Arts & Culture

Best Upcoming 2016 Races In SacramentoSacramento is a hotbed for races, whether they be for casual or competitive purposes. Additionally, you can also find races that are for charities and some that are just for a good time.
Best Places For Tap Dancing Lessons In SacramentoSacramento fans of Michael Jackson, Channing Tatum, Janet Jackson, Christopher Walken or Justin Timberlake may not realize that their favorite stars started with training in tap dance. Local classes can help people of all ages and experience levels learn how to tap up a storm themselves.
Best Ways To Celebrate National Star Wars Day Near SacramentoMay 4 is known throughout the galaxy, both near and far, as National Star Wars Day. Residents of Sacramento can celebrate this growing “holiday” by checking out the following list of places and activities that will aid in creating a unique Star Wars experience.
7 New Books For Spring Book Club PicksSpringtime is here, and so are many great books to read with your book club.
Best Art Classes For Adults In SacramentoWhen the urge for artistic expression strikes, learn how to weave, paint, blow glass or mold pottery in some of Sacramento's best art classes for adults.
Best Art Exhibits Coming To Sacramento In 2016The cultural bellweather for any great city is it's art scene. In Sacramento, we have no shortage of great art museums. From the local artist to the most widely know, there's almost too many to choose from. We run down the sping season's best, and explore what they have to offer in the Sacto art community. So, enjoy our city's bounty!

Shopping & Style

Ask An Expert: Upcoming Summer Fashion Trends In SacramentoKristen Breaux and her Traveling Trends mobile boutique bring the latest fashions to events all over the Sacramento region.
Best Books That Make The Perfect Gifts For GraduatesGraduation season is in full swing and whether the person you know is graduating from middle school, high school, undergrad or grad school, they could probably use some guidance about what comes next.
Best Stores To Shop For Mother's Day Gifts In SacramentoThese Sacramento small businesses offer the perfect Mother’s Day gifts, from incredible artisan ice cream, home and garden décor, jewelry and apparel to finely crafted teapots and fragrant, handmade organic soaps.
Best Gift For Newly Graduated StudentsGraduations may happen a few times over a person's life, but each and every one of them is a milestone, one that marks a big transition in a child's life as they grow older. It's also an opportunity to honor that moment, and show how proud you are of them, with a gift.
Best Books To Give Mom For Mother's DayFrom memoir, to fiction, to poetry, to essays, these books are sure to please new and veteran mothers alike.
Best Places To Buy Golf Clothes In SacramentoWhether you're a serious golfer or a weekend warrior, looking the part means you respect the game and those golfing around you. And you look great, too. Not only is golf apparel some of the most stylish sportswear around, your outfit does serve a function (mainly comfort and flexibility.) Here are a couple of places in Sacramento that can outfit you from head to toe.

Food & Drink

Make These 5 Cocktails With Just 4 Ingredients EachWant to spice up your home cocktail menu? Make these tasty drinks with just four ingredients each from Shane Carley, author of "The Home Bartender."
3 Must-Have BBQ Recipes To Kick Off SummerSummer is here, and so is barbecue season. Try these three tasty recipes instead of your usual boring standbys.
Best Iced Coffee In SacramentoDavid Letterman once said, "If it wasn't for the coffee, I'd have no identifiable personality whatsoever." Many would agree with that statement by the retired late-night talk show host. Without coffee, most of us would not be able to function at all. So where can you find the best iced coffee in Sacramento?
4 Reason To Join A CSA Or Farm Share This YearLove visiting the farmers market and getting the freshest produce of the season? Then it's definitely worthwhile to consider buying a share in a local community supported agriculture, or CSA.
Authentic Texas Sheet Cake Recipe (In A Jar!)Looking for a new treat to add to your personal dessert menu? Try this recipe for Texas sheet cake in a jar from Shelly Jaronsky, author of "The Cookies & Cups Cookbook."
Classic Southern Recipes For Your Next PartyLooking for a dash of southern flavor? Try these recipes from Mary Alice Monroe, author of "A Lowcountry Wedding."

Nightlife & Music

Best Friend-Date Locations In Sacramento"We never hang out anymore," your best friend says. And they're right! It's time to make some quality time with your bestie. But what is there to do? Well, Sacramento is chock full or interesting ideas.
Best Places To See Local Musicians In SacramentoPopular groups from Sacramento include The Cripple Creek Band, which plays lively southern rock and country, AC/DC tribute band RIFF/RAFF and the diverse genres of danceable covers by Groove Thang. Buffett and Grateful Dead tunes are the bailiwick of Garratt Wilkin, while Ranell Carpenter’s sets include blues, soul and country; both artists are from Placerville.
Best Bars With Jukeboxes In SacramentoAlthough DJs and live band performances have taken over at many places in Sacramento, others maintain the tradition. While jukeboxes are often enjoyed at “dive” bars, it is important to remember that one person’s dive is another person’s little slice of heaven.
Best Double Date Ideas In SacramentoFrom life-sized board games, horse drawn carriages, farm fresh produce, Absinthe, Heringer wines, Cornflower Creamery ice cream and a Chocolate Week celebration, there are plenty of great opportunities for a great double date.
Entertainment Guide To Nashville, TennesseeNashville offers no shortage of entertainment options for those who know where to look. J.T. Ellison, author of "No One Knows," shares her go-to spots in The Music City.
Best Outdoor Music Venues in SacramentoSacramento has a rich history of music that stretches far before most people will give us credit for. Nowadays, this strong music presence continues to attract popular artists the world over. Here are some venues you'll want to pay attention to, to see some of that great music.

Family & Pets

5 Must-Ride Rollercoasters You Can’t Miss Out On This Season
Best Movie Theater Deals In SacramentoA great way to beat the heat and spend time with family is by heading over to your local theatre. Sacramento's theatres have come enticing theatre deals worth your while. Here are just a couple for you to take advantage of.
5 Ways To Give Back To Our Military Heroes On Memorial DaySpend some time giving back to our military heroes this Memorial Day. Here are five great ways to honor a vet today.
Research & Honor Your Family's Military History This Memorial DayMemorial Day is a great time to research your family's military history or learn a little more about your own past. Here are some helpful ways to start researching your past today.
Best Mother's Day Spa Deals In SacramentoPamper that special woman in your life, and send her to one or all of these relaxation stations located throughout the Sacramento region.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: Tips For Building A Cat TunnelCats are drawn to snug spaces when they want to nap, have fun or feel safe, and cat tunnels are perfect for them.

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