More farmers markets
What: In the next week, three foothill farmers markets open in Placer County, on Sunday in Granite Bay and on Wednesday in Auburn and Foresthill.
When: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 28 in Granite Bay; Wednesdays through Aug. 13 in Foresthill and through Oct. 29 in Auburn.
Where: DeWitt Center, Bell Road and First Street, Auburn; Main Street, Foresthill
Cost: Free entry
What: The monthly Guest Chef Dinner at St. John’s Program for Real Change features chef Gabriel Glasier and pastry chef Kristel Flores of Enotria and Chef & Baker Events and Catering. Wine tasting will be by Miraflores Winery.
When: 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. June 5
Where: Plates Café, 14 Business Park Way, Sacramento
Information: (916) 381-2233; eatatplates.com
Tehama Trail Passport Weekend
What: The fourth year of this event provides a chance for a backcountry drive to learn about how your food grows, to sample produce and to meet farmers. Tickets include free sampling and a tote bag.
When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 7-8
Where: Throughout Tehama County
Information: (530) 680-1714, www.tehamatrail.com
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