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 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.
Treat Mom To A B&B Fit For A QueenTreat your mother to a B&B fit for a queen this Mother's Day.
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 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.
Best Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day In SacramentoDon your shamrock hats, you "Kiss Me I'm Irish" baby tees because it's time to celebrate St. Patrick's chasing of all the reptiles out of Ireland. Or something like that. One third of all American's have Irish ancestry, and that's just the one's we know of. So, get with your Irish brethren, and any one else who care to join in. It's St. Patrick's day in Sacramento!
Best 2018 Singles CruisesCruise companies have stepped up their offerings to widen appeal to a younger demographic. There are singles cruises, adults-only cruises, interactive themed cruises, culinary bootcamps and signature event cruises, some with solo cabins, too.
Unique Valentine's Day Date Ideas In SacramentoGet your creative juices flowing, think outside the candy box, or stick to the tried and true with this year's Valentine's Day list.
Best Places For Cloth Diapers In SacramentoSweet Potato Pie in Woodland hosts socials event for people to buy, sell or swap cloth diapers directly with other customers. Guests and other experts share cloth diaper experiences, offer tips and do demonstrations on how to use favorite products.
Best Crafty Classes In SacramentoWhether you're interest is to learn how to thread the most luxurious necklace to wear out on the town, or mold and fire a respectable clay pot Sacramento's craftiest classes have all artistic areas covered.
Best Cooking Classes In SacramentoCooking classes at Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op have included making homemade ravioli and other pasta, Spanish tapas, vegan and gluten-free dishes, Thai food, tamales and holiday baking. Among the more unique and tantalizing offerings, the Co-Op has held classes on the art and science of making chévre cheese and a workshop to create delicate French macarons.
Best Local Gift Card Ideas In SacramentoFrom old-school toy emporiums, vintage clothing boutiques, historic movie theaters, records stores and specialty coffee shops, this list includes the very best local gift card ideas that will be the best stocking-stuffers.