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Sacramento Music Festival Extends $99 Special For All Advance Four-Day Event Badges

Sacramento Music Festival Extends $99 Special For All Advance Four-Day Event Badges

With nearly 100 bands scheduled to perform at 20 venues during the 41st Annual Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee, the special $99 four-day event badge price has been extended to ALL advance tickets leading up to the festival.  Once the world-class musical event begins, four-day event badges will cost $110.  The Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee is scheduled over Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26, 2014.

A wide variety of musical styles will be featured at the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival, such as American roots rock, soulful and rockin’ blues, Cajun/zydeco, country, rockability, bluegrass, ragtime, early New Orleans jazz & swing, street beat, Latin music, big band, orchestras, banjo performances, dance and party bands, and more.  Performance highlights each evening include the following:

Local Museums Delight in the Outdoors with Special Events in May!

Local Museums Delight in the Outdoors with Special Events in May!

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In May, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring events and activities focused on the great outdoors, a few of which include the following:

“Dig It - The Secrets of Soil” at The California Museum -- May 1, 2014 thru March 29, 2015

VIDEO: Sacramento Has Talent contestants show their stuff

VIDEO: Sacramento Has Talent contestants show their stuff

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 was a huge day for many people in Downtown Sacramento. Sacramento Has Talent left the crowd charmed and mesmerized as contestants demonstrated their skills and talents through salsa dancing, mind-blowing yoga and more. 

Historic Old Sac Foundation Announces a Roaring 20s Underground Speakeasy Event!

Historic Old Sac Foundation Announces a Roaring 20s Underground Speakeasy Event!

The rip-roaring 1920s will soon be back in style in Old Sacramento! The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation is proud to present a glamorous underground speakeasy gala titled “The Blind Tiger” that will take place on Thursday evening, May 15, 2014, at Fat’s Catering & Banquet House in Old Sacramento.  

Slow Art Day

Slow Art Day
Slow Art Day
04-12-2014 - 04-12-2014
Crocker Art Museum
 
Admission: Free with Museum admission: Adults $10 Seniors (Age 65 and older) $8 College Students $8 Youth (Age 7–17) $5 Children (Age 6 and under) Free Museum Members Free
 
(916) 808-1182
cam@crockerartmuseum.org
 
Start Time(s): Sat 10:30am-11:30am
Slow Art Day is a global event with a simple mission: help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art
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Railroad Museum Presents "Trains & Tripods" Opportunity for Photography Enthusiasts!

Railroad Museum Presents "Trains & Tripods" Opportunity for Photography Enthusiasts!

Lights, Camera, Action! 

Back by popular demand, the California State Railroad Museum is proud to host a unique “Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar” on Friday evening, May 2 and on Saturday morning, May 3, 2014.  The two-part program includes an optional seminar on existing light photography and a photographers-only photo session inside the visually-enticing museum before it opens to the public for the day.   Amateur photographers of all skill levels can choose to attend one or both of the activities. Conducted by former Sacramento Bee photographer and Canon USA Live Learning Instructor Dave Henry, the fast-paced and information-packed lighting seminar is scheduled for Friday evening with the “bring your own tripod” photography opportunity scheduled for Saturday morning.