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‘Catastrophic Failure’ Cuts Fireworks Show At Cal Expo Short

The fire marshal has cut the fireworks show at Cal Expo short after a mishap backstage.



65th Annual Sacramento Autorama Wraps Up At Cal Expo On Monday

The longest-running indoor car show in the world showcases more than 500 cars from more than seven decades.


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Global Winter Wonderland Brings Colorful Holiday Display To Cal Expo

Starting on Nov. 22, Global Winter Wonderland will nix your need to book a trip to England, Italy or Easter Island this holiday season.


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American River Parkway Fires Put Focus On Homeless Camps Amid Dry Brush

No homes burned in the July 4 fire, but smoke from the 160-acre blaze postponed a Sacramento Republic FC match and nearly meant the cancellation of the Cal Expo fireworks show.


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Thieves Targeting California State Fair Parking Lots For Catalytic Converters

Since the fair opened 12 days ago, 11 cars have had their catalytic converters stolen. Vehicles sitting higher off the ground have been targeted, as it’s easier for thieves to get underneath and out quickly.


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American River Trail Fire Stopped At 30 Acres, Slowed Evening Commute

The fire broke out this afternoon and did not damage any structures. But when things seemed to be quieting down in the battle against the 30-acre blaze, flames got into live power lines, causing them to arc.


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Cal Expo Fire Evacuation Called Into Question After Main Gate Closed During July 4 Fire

Cal Expo officials say they did what needed to be done on Friday to make sure everyone could exit safely. But many parkgoers say they would have like things to be handled differently.



Cal Expo Fireworks Show Spectators Undeterred By Fire

Even with smoke settling around Cal Expo from the afternoon fire, families we spoke to say they didn’t want to miss the show.



Cal Expo Fireworks Show To Go On As Scheduled; Spectators Allowed In Grandstands

People are being allowed inside of Cal Expo to watch tonight’s fireworks display, after a fire burned dangerously close to the park.


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Cal Expo Gears Up For Fourth Of July Fireworks Show

Cal Expo organizers say they are expecting 10,000 people to fill up the grandstands at the race track tonight.


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Cool Night Helps Crews Put Out Fire Near Cal Expo

Sacramento Fire Department investigators are looking into what caused a fire that burned along the American River Bike Trail near Cal Expo overnight.