Yolo County Events - Weekend of May 6-7 2017

Posted by Victoria Proud Walker on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 1:51pm.

"Spring is nature's way of saying, let's party! - Robin Williams

It is time to celebrate Spring this weekend.  After our brief hot spell, the weather promises to return to those moderate spring temperatures.  Lots going on in Yolo County this weekend, something for everyone:

Saturday May 6

Davis

8th Annual Tour de Cluck - Central Park, 401 C Street - 9:00 - 3:00 pm - Cost is $15 and benefits Davis Farm to School Programs

The Tour de Cluck is an educational bike tour of Davis offering the opportunity to see a variety of Davis backyard chicken coops, beehives, edible gardens and more.  The event starts at Central Park and participants will follow a marked bike route on a self guided tour.

Rose Days 2017 at UC Davis - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - 455 Hopkins Road at Foundation Plant Services, outside in Parking Lot -

This is the 10th Annual Celebration of Roses.  The weekend will feature bus tours to the rose fields on Saturday led by Foundation Plants Services, booths for their expert Master Gardeners and Rosarians and rose sales.  They will have 28 varieties to choose from this year.

Tour the FPS Rose Collection on Saturday from 12:30 pm t0 3:30 pm.  Once a year the public is allowed access to the wonderful 8 acre field of roses at Foundation Plant Services.  The bus tours are Saturday Only from 12:30 every half hour until the last tour at 3:30 pm.

You can take home a rose to enjoy from 10:00 am-4:00 pm Saturday and Sunday which you can purchase on site for $25.  All proceeds of the rose sale go to fund the educational programming of CCUH.   This year there will be 28 varieties to choose from.

 

Woodland

 

California Honey Festival - Downtown Woodland - 10:00 am-5:00 pm - Free

Downtown Woodland will be "abuzz" with a host of exhibits and activities to celebrate honey and honey bees.  Restaurants and bars will be offering tasty and creative honey-centric items.  There will be tastings, lectures, live music and a Busy Bee Kid Zone as well.

Sunday 

26th Annual Pence Gallery Garden Tour - 12:00 pm-5:00 pm - $20 Pence members $25 non-members

Stroll thru nine gardens throughout Davis experiencing the beauty of spring and learning more about gardening from Yolo County Master Gardeners.  At the Pence, enjoy complimentary homemade refreshments while bidding on silent auction items.

It promises to be a beautiful weekend.  If you want to schedule some homes to preview in Yolo County, give us a call, text or email.  We would be happy to set up appointments for you!

Vicki & Julie

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Victoria Walker, CNE  - 530.219.SOLD - vpw1556@gmail.com - BRE#01033786

Julie Maguire, CNE, Certified "Green" Realtor - 707.217.9138 - julie@davishomes2sell.com - BRE#01932418

 

                                                                                   

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