scarecrows

Plump pumpkins, silly scarecrows winners crowned

With pumpkins weighing in at more than 1,000 pounds and mechanical-operated scarecrows, judges had some stiff competition for Saturday’s Auburn Community Festival. The 18th ...

Auburn Festival provides fall kick-off fun

Ready for some giant pumpkins, creative costumes and thrilling scarecrows? It’s time again for the Auburn Community Festival. Saturday is the 15th year of the annual event, and ...

Festival celebrates fall classics

This year’s winning pumpkin is the biggest on record for the Auburn Community Festival and Placer County. Meadow Vista resident Keith Goodrich’s giant tipped the scales at 1,28 ...

Scare up some prize money at the Auburn Community Festival

Are you going to be the next Ethan Noto? Noto’s “Harvesting the Competition” won the $1,000 “People’s Choice” award, as well as second place, during the 2009 Auburn Co ...

Media Life: Surf-guitar king Dick Dale set for Auburn holiday show

The King of Surf Guitar is coming to Auburn. Dick Dale is playing the Auburn Event Center on Dec. 19, bringing a muscular, vibrato-laden wash of sound to the city for a first-time ...

Media Life: “Supernanny” on hunt for out-of-control Placer County kids

Placer County’s most dysfunctional families are wanted in a casting call for TV’s “Supernanny” that lands Aug. 23 in Roseville. The ABC reality show is on the hunt for all ...

Community Festival turns thoughts to scarecrows, giant pumpkins

Enormous pumpkins, whimsical scarecrows and costumed kids — you’ll find them all at the Auburn Community Festival Saturday, Oct. 18. The 12th annual festival held in Auburn fe ...