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Community Info

When you live in Folsom, you are not only surrounded by gorgeous landscape, you are minutes from world-class entertainment, shopping, outdoor recreation, and top-rated restaurants. Located between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, Folsom is also a stepping off point to hundreds of Sierra Foothill wineries and the infamous Apple Hill region. It’s also only a few short hours from the beautiful Napa Valley and San Francisco.

The American River Parkway offers both water sports and cycling for the outdoor enthusiast. The avid shopper will enjoy antiquing in Historic Old Town Folsom, shopping for the latest couture at the breathtaking Palladio at Broadstone, and grabbing a great deal from the Folsom Premium Outlets. For the arts aficionado, enjoy world-class music and live productions at the Harris Center located at Folsom Lake Community College.

Whatever your interests, Folsom offers it all. Check it out for yourself. You won’t be disappointed!

Shopping

Palladio at Broadstone – www.gopalladio.com/

Historic Downtown Folsom (Sutter Street) –  www.visitfolsom.com/history/sutter_strett.aspx

Folsom Premium Outlets – www.premiumoutlets.com/outlets/outlet.asp?id=27

Broadstone Plaza – www.discoverfolsom.com/shopping-centers-detail/450324-broadstone-plaza

Broadstone Marketplace – www.gobroadstonemarketplace.com/

Recreation

Folsom Lake and Lake Natoma – www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=500

Empire Ranch Golf Course –  www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/Empire-Ranch-Golf-Club

Rafting Mother Lode River Center – www.malode.com/activities/whitewater-rafting/

O.A.R.S. – www.oars.com/california

Tributary White Water Tours – www.whitewatertours.com/Choosing-your-American-River-Rafting-trip.htm

Whitewater Voyages – www.whitewatervoyages.com/american-river-rafting/

Hiking Trails

Folsom boasts more than 95 miles of trails and paths. Hike, bike, or horseback ride along these trails and enjoy breathtaking views of lakes and the river.

American River Bike Trail – www.americanriverbiketrail.com/

Boating (Folsom Lake Marina) – www.folsomlakemarina.com/marinainfo.html

History and Attractions

The Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary – www.folsom.ca.us/depts/parks_n_recreation/zoo/default.asp

Folsom Railroad Museum – www.fedshra.org/museum.html

Folsom Prison Museum – www.folsomprisonmuseum.org/

Folsom History Museum – www.folsomhistorymuseum.org/pioneervillage.htm

Community Events

Folsom Live – www.folsomlive.com/ (Fun-filled evening of live music)

Folsom Pro Rodeo and Concert – www.folsomprorodeo.com/

Live Entertainment/Nightlife

Harris Center – Three Stages at Folsom Lake College – www.harriscenter.net/Online/default.asp

Historic Folsom Theatre – www.sutterstreettheatre.com/stage9/default.php

El Dorado Musical Theater – www.edmt.info/

Tommy T’s Comedy Club – www.tommyts.com/sac/

Powerhouse Pub – www.powerhousepub.com/

Movie Theaters

Palladio 16 Cinemas – www.cinemawest.com/location?house_id=22405

Century Folsom 14 – www.cinemark.com/theatre-detail.aspx?node_id=1635&

Restaurants

Back Bistro – www.backwinebar.com

Chez Daniel – www.chezdanielfolsom.com

Boucane’s Smokehouse & Sweetery – www.boucanes.com

Visconti’s Ristorante – www.viscontisristorante.com

Manderes – www.manderes.com

Sutter Street Steakhouse – www.sutterstreetsteakhouse.com

Scott’s Seafood Grill & Bar – www.scottsseafood.net

Chicago Fire Pizza – www.chicagofire.com

Sergio’s Steak & Seafood – www.sergiosfolsom.com

Land Ocean New American Steakhouse – www.landoceanrestaurants.com

Schools

Elementary Schools

  • Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School
  • Empire Oaks Elementary School
  • Gold Ridge Elementary School
  • Russell Ranch Elementary School
  • Natoma Station Elementary School
  • Oak Chan Elementary School
  • Folsom Hills Elementary School
  • Carl H. Sundahl Elementary School
  • The Phoenix Elementary
  • St John Notre Dame School
  • Theodore Judah Elementary School
  • Blanche Sprentz Elementary School
  • Folsom Community Charter School
  • Brighton Schools
  • Sundance Montessori School
  • Folsom Crescent School
  • Folsom Montessori School
  • Kids Kount At The Gathering Place
  • Russell Ranch Elementary School

Middle Schools

  • Folsom Middle School
  • Sutter Middle School
  • The Phoenix Elementary
  • Community Charter School

High Schools

  • Folsom High School
  • Vista Del Lago High School
  • Folsom Lake High School

Parks

Folsom Parks and Recreation – www.folsom.ca.us/depts/parks_n_recreation/parks.asp

Lembi Community Park – 1302 Riley Street

John Kemp Community Park – 1322 Bundrick Drive (by Home Depot)

Folsom City Lions Park – 403 Stafford Street

Ernie Sheldon Park – 362 Natoma Station Drive

Ed Mitchell Park – 306 Willow Creek South

Livermore Community Park – 6004 Riley Street

Livermore Park Water Feature

Rodeo Park – Stafford Street (end)

Folsom Lake College – 100 Clarksville Road

Public Services

The following is a list of public services and numbers you will need to contact to set up new accounts or transfer existing services.

Electricity                              

SMUD – www.smud.org

888-742-7683

Gas                           

PG&E – www.pge.com

800-743-5000

Water and Sewer                                

City of Folsom – www.folsom.ca.us

916-355-7295

Folsom Chamber of Commerce

www.folsomchamber.com