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NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Exhibit

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019

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

Launched into the Earth’s atmosphere in 1990, the space telescope that NASA calls “one of the most productive scientific instruments ever built” has taken hundreds of thousands of out-of-this-world pictures. A selection of those images—including that of the Whirlpool Galaxy—a scale model of the Hubble telescope and a display of astronaut tools compose this roaming...

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El Arte de las Almas: Día de los Muertos 2019

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

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

This exhibit commemorates the Mexican Día de los Muertos holiday with a trio of Day of the Dead altars created by California artists. One of the works featured will be by Sacramento-based John S. Huerta, who specializes in vibrant Day of the Dead pieces inspired by his late mother and sister. The museum will also present a community altar, where visitors can leave photographs to honor...

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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Victorian Christmas

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Wednesday.

Downtown Nevada City plays host to its 42nd annual holiday night market, where merry gentlefolk can meander through twinkle-lit streets in search of eats and other treats. Visitors can taste period-appropriate snacks like meat pies, listen to costumed carolers, take a horse-drawn carriage ride and snap selfies with the Walking Christmas Tree and Toy Soldier. Victorian Christmas will occur...

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Thursday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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Theatre of Lights

Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 24, 2019

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

Celebrate the nights before Christmas at this 11th annual reading of “A Visit from St. Nicholas,” cleverly staged in Old Sacramento. As voice actors—including Bill Farmer, who serves as the voice of Goofy and Pluto—weave the Yuletide tale, look to the balconies, where stage performers and colorful projections will bring the 19th-century poem to life. Showtimes are...

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Hold ’Em

Dec 13, 2019 - Jan 12, 2020

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Friday and Saturday.

When Ruth’s scheming young apartment manager attempts to shake the septuagenarian down for extra cash, she invites him to a high-stakes game of Texas Hold ’Em with her friends Kate and Faye, where she gets payback. This comedy, which is making its debut at Carmichael’s Chautauqua Playhouse, is the brainchild of former KFBK morning show host Dave Williams. The show will run...

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Holiday in the Hills

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Friday and Saturday.

Travel back to the early days of Folsom and celebrate the holidays 1800s style with a cabaret show that is refreshed annually by Sutter Street Theatre owners Mike Jimena and Connie Mockenhaupt. This 14th iteration of the beloved production draws scenes from the lives of historic Folsom residents like the notorious bandit Tom Bell, with proceedings emceed by a fictionalized version of former...

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Landscape Without Boundaries

Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

This Manetti Shrem exhibition showcases works that celebrate the rich Northern California landscape. Featured artists include former UC Davis professors Robert Arneson and William T. Wiley, both considered fathers of the Funk Art movement, and fellow UCD faculty alumnus Wayne Thiebaud, who will present three pieces inspired by the Delta, including Reservoir and Orchard. 

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Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail

Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

The beloved characters of A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh bound off the page and onto the stage for this romp of a holiday musical. Christopher Robin and his friends from the Hundred Acre Wood are on a quest to retrieve Eeyore’s missing tail before the big Christmas party begins, singing songs like “What Tiggers Do Best” along the way.

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