Win Tickets: A Midsummer Night’s Dream & Crystal Ice Cream Fantasy, Fairytale Town’s Most Popular Summer Event

It’s starting to heat up here in Sacramento, which means hot days and warm nights – a typical Central Valley summer.  So, how do Sacramentans stay cool (and sane) all summer long? One of our favorite ways to stay cool is to eat ice cream. There’s really nothing better on a hot summer night than cold, creamy,…

From Roller Skating to Free Concerts in the Park, Here are our Top Five, Nearly Free Summer Activities for Families in Sacramento

Summer is around the corner and the kids will be out of school in no time. Every year, parents scramble to find summer camps, sporting events, day trips and activities to keep the kids occupied – without  breaking the bank. If you don’t do a little research ahead of time, you may find yourself spending too much money…

Searching for the Perfect Pumpkin and a Halloween Thrill? Check out our List of Sacramento’s Top 5 Pumpkin Farms

It’s that time of year when the air is getting cooler, pumpkins are everywhere, the ghosts and goblins start to appear. Yes, it’s officially fall! If your family is like mine, we start to decorate the home with gourds, pumpkins and leaves in mid-September (even when the weather is anything but fall-like).  My kids are already deciding their…

Weekend Family Fun

The weekend weather here in Sacramento is shaping up to be absolutely beautiful, so there will be plenty of reasons to get out of the house and do something fun with the kids. Head on down to Midtown for Hands on History at Sutter’s Fort, or go on a birding walk at the Effie Yeaw Nature…

Win Tickets to Fairytale Town’s Winter Wonderland

The holiday season in Sacramento is really quite enchanting.  Old Sacramento is decked out in festive decor and features the city of Sacramento’s Christmas tree as well as the nightly productions of the Theatre of Lights.  A few blocks away, visitors can ooh and aah over the beauty of California’s official Christmas tree at the State Capitol building,…