14
Jan
2019
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Some Funny Stuff is Going on on Local Stages

Whomever said “dying is easy, comedy is hard,” was half right at best. Comedy is hard, as two shows now on stage prove – one more successfully than the other. “House on Haunted Hill,” suggested by the 1959 Vincent Price horror film, is an example of funny done exactly right.…
11
Jan
2019
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Mick Jenkins: Pieces of A Man Tour

With a new wave of self-reflection, Chicago poet and rapper Mick Jenkins brought his "Pieces of A Man" Tour to Harlow's Nightclub in Sacramento on Wednesday January 9. Accompanied by the gracious presence of Kari Faux, Stock Marley, and theMIND, the evening would become a collection of positive thinking. Since…
08
Jan
2019
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Cheers to Seven Years of BottleRock

California’s wine country is getting a substantial dosage of rock this upcoming Memorial Day weekend as BottleRock Napa Valley welcomes Imagine Dragons, Neil Young with Promise of the Real and Mumford & Sons for the three-day music, wine, food and brew festival. While the aforementioned will respectively be headlining the…
07
Jan
2019
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FREE Second Saturday Activities Continue Each Month at DOCO

The community is invited and encouraged to participate in FREE Second Saturday activities happening each month at DOCO (Downtown Commons) from 10 a.m. to noon. On January 12, the planned Second Saturday activity is a felt banner making class that provides an opportunity for guests to create a unique item…
03
Jan
2019
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On-line: Celebrating 20 Years of Coachella

Always a kaleidoscope sound of mainstream’s unpredictable palette, the Coachella Music and Arts Festival has set its 20th return to the famous desert valley between April 12-14 and April 19-21. More than 150 acts will grace Indio’s infamous stages, with a promising show of anthems coming from Childish Gambino, Tame…
19
Dec
2018
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SacPress Deals: What We Love This Week

It’s time for our weekly round-up of the deals over at SacPress Deals that we’re most excited about. Here’s what we’re loving this week…and why you should grab the deal before they’re gone! See Biz Markie @ Ace of Spades, 12/22 – Only $5! Why We Love It: From the artist who brought…
13
Dec
2018
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Fun, Festive & Funky…Local Museums Get in the Holiday Spirit

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long. In December, many of the nearly 30 members of…
13
Sep
2018
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Midtown Farmers Market Celebrates September in Farm-to-Fork Style

While Sacramento celebrates being known as America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital in September, the Midtown Association (MA) continues to supply a variety of special offerings and activities at the popular and thriving Midtown Farmers Market. Sponsored by Sutter Health, the Midtown Farmers Market offers up to 90 farmer, grower and vendor booths…
18
Jun
2018
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Sacramento at Night: Our Street Night Market

Night markets are no groundbreaking concept in the world, but Sacramento has never seen one in the many shapes and flavors that will come with Our Street Night Market‘s debut on R Street, between 11th and 12th streets, on Saturday June 23. As Sacramento continues to reign as the Farm-to-Fork capital…
06
Jun
2018
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Sacramento’s Short Center North Aims to Expand Local Arts Scene

Throughout the year, Sacramento’s Short Center North (SCN), an extension of the Developmental Disabilities Service Organization (DDSO), serves the community as an art program for adults with developmental disabilities. On Saturday, June 9, the center will call on the Sacramento community to support the non-profit organization in its effort to expand its outreach, while…