Summer is the perfect time to go out with friends to celebrate nice weather and good company. If you’re looking to save money, but still have a lot of fun, try these local weekend happy hours. You’ll get tasty food and drinks for a fraction of the price. Here are some places that feature awesome weekend deals near Sacramento.

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Firestone Public House
1132 16th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Firestone Public House has an extensive beer selection and plenty of flat-screen TVs around the bar, so you can watch a game and kick back. Firestone’s weekend happy hours are from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and 8 p.m. to closing on Sunday. The bar food is tasty, cheap and decently-sized, and Firestone serves pizza, chicken wings, sliders and nachos. The bar is also family-friendly, so go ahead and bring your kids to watch the game too.

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Uncle Vito’s
524 2nd St.
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 758-3000

Uncle Vito’s is a great place to catch a game on TV and sit back with an ice cold beer and a slice of New York style pizza. Vito’s has a Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursday through Saturday from 10 p.m. to closing. During this time you can enjoy a slice of pizza and a pint of beer for just $5. The slices are generously sized and the various types of beer on tap are refreshing. If that’s not a deal, we don’t know what is.

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Mojo’s Lounge and Bar
428 First St
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 661-0428

Mojo’s Lounge has a daily happy hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. That means you can grab a cheap dinner with friends on the weekend if you nosh on appetizers and sip on margaritas, which are only $5. Enjoy some pulled pork sliders for $7 or delicious salmon crab cakes for $9. Go on a Sunday for “Blues and Brews” between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. so you can fill up on good food and drinks while listening to music.

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Woodstock’s Pizza
219 G St
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 757-2525

Woodstock’s is a well-known pizzeria that boasts two happy hours every day. From 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. to closing, you can grab a pint of Budweiser for $1.50, a pint of Guinness Stout for $4, and a half dozen wings for $4.29. Woodstock’s is popular among the UC Davis students because it has a great atmosphere for group hangouts, good pizza, and low prices. Check the event calendar for upcoming happy hours, trivia nights, fundraisers, and other affairs.

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KetMoRee Thai Restaurant and Bar
238 G St.
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 759-2255

KetMoRee is a Davis favorite because it also features two happy hours every day. From 3 p.m to 6 p.m. and again from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m. you can purchase drinks at deep discounts. Beers are $3, mixed drinks that are regularly $9 are reduced to $4, and appetizers hover between $5 and $8. Try some Thai favorites like Thai Iced Tea, Lettuce Wraps, and Coconut Prawns. KetMoRee also turns into a bumping dance club at night, so be sure to stick around for the great music, often played by local DJs.

Caitlin Gaustad is a freelance writer and a fourth year student pursuing a Managerial Economics major and Spanish minor at the University of California, Davis. You can usually find her with the latest copy of a fashion magazine, which she reads cover-to-cover, admiring the styling and design of each layout. Caitlin is excited to bring you coverage of Davis fashion and trends. Her work can be found at