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Larger Than Life: Jeff Myers Solo Exhibition

11-30-2017

Presented by Elliott Fouts Gallery at Elliott Fouts Gallery, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 19 @ 11:00am Tue, Nov 21 @ 10:00am Wed, Nov 22 @ 10:00am + 7 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 10:00am Fri, Nov 24 @ 10:00am Sat, Nov 25 @ 11:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 11:00am Tue, Nov 28 @ 10:00am Wed, Nov 29 @ 10:00am Thu, Nov 30 @ 10:00am - less dates and times

Jeff Myers began painting farming artifacts and machine culture while, ironically, living and working as an artist in Brooklyn, New York. From time to time he would visit Sacramento, and began to paint outdoors in the Delta where he became [more+]
Jeff Myers began painting farming artifacts and machine culture while, ironically, living and working as an artist in Brooklyn, New York. From time to time he would visit Sacramento, and began to paint outdoors in the Delta where he became increasingly aware of agricultural machines. They seemed like sculptural sentinels dotting the landscape, like a David Smith sculpture. One day in the Delta, he started to paint the form of the tractor itself. The tractors manifested a powerful intimacy that suggested many secrets, especially the older tractors richly draped in rust and chipped paint. Ashe continued to branch out, he painted more advanced machines such as droids and half-human/half-machine composites. He then realized there was a type of lineage occurring, as if the tractor was the grandfather to artificial intelligence. He perceived a type of dance between the organic and inorganic; a sense of a collective consciousness at work. Raised in a family of professional photographers, he always thought about different ways of integrating photography with oil paint through image transfers and collage. The collage elements in his work are all specific and mostly consist of photographic imagery taken from the “Body Environment Series.” In this series he uses aerial imagery of urban and agricultural patterns taken from a helicopter and projects them onto the human body, using up to five different projectors at once. Then, creating a type of digital collage, he creates random compositions. [less-]
Tags:   2nd Saturday Age-Specific All Ages Art Shows Community First Friday FreeVisual Arts

Moments With The Masters

12-04-2017

Presented by Kennedy Gallery at Kennedy Gallery Art Center, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 19 @ 12:00pm Tue, Nov 21 @ 12:00pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 12:00pm + 10 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 12:00pm Fri, Nov 24 @ 12:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 12:00pm Sun, Nov 26 @ 12:00pm Tue, Nov 28 @ 12:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 12:00pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm - less dates and times

Spend some time with the masters. Pieces by Kondos, Picasso, Matalon, Molinier, Warhol and more are on display at the Kennedy Gallery.
Spend some time with the masters. Pieces by Kondos, Picasso, Matalon, Molinier, Warhol and more are on display at the Kennedy Gallery. [less-]
Tags:   2nd Saturday Art Shows Community FreeVisual Arts

Valerie E Remembers Sinatra: A Centenarian Celebration

11-20-2017

Presented by Sacramento Jazz Cooperative, Inc at Antiquite Maison Privee, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 20 @ 7:00pm
A centenarian is a person who is 100 years of age or greater. This December, Frank Sinatra would have been 102 years of age. Join Sacramento vocalist Valerie V with Chet Chwalik on piano, Jack Stanfill on drums, Bill Douglass on bass to celebrate [more+]
A centenarian is a person who is 100 years of age or greater. This December, Frank Sinatra would have been 102 years of age. Join Sacramento vocalist Valerie V with Chet Chwalik on piano, Jack Stanfill on drums, Bill Douglass on bass to celebrate the music of Frank Sinatra. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All AgesMusic

A Moving Day

12-24-2017

Presented by B Street Theatre - Mainstage at B Street Theatre, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 21 @ 6:30pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 2:00pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 6:30pm + 37 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 8:00pm Fri, Nov 24 @ 8:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 5:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00pm Sun, Nov 26 @ 2:00pm Tue, Nov 28 @ 6:30pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 2:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 6:30pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 5:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 5:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 10 @ 2:00pm Tue, Dec 12 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 6:30pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00pm Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 5:00pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 2:00pm Tue, Dec 19 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Thu, Dec 21 @ 8:00pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 8:00pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 5:00pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 2:00pm - less dates and times

Every building has a history. Every building has a secret. When one man is forced to move out of his family home, he must confront the history and secrets buried in the building. With the help of a moving company and a mysterious companion, our hero [more+]
Every building has a history. Every building has a secret. When one man is forced to move out of his family home, he must confront the history and secrets buried in the building. With the help of a moving company and a mysterious companion, our hero sifts through the mystery of the past and reconciles with his future in this funny warm story for the holidays. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Holiday Events TheatrePerformance

Improv Taste Test

11-29-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 7:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 7:00pm
Want to have some fun? Maybe even meet new people? Learn some basic improv skills from Justine Lopez at Sacramento Comedy Spot’s weekly drop-in improv class. She will focus on beginning-level skills, so anyone can drop [more+]
Want to have some fun? Maybe even meet new people? Learn some basic improv skills from Justine Lopez at Sacramento Comedy Spot’s weekly drop-in improv class. She will focus on beginning-level skills, so anyone can drop in! Justine is a performer in the famed Lady Business, the all-woman improv group, as well as The Friday Show and Anti-Cooperation League.  [less-]
Tags:   Classes & Workshops Comedy Community Visual ArtsPerformance

Improv 101 Class Starts (8 Week Class)

12-27-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 7:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 7:00pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 13 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 7:00pm - less dates and times

The Sacramento Comedy Spot Improv 101 class is the perfect fit for everyone! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, inspired by students’ true stories. Basically, you are going to [more+]
The Sacramento Comedy Spot Improv 101 class is the perfect fit for everyone! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, inspired by students’ true stories. Basically, you are going to laugh for two hours each week and play like a kid! But if you want specifics, get ready for the jargon: You will learn basic improv skills like accepting and building on other student ideas, establishing a WWPW, establishing and playing the pattern of the scene, and heightening your pattern from grounded to crazy town. Note: This is an eight-week class. [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-Specific Classes & Workshops Comedy PerformanceCommunity

Janmondo

11-22-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 9:00pm
Going strong for over a decade, Janmondo is a 90's cover band with a reputation for putting on Sacramento's biggest party every year the night before Thanksgiving. Janmondo's expansive set list, spanning from The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Hall & [more+]
Going strong for over a decade, Janmondo is a 90's cover band with a reputation for putting on Sacramento's biggest party every year the night before Thanksgiving. Janmondo's expansive set list, spanning from The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Hall & Oates, and Tom Petty all the way to Dr. Dre, Salt N' Peppa and Warren G., ensures that no stone is left unturned in recreating the true essence of the music that you love from the 90's. Band Members include Mondo Gonzalez (lead vocals), JC Katerkamp (guitar), Frank La (bass), Greg Hyatt (drums), and Jason Stewart (MC). [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-SpecificMusic

Indian Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair

11-25-2017

Presented by State Indian Museum at State Indian Museum, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 10:00am Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am
Artisans from all over California offer unique, Native-made items -- just in time for the holidays! Enjoy shopping for artwork, jewelry, soapstone, flutes, handcrafted ornaments and dolls, textiles, gourds, and more! The State Indian Museum onsite [more+]
Artisans from all over California offer unique, Native-made items -- just in time for the holidays! Enjoy shopping for artwork, jewelry, soapstone, flutes, handcrafted ornaments and dolls, textiles, gourds, and more! The State Indian Museum onsite store boasts the best selection of California Indian books just about anywhere as well! Get there early for the best selection. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Cultural Holiday Events Local MarketplaceFestivals

Crocker Holiday Artisan Market 2017

11-26-2017

Presented by Creative Arts League of Sacramento at Scottish Rite Center, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 12:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 10:00am
The Crocker Art Museum is delighted to partner again with the
[more+]
The Crocker Art Museum is delighted to partner again with the Creative Arts League of Sacramento in bringing attendees an opportunity to shop for distinctive, one-of-a-kind treasures at the annual three-day Crocker Holiday Artisan Market. The event will be held at the Scottish Rite Center with plenty of free parking and room for the displays of our creative artisans. Fine and functional work will include glass, textiles, wood, ceramics, paper, photography, painting, sculpture, fiber and textiles, jewelry, gourmet chocolates and more! Over 109 artists and their original works have been carefully juried into this special event to provide you with an exciting, varied and quality shopping experience that is unique in the region. Meet the artists and find out about their artistic journeys and processes. Enjoy delightful food served by Ambrosia Café. Moonrise Pixies and Elves will be face painting and balloon tying and music by local musicians will be performed throughout the venue during this three-day event!
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Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Holiday Events Local MarketplaceFestivals

Othello

12-02-2017

Presented by Imprinity Theatre Company at Thistle Dew Dessert Theatre, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 8:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 8:00pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 8:00pm + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm - less dates and times

Shakespeare's classic tragedy of love, lies, and jealousy. Othello, a foreign-born general in the Venetian army, marries the daughter of an influential senator. Iago, an officer under Othello's command, manipulates everyone around him in an attempt [more+]
Shakespeare's classic tragedy of love, lies, and jealousy. Othello, a foreign-born general in the Venetian army, marries the daughter of an influential senator. Iago, an officer under Othello's command, manipulates everyone around him in an attempt to sabotage Othello's marriage to Desdemona. As Iago fabricates evidence that Desdemona is having an affair with Othello's new hand-picked lieutenant, will the Moor of Venice believe Iago's lies, or discover the truth before he makes a fatal mistake? [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages TheatrePerformance

Midtown Farmers Market

12-23-2017

Presented by Midtown Association at MARRS Building, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 8:00am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00am + 2 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00am Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00am - less dates and times

Hosted by the Midtown Association and managed by Unseen Heroes, this free, family-friendly market takes place year-round, every Saturday, on 20th street between J and L streets. The Midtown Farmers Market showcases local agriculture, prepared foods, [more+]
Hosted by the Midtown Association and managed by Unseen Heroes, this free, family-friendly market takes place year-round, every Saturday, on 20th street between J and L streets. The Midtown Farmers Market showcases local agriculture, prepared foods, artisans and crafters, while providing an opportunity for Midtown residents and business owners to discover regionally grown foods. Anchored in the heart of Midtown, the market serves as a lively and fun gathering place where Sacramentans can come together to shop and enjoy the community with neighbors and visitors alike. Note: The Sacramento Midtown Farmers Market is a year-round event. However, inclement weather causes concern for the safety of our patrons and vendors. With this in mind, the market could be canceled if there is a forecasted 80% chance of rain, or high winds reaching 15 miles per hour or above, during the operating hours of the market. Starting December 2, market hours will be Saturdays 9am-2pm. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Food & Drink Local MarketplaceFestivals

Midtown Small Business Saturday

11-25-2017

Presented by Midtown Association at MARRS Building, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00am
With more than 200 locally owned and operated retail stores, businesses, organizations, galleries, restaurants and bars, Midtown Sacramento is a great destination to visit and support on Small Business Saturday. In addition to the assortment of [more+]
With more than 200 locally owned and operated retail stores, businesses, organizations, galleries, restaurants and bars, Midtown Sacramento is a great destination to visit and support on Small Business Saturday. In addition to the assortment of goods that can be found at local retailers, Sacramento’s urban core offers a festive and fun holiday destination to make the shopping experience both magical and memorable! Pick up your free ShopSmall tote bag at the welcome station located at the Midtown Farmers Market, and continue through the community! Attendees can also ride the free "Shopping Shuttle" from Sacramento Regional Transit! [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Free Holiday Events Local MarketplaceFestivals

Seascape Success: Acrylic Painting Workshop

11-26-2017

Presented by University Art at University Art - Midtown, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 12:30pm
Want to learn the secrets to painting the ocean? The ocean is a source of beauty, power, and mystery. Capturing the mood and details of the sea can be baffling if you don't take the right steps. This two day acrylic workshop will cover how to [more+]
Want to learn the secrets to painting the ocean? The ocean is a source of beauty, power, and mystery. Capturing the mood and details of the sea can be baffling if you don't take the right steps. This two day acrylic workshop will cover how to create waves, reflections, horizons, foam, sand, and rocks. ​ Materials are not included.

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Tags:   Classes & Workshops CommunityVisual Arts

Vista Kicks Booty Shakers Ball

11-25-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 6:00pm
"Full of tracks that are impossible not to groove to, Vista Kicks prove themselves as masters of their craft when it comes to conjuring up the perfect feel-great, dance-inducing vibe for any feasible situation. Yet, Booty Shakers Ball [more+]
"Full of tracks that are impossible not to groove to, Vista Kicks prove themselves as masters of their craft when it comes to conjuring up the perfect feel-great, dance-inducing vibe for any feasible situation. Yet, Booty Shakers Ball escapes such simple classification, as it is a true testament to the band’s range of depth, as songs like "Give Myself to You" showcase their talent for also crafting slow and sensational love songs." - Maxamillion Polo, Ones To Watch This album clearly marks their growth as songwriters and further refines their New California sound that sits comfortably in the world of alternative radio, but with its roots tied deep to the classic artists of the 60s and 70s. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All AgesMusic

Anti-Cooperation League

11-25-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00pm
Anti-Cooperation League is a crazy, weird, high-energy, fast-paced improv show. Each week, the cast interviews a special guest and proceeds to create scenes inspired by the interview. Guests range from Hollywood players to our friend Emily, who [more+]
Anti-Cooperation League is a crazy, weird, high-energy, fast-paced improv show. Each week, the cast interviews a special guest and proceeds to create scenes inspired by the interview. Guests range from Hollywood players to our friend Emily, who is just downright interesting. Join Comedy Spot for the longest-running comedy show in Sacramento. [less-]
Tags:   Comedy Community LGBTPerformance

The Killer Queens

11-25-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00pm
Hear an amazing all female tribute to Queen.
Hear an amazing all female tribute to Queen. [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-SpecificMusic

Rise Up Caribbean Benefit

11-26-2017

Presented by Sacramento Caribbean American Association at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 26 @ 6:30pm
Rise Up Caribbean Benefit raises money to assist those impacted by recent hurricanes. Local musicians include: -Sugar High Band -Conjunto Liberation -Inside Story -DJ Souljah -DJ NICEUp -DJ Jah Yzer -Selecta -Zion Roots
Rise Up Caribbean Benefit raises money to assist those impacted by recent hurricanes. Local musicians include: -Sugar High Band -Conjunto Liberation -Inside Story -DJ Souljah -DJ NICEUp -DJ Jah Yzer -Selecta -Zion Roots [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-Specific Community Fundraisers Holiday EventsMuseums

Tennis

11-27-2017

Presented by Abstract Entertainment at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 27 @ 8:00pm
Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the spring/summer [more+]
Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the spring/summer supporting artists including Spoon, The Shins and Father John Misty the band is primed to head out on a fall headline tour crisscrossing the United States; their largest to date. [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-SpecificMusic

Larger Than Life: Jeff Myers Solo Exhibition

11-30-2017

Presented by Elliott Fouts Gallery at Elliott Fouts Gallery, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 19 @ 11:00am Tue, Nov 21 @ 10:00am Wed, Nov 22 @ 10:00am + 7 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 10:00am Fri, Nov 24 @ 10:00am Sat, Nov 25 @ 11:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 11:00am Tue, Nov 28 @ 10:00am Wed, Nov 29 @ 10:00am Thu, Nov 30 @ 10:00am - less dates and times

Jeff Myers began painting farming artifacts and machine culture while, ironically, living and working as an artist in Brooklyn, New York. From time to time he would visit Sacramento, and began to paint outdoors in the Delta where he became [more+]
Jeff Myers began painting farming artifacts and machine culture while, ironically, living and working as an artist in Brooklyn, New York. From time to time he would visit Sacramento, and began to paint outdoors in the Delta where he became increasingly aware of agricultural machines. They seemed like sculptural sentinels dotting the landscape, like a David Smith sculpture. One day in the Delta, he started to paint the form of the tractor itself. The tractors manifested a powerful intimacy that suggested many secrets, especially the older tractors richly draped in rust and chipped paint. Ashe continued to branch out, he painted more advanced machines such as droids and half-human/half-machine composites. He then realized there was a type of lineage occurring, as if the tractor was the grandfather to artificial intelligence. He perceived a type of dance between the organic and inorganic; a sense of a collective consciousness at work. Raised in a family of professional photographers, he always thought about different ways of integrating photography with oil paint through image transfers and collage. The collage elements in his work are all specific and mostly consist of photographic imagery taken from the “Body Environment Series.” In this series he uses aerial imagery of urban and agricultural patterns taken from a helicopter and projects them onto the human body, using up to five different projectors at once. Then, creating a type of digital collage, he creates random compositions. [less-]
Tags:   2nd Saturday Age-Specific All Ages Art Shows Community First Friday FreeVisual Arts

Moments With The Masters

12-04-2017

Presented by Kennedy Gallery at Kennedy Gallery Art Center, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 19 @ 12:00pm Tue, Nov 21 @ 12:00pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 12:00pm + 10 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 12:00pm Fri, Nov 24 @ 12:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 12:00pm Sun, Nov 26 @ 12:00pm Tue, Nov 28 @ 12:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 12:00pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 12:00pm - less dates and times

Spend some time with the masters. Pieces by Kondos, Picasso, Matalon, Molinier, Warhol and more are on display at the Kennedy Gallery.
Spend some time with the masters. Pieces by Kondos, Picasso, Matalon, Molinier, Warhol and more are on display at the Kennedy Gallery. [less-]
Tags:   2nd Saturday Art Shows Community FreeVisual Arts

Valerie E Remembers Sinatra: A Centenarian Celebration

11-20-2017

Presented by Sacramento Jazz Cooperative, Inc at Antiquite Maison Privee, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 20 @ 7:00pm
A centenarian is a person who is 100 years of age or greater. This December, Frank Sinatra would have been 102 years of age. Join Sacramento vocalist Valerie V with Chet Chwalik on piano, Jack Stanfill on drums, Bill Douglass on bass to celebrate [more+]
A centenarian is a person who is 100 years of age or greater. This December, Frank Sinatra would have been 102 years of age. Join Sacramento vocalist Valerie V with Chet Chwalik on piano, Jack Stanfill on drums, Bill Douglass on bass to celebrate the music of Frank Sinatra. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All AgesMusic

A Moving Day

12-24-2017

Presented by B Street Theatre - Mainstage at B Street Theatre, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Nov 21 @ 6:30pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 2:00pm Wed, Nov 22 @ 6:30pm + 37 more dates and times

Thu, Nov 23 @ 8:00pm Fri, Nov 24 @ 8:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 5:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00pm Sun, Nov 26 @ 2:00pm Tue, Nov 28 @ 6:30pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 2:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 6:30pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 5:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 5:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 10 @ 2:00pm Tue, Dec 12 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 13 @ 6:30pm Thu, Dec 14 @ 8:00pm Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 5:00pm Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 17 @ 2:00pm Tue, Dec 19 @ 6:30pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 2:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 6:30pm Thu, Dec 21 @ 8:00pm Fri, Dec 22 @ 8:00pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 5:00pm Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00pm Sun, Dec 24 @ 2:00pm - less dates and times

Every building has a history. Every building has a secret. When one man is forced to move out of his family home, he must confront the history and secrets buried in the building. With the help of a moving company and a mysterious companion, our hero [more+]
Every building has a history. Every building has a secret. When one man is forced to move out of his family home, he must confront the history and secrets buried in the building. With the help of a moving company and a mysterious companion, our hero sifts through the mystery of the past and reconciles with his future in this funny warm story for the holidays. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Holiday Events TheatrePerformance

Improv Taste Test

11-29-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 7:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 7:00pm
Want to have some fun? Maybe even meet new people? Learn some basic improv skills from Justine Lopez at Sacramento Comedy Spot’s weekly drop-in improv class. She will focus on beginning-level skills, so anyone can drop [more+]
Want to have some fun? Maybe even meet new people? Learn some basic improv skills from Justine Lopez at Sacramento Comedy Spot’s weekly drop-in improv class. She will focus on beginning-level skills, so anyone can drop in! Justine is a performer in the famed Lady Business, the all-woman improv group, as well as The Friday Show and Anti-Cooperation League.  [less-]
Tags:   Classes & Workshops Comedy Community Visual ArtsPerformance

Improv 101 Class Starts (8 Week Class)

12-27-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 7:00pm Wed, Nov 29 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 7:00pm + 3 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 13 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 7:00pm Wed, Dec 27 @ 7:00pm - less dates and times

The Sacramento Comedy Spot Improv 101 class is the perfect fit for everyone! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, inspired by students’ true stories. Basically, you are going to [more+]
The Sacramento Comedy Spot Improv 101 class is the perfect fit for everyone! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, inspired by students’ true stories. Basically, you are going to laugh for two hours each week and play like a kid! But if you want specifics, get ready for the jargon: You will learn basic improv skills like accepting and building on other student ideas, establishing a WWPW, establishing and playing the pattern of the scene, and heightening your pattern from grounded to crazy town. Note: This is an eight-week class. [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-Specific Classes & Workshops Comedy PerformanceCommunity

Janmondo

11-22-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Nov 22 @ 9:00pm
Going strong for over a decade, Janmondo is a 90's cover band with a reputation for putting on Sacramento's biggest party every year the night before Thanksgiving. Janmondo's expansive set list, spanning from The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Hall & [more+]
Going strong for over a decade, Janmondo is a 90's cover band with a reputation for putting on Sacramento's biggest party every year the night before Thanksgiving. Janmondo's expansive set list, spanning from The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Hall & Oates, and Tom Petty all the way to Dr. Dre, Salt N' Peppa and Warren G., ensures that no stone is left unturned in recreating the true essence of the music that you love from the 90's. Band Members include Mondo Gonzalez (lead vocals), JC Katerkamp (guitar), Frank La (bass), Greg Hyatt (drums), and Jason Stewart (MC). [less-]
Tags:   21+ Age-SpecificMusic

Indian Arts and Crafts Holiday Fair

11-25-2017

Presented by State Indian Museum at State Indian Museum, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 10:00am Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am
Artisans from all over California offer unique, Native-made items -- just in time for the holidays! Enjoy shopping for artwork, jewelry, soapstone, flutes, handcrafted ornaments and dolls, textiles, gourds, and more! The State Indian Museum onsite [more+]
Artisans from all over California offer unique, Native-made items -- just in time for the holidays! Enjoy shopping for artwork, jewelry, soapstone, flutes, handcrafted ornaments and dolls, textiles, gourds, and more! The State Indian Museum onsite store boasts the best selection of California Indian books just about anywhere as well! Get there early for the best selection. [less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Cultural Holiday Events Local MarketplaceFestivals

Crocker Holiday Artisan Market 2017

11-26-2017

Presented by Creative Arts League of Sacramento at Scottish Rite Center, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 12:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 10:00am
The Crocker Art Museum is delighted to partner again with the
[more+]
The Crocker Art Museum is delighted to partner again with the Creative Arts League of Sacramento in bringing attendees an opportunity to shop for distinctive, one-of-a-kind treasures at the annual three-day Crocker Holiday Artisan Market. The event will be held at the Scottish Rite Center with plenty of free parking and room for the displays of our creative artisans. Fine and functional work will include glass, textiles, wood, ceramics, paper, photography, painting, sculpture, fiber and textiles, jewelry, gourmet chocolates and more! Over 109 artists and their original works have been carefully juried into this special event to provide you with an exciting, varied and quality shopping experience that is unique in the region. Meet the artists and find out about their artistic journeys and processes. Enjoy delightful food served by Ambrosia Café. Moonrise Pixies and Elves will be face painting and balloon tying and music by local musicians will be performed throughout the venue during this three-day event!
[less-]
Tags:   Age-Specific All Ages Community Holiday Events Local MarketplaceFestivals

Othello

12-02-2017

Presented by Imprinity Theatre Company at Thistle Dew Dessert Theatre, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Nov 24 @ 8:00pm Sat, Nov 25 @ 8:00pm Thu, Nov 30 @ 8:00pm + 2 more dates and times

Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm Wed, Dec 20 @ 8:00pm - less dates and times

Shakespeare's classic tragedy of love, lies, and jealousy. Othello, a foreign-born general in the Venetian army, marries the daughter of an influential senator. Iago, an officer under Othello's command, manipulates everyone around him in an attempt [more+]
Shakespeare's classic tragedy of love, lies, and jealousy. Othello, a foreign-born general in the Venetian army, marries the daughter of an influential senator. Iago, an officer under Othello's command, manipulates everyone around him in an attempt to sabotage Othello's marriage to Desdemona. As Iago fabricates evidence that Desdemona is having an affair with Othello's new hand-picked lieutenant, will the Moor of Venice believe Iago's lies, or discover the truth before he makes a fatal mistake? [less-]
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Midtown Farmers Market

12-23-2017

Presented by Midtown Association at MARRS Building, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 8:00am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00am Wed, Dec 20 @ 9:00am + 2 more dates and times

Sat, Dec 16 @ 9:00am Sat, Dec 23 @ 9:00am - less dates and times

Hosted by the Midtown Association and managed by Unseen Heroes, this free, family-friendly market takes place year-round, every Saturday, on 20th street between J and L streets. The Midtown Farmers Market showcases local agriculture, prepared foods, [more+]
Hosted by the Midtown Association and managed by Unseen Heroes, this free, family-friendly market takes place year-round, every Saturday, on 20th street between J and L streets. The Midtown Farmers Market showcases local agriculture, prepared foods, artisans and crafters, while providing an opportunity for Midtown residents and business owners to discover regionally grown foods. Anchored in the heart of Midtown, the market serves as a lively and fun gathering place where Sacramentans can come together to shop and enjoy the community with neighbors and visitors alike. Note: The Sacramento Midtown Farmers Market is a year-round event. However, inclement weather causes concern for the safety of our patrons and vendors. With this in mind, the market could be canceled if there is a forecasted 80% chance of rain, or high winds reaching 15 miles per hour or above, during the operating hours of the market. Starting December 2, market hours will be Saturdays 9am-2pm. [less-]
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Midtown Small Business Saturday

11-25-2017

Presented by Midtown Association at MARRS Building, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00am
With more than 200 locally owned and operated retail stores, businesses, organizations, galleries, restaurants and bars, Midtown Sacramento is a great destination to visit and support on Small Business Saturday. In addition to the assortment of [more+]
With more than 200 locally owned and operated retail stores, businesses, organizations, galleries, restaurants and bars, Midtown Sacramento is a great destination to visit and support on Small Business Saturday. In addition to the assortment of goods that can be found at local retailers, Sacramento’s urban core offers a festive and fun holiday destination to make the shopping experience both magical and memorable! Pick up your free ShopSmall tote bag at the welcome station located at the Midtown Farmers Market, and continue through the community! Attendees can also ride the free "Shopping Shuttle" from Sacramento Regional Transit! [less-]
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Seascape Success: Acrylic Painting Workshop

11-26-2017

Presented by University Art at University Art - Midtown, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00am Sun, Nov 26 @ 12:30pm
Want to learn the secrets to painting the ocean? The ocean is a source of beauty, power, and mystery. Capturing the mood and details of the sea can be baffling if you don't take the right steps. This two day acrylic workshop will cover how to [more+]
Want to learn the secrets to painting the ocean? The ocean is a source of beauty, power, and mystery. Capturing the mood and details of the sea can be baffling if you don't take the right steps. This two day acrylic workshop will cover how to create waves, reflections, horizons, foam, sand, and rocks. ​ Materials are not included.

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Vista Kicks Booty Shakers Ball

11-25-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 6:00pm
"Full of tracks that are impossible not to groove to, Vista Kicks prove themselves as masters of their craft when it comes to conjuring up the perfect feel-great, dance-inducing vibe for any feasible situation. Yet, Booty Shakers Ball [more+]
"Full of tracks that are impossible not to groove to, Vista Kicks prove themselves as masters of their craft when it comes to conjuring up the perfect feel-great, dance-inducing vibe for any feasible situation. Yet, Booty Shakers Ball escapes such simple classification, as it is a true testament to the band’s range of depth, as songs like "Give Myself to You" showcase their talent for also crafting slow and sensational love songs." - Maxamillion Polo, Ones To Watch This album clearly marks their growth as songwriters and further refines their New California sound that sits comfortably in the world of alternative radio, but with its roots tied deep to the classic artists of the 60s and 70s. [less-]
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Anti-Cooperation League

11-25-2017

Presented by Sacramento Comedy Spot at The Sacramento Comedy Spot, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 9:00pm
Anti-Cooperation League is a crazy, weird, high-energy, fast-paced improv show. Each week, the cast interviews a special guest and proceeds to create scenes inspired by the interview. Guests range from Hollywood players to our friend Emily, who [more+]
Anti-Cooperation League is a crazy, weird, high-energy, fast-paced improv show. Each week, the cast interviews a special guest and proceeds to create scenes inspired by the interview. Guests range from Hollywood players to our friend Emily, who is just downright interesting. Join Comedy Spot for the longest-running comedy show in Sacramento. [less-]
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The Killer Queens

11-25-2017

Presented by Harlow's at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sat, Nov 25 @ 10:00pm
Hear an amazing all female tribute to Queen.
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Rise Up Caribbean Benefit

11-26-2017

Presented by Sacramento Caribbean American Association at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Sun, Nov 26 @ 6:30pm
Rise Up Caribbean Benefit raises money to assist those impacted by recent hurricanes. Local musicians include: -Sugar High Band -Conjunto Liberation -Inside Story -DJ Souljah -DJ NICEUp -DJ Jah Yzer -Selecta -Zion Roots
Rise Up Caribbean Benefit raises money to assist those impacted by recent hurricanes. Local musicians include: -Sugar High Band -Conjunto Liberation -Inside Story -DJ Souljah -DJ NICEUp -DJ Jah Yzer -Selecta -Zion Roots [less-]
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Tennis

11-27-2017

Presented by Abstract Entertainment at Harlow's, Sacramento
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Nov 27 @ 8:00pm
Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the spring/summer [more+]
Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the spring/summer supporting artists including Spoon, The Shins and Father John Misty the band is primed to head out on a fall headline tour crisscrossing the United States; their largest to date. [less-]
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