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Twin Cities Church Fall Family Festival

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

A safe, free, fun “halloween alternative” event at Twin Cities Church in Grass Valley, featuring games, pony rides, giant slide and a petting zoo.  And tons of candy (i did not make that up, that’s what it says in the flyer!).  Friday, October 31st, 5 to 8 pm at Twin Cities Church, 11726 Rough and Ready Highway, Grass Valley.

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Pumpkin Hunt by Rail in Nevada City

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Your kids (no not you…never…) will enjoy this scenic 30 minute train ride to the pumpkin patch through woods adorned with Halloween decorations.  Reservations are recommended for this event run by the Nevada County Traction Company in Nevada City.  Phone 530-265-0896 or

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Loma Rica Ranch Harvest Festival – October 11th

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Loma Rica Ranch Harvest Festival & Pumpkin Patch, October 11th, 2008. This events benefits Child Advocates of Nevada County & Big Brothers Big Sisters and have many great attractions for all ages.

Local organic food of all kinds are joined by local wines and microbrews and talented local bluegrass musicians will keep the stage busy all day long. Tour the CCOF Certified Organic Farm, pick up veggies in the Farm Stand and visit the new organic nursery.

Many artists and craftspeople will be selling their goods and Rock-n-Horse Ranch will be in full swing with several horse-drawn wagons circulating at all times. Kids can enjoy a number of free games, a hay fort, haunted house, zipline and rummaging around the organic pumpkin patch. 11:00 am – 6:00 pm. Loma Rica Ranch Organic Farm. $10 for adults, $5 for 11-17 yr. olds, and $5 for seniors 65+. Children 10 and under.

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