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Concert - "Gershwin & Grainger!"

Concert - "Gershwin & Grainger!"

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Local Museums Honor Military Veterans with Celebratory Events, Activities and Admission Specials

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  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 November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring a number of special events and activities honoring military veterans, a sampling of which include the following:

Veterans’ Community Altar at the California Museum – 10/30 thru 11/11

5 Local Museums to Offer Free Admission During “Museum Day Live!” on 9/26!

5 Local Museums to Offer Free Admission During “Museum Day Live!” on 9/26!

Five Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine “Museum Day Live!” nationwide effort by offering free admission to advance registrants all day on Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Participating local museums include the following:   Aerospace Museum of California, California Automobile Museum, California Museum, Maidu Museum & Historic Site and State Indian Museum.  The mission of the annual effort is to provide an opportunity for consumers throughout the United States to enjoy and share in our dynamic heritage and cultural institutions for free.

“Museum Day Live!” tickets are available for download at www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday.  

Rancho Cordova FREE Concert Tonight!

Rancho Cordova FREE Concert Tonight!

Laugh, Listen. Dance!

Rancho Cordov'as Friday Night Concerts are free, fun and fabulous!

Tonight Flock of 80Z is performing.

WHERE: Village Green Park, 3141 Bridgeway Drive

WHEN: 7:00PM

Source: Shelly Blanchard, Cordova Community Council

Galleries in Sacramento offer eclectic 2nd Saturday Art Walk

Galleries in Sacramento offer eclectic 2nd Saturday Art Walk

A center for culture, creativity and vibrancy, Midtown Sacramento is an exciting 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month.  Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  On Saturday, August 8, 2015, a sampling of the offerings presented by galleries in Midtown include the following: