April 2, 2017 Ticket price: $10 - $388 umfilms.org Films from all over the world, filmmaker tributes, industry seminars, film market and Red Carpet Fashion show and gala receptions.
SACRAMENTO: The New World Expo April 1-2, 2017 Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA. Eco-fest. thenewworldexpo.com
SACRAMENTO: Sacramento Food & Film Festival April 1-8, 2017 sacfoodfilmfest.com Premier, Sustainable, City of Gold and Bourbon & Bites ticketed events
SAN CLEMENTE: Village Art Fair April 2, 2017. Location: Downtown, San Clemente, CA villagesanclemente.org Other dates include April 2 | May 7 | June 4 | July 2 | August 6 | September 3 | October 1 | November 5 | December 3
SAN DIEGO: Butterfly Jungle at Safari Park March 11-April 23, 2017 The Safari Park 15500 San Pasqual Valley Road Escondido, California 760-747-8702, sdzsafaripark.org | butterfly
SANTA ANA: Bubblefest, March 26-April 10, 2017. Astounding spring break bubble spectacular features good, clean fun for the entire family! See the Mega Bubble Laser Show (ticket required) Make your own giant bubbles, see BubbleBusters stage show And much more! Discovery Science Center 2500 N. Main St. Santa Ana, CA 92705 Tel: (714) 542-2823 discoverycube.org Open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily. $Fee
SANTA CRUZ: Beach Boardwalk Spring Break April 1-16 2017. beachboardwalk.com
Sonoma International Film Festival March 29- April 2, 2017. Location:
Sonoma Plaza & immediate surroundings, Sonoma, CA.
ST. HELENA: Jazz Under the Oaks. 1 - 3 p.m. V. Sattui Winery 1111 White Lane St. Helena CA Free, vsattui.com (707) 963-7774
THOUSAND OAKS: Scandinavian Festival April 1-2, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Cal Lutheran Campus 60 W. Olsen Rd. Thousand Oaks, Calif. callutheran.edu Admission: $5-10, public invited.
Events are deemed reliable but are subject to change. Please confirm before going.