Best Oldies Music Bars In SacramentoWhen we say "oldies," what comes to mind? Good thing there are plenty of "oldies" music joints all about and around Sacramento. After all, it is one of the oldest towns in all of California. And just like a fine wine, Sacramento's age allows for a variation in the definition of "old." Here's a short list of prominent establishments that will scratch that oldies itch, whichever way you define it.
Best Places To See Cover Bands In SacramentoCover bands from a variety of musical genres hit the stages at these Sacramento clubs and pubs.
Best Improv Comedy Nights In SacramentoSacramento’s live improv shows are plenty of fun!
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.
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.