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California Events & Festivals Daily Calendar  2015


 






 

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MARCH 2015

March Beer Events

 

2 | Monday Mar. 2

NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: Persian Snow Festival, Feb. 27-March 2, 2015, persiansnowfestival.com


3 | Tuesday Mar. 3

NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
 


4 | Wednesday Mar. 4

LONG BEACH: Fred Hall Sports Show, March 4-8, 2015. fredhall.com
NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com


5 | Thursday Mar. 5

LONG BEACH: Fred Hall Sports Show, March 4-8, 2015. fredhall.com
NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
SACRAMENTO: Northern California Egg Artists presents 'Passport to Eggventure’  Show and Sale March 5-8, 2015
SACRAMENTO: Jerry Seinfeld, March 5, 2015. At Sac Convention Center. sacramentoconventioncenter.com
POMONA: Quilt, Craft & Sewing Expo, March 5-7, 2015. $10 admission good for 3 days. quiltcraftsew.com


6 | Friday Mar. 6

BIG BEAR LAKE: Gin Blossoms, concert - at the Cave. $35 ticket. thecavebigbear.com
DANA POINT
: Wonders of Wyland Reception at  Terrace Salon at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Time: 6:30- 9 p.m.  $125 per person.  Call (949) 240-2000, ritzcarlton.com/LagunaEpicMemories
DEL MAR
: Gem Faire, March 6-8, 2015. $7 admission, at Fairgrounds. gemfaire.com
DEL MAR: San Diego Home & Garden Show, March 6-8, 2015. $8 admission, at Fairgrounds.  sandiegohomegardenshows.com
LONG BEACH: Fred Hall Sports Show, March 4-8, 2015. fredhall.com
NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
POMONA: Quilt, Craft & Sewing Expo, March 5-7, 2015. $10 admission good for 3 days. quiltcraftsew.com
SACRAMENTO: Northern California Egg Artists presents 'Passport to Eggventure’  Show and Sale March 5-8, 2015
SONORA: Sonora Celtic Faire March 6-8, 2015. Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, Calif. sonoracelticfaire.com


7 | Saturday Mar. 7

BAKERSFIELD:  Color Me Rad Color 5K Run, $40, colormerad.com 
BIG BEAR LAKE
: Polar Plunge. $50, dress up in costume. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Inland Empire. sosc.org/bigbearplunge
DEL MAR
: Gem Faire, March 6-8, 2015. $7 admission, at Fairgrounds. gemfaire.com
DEL MAR: San Diego Home & Garden Show, March 6-8, 2015. $8. sandiegohomegardenshows.com
DEL MAR: Koi Show, March 7-8, 2015. Held at Fairgrounds. koiclubofsandiego.org
LIVERMORE: Bay Area Daffodil Show at Alden Lane Nursery March 7-8, 2015
LONG BEACH
: Fred Hall Sports Show, March 4-8, 2015. fredhall.com
NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
NORWALKFestival Of Color  March 7, 2015, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
OAKHURST: German Festival. 6 p.m. Oakhurst Community Center, Four Course German Feast, $30. oakhurstchamber.com
POMONA
: Quilt, Craft & Sewing Expo, March 5-7, 2015. $10 admission good for 3 days. quiltcraftsew.com
POMONA
: Celtic Faire, March 7-8, 2015.   Fairplex,  fairplex.com
PORTERVILLE: Glow Ball FootGolf Tournament. Held at Porterville Municipal Golf Course.  Start time: Dusk. Fee: $40. Sign-Up: (559) 784-9468.
SACRAMENTO
: Northern California Egg Artists presents 'Passport to Eggventure’  Show and Sale March 5-8, 2015
SAN DIEGO
: California Small Farm Conference Mar. 7-10, 2015, californiafarmconference.com
SONORA: Sonora Celtic Faire March 6-8, 2015. Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, Calif. sonoracelticfaire.com
VENTURA: The Ventura Gem Show, March 7-8. Ventura County Fairgrounds Free, vgms.org


8 | Sunday Mar. 8

Daylight Savings - Spring Forward 1 hour

DEL MAR: Gem Faire, March 6-8, 2015. $7 admission, at Fairgrounds. gemfaire.com
DEL MAR: San Diego Home & Garden Show, March 6-8, 2015. $8 admission, at Fairgrounds.  sandiegohomegardenshows.com
DEL MAR: Koi Show, March 7-8, 2015. Held at Fairgrounds. koiclubofsandiego.org
FERNDALE: Foggy Bottom Milk Run. Ferndale Farmlands to the Main Street finish line Ferndale, CA 707-822-1861 6rrc.com
LONG BEACH
: Fred Hall Sports Show, March 4-8, 2015. fredhall.com
NORTH LAKE TAHOE: SnowFest, Feb. 27-March 8, 2015.   tahoesnowfestival.com
POMONA: Celtic Faire, March 7-8, 2015. Held at Fairplex, event celebrates the Celtic nations with music, food, games and more. Hours: Saturday noon-11 p.m.; Sunday noon-6 p.m. Admission: $10 age 13+; age 6-12, $5; free for age 5 and younger. fairplex.com
SACRAMENTO: Northern California Egg Artists presents 'Passport to Eggventure’  Show and Sale March 5-8, 2015
SAN DIEGO: California Small Farm Conference Mar. 7-10, 2015, californiafarmconference.com
SONORA: Sonora Celtic Faire March 6-8, 2015. Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, Calif. sonoracelticfaire.com
WESTLAKE VILLAGE: Jazz  Spring Concert. Time: 4 p.m. Location: Oaks Christian Bedrosian Pavillion. Cost: Free. ci.agoura-hills.ca.us


9 | Monday Mar. 9

SAN DIEGO: California Small Farm Conference Mar. 7-10, 2015, californiafarmconference.com


10 | Tuesday Mar. 10

SAN DIEGO: California Small Farm Conference Mar. 7-10, 2015, californiafarmconference.com


11 | Wednesday Mar. 11

 


12 | Thursday Mar. 12

OAKHURST: Story Slam, Story Telling Contest. Must tell a true story in 5 minutes related to theme, "Favorite Childhood Memory".  6:30 p.m. at United Methodist Church, Oakhurst. Cash prizes awarded. oakhurstchamber.com


13 | Friday Mar. 13

SAN RAMON: St. Patrick's Day Concert.
SANTA BARBARA
: 70th Annual International Orchid Show March 13 - 15, 2015.


14 | Saturday Mar. 14
 

St. Patrick's Day Parades, Festivals
Events include:
Dublin Parade
Hermosa Beach Parade
Murphys Parade
San Diego Parade
San Francisco Parade
Ventura Parade

AVALON:  Catalina Island Conservancy Marathon/ 10K/ 5K /Kids Run. Rugged terrain, spectacular vistas,  special challenges. (909) 399-3553,  RunCatalina.com
CAYUCOS
: Sea Glass Festival March 14-15, 2015
COARSEGOLD: Handcrafted Fair. Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Coarsegold Community Center, 35540 Highway 41, Coarsegold, CA. Phone: (559) 692-2352
EL CENTRO
: Blue Angels Air Show on the El Centro NAF Air Facility March  14, 2015
HUNTINGTON BEACH Kite Party March 14-15, 2015   kiteparty.com hosted by Kite Connection
JULIAN: Tour of Borrego Bike Ride. Choose from either 27, 40, 67 & 80 mile paved road rides around the beautiful Borrego Springs Valley with mostly flat terrain.  R&B Bicycle Club (760) 765-2200 julianactive.com
POMONA
:  Street Machine & Muscle Car Nationals, March 14-15, 2015.  Cruise Lanes, Show Car Alley with 1,000+ muscle cars  Location: Fairplex, fairplex.com
SAN JOSE: Shostakovich, Gentleman Comrade, concert, March 14-15, 2015.  Cost: $41-85, symphonysiliconvalley.org
SANTA BARBARA: 70th Annual International Orchid Show March 13 - 15, 2015.
SANTA CRUZ: HIT World Cup Series Cheerleading Championships Saturday-Sunday, March 14-15, 2015. hitcheerdance.com
VENTURA: St. Patrick's Day Parade, 10 a.m. venturastpatricksdayparade.com


15 | Sunday Mar. 15

CAYUCOS: Sea Glass Festival March 14-15, 2015
HUNTINGTON BEACH
 Kite Party March 14-15, 2015   kiteparty.com hosted by Kite Connection
POMONA:  Street Machine & Muscle Car Nationals, March 14-15, 2015.  Cruise Lanes, Show Car Alley with 1,000+ muscle cars and street machines, Smokin'  Location: Fairplex, fairplex.com
POMONA: Family Winemakers Tasting March 15, 2015. Held at Fairplex.
POMONA: The Graffiti Run March  15, 2015. Held at Fairplex. Cost: $35-50. thegraffitirun.com
SAN FRANCISCO: Chocolate Salon. Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Cost: $20-30, includes chocolate & wine tasting.  sfchocolatesalon.com 
SAN JOSE
: Shostakovich, Gentleman Comrade, concert, March 14-15, 2015.  Cost: $41-85, symphonysiliconvalley.org
SANTA BARBARA: 70th Annual International Orchid Show March 13 - 15, 2015.
SANTA CRUZ: HIT World Cup Series Cheerleading Championships Saturday-Sunday, March 14-15, 2015. hitcheerdance.com


16 | Monday Mar. 16


17 | Tuesday Mar. 17

BERKELEY: Jump Over the Bonfire - March 17, 2015 Time: 6 -10 p.m. Free.
SACRAMENTO: RAIN, musical, March 17-22, 2015. Tribute to The Beatles. $32-74, sacramentoconventioncenter.com


18 | Wednesday Mar. 18

SACRAMENTO: RAIN, musical, March 17-22, 2015. Tribute to The Beatles. $32-74, sacramentoconventioncenter.com


19 | Thursday Mar. 19

SACRAMENTO: RAIN, musical, March 17-22, 2015. Tribute to The Beatles. $32-74, sacramentoconventioncenter.com


20 | Friday Mar. 20

PETALUMA: Artisan Cheese Festival March 20 – 22, 2015. artisancheesefestival.com
PASO ROBLES: Vintage Paso March 20-22, 2015. 
SACRAMENTO: RAIN, musical, March 17-22, 2015. Tribute to The Beatles. $32-74, sacramentoconventioncenter.com
SAN RAMON: Sing Along Grease. 8 p.m. sanramonperformingarts.com
SANTA ROSA
: Sonoma County Spring Home Show, March 20-22, 2015. $5 admission.  Location: Sonoma Country Fairgrounds. sonomacountyhomeshows.com
INLAND EMPIRE: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


21 | Saturday Mar. 21

AGOURA HILLS: Munch Madness International Street Fair. Time: 4-9 p.m. Location: Agoura High School, 28545 Drive Ave., Agoura Hills, CA
BIG BEAR LAKE
: Neff Beach Bash. Bear Mountain's Snowboard Rail Jam Event is free. Time: 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. Entry Fee with Lift Ticket or Season Pass. Location: Bear Mountain Ski Resort at 43101 Goldmine Drive Contact: Tel: (909) 866-5766, bigbearmountainresorts.com
HUNTINGTON BEACH
: Beachcruiser Meet March 21-22, 2015. Held on Main Street in Downtown Huntington Beach, it's free to see.
INLAND EMPIRE
: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com
JACKSON: Dandelion Days March 21-22, 2015, jacksonlionsclub.org
JULIAN: Daffodil Show, March 21-22. Julian Town Hall 2129 Main Street. Bring all daffodils for display & judging Friday March 20, noon to 4 p.m. names and questions about daffodils answered by National Daffodil Society experts. julianca.com
MURPHYS
: Irish Days Parade, March 21, 2015
PETALUMA: Artisan Cheese Festival March 20 – 22, 2015. artisancheesefestival.com
PASO ROBLES: Vintage Paso March 20-22, 2015. Vintage Paso: Zinfandel and Other Wild Wines with events at more than 120 wineries!  Wine and chocolate pairings, winemaker dinners, vineyard tours, BBQs, barrel tastings, live music.
SACRAMENTO: RAIN, musical, March 17-22, 2015. Tribute to The Beatles. $32-74, sacramentoconventioncenter.com
SAN DIEGO: Spring Walkabout, March 21 from 6-10pm! South Park is east of Balboa Park and northeast of Downtown San Diego. The Walkabout is a seasonal fun-filled Saturday evening festival to introduce you to South Park's unique and independent boutiques, cafes, and taverns. southparksd.com
SANTA CLARA:  Color Me Rad Color 5K Run, March 21, 2015, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Held at California's Great America. $50, colormerad.com
SANTA ROSA: Sonoma County Spring Home Show, March 20-22, 2015. $5 admission.  Location: Sonoma Country Fairgrounds. sonomacountyhomeshows.com
 


22 | Sunday Mar. 22

HUNTINGTON BEACH: Beachcruiser Meet March 21-22, 2015. Held on Main Street in Downtown Huntington Beach, it's free to see.
INLAND EMPIRE
: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com
JACKSON
: Dandelion Days March 21-22, 2015, jacksonlionsclub.org
PETALUMA: Artisan Cheese Festival March 20 – 22, 2015. artisancheesefestival.com
PASO ROBLES: Vintage Paso March 20-22, 2015.


24 | Tuesday Mar. 24

INLAND EMPIRE: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


25 | Wednesday Mar. 25

INLAND EMPIRE: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


26 | Thursday Mar. 26

EUREKA: A Taste of Main Street. Annual kick-off to the Jazz Festival. 7-10 p.m. eurekamainstreet.org
INLAND EMPIRE
: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


27 | Friday Mar. 27

INLAND EMPIRE: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


28 | Saturday Mar. 28

AGOURA HILLS: Dole Great Race of Agoura Hills.  Registration: GreatRaceofAgouraHills.com
BELMONT Pacific Fine Arts Festivals: Sidewalk Fine Arts Festival held March 28-29, 2015,   10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
PLEASANTON: Goodguys All American Get Together Car Show, March 28-29, 2015. $20 admission. Held at Alameda Country Fairgrounds.  good-guys.com
INLAND EMPIRE: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com
RIVERSIDE: Riverside Air Show March 28, 2015
 


29 | Sunday Mar. 29

BELMONT: Pacific Fine Arts Festivals, March  28-29, 2015. Sidewalk Fine Arts Festival held  10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
INLAND EMPIRE
: March 20-29, 2015  inlandempirerestaurantweek.com


30 | Monday Mar. 30
 


31 | Tuesday Mar. 31
 


 

APRIL 2015


1 | Wednesday April 1


2 | Thursday April 2

AVALON: Spring Fest. Live music, food, games, and much more! Time: 5-9 p.m. along Crescent Avenue (Front Street) to kick off the busy season, and have fun doing it! City of Avalon Rec. Dep't. (310) 510-0220 ext. 231, CityofAvalon.com


3 | Friday April 3

AVALON: Catalina Art Fair and Exhibition (CAFÉ) Easter Weekend, April 3-5, 2015.  Located on Crescent Avenue, along the waterfront, this three day art fair features local and mainland artists, crafts, musical entertainment, kids activities and more. Catalina Art Association. (310) 510-2788,  catalinaartassociation.org


4 | Saturday April 4

AVALON: Catalina Art Fair and Exhibition (CAFÉ) Easter Weekend, April 3-5, 2015.  Located on Crescent Avenue, along the waterfront, this three day art fair features local and mainland artists, crafts, musical entertainment, kids activities and more. Catalina Art Association. (310) 510-2788,  catalinaartassociation.org
AVALON:
Easter Egg Hunt, cityofavalon.com
RANCHO PALOS VERDES: Whale of a Day Celebration, Saturday April 4, 2015, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Free
ANZA-BORREGO DESERT STATE PARK: Peg Leg Smith Liars Contest Saturday April 4, 2015


5 | Sunday April 5

EASTER SUNDAY
AVALON
: Catalina Art Fair and Exhibition (CAFÉ) Easter Weekend, April 3-5, 2015.  Located on Crescent Avenue, along the waterfront, this three day art fair features local and mainland artists, crafts, musical entertainment, kids activities and more. Catalina Art Association. (310) 510-2788,  catalinaartassociation.org


7 | Tuesday April 7


SANTA ROSA: Steely Dan,concert, April 7-8, 2015. Location: 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA Ticket: $100-140, wellsfargocenterarts.org


8 | Wed. April 8

JULIAN: Julian Family Fiddle Camp, April 8 - 12, 2015. Camp Cedar Glen hosts this five-day, emersion music camp  familyfiddlecamp.com


9 | Thu. April 9

JULIAN: Julian Family Fiddle Camp, April 8 - 12, 2015. Camp Cedar Glen hosts this five-day, emersion music camp  familyfiddlecamp.com


10 | Fri. April 10

COLUSA: Western Days / Parade April 10-12, 2015
JULIAN: Julian Family Fiddle Camp, April 8 - 12, 2015. Camp Cedar Glen hosts this five-day, emersion music camp  familyfiddlecamp.com
LOS ANGELES: L.A. Puppet Fest, April 10-19, 2015


11 | Sat. April 11

BERKELEY: Bay Festival. Spend the day by the Bay listening to music, taking free sailboat and Dragon boat rides, eating tasty food, and exploring the Berkeley Marina. Visit booths sponsored by fun and educational organizations from throughout the Bay Area to learn about exciting things you and your family can do locally. Pick up a Passport to the Bay and get it stamped as you move from activity to activity in each booth. Call 981-6720. Location: Shorebird Park. Time: 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Cost: Free
CLOVIS
: Big Hat Days, April 11-12, 2014, clovischamber.com
COLUSA
: Western Days / Parade April 10-12, 2015
JULIAN: Julian Family Fiddle Camp, April 8 - 12, 2015. Camp Cedar Glen hosts this five-day, emersion music camp  familyfiddlecamp.com
LOS ANGELES: L.A. Puppet Fest, April 10-19, 2015
POMONA: Multicultural Day  April 11, 2015. Held at Fairplex. Parade 8:30-10:30 a.m. continuingthedream.com
PACIFIC GROVE: Good Old Days    Pacific Grove Annual Festival April 11-12, 2015, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 584 Central Avenue Downtown Pacific Grove Admission: Free pacificgrove.org
BURBANK: Burbank ARTS Festival April 11-12, 2015 dtnbur.com


12 | Sun. April 12

CHULA VISTA: The 2015 Village Street Faire  April 12, 2015. This is a free, family-friendly event that brings the party to Third Avenue, complete with live music, exotic foods, arts and crafts, games and more from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. thirdavenuevillage.com
CLOVIS: Big Hat Days, April 11-12, 2014, clovischamber.com
JULIAN: Julian Family Fiddle Camp, April 8 - 12, 2015. Camp Cedar Glen hosts this five-day, emersion music camp  familyfiddlecamp.com


13 | Mon. April 13

SAN DIEGO: Day at the Docks  Sunday April 19, 2015,  9 a.m.-5 p.m. Cost: Free. sportfishing.org


14 | Tue. April 14


15 | Wed. April 15


16 | Thu. April 16


17 | Fri. April 17

LEMOORE: Pizza Festival April 17-19, 2015  Friday, 5-10 p.m., Saturday  10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday  Noon-5 p.m. Free
LONG BEACH
: Grand Prix, April 17-19, 2015, gplb.com
DANA POINT: California Wine Festival Orange County, April 17-18, 2015. Sunset Rare & Reserve  Wine Tasting
STOCKTON
: Asparagus Festival, April 17-19, 2015. San Joaquin County Fairgrounds. (209) 466-5041
sanjoaquinasparagusfestival.net
SAN JOSE
: The Lord of the Rings, concert. April 17-18, 2015. Symphony  Silicon Valley presents this concert under a huge HD screen with visual accompaniment. Location: Center for the Performing Arts, 255 Almaden Blvd. Cost: $44-80, symphonysiliconvalley.org
VACAVILLE: Country Western Music Festival, April 17-18, 2015.


18 | Sat. April 18


ENCINITAS: Encinitas Garden Festival & Tour. encinitasgardenfestival.org
DANA POINT
: California Wine Festival Orange County, April 17-18, 2015. Sunset Rare & Reserve  Wine Tasting
FREMONT: Tartan Day Scottish Faire  Saturday, April 18, 2015, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Ardenwood Farms
LAGUNA BEACH: Kelpfest April 18, 2015. Main Beach (Pacific Coast Highway) kelpfest.org
LANCASTER: California Poppy Festival April 18-19, 2015. Location: Lancaster City Park poppyfestival.com
LEMOORE: Pizza Festival April 17-19, 2015  Friday, 5-10 p.m., Saturday  10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday  Noon-5 p.m. Free
SAN JOSE: The Lord of the Rings, concert. April 17-18, 2015. Symphony  Silicon Valley. Cost: $44-80, symphonysiliconvalley.org
SAN RAMON: Forest Home Farms. Celebrate spring!See sheep get their annual haircuts, blacksmithing, lace making, wood carving, quilting and sheep dog demonstrations.  sanramon.ca.gov
STOCKTON: Asparagus Festival, April 17-19, 2015. San Joaquin County Fairgrounds. (209) 466-5041
sanjoaquinasparagusfestival.net
TEMPLETON: Central Coast's Earth Day Food & Wine Festival Main Event April 18, 2015. Castoro Cellars, Cost: $75, $115 VIP earthdayfoodandwine.com
THOUSAND OAKS
: Scandinavian Festival  April 18-19, 2015. Held on Cal Lutheran Campus. $10 admission, scandinaviancenter.org
VACAVILLE: Country Western Music Festival, April 17-18, 2015.


19 | Sun. April 19


BUENA PARK: Fabulous Fords Forever Apr. 19, 2015 Parking lot across Beach Blvd. from Knott's Berry Farm Buena Park, CA fabulousfordsforever.com
FALLBROOK: Avocado Festival, April 19, 2015. Cost: Free. fallbrookchamberofcommerce.org
LANCASTER: California Poppy Festival April 18-19, 2015. Location: Lancaster City Park poppyfestival.com
LEMOORE: Pizza Festival April 17-19, 2015  Friday, 5-10 p.m., Saturday  10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday  Noon-5 p.m. Free
OAKHURST: Woodcarvers Rendevouz, April 19 - 25, 2015. Location:  Oakhurst Community Center, 39800 Road 425B, Oakhurst, CA.  Contact (559) 906-4198
SANTA MARIA: Family Kite Festival, Noon - 4 p.m. at Rotary Park.
STOCKTON
: Asparagus Festival, April 17-19, 2015. San Joaquin County Fairgrounds. (209) 466-5041
sanjoaquinasparagusfestival.net
THOUSAND OAKS
: Scandinavian Festival  April
18-19, 2015. Held on Cal Lutheran Campus. $10 admission, scandinaviancenter.org
WEST HOLLYWOOD
: Sunset Strip Half Marathon & 5K, April 19, 2015.


22 |  Wed. Apr.22

NAPA VALLEY: Worlds of Flavor, April 22-24, 2015. Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Worlds of Flavor International Conference & Festival.


23 | Thu. April 23
 

BUELLTON:  Santa Barbara County Vintners' Spring Weekend, April 23-26, 2015.   100+ member wineries gather to present and sell their wines at grand tasting.
NAPA VALLEY: Worlds of Flavor, April 22-24, 2015. Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Worlds of Flavor International Conference & Festival.


24 | Friday April 24


PLEASANTON: Remnants of the Past Vintage Show, April 24-25, 2015. $15 admission. Held at Alameda Country Fairgrounds. remnantsofthepast.com
NAPA VALLEY: Worlds of Flavor, April 22-24, 2015. Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Worlds of Flavor International Conference & Festival.
BUELLTON:
 Santa Barbara County Vintners' Spring Weekend, April 23-26, 2015. Vintners Festival Grand Tasting where all 100+ member wineries gather to present and sell their wines.
SANTA ROSA: Gem Faire, April 24-26, 2015. $7 admission.  Location: Sonoma Country Fairgrounds. gemfaire.com


25 | Saturday April 25


ENCINITAS: Spring Street Fair, April 25-26, 2015. Location: Highway 101 between D and J Streets in Downtown Encinitas, CA.  Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. encinitas101.com
EUREKA
: Rhododendron Parade.
FILLMORE
: Railfest, April 25-26, 2015.  Santa Clara River Valley Historical Society's Railfest, co-sponsored by the Fillmore & Western Railway, takes place at Central Park in Fillmore. Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free admission,  free parking.
LANCASTER
: Color Me Rad Color 5K Run, April 25, 2015 Held at Pioneer Event Center. Time: 9 a.m.- Noon. $35-up, colormerad.com
PETALUMA: Petaluma Butter & Egg Days Celebration & Parade  Saturday, April 25, 2015, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  petalumadowntown.com


26 | Sunday April 26


BIG SUR: Big Sur Marathon April 26, 2015,  bsim.org 
ENCINITAS: Spring Street Fair, April 25-26, 2015. Location: Highway 101 between D and J Streets in Downtown Encinitas, CA.  Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. encinitas101.com
FILLMORE
: Railfest, April 25-26, 2015.  Santa Clara River Valley Historical Society's Railfest, co-sponsored by the Fillmore & Western Railway, takes place at Central Park in Fillmore. Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free admission,  free parking.
FRESNO
:  Color Me Rad Color 5K Run April 26, 2015. Held at Woodward Park.  $35-up, colormerad.com
RANCHO CUCAMONGA
: Chaffey College Car Show April 26, 2015. To pre register, print and mail in the application at: chaffeycollegecarclub.com
SAN FRANCISCO: How Weird Festival
 


 


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30 | Thu. April 30

 


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4 | Mon May 4


 

MAY 2015

ALPINE: Sage & Songbirds Festival, May 1-3, 2015,  SANTA ROSA: WGAS Monster Trucks, May 1-2, 2015.
CALIFORNIA: California Bookstore Day, May 2, 2015
COLUMBIA: Firemen's Muster May 2, 2015
SAN JOSE: ArtSpots Willow Glen May 2 & 3, 2015
LAKE FOREST: Rancho Days Fiesta  May 3, 2015
OAKHURST: Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show, May 9 - 11, 2015. 
SANTA ROSA
: Chickenque, May 3, 2015.
SACRAMENTO: Joe Bonamassa, May 6, 2015
CAMARILLO:  Fa-Tini Fundraiser,  May 7, 2015 C
THOUSAND OAKS: Conejo Valley Days, May 7-10, 2015.
DUBLIN: Spring Faire, May 9, 2015
OAKHURST: Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show, May 9 - 11, 2015.
CARMEL: Carmel Art Festival May 14-17, 2015  PASO ROBLES: Paso Robles Wine Festival,  May 14-17, 2015. 
KINGSBURG: Kingsburg Swedish Festival  May 14-16, 2015
FREEPORT: Walk on the Wildside!" Outdoor Festival May 16, 2015
SANTA MARIA: Bull Canyon Run May 16, 2015,  CALIFORNIA: AMGEN Tour of California May 10-17, 2015 
SANTA ROSA: Color Me Rad Color 5K Run. 
SUISUN CITY: Biggest Little Car Show May 16, 2015.  ANAHEIM: Orange Country Greek Festival, May 17-19, 2015
CASTROVILLE: Artichoke Festival Parade & Car Show May 17, 2015
BISHOP: Mule Days May 19-24, 2015  
VACAVILLE: Fiesta Days, May 21-25, 2015.  PLEASANTON: Rugged Maniac NorCal, May 23 
MORGAN HILL: Mushroom Mardi Gras, May 23-24
SIMI VALLEY: Cajun & Blues Music Festival, May 23-24 
ARCATA: Kinetic Sculpture Race  May 23-25
VISTA: Strawberry Festival
NAPA
: Bottle Rock Music Festival May 29-31
COARSEGOLD: Music in the Medows, May 30
MONTEREY: Artichoke Festival, May 30-31
SACRAMENTO: Celtic Women, May 31, 2015

JUNE 2015

BEAUMONT: Cherry Festival June 4-7, 2015
APPLE VALLEY: 2015 Water Festival - at Civic Center Park Aquatic Center, $3-5, applevalley.org  
LOS ANGELES
: Color Me Rad Color 5K Run, June 6
BERKELEY: The Bay Area Book Festival, June 6 & 7
ROLLING HILLS ESTATES: Palos Verdes Street Fair, June 6-7
ONTARIO: Huck Finn Jubilee, June 12-14
WEST HOLLYWOOD: Pride Parade, June 12-14  CARLSBAD: Beach Fest June 13, 2015
NEVADA CITY: Soapbox Derby June 13
FORTUNA
:  Art & Wine in the Park. June 14
GRASS VALLEY: Grass Valley Father's Day Bluegrass Festival June 18-21
SACRAMENTO: Comic Con, June 19-21
SAN FRANCISCO: Pinot Days, June 20
LANCASTER: Thunder on the Lot, June 26-28
LAGUNA BEACH: Sawdust Art Festival June 26 -  August 30
NOVATO: California Beer Festival  Marin, June 27
SANTA CRUZ: Woodies on the Wharf June 27

JULY 2015

LOS ANGELES: Anime Expo, July 2-5
SANTA ROSA
: Red White and Boom, July 4
CALIFORNIA: Free Fishing Days July 4
LAGUNA BEACH: Pageant of the Masters, July 8-Aug. 31
POINT REYES
: Night of Nights July 12
SALINAS: California Rodeo July 16-19
GILROY: Garlic Festival  July 24-26
BERKELEY: Berkeley Kite Festival, July 25-26
SACRAMENTO: John Mellencamp, July 26

AUGUST 2015

AUBURN: Tevis Cup August 1
BRIDGEVILLE: Bridgefest, August 15, 2015. UFOs, Aliens Welcome Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The event takes place the third Saturday in August on Planet Earth. Bridgeville Community Center (707) 777-1775 bridgevillecommunitycenter.org
HAYWARD: Zucchini Festival, August 15-16, 2015, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., $8 general admission approx. See: zucchinifest.org
COTATI: Accordion Fest, Aug. 22-23, 2015
BODEGA: Bodega Seafood Art & Wine Festival Aug 29-30, 2015
HUNTINGTON BEACH: Blessing of the Waves Aug. 30, 2015 at Pier Plaza.

SEPTEMBER 2015

SAN JOSE: Wizard World Comic Con, Sept. 4-6, 2015. At San Jose Convention Center. wizardworld.com
VENTURA: Ventura Nationals Car Show, September 5, 2015 venturanationals.com
ENCINITAS: Gala in the Garden, September 12, 2015. sdbgarden.org
NEVADA CITY: Constitution Day Celebration, Sep. 12-13, 2015
LAFAYETTE
: Art & Wine Festival Sept. 19-20, 2015,  10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Cost: Free. lafayettechamber.org

OCTOBER 2015

CALABASAS: Pumpkin Festival, Oct. 17-18, 2015

NOVEMBER 2015

TEMECULA: Rugged Maniac, November 14, 2015. Obstacle course. ruggedmaniac.com

 

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