- The list below includes 243 free or cheap things to do in or near Folsom, California, including 78 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, History Museums and Lake.
- From Lake Natoma to Sutter St., there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Folsom and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sacramento, Fair Oaks, Citrus Heights and Carmichael.
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill - Folsom 7620 Folsom-Auburn Road, Folsom, CA MoreLess Info
Flame-grilled flavors of never-frozen chicken and steak fill tacos, burritos, and taquitos made to order with farm-fresh ingredients
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1970 Johnson Ranch Rd., Roseville, CA 95661 MoreLess Info
The Maidu Interpretive Center Museum features two art galleries that provide a learning opportunity for those who are interested in California Indian culture. The location also hosts live music events and movie screenings.
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7958 Entrance Street, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 MoreLess Info
As the studio of a local artist, Phill Evans Studio & Sculpture Park features sculptures in metal, glass, and wood mediums. Visitors can browse the sculpture park and purchase wind sculptures, benches, and more.
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7991 California Avenue, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 MoreLess Info
Veterans Memorial Amphitheatre is an outdoor performing arts and live theatre venue. Opened each summer, it provides audiences with various forms of live entertainment ranging from musicals, comedies, and dramas, and a nearby park provides pre-show picnic opportunities.
At Baldwin Fine Art Portraits, visitors can browse paintings created by a local portrait artist, with subjects like children, animals, and landscapes. The artist hosts an art workshop where visitors can learn how to paint a person.
Run by a professional artist, Chroma Gallery features the work of over 14 artists at any given time. These artists created a variety of paintings of still life, portraits, landscapes, and other subjects for visitors to view.
Spanning a total of nearly 9,000-acres, the Willow Creek Recreation Area is a conserved nature area filled with unique sights to see. Those who visit commonly enjoy birdwatching, spending time at the nearby Lake Natoma, or walking the many trails.
At Bowler's Workshop, visitors can get custom bowling balls with holes drilled in to fit their grip. The staff is knowledgeable about bowling and are happy to provide recommendations for improving bowling skills.
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11257 S Bridge Street, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 MoreLess Info
An adventure river trip outfitter, American River Raft Rentals specializes in self-guided river rafting trips on the lower part of the American River. The stretch of river has class I and II rapids, and is manageable by beginners.
Maidu Regional Park is surrounded by oak trees and wetlands. The park features an array of recreational amenities including a skate park, softball and soccer fields and basketball. They also offer playgrounds, picnic areas and a bike path.
Located along the American River, River Rat Rafting is a business offering raft and bike rentals for use in the local area. Visitors have the opportunity to take guided tours led by local and experienced residents from the nearby area.