Here’s this month’s roundup of awesome events in the Sacramento, Folsom, Elk Grove, Roseville, El Dorado Hills, and surrounding areas.
February 1: Bird and Bug Bonanza at Roseville Utility Exploration Center from 10am-2pm. This is a fun and FREE family event where you can see and talk to some live birds. Get to know some of the insects that help keep our ecosystem healthy. There will also be a game room to win prizes, get your face painted, and have some fun learning how to keep our creeks and streams hopping with life! No registration necessary!
February 2:Superbowl Sunday/Groundhog Day
February 5: Food Truck Mania at Old Town Plaza in Elk Grove from 5-8pm. A monthly food truck round-up that includes live entertainment. Presented by SacMoFo. Bring money so you can buy from your favorite food trucks!
February 7: Comedy Night at Roseville Theater (241 Vernon Street). Come to Downtown Roseville for a one of a kind comedy night. Featuring headliner Craig Shoemaker, from Comedy Central, Showtime and Netflix. Alcohol concessions available for purchase. Due
to the nature and content of the event, 18+. Doors open at 7:30pm, show starts at 8:00pm.
February 8: A Chocolate Affair at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds starting at 6pm. Wine and beer tasting from local wineries and breweries, delicious samples of food from local restaurants and caterers, auctions, and raffles are all part of this gala evening. For Tickets and more info visit https://chocolate-affair.com/
February 14: Valentine’s Day
February 15: Third Saturday Art Walk on Main Street in Placerville from 5-9pm. Art galleries and merchants stay open late to host changing art shows and late night shopping and dining. Refreshments, demonstrations and entertainment.
February 17: Presidents Day
February 22: 3rd Annual Battle of the Badges-Chili Cook-off at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds from 4-8pm. Watch as over 20 First Responders agencies “battle it out” to become the “Best Culinarian in EDC”! Taste test delectable chilies enjoy live entertainment, kids’ activities, and Anchor Brewing beer & local wine. We will also have many local vendors. This event does usually sell out. For tickets and more info visit https://www.newmorningyfs.org/battle-of-the-badges
February 25: Mardi Gras
February 26:Affair of the Heart at Cameron Park CSD from 4:30 to 7pm. Affair of the Heart is a public health focused event presented by Marshall Medical Center and the Cameron Park Community Services District. Activities include information sessions about heart health, health screenings and heart healthy refreshments.