• VINTAGE HARVEST
Where: Maple Rock Gardens, 100 Clark Tunnel Road, Newcastle
When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. next Saturday
Admission: $10; advance tickets available at High Hand Nursery in Loomis or online
Sign Up and Save
Get six months of free digital access to The Sacramento Bee
The spectacular Maple Rock Gardens hosts this fall festival, featuring food, live music and lots of neat stuff – antiques, vintage finds, primitive pieces, garden decorations and supplies, jewelry, furniture, artwork and more. Tour the Japanese maple-studded gardens at the height of fall color. See the model railroad in action, too.
• BEAUTIFY CARMICHAEL
Where: Carmichael Park, 5750 Grant Ave., Carmichael
When: 8-11 a.m. next Saturday
Details: (916) 481-1002
Coordinated by the Carmichael Chamber of Commerce, this event brings together business and home owners and volunteers to tackle all sorts of projects: painting, weeding, planting, removing unwanted items and more. Groups will meet at Carmichael Park, then get to work.
– Debbie Arrington