68th annual Sacramento Rose Show
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 1-5 p.m. Saturday, April 23
See hundreds of roses at their best during this beautiful flower show. Learn how to care for roses as well as about different varieties. Take some roses home, too; cut flowers will be offered at bargain prices.
Arboretum Public Plant Sale
Where: Arboretum Teaching Nursery, Garrod Drive, UC Davis
When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 23
Details: 530-752-4880, arboretum.ucdavis.edu
During this huge sale, find hundreds of water-wise plants as well as many rarities, all tested and recommended for the Sacramento area. Expert advice available for making selections.
Tourist in Your Own Town Tour
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23
Never been to Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery? This docent-led tour is for you. Explore the cemetery’s award-winning gardens and learn about its many monuments and famous “residents.”