folsom live

Two-day event features 'something for everyone' Sept. 23-24

The music lineup for Folsom Live extends well beyond Grammy-winning artists like Eddie Money, Ronnie Milsap and Los Lobos. There are dozens of others set to grace the stage that ca ...

Folsom Live partners with local charity

As the old saying goes, “If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. If you teach a man to fish, you feed him for lifetime.” While overused, the quote provides an apt des ...

Music fest requires planning aplenty

Folsom Live, running Sept. 23-24, is always a crowd pleaser with live music and dancing, but what happens behind the stage? More than 50 volunteers are said to run the show and kee ...

Big names to hit the stage at Folsom Live

Music fans have reason to rejoice if the recently announced lineup for Folsom Live is any indication. Headliner acts such as Pat Benatar, Los Lobos and Ronnie Milsap are scheduled ...

Folsom Live party hits record attendance

Folsom Live attendance was up on Sept. 25, despite construction concerns, but reaction from local merchants has been mixed. According to city officials, the evening didn’t pres ...

Folsom Live party rocks historic district

There was dancing in the streets all evening Saturday for the Folsom Chamber of Commerce’s music event, Folsom Live. “We came out here because it’s a local event and we’re ...

Folsom Live kicks up the acts for 2010

Think Historic District construction deterred organizers for Folsom Live? Think again. Not only did they expand the popular street party, they also added more variety than they’v ...

'American Idol' finalists hit Folsom stage

Folsom Live, traditionally a daylong music festival this year scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 25, has added a second night. On Friday, Sept. 24, four former American Idol finalists w ...

Jackson Rancheria Casino brings night of game fun

People attending the Folsom Live this weekend will have a chance to play some blackjack, thanks to Jackson Rancheria Casino. Emily Tirapelle, special events coordinator for the cas ...

Have fun, but be safe at Folsom Live

Welcome to Folsom Live, the town’s big street party. In this guide, you’ll find answers to some common questions and hopefully learn something along the way. If you’re new to ...

Organizers: Construction won't detour Folsom Live

Backhoes, jackhammers and bulldozers will be silenced by Friday evening for the kick-off party for Folsom Live, the town’s big street party. Despite rumors, organizers say the sh ...

Past 'Idol' finalists bring Motown to Folsom

This year, former American Idol singers will be bringing some Motown magic to the kick-off block party for Folsom Live. Don Langford, entertainment coordinator for Folsom Live, s ...

Ticket sales rocking for Folsom Live

With Folsom Live approaching, residents may wonder how construction will affect the popular music event. Marcia Durst, event organizer, said the Folsom Chamber of Commerce has bee ...