1701 C Street, Sacramento California 95814
Blue Diamond Growers was founded in 1910. Blue Diamond led the development of California's almond industry. Headquartered in Sacramento, California, nearly 4000 California almond growers deliver over one-third of California's almonds annually to their cooperative. The crop is marketed to all 50 states and more than 90 foreign countries, making almonds California's largest food export, and the sixth largest U.S. food export.
Visitors to the plant can watch a twenty-minute video, enjoy almond tasting, receive almond gift packs and baskets of baked items, and candies. The plant is open daily excluding Sundays and is open to visitors. Also visit Blue Diamond Almonds in Modesto.
Other Shopping nearby:
(Sacramento) Arden Fair
(San Andreas) Bear Tree Trading Post
(Sacramento) Blue Diamond Growers' Store
(Sonoma) Bulgarian Master Vintners
(Sacramento) Capitol Books and Gift Shop
(Sacramento) Country Club Plaza
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12/07 Coming to The Sacramento area
Arden Fair Sacramento CA March30-April18 Open the doors to Arden Fair and step inside. Here you'll find contemporary fashions, jewelry, accessories and brand name merchandise at over 165 specialty stores, plus Nordstrom's, Macy's, Sears, and JC Penney. Arden Fair also has a number of terrific restaurants, everything from fast food to fine dining. And it's completely enclosed, so it's always a comfortable 70 degrees inside no matter what it's like outside.
Oakland Greek Festival Oakland CA May17-19 Wonderful aromas of Souklavia and Loukoumades waft through the air and the sounds of traditional Greek music and shouts of OPA! resonate in the hills of Oakland.
California Exposition & State Fair Sacramento CA June12-28 The Cal Expo is the site of the California State Fair. All year Satellite Wagering, Waterworld USA, Paradise Island Fun Center and an RV Park are just a few of the features of the Cal Expo.The first State Fair was held in 1854 in San Francisco at the old Music Hall. The fair offered premiums (prizes) for its competitions and included such agricultural exhibits such as 2-inch-long peanuts, 72-pound beets and a 10-pound carrot that was longer than 3 feet. Horseracing was part of that first fair and has continued to be a part of the fair ever since.
Midsummer Mozart Festival San Francisco CA July18-28 Organized in 1974, the Festival is the only music festival in North America dedicated exclusively to Mozart.
California Wool and Fiber Festival Boonville CA September13-15 From the source to the fiber, come follow the thread of fine wool craftsmanship.