Win Tickets: Gibson Ranch Hosts its First Pumpkin Festival Complete with Hay Rides, Petting Zoo, Costume Contest, and More!

From bird watching to fishing to horseback riding and hiking, Gibson Ranch Park in nearby Elverta, Ca. has been the setting for many Sacramento-area family activities and events over the years. The 325-acre country park has now added “pumpkin farm” to its repertoire. Each Saturday and Sunday beginning Sept. 30 through Oct. 29, 2017, Gibson…

Win Tickets: Enter Comic Book City and Meet your Favorite Superheroes at Fairytale Town’s Safe & Super Halloween Event

One of the best places for kids to celebrate Halloween in Sacramento is at Fairytale Town. Located in William Land Park, across the street from the Sacramento Zoo and next door to Funderland Amusement Park, Fairytale Town is celebrating its 30th year of Safe & Super Halloweens. And let me tell you, nobody does Halloween better…

Win Tickets: Enjoy a Pirate Adventure at Fairytale Town’s Safe & Super Halloween

Don your fanciest eye patch and get ready to walk the planks at Fairytale Town’s annual Safe & Super Halloween. Your pirate adventure begins on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015. For three nights, Fairytale Town will be transformed into a swashbuckling world of pirates with seventeen candy stations scattered throughout the storybook park. While trick-or-treating, young buccaneers will also…

It’s Pumpkin Time in Sacramento!

It’s that time of year again…when the ghosts and goblins come out of hiding and everyone is sipping on their pumpkin spiced lattes. October is my favorite month and our family absolutely loves this time of year- the chill in the air, the leaves changing color, the caramel apples and the pumpkins galore! Visiting new pumpkin…

Weekend Family Fun

10/17 – Campfire at the Maidu Museum – Storytelling has been an important part of Native American culture for thousands of years. Sit under the stars at this outdoor amphitheater to enjoy native stories around the campfire. They will provide roasting sticks and marshmallows for a sweet program’s end to this fun family event. 10/17…