Auburn Home Show
Where: Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St., Auburn
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1 and 2
Admission: $8; children ages 5-12, $1; children under age 5 admitted free.
Get in the mood to tackle fall projects with this huge home show, featuring more than 1,000 vendors and exhibits.
Fall Garden and Arts Sale
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1 and 2
The many clubs that share the Shepard Garden and Arts Center get together to host this huge sale of plants, garden supplies, books, crafts, gifts and more. It’s also a great time to “shop” for interesting garden-related clubs and hobbies.
Golf Course Terrace Parade of Homes tour
Where: Start at 56th Avenue and Hogan Drive, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. next Saturday, Oct. 8
Discover a Sacramento gem near the Maloney Golf Course and Executive Airport. Golf Course Terrace Estates Neighborhood Association celebrates the 60th birthday of its development with this tour featuring mid-century modern homes, shady streets and beautiful gardens.