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Buyer & Cellar

Apr 28, 2015 - May 9, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

  B Street Theatre presents the Sacramento premiere of this one-man comedy, which was the buzz of New York when it opened Off-Broadway in 2013. In this play—which The New Yorker describes as a “fantasy so delightful you wish it were true”—Alex More, an out-of-work actor, is hired by Barbra Streisand to oversee her own private shopping center located in her...

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California Automobile Museum: Flash & Flair: The Atomic 50s & 60s

Apr 28, 2015 - Jun 7, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

In the mid-20th century, cars with showy, exaggerated tailfins ruled the roadways and mirrored the American ethos of optimism and prosperity during that time. This exhibition will feature about 15 regionally owned vehicles that sport these stylish frames, as well as other artifacts from the era, such as appliances and hood ornaments.  Museum open daily from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 

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Relay for Life

Apr 28, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

  Teams are tightening their laces in preparation for the 30th annual Relay for Life, a worldwide fundraiser made up of community events that raises money for the American Cancer Society. Starting in April, with about 20 events occurring within our region (from West Sacramento to Davis to Folsom to Roseville), there will be no shortage of opportunities to join the cause. At each event,...

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The California Museum: Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit

Apr 28, 2015 - May 3, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and Sacramento Bee staffer Paul Kitagaki Jr. juxtaposes his present-day photographs of Japanese-Americans with pictures taken of them during their World War II internment by Dorothea Lange and other prominent photographers from the War Relocation Authority. Museum hours are Tues. through Sat. 10 a.m.to 5 p.m. and Sun. from noon to 5 p.m. 

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California State Railroad Museum: American Journeys: Travel Posters from Railroading’s Golden Age

Apr 28, 2015 - May 31, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

In the early 20th century, train trips were glamorously promoted and illustrated through nostalgic travel posters; about a dozen of those archival pieces will be on display in this exhibit. Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

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Crocker Art Museum: The Nature of William S. Rice: Arts and Crafts Painter and Printmaker

Apr 28, 2015 - May 17, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The early 20th-century artist beautifully rendered the Golden State’s picturesque landscape in paintings and prints, some of which are housed by such institutions as the Smithsonian American Art Museum. This exhibition will showcase a wide range of William S. Rice’s works, including several never-before-seen depictions of California’s flora and fauna. Museum is open Tues.-Sun....

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The California Museum: Eighth Annual California Hall of Fame Artifact Exhibit

Apr 28, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Seven of the Golden State’s best and brightest will be honored in this show commemorating the 2014 class inducted into the California Hall of Fame, which includes Sacramento-born author Joan Didion, basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, whose display will feature the Academy Award he won for co-writing The Godfather screenplay with Mario Puzo. Museum...

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Crocker Art Museum: Of Cottages and Castles: The Art of California Faience

Apr 28, 2015 - May 17, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This collection of artful, intricate tiles, vessels and pottery highlights the skill and influence of Berkeley-based artisans William Bragdon and Chauncey Thomas, whose work was sought after by such architects as Julia Morgan, who commissioned the duo to create tiles for Hearst Castle. Museum is open Tues.-Sun. from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Thurs. from 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

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California State Railroad Museum: See That Lonesome Whistle Blow: Mass Market Collectibles With a Railroad Twist

Apr 28, 2015 - Nov 6, 2015

The style and glamour of railroad travel seeped into many aspects of American society, which will be illustrated in this display of dozens of antique and collectible items like a cigarette box, a liquor decanter, ash tray and cologne bottle, all of which were inspired by the shapes and imagery associated with train travel. Museum is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Sacramento International Film Festival

Apr 28, 2015 - May 3, 2015

The Sacramento International Film Festival will celebrate its 20th anniversary by kicking off eight days of festivities on April 25 with the Sacramento premiere of All Things Must Pass—actor-director Colin Hanks’ highly anticipated documentary about the legendary West Sacramento-based music store chain founded by Russ Solomon. Hanks, a Sacramento native, will attend the screening,...

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