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Sacramento Music Festival Confirms Rock Band Collective Soul to Complete Headline Musical Acts

Sacramento Music Festival Confirms Rock Band Collective Soul to Complete Headline Musical Acts

           With seven #1 hits on their resume, iconic American rock band Collective Soul is confirmed as the Sunday night headline act for the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee.  The Festival is scheduled over Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26.  With this high energy band added to the line-up, the headline acts are now complete for the 41st annual event that showcases nearly 100 bands performing live over the four-days.  Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will get the musical party started on Friday evening; along with local band Mumbo Gumbo, the talented singer/songwriter Mat Kearney will be the headline performance on Saturday evening; along with opening act Joy & Madness, the iconic rock band Collective Soul will keep the musical momentum going when they headline on Sunday evening.

Celebrate World-Class Music during the 2014 Sac Music Festival - Special Pricing on Advance Tickets!

Celebrate World-Class Music during the 2014 Sac Music Festival - Special Pricing on Advance Tickets!

Get ready to move your feet and dance in the streets morning, noon and night when the 2014 Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee returns over Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26!  The four-day musical celebration will showcase nearly 100 bands playing 300 sets at 20 venues -- most within walking distance -- from Old Sacramento to the Convention Center area. 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.   

Sacramento Food & Film Festival

Sacramento Food & Film Festival

 

The Sacramento Food Film Festival is back to nourish your body and mind! From March 20-30, there will be pairings of food and food-related movies in various locations in Sacramento. All proceeds will benefit California Food Literacy Center.

Tickets at Sacramento Food Film Festival. The festival is expected to sell out so book your tickets today!

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Celebrities Join “Sacramento Has Talent” Benefit for Access Sacramento

Celebrities Join “Sacramento Has Talent” Benefit for Access Sacramento

The “Sacramento Has Talent” benefit April 10 at The Crest Theatre brags not only some of the Sacramento region’s best performers, it also can boast of some high powered  help in its Master of Ceremonies and on-stage judges.

Women's History Day in Old Sacramento this Saturday!

Women's History Day in Old Sacramento this Saturday!

In honor of “Women’s History Month,” the Historic Old Sacramento Foundation is proud to present a special Living History event.  Free Women’s History Day events will take place throughout Old Sacramento State Historic Park on Saturday, March 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Dressed in 19th century period attire, men and women will show how men’s and especially women’s fashion has changed throughout the decades. Living History re-enactors will showcase their hand-made historic attire from the 1850s, 60s, 70s and 80s. The origins of “Women’s History Month” as a national celebration date back to 1981 when Congress identified a week in March as “Women’s History Week.”  In 1995, the celebration was expanded to the entire month and the tradition continues.  

Ready, Set, Shop...Two Capital Area Historic Parks Unite to Host Annual Artisan Shopping Weekend!

Ready, Set, Shop...Two Capital Area Historic Parks Unite to Host Annual Artisan Shopping Weekend!

Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) and the State Indian Museum are teaming up to host their annual spring time artisan shopping events on the same weekend -- April 12 & 13, 2014.  Sutter’s Fort SHP will host its popular “Traders’ Faire - California’s First Mall” while the State Indian Museum will present its annual spring time “Indian Arts & Crafts Market,” both open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.  While the available wares are different at each location and true to their respective histories, both offer unique, hand-crafted items that make for treasured gifts and collectibles. 

Upcoming Sacramento Food & Film Festival March 20th-30th

Upcoming Sacramento Food & Film Festival March 20th-30th

From March 20th to the 30th, the annual Sacramento Food & Film Festival will host a ten day series of events throughout the city designed to “showcase food themed documentaries,” alongside a delicious meal (sacfoodfilmfest.com).  The Sacramento Food & Film Festival’s proceeds will go to the California Food Literacy Center, an organization devoted to public health education.