VARIETY entertainment party cover band in Northern California and Nevada. The Groove Thang Band plays a diverse mix of non-stop dance cover music including R&B, Funk, Motown, Disco, Smooth Jazz, Rock and yes, even some Country from the 70's, 80's and 90's. Something for everyone! "get off your seat and dance" The Groove Thang band is definitely THE best
Located at the Historic Folsom Amphitheater, bring your beach chairs and your best friends! You can picnic during the concert or grab dinner here in the district before the concert starts! Free to attend. The concert begins at 7:30pm. Ample free parking at 905 Leidesdorff St.
Since 1966 This Iconic Peddler's Fair brings an Eclectic mix of antiquers, curators, peddlers, and artisans to the Historic District of Folsom. No matter what you collect, love, buy or dream, this fair will have it.
Back for a 2nd Year. Shop, Sip and Nibble your way through the Historic District!
Trick or Treating - Grown up Style! Breweries and select local distilleries will come together inside an eclectic assortment of businesses in the Historic District. You'll sample inside tattoo shops, barber shops, in the black smith shop, on balconies and in back patios. You are sure to make some fun discoveries on this tasting adventure!
Shopping SMALL is a BIG deal! Join us in Historic Folsom as we celebrate our small businesses and the wonderful shoppers who support our district. Shops are busting at the seams with unique gifts for everyone on your shopping list. Merchants have created a wonderful gift basket valued at $600! Pick up a passport at any participating merchant, visit 4 businesses and enter to win!!
Support family owned and operated businesses. Shop, Dine and Ice Skate in Historic Folsom!
Singing, dancing and merrymaking of all kinds! This beloved celebration is not to be missed! The tree lights up at 7:30pm in the center of the ice rink in the plaza.
Bounce house, face painting, balloon animals, horse and carriage rides, chestnuts roasting and so much more. RIDE RT to the event for FREE. Just show this on your smart phone for a free ride to and from the event on 12/3. Make it part of your holiday experience!
Mark your calendars now, more information is coming soon.
Free, outside craft fair, which will happen rain or shine
At 53 years strong, this event is the best place to find unique, quality, handmade items! Find it all here in this juried craft fair with more than 200 artisan crafters, strolling musicians, free face painting and Folsom Historic District merchants and restaurateurs. This event is rain or shine.
Ride Light Rail to and from the event for FREE, sponsored by RT! Just show this info on your smart phone when boarding. Save time and money! Parking at 905 Leidesdorff for small donation of $2.
Join us on a fun-filled journey with The Polar Express™ Holiday Event. The Christmas spirit will embrace you ... short musical performance, an engaging read of The Polar Express™, a singalong, craft project for the kiddos, and specialty cookies and hot cocoa in Pioneer Village. The kiddos will receive a special ornament in the decorated genuine caboose upon departure.
Must purchase tickets in advance; http://bit.ly/HistoricFolsomPolarExpress limited seating. $15 for each person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children 5 to 10, but fun for all ages. The craft project is only for the kiddos. Parents welcomed to help.
Saturday, December 11 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Schedule of activities (timing is estimated)
4pm to 4:45pm - Sutter Street Theater (717 Sutter St)or musical performance, reading, singalong (arrive a few minutes to be seated)
4:45pm to 5:30pm - The Painted Cork (726 Sutter St) for the craft project for the kiddos only
5:30pm to 6:00pm - Pioneer Village (198 Wool St) to enjoy specialty cookies and hot cocoa; kiddos to receive special ornament in the genuine caboose. Docents will be on hand at Pioneer Village to share information about this historic site on the National Historic Registry.
Please note that a bit of walking is involved between the three venues.
Parking is free throughout the Historic District; always plenty of parking in the garage at 905 Leidesdorff Street. Come early to be sure to find a parking spot.
Thank you to our supporters: Sutter Street Theater, The Painted Cork, Placerville & Sacramento Valley Railroad; Pioneer Village, Karen's Bakery