Arts & Entertainment

Loomis Soapbox Derby Race on Saturday

The Loomis Soapbox Derby Race and Tailgate Picnic starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 8, at the Del Oro High School Boyington Road parking lot. The race is open to community entries. P ...

Community Briefs

A presentation on the Downtown Implementation Plan will be made by MIG, the Town of Loomis consultant, at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Loomis Depot. The town center design and pr ...

Community Briefs

The Rhythm Riders will perform their tribute to Johnny Cash and Patsy Cline in the second annual benefit concert for the Penryn School PTC on Friday, April 30, at the Blue Goose Fr ...

Placer Ballet dances to Cinderella's story

Placer Ballet will perform “Cinderella" at 1 and 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, and noon and 4 p.m. Sunday, May 2, at the Placer High School Theatre, 275 Orange Street in Auburn. Ticket ...

Plans underway for Loomis art tour

The Loomis Art Loop seventh annual Spring Open Studios Tour is set for Mother's Day weekend, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 8 and 9. The tour is free and features 11 Lo ...

Entries sought fro artful bra show

The CC Riders, a group of Placer County Capitol Corridor train passengers, are calling for entries for their second "Artful Bra" show and auction. Artists, CC Riders and breast can ...

Loomis Basin Iris tour opens this weekend

The free Loomis Basin Iris Tour and Festival takes place Friday through Sunday, April 23 through 25. Tour sites include the Horton Farm Iris Garden, located at 7440 King Road, at t ...

Free Friday family films kick off Earth Day

The Annual Loomis Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 24, will include free family friendly environmental films. They will be screened at 7 p.m. Friday, April 23, as well as t ...

Don't miss Earth Day in Loomis

Saturday, April 24, marks the third Earth Day celebration in Loomis initiated and organized by a cross-section of local citizens. Most of us serve on the Parks, Recreation & Open S ...

Community Briefs

Go the Distance is a 5K fun run/walk starting at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 22, at Franklin Elementary School. Entry is $15 for adults or $10 for kids. A chicken dinner will be served ...

Community Briefs

A free electronic recycling collection event, sponsored by the Loomis Basin Education Foundation, runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 17, at Loomis Grammar School, located ...

Loomis preps for Creek Week

Loomis goes green the next two weekends, as it observes Creek Week this Saturday and Earth Day on April 24. Creek Week activities on April 17 will take place at Heritage Park, the ...

Hitchcock festival taking over State Theatre

Things are about to get kinda spooky over at the State Theatre. The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center is gearing up for this weekend’s “The Best of Hitchcock,” a three-da ...

Community Briefs

The Tin Thimble, located in the High-Hand fruit shed, will hold a Student Art Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday, April 9 through 11. Hors d’oeuvres and wine will ...

Have a night of mystery fun

“Murder is Served,” a murder mystery dinner party hosted by the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce, begins at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 23, at Blue Goose Fruit Shed. Tickets are $5 ...