125th Anniversary Events

Overview

125th Anniversary Events

A series of events are planned throughout 2018 to celebrate Rocklin’s 125th Anniversary. Stay tuned to these pages throughout the year for more information.

A series of events are planned throughout 2018 to celebrate Rocklin’s 125th Anniversary. Stay tuned to these pages throughout the year for more information.

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Business Legacy Award Presentation

The Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner and Business Awards will include City-presented awards honoring local businesses which have made significant contributions to the success of our local economy in the past and present.

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City of Rocklin 125th Anniversary Celebration

Quarry Park will be the venue of a city-wide celebration including live music, food tucks, historic displays, a possible preview of Quarry Park Adventures and much more. This party will be one for the books!

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Run Rocklin

Run Rocklin is a proud sponsor of Rocklin’s 125th Anniversary and will hold its 15th annual race on Sunday, April 8, promoting health and wellness in our community while generating economic activity for local businesses. Register for a 5k, 12k, or half marathon today at www.runrocklin.com.

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125th Anniversary ‘Then and Now’ Art Contest

An art contest will be held involving local students from elementary to high school to depict scenes representing Rocklin’s past, present and future. Winning pieces will be displayed locally, possibly on street banners or on city-owned utility boxes. For more information on entering the contest, please contact City staff member Michael Young at michael.young@rocklin.ca.us.

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Community Celebration Parade

A community-focused parade will be held leading up to the Kiwanis Community Celebration at Johnson-Springview Park on Saturday, May 12. The parade will take place in the area of Rocklin Rd., Front St. Farron St. and 3rd St. Groups interested in entering a float can contact Kiwanis member Cris Gerard at cristiegerard@gmail.com.

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Hot Chili and Cool Cars

The renowned Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce event will include recognition of the City’s 125th Anniversary in addition to the chili cook-off and car show that have become part of Rocklin’s fabric.

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‘Voices of the Past’ Cemetery Tour

The Rocklin Historical Society will provide a glimpse into the lives of historic Rocklin residents with an entertaining and educational tour of the cemetery featuring roles acted out by Society members.