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Sweet Potato Pie

Story and pictures by Kelly Newsom The feel of small town care and love is enormous when you are in Sweet Potato Pie.  Owner, Janelle Dwyer, has vision and passion for joining families to create stronger community ties.  Sweet Potato Pie is primarily a child’s consignment shop but equally important …

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Yolo Microbrew Festival

Today is the Yolo Microbrew Fest at the Yolo County Fairgrounds.  This is the 3rd annual BrewFest with an introduction of the Farm to Glass concept. What is a Farm to Glass concept, you ask?  Good Question!  The idea is to use locally sourced ingredients to make the food and …

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Wild Wings Golf Club

Story by Kelly Newsom | Photos by Al Eby & Kelly Newsom One nice thing about living in a small town is the comfort of knowing you’re welcome no matter where you go.  Wild Wings Golf Club is no exception.  Everyone said hello as I walked from my car to the pro shop …

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Have a great weekend!

Let’s wrap up August 2015 in style.  Here are the events happening in Woodland this weekend: Mary Poppins | through 8.30 | Woodland Opera House The Farmer’s Market | 8.29 9-2pm | Main Street Yolo Micro BrewFest | 8.29 3-7pm | Yolo County Fair Grounds Music in the Courtyard with …

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Have a Sweet Weekend

There’s nothing worse than dropping your ice cream cone!  It really did happen and luckily we got a replacement cone for free. Here’s what is happening around town this weekend. Yolo County Fair | All weekend! | Yolo County Fair Grounds – check out their schedule of events here Mary …

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Woodland Opera House

By Kelly Newsom | Photos by Killion Newsom Mary Poppins takes the Woodland Opera House (WOH) Mainstage tonight at 7:00pm.  The musical, presented by the Woodland Opera House Guild, runs through August 30th.  VisitWoodland had a chance to sit down with the WOH’s Executive Director Angela Baltezore for an inside look …

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First Friday Art Walk

Join your community this Friday, August 7 for First Friday Art Walk.  This month’s Art Walk is presented by YoloArts.   Enjoy a free self-guided tour of Woodland Downtown galleries, studios and other businesses featuring these fabulous artists.  Check out the Art Walk’s map here. First Friday is dedicated to bringing together …

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Woodland Tomato Festival

This Saturday, August 8th Woodland’s Main Street, between First and Third Streets, will be transformed into the 8th Annual Tomato Festival.  With over 60 vendors, 10-12 salsa competition entries, a Top-Chef inspired competition and a mechelada garden the Festival is sure to exceed expectations for the 2500 guests that are …

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Yolo County Fair

The first Yolo County Fair was held in the late summer of 1893 with horse racing being the main event. The Fair continued for several years until pari-mutuel horse racing was outlawed. The Yolo County Fair was incorporated in 1935. Records indicated that the fair, once established and the 40th …

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National Indoor Training Facility

By Kelly Newsom | Photos by Killion Newsom Woodland is the home to the National Indoor Training Facility (NITF).  Wait, let me restate what I’m saying here.  Woodland is home to an 18,000 square foot indoor training facility specializing in baseball and softball, with the ability to expand and allow football …

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