Children’s Festival in Nevada City on July 15

The Children’s Festival will return to Pioneer Park in Nevada City on July 15. The park will be transformed into a lively Renaissance Faire for children. This year’s festival will include over 20 arts and crafts tables, strolling minstrels, a magician, face-painters, a bridge-guarding troll, medieval fencing, and Claude, the life-sized mechanical dragon.
Founded in 1971 [...]

KNCO/Kane’s annual Penny Pitch on June 18

THE ANNUAL PENNY PITCH AT SAN Francisco’s Washington Square Bar & Grill, or the “Washbag,” has been a famous fundraiser for decades. Now in its 33rd year, the event has moved to MoMo’s restaurant, just across from the Giants’ ballpark.
The “pitch,” started in North Beach by late restaurateur Ed Moose, drew big crowds [...]