What's Happening: Sylvia Besana Parade canceled, 3rd Saturday Art Walk still on

This weekend in Roseville
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The Sylvia Besana Holiday Parade in downtown Roseville has been canceled due to rain.

3rd Saturday Art Walk at Blue Line, Maidu Museum

For the first time, the prestigious Crocker-Kingsley Art Competition will be housed in the Blue Line Gallery in Roseville and the public can help celebrate at the opening reception during the 3rd Saturday Art Walk. View the 75 pieces selected out of 1,300 entries by juror Michael Duncan, who is an editor for Art in America magazine. The exhibit runs through Jan. 15.

The Maidu Museum and Historic Site will also be open for the 3rd Saturday Art Walk, featuring two temporary exhibits. One displays the paintings of Maidu artist Frank Day. Also exhibited are traditional primitive arts by Jeremy Peconom. These exhibits run through Jan. 19.

The Maidu Museum event also includes guest speaker Malcolm Margolin, an award-winning author and founder of Heyday Books. He will share stories about his experiences with the native community over the past 40 years. Heyday publishes 25 books a year on California history, literature, art, natural history and ethnic diversity.

What: Crocker-Kingsley Art Competition opening reception

When: 7-9 p.m. Saturday

Where: Blue Line Gallery, 405 Vernon St. in Roseville

Cost:  Free admission, open to the public. Artwork for sale.

Info: Call (916) 783-4117 or visit


What: Artwork by Frank Day and Jeremy Peconom

When: Museum doors open at 6:30 p.m., program starts at 7 p.m. Saturday

Where: Maidu Museum and Historic Site, 1970 Johnson Ranch Drive in Roseville

Cost: Free admission, open to the public. Light refreshments will be available.

Info: Call (916) 774-5934 or visit

Sylvia Besana Holiday Parade -- CANCELED

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