Mmmmmmmandarins, Mountain Mandarin FestivalBy: Kim Palaferri, Auburn Journal Photographer
The 19th Annual Mountain Mandarin Festival kicked off Friday at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. The festival continues through Sunday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Friday admission is $3 or free with 2 non-perishable food items for the Auburn Food Closet. Saturday and Sunday admission is $7; seniors $5; age 12 and under free. Parking is $5 at the fairgrounds with some street parking available. For more, call (916) 663-1918 or visit the Mandarin Festival Website.