Family & Pets

Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near SacramentoWalking your dog around the neighborhood can get a bit monotonous at times and although at the end of the day your dog will appreciate whatever exercise you do with your four-legged friend, mixing it up is always appreciated. Thankfully Sacramento is chock full of dog friendly walking trails with as much or as little canine traffic as you want.
Best Weekend Activities For Seniors In SacramentoWhen the weekend arrives, people of all ages are looking to get out of the house and have some fun. For seniors, this list is designed to make the most of your weekend time through engaging, enriching and exciting activities.
Best Family Activities In Sacramento To Do Before The Summer EndsBeat the late-summer doldrums with Sacramento area activities like gold-panning, carnivals, farmer’s markets, concerts, bike rides and more.
Best Public Pools In SacramentoSummer is the time to hit the pool, but the question is where and when to go. Here you will find a few of the best choices in the Sacramento area.
Best Fireworks In SacramentoCelebrate Independence Day with a big bang, with events that bring fireworks, live music, cowboys, BMX bikes, food, carnivals, parades, beer gardens and bounce houses to Sacramento.
Family Guide To The Sacramento ZooDo you and your family love animals? Then take a trip to the Sacramento Zoo. You can visit during normal hours and walk around, or take one of their special tours like those listed here, throughout the year.
Best Skate Parks In SacramentoFrom the physical and mental health benefits of skaters to the positive economic impact on communities, skate parks are essential.
Best Tennis Courts In SacramentoSacramento public parks are some of the best places for tennis, whether you play like Rafael Nadal or are more of a casual weekend player. So grab your racket, hit one of these great local courts and start lobbing.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: How To Keep Your Pet Cool This SummerIan Waggoner is an expert on keeping your pet cool this summer. He works at the Pet Department Store. Waggoner is one of four employees at the store that has been operating on J St. for more than 20 years by the same owner. Waggoner has worked there for more than four years and in that time, he has accumulated vast knowledge about dog and cat food and supplies. He and the other employees pride themselves on their customer service and knowledge of the animals and their special needs.
Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In SacramentoLooking for some interesting museum exhibits in Sacramento? Mark these five events on your calendar to check out during 2015.
Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In SacramentoThese Sacramento businesses offer ways to get fit and improve your health, while your kids are having safe, supervised fun just a room away. Throw on your yoga pants and strap on that Fitbit – it is time to grab the kids and hit the gym.
Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In SacramentoChildren and play are one and the same. Anytime, anywhere, play is at the top of list, interrupted only by food and sleep. The greater Sacramento area is absolutely bursting with wonderful playgrounds for children of all ages, both inside and outside.