Auburn, CA 95603 - Mountain Mandarin Festival (November 16-18, 2012)
It's that time of the year again...for the Mountain Mandarin Festival at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn, CA!
WHO: Mandarin Growers from the Newcastle, Penryn, Lincoln and Loomis
WHAT: 19th Annual Mountain Mandarin Festival
WHERE: Gold Country Fairgrounds - 1273 High Street, Auburn, CA 95603
- Friday, November 16, 2012 (11am -5pm)
- Saturday, November 17, 2012 (9am - 5pm)
- Sunday, November 18, 2012 (10am - 4pm)
COST: $7 general admission, $5 seniors, free for children 12 and under. $5 parking.
The annual Mountain Mandarin Festival celebrates the new crop of delicious, Foothills grown Mandarin oranges, a Mandarin Recipe cooking contest, professional chef demonstrations, food, crafts and activities featuring the Mandarin orange, free children’s area, a Peel & Eat contest, live music and entertainment. Placer County growers will sell thousands of pounds of fresh Mandarin oranges and gift baskets accompanied by all the free samples you like. Proceeds benefit the scholarship fund of the Newcastle Area Business Association and the Newcastle Volunteer Fire Department.
The Festival is held under the autumn-leaved trees of the Gold Country Fairgrounds and their golds, rusts and burgundies are punctuated with the bright orange globes of Mandarins everywhere you turn. The tangy scent of citrus is in the air as visitors discover chocolate covered fresh Mandarins, Mandarin gelato, chicken wings, pizza, pulled pork, or take home Mandarin BBQ sauces, syrups, dressings and dozens of other Mandarin inspired concoctions. More than 200 vendors of quality gift items also sell Mandarin scented lotions, soaps, and candles, along with artist-crafted jewelry, home accessories, and holiday items.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT MANDARINFESTIVAL.COM
BOB & LEILANI SOUZA
Bob Souza - 925.513.3400 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Leilani Souza - 916.408.5500 - email@example.com
HOMES : CONDOS : LOTS & LAND : INVESTMENTS : RENTALS
Roseville : Rocklin : Granite Bay : Loomis
Penryn : Newcastle : Lincoln : Auburn