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“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento Over Labor Day Weekend!

“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento  Over Labor Day Weekend!

Mark your calendar…it’s time to turn back the clock to the 1850s when Gold Rush Days RETURNS to Old Sacramento over the extended Labor Day Weekend -- Friday, September 4 through Monday, September 7, 2015.  The wildly fun and free heritage celebration offers a variety of family-friendly special activities that take place throughout the historic district to help visitors experience what life was like in the 1850s.

Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for new “Gold Rush Experience” walking tours that will be launched later this summer.   Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply by Monday, July 27, 2015.

Successful candidates must be 18 years or older, reliable, enthusiastic, energetic, articulate, friendly, responsible and have strong public speaking skills.  A background in Sacramento and California history is not required as comprehensive training will be provided.  Applicants able to speak multiple languages, including American Sign Language, are encouraged to apply.  Also, preferential consideration will be given to those with college-level coursework in history, theater, education and/or with tour guide experience.

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Midtown Sacramento is an eclectic and vibrant 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month.  Home to approximately 25 art galleries, Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  On Saturday, July 11, 2015, a few special offerings presented by galleries in Midtown include the following:

 

Cinema @ Sundown, While You Swim at the Rec Pool

Cinema @ Sundown, While You Swim at the Rec Pool

Movie night at the Recreation Center. Who said the Rec can’t look like a beach resort!!

Beat the heat and join us for a special night with a movie by the pool this Thursday June 25, 2015! Bring your swimsuits or a blanket and sit out on the grass. Swimming will continue through the end of the movie. All ages welcome to this event. Non-swimmers and children 7 and younger must be within arm’s reach of an adult 18+ at all times. You can pay at the door, pre-registration is not required.

Date: Thursday: 6/25/2015-Back to the Future... Read More

Discount VIP tickets for TBD Fest Sacramento 2015

Discount VIP tickets for TBD Fest Sacramento 2015

3 Day VIP PASS + Access to ARTIST INTERVIEW LOUNGE

$200 discounted from $500 via Sac Perks

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Spotlight: 'No Fixed Address' for Nickelback

Spotlight: 'No Fixed Address' for Nickelback

Hard rock band Nickelback brings its "No Fixed Address" summer tour to the Toyota Amphitheatre on Tuesday... Read More