Placer Valley Tourism

Be part of the proposed sports/event center discussion

Fairgrounds can be much more than just a venue for the annual county fair a few days each year. The estimated total economic impact of all 77 fairgrounds’ events and fair op ...

Public input sought on proposed Sports and Event Center

Placer County is seeking public input on the draft environmental report for the proposed Placer County Sports and Event Center project @the Grounds, formerly known as the Placer Co ...

Catch some of the best softball players here this week

Sometimes we just have to brag about Placer County and this week is one of those times. About 2,000 senior softball players and about 2,000-plus spectators will be on Lincoln and ...

City Manager Matt Brower's community service appreciated

BY STEVE ARCHER OF THE LINCOLN NEWS MESSENGER Reaction to the unexpected June 12 announcement of Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower’s resignation can mostly be characterized ...

Placer United Girls Cup soccer this week

Thousands of soccer players will travel to the area for the Placer United Girls Cup soccer matches Friday through Sunday. In conjunction with Placer Valley Tourism, athletes ages ...

Superior Showcase Softball in town this weekend

USA Fastpitch and Superior Showcase Softball have partnered with Placer Valley Tourism to bring the USA Softball NAIA Summer Explosion to this area. Nearly 100 teams will be compet ...

Mayor, City Council share stage for State of City address

Lincoln Mayor Peter Gilbert, before more than 150 civic and business leaders, broke with tradition Wednesday and delivered the 2017 State of the City address with the help of his f ...

NorCal High School Cycling’s Granite Bay Grinder April 8-9

More than a thousand mountain bikers will ride the course around Folsom Lake in Granite Bay April 8-9 for their fourth official race of the season and the first in Placer Valley. ...

Resolution Pickleball Tournament at Courtside Center

Lincoln Hill Pickleball Club and Placer Valley Tourism are teaming up with Courtside Pickleball Center for the Resolution Round Robin Pickleball Tournament being held Wednesday thr ...

Baseball stadium taking shape at McBean Park

Renovations on the ball diamond at McBean Park are well underway and should bring Lincoln a first-class stadium by sometime this fall. The project is a partnership between the cit ...

19th annual Summer Sanders swim meet splashes into Roseville, June 9-12

Oakmont High alumni and former Olympic swimmer Summer Sanders will be back in town this week thanks to the help of California Capital Aquatics (CCA) and Placer Valley Tourism (PVT) ...

Placer Valley Tourism awards city $145K

Lincoln’s efforts to encourage sports tourism received a shot in the arm, and $145,000, Tuesday night when David Attaway, CEO of Placer Valley Tourism (PVT), awarded a $145,0 ...

$145,000 grant helps with Lincoln softball facility upgrades

Planned upgrades to Foskett Regional Park softball facilities in Lincoln recently received a boost from a $145,000 Placer Valley Tourism grant.  The grant compliments the cit ...

CCA hosts Sierra Nevada Swimming Short Course Championship   

California Capital Aquatics (CCA) and Placer Valley Tourism are partnering up to bring the Sierra Nevada Swimming Short Course Junior Championship to Roseville on the first weekend ...

Council accepts check from Placer Valley Tourism

Baseball just may be very, very good to Lincoln. Officials from Placer Valley Tourism, a business district made up of hotels in Lincoln, Rocklin and Roseville, presented a $260,00 ...