Arts & Culture

Best Craft Shows In SacramentoHere's a short list of craft fairs in the Sacramento area that you can sink your teeth into.
Best Live Dance Performances Coming To SacramentoDance is an art form like no other, and being able to watch an exceptional performance in person is the perfect way to go. These live Sacramento events will allow you to experience the excitement, grace, energy and pageantry of dance.
Best Community Gardens In SacramentoHere's a short list of community gardens in Sacramento, with some of the most beautiful and most socially relevant functions.
Best Photography Classes In SacramentoAction Camera offers one class that is especially helpful for people who are frustrated during holiday displays; the two-hour course teaches how to take high quality shots of fireworks.
Best Outdoor Art In SacramentoWonderful summer weather means a chance to take in nature, outdoor art, or all of the above. Sacramento and its surrounding areas has all the spots you need for: an outdoor picnic, a pensive stroll, a creative burst of inspiration. From the state house to the art house, we've put together a list of must see sculpture gardens for all ages and all walks of life to enjoy. So, whether you are banging around downtown Sac on a lazy summer sunday, or looking to get some quality time out in nature on your day off, we got you covered.
4 Reasons To Head Out To Monster Energy Aftershock 2016Come October, the next generation of hard rock will be meeting the giants of the 90s and early 2000s at Discovery Park.

Shopping & Style

Best Places To Buy Gardening Supplies In SacramentoFor both avid gardeners and not-so-green thumbs alike, Green Acres truly is the place to be. Rose lovers appreciate the beautiful, healthy plants at the nursery, including the striking Ketchup and Mustard rose has petals that are fully red on one side and fully yellow on the other.
Best Places For Pool Accessories In SacramentoSummer is here and swimming pools are a necessity to beat the heat. Additionally, they are great for kids to have some summer fun while out of school. However, pools need to be maintained, especially during the months of heavy usage.
7 Best July 4th Summer Wedding TrendsStart planning your July 4th summer wedding with these trendy ideas.
Best Places To Buy Beach Hats In SacramentoWith summer officially here, people all over California are headed out to enjoy the weather by the pool or at the beach. When taking the kids for a day of swimming, or just lounging out by the pool with a good book, it’s important to go equipped with the proper attire. Don’t forget the sunscreen, sunglasses and, of course, a stylish beach hat.
Best Places To Buy Water Supplies In SacramentoSacramento is known as the river city home to one of the largest rivers in California, so it's no surprise that residents seek unique and fun ways to stay cool on the water during those triple digit days. Check out these top three mom and pop shops for some must-have water toys and accessories to make this summer a splashing fun time.
Tech Gifts Dad Has To Have For Father's DaySpoil your dad this Father's Day with some of this year's best tech gifts.

Food & Drink

Best Omelets In SacramentoMaking a great omelet involves high quality, fresh ingredients, as well as the creativity and gentle touch of a seasoned chef. These Sacramento restaurants are just the spots for the best omelets you will ever have.
Best Meat-Lover's Pizza In SacramentoVisit one or all of these Sacramento pizza staples for the absolute tastiest slices of pizza loaded with layers of pepperoni, Italian sausage, Canadian bacon, 100 percent ground beef, linguica and more.
Best Summer Food: Hot Dog vs HamburgersWhat is truly the best food of the summer? Is it hot dogs or hamburgers? Test your friends in this fun backyard barbecue party idea.
Best Chicken Fried Steak In SacramentoPrepare for the food coma. In Sacramento, these top five restaurants and family owned cafes do chicken fried steak justice, and usually this delectable breakfast meal is served with a side of biscuits and gravy.
Best Craft Beers In Sacramento For Your 4th Of July Backyard BBQAs the summertime heat climbs into triple-digit temperatures, a visit to any of these local craft breweries will quench the thirst for a sharp double IPA, or a crisp pilsner.
July 4th Desserts Full Of Red, White & BlueStart crafting your July 4th dessert spread with these red, white, and blue recipes.

Nightlife & Music

Best Hangout Spots After Bar Close In SacramentoIn Sacramento, nightlife begins as soon as the sun sets beyond the Tower Bridge. So, it's no surprise that the City of Trees is also home to dozens of late-night hangout spots. Grab a group of friends or a date and check off one or ore of these venues for a lot of nighttime fun.
Top Sacramento Spots For Late-Night BowlingAvoid the gutters and throw some strikes with these bowling alleys in the Sacramento area.
Best Bars For Ladies Night Out In SacramentoNext time an itch to hit the dance floor occurs, head out to one of these high-energy bars or nightclubs for a night to recap over mimosas the next morning.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In SacramentoSacramento residents know that there is more to the 4th of July holiday than just cook-outs, beer and bottle rockets. These local concerts are a perfect way to express national pride and patriotism.
Best Places To Drink A Daiquiri In SacramentoSummer goes great with a refreshing daiquiri. Cocktail enthusiast needn't look any further than the Sacramento backyard to experience the famed cocktail.
Best Bars With Lawn Games In SacramentoSummer is for a lot of things, and an outdoor patio game with a refreshing brew in hand is most definitely a staple. Many area drinking holes sweeten their pots with lawn games. Look no further than Midtown, Citrus Heights, or West Sacramento to tap into this outdoor gaming and drinking phenomenon.

Family & Pets

5 Traditions To Start Your Back To School RoutineWhat memories do you use to help document your child's progression through school? Here are five different traditions you can begin this year.
Best Old School Arcades In SacramentoSac is full of small (and not so small) joints that cater to your wistful arcade memories.
Five Tips For Getting A New Dog Adjusted To Your HouseholdAdding a new four-legged member to your family? Get them acclimated to their new home with these tips from Alexandra Kleinkpof, author of "The Rescue Dog Bucket List."
Ask An Expert: 5 Tips For Owning Your First ReptileIt is important to learn a lot about reptiles before considering getting one as a pet. Dr. Ricardo Gaitán explains that the key to reptile care is to mimic their natural habitat, which can be different for each species of reptile.
Ten Ideas For A Thrifty Family Fun NightLooking for some family fun that won't break the bank? Try these thrifty ideas from Cynthia Copeland, author of "Family Fun Night."
Hit The Road: Summer Road Trip Must HavesWhether you're hitting the road for a day trip or a where ever the wind takes you trip, these are some road trip must haves.

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