Chill Out: Sacramento's 5 Favorite Frozen-Dessert ShopsWith sweltering summer temperatures come irresistible cravings for frozen treats. But where to find the perfect snack to turn a day from oppressive oven to tropical tranquility?
What's The Most Expensive Residential Rental On The Market In Sacramento?Believe it or not, the priciest listings in today's Sacramento rental market are going for over $3,000/month. Just how luxe do these rentals get, given their huge price points?
Best Ways To Celebrate 4th of July In SacramentoThe Rancho Cordova holiday celebration includes a hometown parade, great food, a beer garden, full carnival with rides and games, exhibits and an Aerial Assault Extreme Trampoline Show. The Kids Zone offers excitement for more than just children, with steam train rides, bungee trampoline, laser tag, pony rides, a petting zoo, water-walking in huge bubbles and even a video-game trailer that rolls.
Best Kids Menus In SacramentoSkip the menus that lack creativity and instead consider visiting one of these eateries that serve steamed vegetables, rotisserie chicken plates, mac 'n' cheese, and even wood-fired pizzas with fresh veggies and other toppings that will leave even the most pickiest of eaters satisfied.
Best Memorial Day Walks, Runs And Parades In SacramentoEntrants to this Memorial Day can be children, adults or dogs; the No Excuses 5K is a benefit for Canine Companions for Independence. Through its Veterans Initiative, the nonprofit provides free, highly-trained support dogs to disabled veterans.
Best Mother-Daughter Date Ideas In SacramentoMother's Day may only come once a year, but there are myriad ways to celebrate the woman who does it all with one or more of these creative and fun mother and daughter date ideas in Sacramento.
Best Tequila Drinks In SacramentoThe types of tequila at Florez Bar and Grill, blancos, anejos, mezcal, reposadas and premiums, number in the double digits, and the bar offers an array of margaritas. The latter include hibiscus, pomegranate, tamarind and basil blueberry, a skinny Cadillac with Grand Marnier and another with George Clooney’s Tequila Casamingos Blanco.
Best Ways To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In SacramentoSacramentans can celebrate Cinco de Mayo from home with iconic films. “Hecho En Mexico” is a beautiful documentary about iconic performers and musicians, and rockumentary “Gimme The Power” focuses on a band involved in political and social protests. “Frida” actress Salma Heyek was nominated for an Academy Award for her portrayal of flamboyant, controversial artist Frida Kahlo.
Best Bars In Sacramento To Watch The Kentucky DerbyPick out the biggest, most luxurious hat, sip on a few mint juleps, and get ready to sing “My Old Kentucky Home," but in the comforts of Sacramento at one of these local area bars that's sure to be the best location to place bets and watch the horses stride for the win during this year's Kentucky Derby.
Best Ways To Support Sacramento's Local Music SceneWeekends at the Fox & Goose Public House bring an eclectic collection of live bands playing music of every type and era, including jazz, rock, electric blues, reggae, rockabilly, Tex-Mex and folk.
Best Easter Brunch Menus In SacramentoAlthough Easter also falls on April Fool's Day, don't be misled into the routine choices when it comes to where to eat for Sunday brunch. Instead, try one of these restaurants to experience the best Easter brunch menus from Folsom to West Sacramento.
Best Family Events For Easter In SacramentoMany older children and adults understand that Easter is a religious holiday that celebrates Christ rising from the grave. But for young children, Easter means candy, egg hunts, fun, and the Easter Bunny. There are a lot of Easter events going on across the Sacramento area. This is not an exhaustive list of events, please check your local area for other events. But these five venues will give you a head start on the egg hunts and fun.