Strap on your boots, Sacramento. Country music megastar Garth Brooks opens his five-day, six-show concert run tonight at Sleep Train Arena, all of which are nearly sold out. It marks the arena’s best-selling musical event since Brooks last played in Sacramento almost 18 years ago in August...
The launch of a new locally themed app was announced today at MetroEdge’s 2015 Emerge Summit. “In the Sac” will be an insider’s guide to Sacramento for locals and tourists alike, says app co-founder Jessica Kriegel, who met business partner Eric McIntosh at last...
Ready to hop your way into the record books, Sacramento? On Saturday, April 4—the day before Easter—kids from around the Sacramento region are invited to search for some of the 505,000 Easter eggs that will be strewn about Capitol Park and Capitol Mall in an attempt to break the...
’Tis the season to go outside and smell the roses. From garden tours, to a scenic 10K and a strawberry festival, here are 10 ways to have the ultimate spring fling this year. Midtown Foodie Grub & Pub Crawl March 28 Eat, drink and be merry at three midtown restaurants (Capital Dime,...
Dog days are coming to town soon with the 94th annual Sacramento Dog Show barking up Cal Expo from April 9-12. As the city’s longest-standing canine extravaganza (and one of the oldest such shows in the nation), this year’s showcase invites guests and their furry friends to enjoy...
As the construction of midtown’s 16 Powerhouse residential and retail complex nears completion after two years, the next several weeks will usher in a slew of business openings along the 16th Street corridor. Insight Coffee Roasters, Magpie Café, Sun & Soil Juice...
From Anne Gust Brown’s days as a trailblazing executive at Gap to her work in Sacramento helping craft some of the biggest political milestones of the past decade, get to know the woman whose fierce intellect, pragmatism, candor and energy has quietly redefined what it means to be California’s first lady.
As one of the world's most accomplished and record-breaking climbers, Carmichael native Alex Honnold has scaled sheer cliffs, both with and without ropes, and set new standards in fearlessness.
As Sacramento’s first family of Chinese food celebrates its flagship restaurant’s 75th anniversary, delicious—and bittersweet—changes are in the air.
For years, the concept of a passenger train running from Old Sacramento to the Sacramento Zoo has been stalled by one obstacle after the next. Now is the time to get this wild idea back on track.
Cities like Paris, St. Louis and Seattle are instantly recognizable worldwide, not because of office buildings, but for iconic observation towers that scrape the sky. It’s time to top off Sacramento’s skyline with an architectural exclamation point.
Stars of TV shows like The Walking Dead and cult classics like The Boondock Saints mingle with superheroes and superfans at Sacramento Comic Con.
The inaugural Farm-to-Fork Week makes a splash with the ultimate locavore dinner on the Tower Bridge
A private residence on Garden Highway transforms into an island getaway at a luau-themed fundraiser for The Chevo Foundation
Animal lovers pony up for charity at the SPCA’s Lasher Polo Classic in Wilton.
Coming off his star turn on Project Runway, local designer Richard Hallmarq debuts his 2013 ready-to-wear collection.
Local luminaries channel international stars—from Tom Jones to Cher—as they sing (or lip-sync) their hearts out for charity at the Crest Theatre.
Thousands descend on Cesar Chavez Plaza to celebrate the city’s come-from-behind victory to keep the Kings in Sacramento.
The California Musical Theatre dreams a dream and throws a Les Misérables-themed gala
Hollywood actor and Sacramento native Robbie Jones hosts a local premiere of the Tyler Perry movie Temptation
Golden State greats like Joe Montana, Warren Beatty and Dolores Huerta descend on Sacramento for the seventh annual CA Hall of Fame gala