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Best Fish Tacos In Sacramento

No reservations or dressy clothes are needed at Swabbies — despite the top-notch cuisine, there is live music and a relaxed, friendly vibe that feels like you are partying at Jimmy Buffet’s beach house.

07/22/2015

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Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In Sacramento

Pull the kids away from their iPods and headphones and let them experience music in the real world with free outdoor summer concerts.

07/10/2015

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Best Ice Cream In Sacramento

Local cream, milk, nuts and berries are used to produce spectacular ice cream flavors and sundaes at these popular Sacramento businesses.

07/08/2015

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Best Craft Beer Shops In Sacramento

A vast array of craft brews are available from these Sacramento small businesses, so when you want to enjoy a beer at home you need not be limited to cans of Bud or 40’s of Colt 45 from the neighborhood grocery store.

06/30/2015

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Best Fireworks In Sacramento

Celebrate Independence Day with a big bang, with events that bring fireworks, live music, cowboys, BMX bikes, food, carnivals, parades, beer gardens and bounce houses to Sacramento.

06/26/2015

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Ask A Sacramento Expert: Decorating Your First Apartment On A Budget

Work, school and other commitments can make life hectic, but McKenzie says the place you call home should be a “stress-free environment”.

06/23/2015

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Best Language Classes In Sacramento

Explore the world from Sacramento while learning languages such as Japanese, Farsi, German, Spanish and Italian.

06/22/2015

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Best Places To Buy Swimsuits In Sacramento

Get suited up for a fit and fashionable summer with swimsuits and more from these stellar Sacramento small businesses. Visit a certified farmer’s market before you take a dip in the water, as sunny days are the perfect time for icy watermelon, lemonade with just-picked strawberries, or daiquiris concocted with fresh peaches, cherries or nectarines.

06/02/2015

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Best LGBT Pride Event In Sacramento

The Sacramento Pride Festival and Parade is one of the most popular and well-attended events in the area, bringing the community out for a vibrantly colorful day of music, dance, art, food, shopping and entertainment. Wear plenty of sunscreen, as the hot and exciting day always features plenty of sunshine.

06/01/2015

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Best Tennis Courts In Sacramento

Sacramento public parks are some of the best places for tennis, whether you play like Rafael Nadal or are more of a casual weekend player. So grab your racket, hit one of these great local courts and start lobbing.

05/29/2015

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Best Bars With A Patio In Sacramento

These Sacramento bars and eateries offer relaxing patios where patrons can enjoy a cocktail, craft beer or glass of wine.

05/28/2015

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Best Barbecue In Sacramento

Your definition of barbecue is often a direct result of where you were raised, and fierce culinary battles are waged over how to prepare “real” barbecue.

05/27/2015

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