Summerfest lights up Stonehouse once again

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Summerfest ride

It was goodbye to soccer fields and hello to magic as the rides, midway and bright lights of Summerfest brought out another side of Rancho Murieta Friday night. Once again Stonehouse Park was tranformed into an annual celebration of the best of small-town carnivals. Under a neon-lit sky, rides went up and down and sideways to the delight of the kids, and the tantalizing aromas of funnel cakes and corn dogs scented the air. The ninth Summerfest had begun. Read more » about Summerfest lights up Stonehouse once again

ETC wraps up season with 'Celebrate With Peter Rivera'

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The grand finale of the Entertainment, Theatre and Culture concert season takes place Sept. 6, when “Celebrate With Peter Rivera” comes to Lake Clementia Amphitheater for a dance concert. Peter Rivera made his mark in the rock world as the lead vocalist and drummer for Rare Earth. The band sold over 25 million records in the ‘60s and ‘70s and made top 10 hits “Get Ready,” I’m Losing You,” “Born to Wander,” “Hey Big Brother” and the enduring anthem “I Just Want to Celebrate.” Read more » about ETC wraps up season with 'Celebrate With Peter Rivera'

Here's the schedule for Summerfest

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The Summerfest carnival, an annual fundraising event organized by volunteers for youth activities, runs Friday and Saturday at Stonehouse Park. The entrance fee of $10 includes unlimited rides on attractions. Here's the schedule of events. Read more » about Here's the schedule for Summerfest

Hotel California wows season's biggest crowd at amphitheater

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Hotel California

The Eagles tribute band Hotel California took it to the limit one more time Saturday night, entertaining a crowd of more than 1,100 at Lake Clementia Amphitheater. The band was the opening act for the 2006 Entertainment, Theatre and Culture concert season. "You asked to have them back and they're here," ETC President Jude Gaither said at the start of the show. Fellow board member Randy Pishek told the audience it was the largest of the season, and remarked, "I think this will be one of these nights, one of these crazy, old nights." He was right. Read more » about Hotel California wows season's biggest crowd at amphitheater

A trip to the islands, by the lake

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Luau crowd

The Rancho Murieta Rotary Club's first Luau Night turned Lake Clementia Amphitheater into a trip to the islands Saturday. The To'erau Te Mata'I Polynesian Dance Company from Pittsburg entertained the crowd with Hawaiian dances and brought audience members on stage for lessons. Read more » about A trip to the islands, by the lake

Hotel California brings the Eagles back to Lake Clementia Aug. 9

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On Aug. 9, the most requested Entertainment, Theatre and Culture show returns to Lake Clementia Amphitheater. Hotel California's "A Salute to the Eagles" scored a hit with concert-goers as the 2006 ETC season opener. When ETC asked Murietans what shows they'd like to see again, this one finished first. Read more » about Hotel California brings the Eagles back to Lake Clementia Aug. 9

Luau event Saturday at Clementia

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The Rancho Murieta Rotary Club turns Lake Clementia into a trip to the islands Saturday with a luau night. The evening includes dinner, a cocktail, music, hula lessons and live Hawaiian dance performances. Tickets are $40 or $75 for two. The adult event begins at 6 p.m.

Tickets are available at the Rancho Murieta Business Center, the Rancho Murieta Association, and MarShaTes or by calling 354-2503 or 354-2942.

Rotary is a service organization that works to provide education, medical care, and clean water throughout the world. Locally, the club has raised funds for local childhood-cancer research, camping for teenagers, and Cosumnes River Elementary School. Read more » about Luau event Saturday at Clementia

Highway 101 on the shores of Clementia

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Concert

The stars always come out at Lake Clementia Amphitheater. On Saturday, there was also a full moon and Highway 101, the hit-making, award-winning country group. The first country-western show in seven seasons of Entertainment, Theatre and Culture concerts proved to be a memorable night for the hundreds who attended with family and friends. Read more » about Highway 101 on the shores of Clementia

Papa Doo Run Run brings fireworks to the 5th of July

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Papa Doo Run Run

The community's July 4 celebration continued unabated Saturday night when Papa Doo Run Run made its own brand of fireworks at Lake Clementia Amphitheater, the second concert of the Entertainment, Theatre & Culture season.  More than 1,000 people were in attendance.  Read more » about Papa Doo Run Run brings fireworks to the 5th of July

ETC's musical beach party coming to Lake Clementia July 5

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Papa Doo Run Run brings its long-running beach party -- the best music of the '60s and '70s -- to Lake Clementia Amphitheater 8:30 p.m. July 5. Read more » about ETC's musical beach party coming to Lake Clementia July 5

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