Archive of: Features

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The Boy With the Dragon Tattoo

The Boy With the Dragon Tattoo

December-January 2019
Toasty Toasts

Toasty Toasts

Got the winter blues? We’ve got the winter booze to chase them away. From a spiked Mexican hot chocolate to a warm apple pie elixir and a rum-based butterbeer, here are 10 soul-lifting cold-weather cocktails around the region that bring the heat and pack a punch. Get ready to zip up and sip up.

December-January 2019
Flights of Fancy

Flights of Fancy

Food flights! From a trio of house-made ice cream to a quartet of bacon strips and a quintet of frozen cocktails, we’ve got eight great medleys that are triple (or quadruple or quintuple) the fun. Sacramento, get ready for takeoff.

December-January 2019
The Ice Blocks Cometh

The Ice Blocks Cometh

December-January 2019
The Great Sacramento Beer Boom of 2018

The Great Sacramento Beer Boom of 2018

If you’re a beer lover (or even a mere beer liker), there’s never been a better time to soak up the suds, with yet another pub popping up seemingly every week around town. Have foam FOMO? Here are 10 cool new places to grab a pint, from Ruhstaller’s underground downtown bar to the moxie-infused Moksa brewery in Rocklin. Hop to it—it’s always beer o’clock somewhere in Sacramento.

October-November 2018
Fields of Gold

Fields of Gold

Every autumn on the Sacramento State campus, bright yellow ginkgo leaves fall from their branches and form vibrant canvases for environmental artist Joanna Hedrick, who patiently shapes them into mesmerizing designs. With a humble rake as her paintbrush, she creates ephemeral works of art that make a lasting impression.

October-November 2018
Done Wanderin'

Done Wanderin'

October-November 2018
Chef Jeremiah Tower

Chef Jeremiah Tower

August-September 2018
Raising the Barre

Raising the Barre

August-September 2018
Homes Away From Home

Homes Away From Home

Want to get away without going away? Whether you dream of a house on the water, long for the simple pleasures of farming life, wish to be whisked to Middle-earth, or yen for some Zen, we've got the perfect Airbnb abode for the ultimate staycation. So go ahead, relax—in a Hollywood-worthy country cottage or an opulent Mongolian yurt—and make yourself at home.

August-September 2018