ALAMEDA: Spring Arts, Crafts, & Wine Festival May 13-14, 2017 downtownalameda.com The Downtown Alameda Spring Festival is a Mother's Day tradition in the San Francisco Bay Area. The popular event takes place on Park Street every year during the second weekend in May.
ATASCADERO: Cookie Adventure at Charles Paddock Zoo. There's more than animals at the zoo as cookie bakers hand out samples to zoo visitors. Purchase Cookie Adventure Map for $1 per person then take it to cookie bakers and you will learn about some of the unique animals at the zoo. Time: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. atascadero.org
BASS LAKE: Pines Village Craft Fair May 12-14, 2017 The Pines Resort 54432 Road 432 Bass Lake, CA basslake.com 35 vendors & exhibitors expected.
COALINGA: Mother's Day at Harris Ranch. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Treat mom to a menu out of this world! Location: 24505 W Dorris Ave., Coalinga CA. Price not include tx & tip: $42.95 | age 6-12: $18.95 | free under age 5 years. Make reservations: (559) 935-0717, service@ harrisranch.com
DANA POINT: Mothers Day Weekend Art Show & Sale May 13-14, 2017 danapointharbor.com
DIXON: Dixon May Fair May 11-14, 2017 Dixon CA dixonmayfair.com
EL DORADO HILLS: Art, Beer & Wine Affaire May 13-14, 2017, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tasting daily. Eldoradohillsartaffaire.com
ESCONDIDO: Mariachi Divas at
California Center for the Arts, Escondido 340 N. Escondido Boulevard Escondido, CA
Tickets at artcenter.org | mariachi
FORESTVILLE: Hoodoo Festival May 13-14, 2017
Hands-on training in folk magic traditions. Location: Missionary Independent Spiritual Church 6632 Covey Rd Forestville, CA. $55-280, missionaryindependent.org
LOOMIS: Loomis Art Loop Open Studio Tour May 13 - 14, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The studio tour is free and you can get a map online at: LoomisArtLoop.com
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Dance Festival May 6-14, 2017
Brewery Arts Complex
Theater Ramond Kabbaz
LOS BANOS: Tiger Sharks Mother's Day Arts & Crafts Fair May 13-14, 2017, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacheco Park Hwy 152 & 7th St. lbtigersharks.org
MADERA: Spring Wine Trail Adventure May 13-14, 2017
$25-30, maderawinetrail.com Enjoy Madera's beautiful countryside and lush vineyards in Spring time and wine taste at 9 participating wineries, listen to live music, and enjoy delicious food and gift shopping from various vendors.
MARIPOSA: Chi-Tock-Non Kote-U-Pu - Spring Celebration Pow Wow May 13-14, 2017
Mariposa Co. Fairgrounds
5007 Fairgrounds Rd. Mariposa, CA
MOKELUMNE HILL: Mother's Day Brunch at Hotel Leger. Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. $30 approx, includes complimentary Mimosa for moms. Call: (209) 286-1401. Location: 8304 Main St., Mokelumne Hill, CA. mokehill.com
MONTEREY: Springfest Arts & Crafts Faire May 13-14, 2017
Summerfest June 17-18, 2017
Fallfest September 16-17, 2017
Location: Monterey, CA
MOORPARK: Mother's Day Festival of Arts and Crafts
May 13-14, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
12061 Moorpark St.
Studio City, CA
For more than 40 years this semi-annual art show delights thousands of visitors and art buyers.
PALO ALTO: Monty Python's SPAMALOT Tickets $18.50-52. (650) 329-0891, paplayers.org
PARKFIELD: Parkfield Bluegrass Festival Parkfield Bluegrass Festival May 11-14, 2017 Parkfield Cafe & Community Center - Parkfield, CA parkfieldbluegrass.org
PLEASANTON: Hawaiian May Day Festival May 13-14, 2017, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave. Pleasanton, CA. $10, hawaiimaydayfestival.com
ROSEVILLE: Berryfest May 13-14, 2017. Location: Roseville, CA, feedmeberries.com
MONROVIA: Monrovia Day Parade May 14, 2017, 9 a.m. ci.monrovia.ca.us
SACRAMENTO: Amgen Stage 1 Race. amgentourofcalifornia.com
SACRAMENTO: Gem Faire May 12-14, 2017. $7 weekend pass. Location: Scottish Rite Center 6151 H St. Sacramento, CA gemfaire.com
SAN DIEGO: Gator By The Bay May 11-14, 2017
Spanish Landing Park
San Diego, CA
$17 - 150 approx. | Day pass starts at $37.50 presale
SAN JUAN BAUTISTA: Music at the Mission for Mother's Day with South Valley Symphony Orchestra. After the concert everyone is invited into the Mission Rose Garden for a wine, cheese and strawberry reception. Time: 4 p.m. Ticket: $40, southvalleysymphony.org Under age 18 and students get in FREE.
STANFORD: Stanford Powwow May 12-14, 2017 Stanford Campus - Stanford, CA
SUNSET BEACH: Mothers Day Art Festival May 13-14, 2017. Free admission, Greenbelt on Pacific.
SUISUN CITY: Mothers' Day Artisan Fair
Mothers' Day Artisan Fair
May 14, 2017, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Main Street and Solano Street in Harbor Plaza Park
Suisun City Waterfront
Suisun City, CA
THOUSAND OAKS: Conejo Valley Days, May 11-14, 2017
TORRANCE: Piano Festival. 9 a.m. by Japan Musicians Association of California Location: James Armstrong Theatre Torrance Cultural Arts Center 3330 Civic Center Drive Admission Free torranceca.gov
WESTHAVEN: Spring Fling. Celebrate Mother's Day with Music by Compost Mountain Boys, food for sale: BBQ chicken, ribs, kielbasa and veggie burgers by Grill Masters Randy Martinez, Caleb Martinez, and Stephen Spoelman, plus Mad River Brewery, Moonstone Crossing, Classic Wines of California and soft drinks. Chair massage, Easel Painting, Face Painting, & a Hula Contest, and Raffle & Silent Auction. Free admission. Location: Westhaven Center for the Arts, 501 Westhaven Dr S, Westhaven, CA. Info (707) 834-2479
Calico Ghost Town Bluegrass in the
Spring Festival May
13-14, 2017. Mother's Day weekend at Calico Ghost Town is a
music-filled event featuring Bluegrass performances by top artists. $15