Tahoe Summer Camps offer fun in a gorgeous setting

Forget about boring, one-size-fits all summer camps for children. Tahoe Summer Camps offer unique, adventure-filled summer camp experiences in the most remarkable alpine lake setting in North America — Lake Tahoe. With professional artisans, educators, makers and athletes as guides, campers become adventurers, blacksmiths, sailors, engineers and more. Tahoe Summer Camps is proud to offer wide […]

War the topic at next Hands on History

Continuing a popular series of interactive and fun Hands on History activities each month, Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park will present a special Hands on History: War in California event on Saturday, June 17, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fort visitors will be delighted to see the recently completed restoration of the historic walls, […]

It’s fair time

This year’s El Dorado County Fair, Ribbons and Rides, runs June 15-18 and promises to be a fun time for the whole family. For the second year Paul Maurer Shows will provide the excitement that so many fairgoers look for at the fair — unique, brightly-painted rides with sparking lights that shine brightly at night, including […]

Celebrate Dad at open cockpit day

Dads will love a visit to the Aerospace Museum of California on Father’s Day, especially with free admission (for dads and granddads) plus a crowd-favorite —Open Cockpit Day — happening that offers a unique opportunity for guests to climb aboard many aircraft to pilot their own adventure. Guests who visit for Open Cockpit Day will […]

EDAC exhibit a unique look at the Gold Rush

The El Dorado Arts Council presents Deep Blue Lead, an exhibit that examines the vast, ancient river forged by powerful geologic forces at work millions of years ago — a flow of water that gouged out a channel two miles wide and four miles long. The ore that was eventually deposited along the lead was […]

Fairytale Town presents Summer FunCamps

Fairytale Town offers exciting and educational weeklong camps during the summer. Morning sessions from 9 a.m. to noon are offered for children ages 4 to 6 and 7 to 9. Each camp is designed for a specific age group and features a unique theme, including visual and theatre arts, literature, puppetry, animals, gardening and more. Children can explore […]

‘Our Town’ at Sutter Street

Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” comes to Sutter Street Theatre in Folsom this week. Described by Edward Albee as “… the greatest American play ever written,” the story follows the small town of Grover’s Corners, NH, through three acts: “Daily Life,” “Love and Marriage” and “Death and Eternity.” Narrated by a stage manager and performed with […]