5 Sacramento Summer Coffees to Cool You Off

Sacramento is quickly becoming known for its coffee culture, and while most typically think of coffee as hot, Sacramento coffee bars also serve a host of summer coffees to take the edge off a warm summer day and give that afternoon pick-me-up we all need from time to time. The four coffees and one tea listed here are just... Read more »

Grape Escape is Back to Headline Weekend of Sacramento Farm-to-Fork Events in June

Sacramento's most popular wine tasting event is back in 2016 as Grape Escape returns to Cesar Chavez Plaza June 4. The weekend begins with winemakers' dinners at some of Sacramento's most famous restaurants and wraps up with a farm-to-fork Sunday brunch on 13th Street between K and L streets with excellent food, Bloody Marys and... Read more »

5 Steps to Live Like a Local When You Visit Sacramento

When you are planning your visit to Sacramento, remember that “California Begins Here.”  That does not only refer to the history of California and our designation as the capital city – it also refers to the Sacramento lifestyle. Sacramento celebrates the California lifestyle in a laid-back, approachable way that our visitors can... Read more »

Sacramento Company Offers Round-Trip Tours of Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

A new tour takes beer aficionados from Sacramento directly to Northern California’s most recognizable brewery – Sierra Nevada Brewing Company in Chico. Alopex Eco Adventures is a local tour company that provides a personalized tour experience for small groups, with frequent travels around the region to places such as Yosemite... Read more »

Sacramento 2016 Niello BMW Corporate Run brings the party to Capitol Mall

Mark your calendars for the second annual Niello BMW Corporate Run on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The party starts at 4 p.m. on Capitol Mall, the race begins at 6:30 and the after-party goes until 9. This year’s 3.1-mile course takes you on a brief scenic tour of downtown Sacramento, Old Sacramento, the waterfront and finishing on... Read more »

Capitol Avenue to Become Deschutes Street Pub Nov. 14 in Sacramento

Capitol Avenue will be transformed into a two-block pub on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 as Deschutes Brewery sets up shop with its traveling beer experience. A view of the traveling street pub in Denver earlier this year. Billed as “the ultimate craft beer block party,” the 402-foot custom bar will pour beers from 40 taps in Midtown... Read more »

California Capital Airshow to Thrill for Tenth Anniversary

The California Capital Airshow roars into the Sacramento region Oct. 2-4 for its 10th anniversary show, featuring two jet teams – the US Air Force Thunderbids and the Canadian Showbirds – and for the first time, a night show. Held each year at Mather Airport in Rancho Cordova, about 20 minutes from downtown Sacramento,... Read more »

Quick Guide to Sacramento's 2015 Farm-to-Fork Celebration

It’s September, and that means that the 2015 Farm-to-Fork Celebration is in full swing in Sacramento, America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital. Food festivals, farm dinners, wine tastings, local beer fests and restaurant specials highlight this year’s annual celebration. Don’t miss out on the fun and the opportunity to savor the best... Read more »

Gold Rush Comes to Life in Sacramento Labor Day Weekend During Sacramento Gold Rush Days

Visit Old Sacramento this Labor Day Weekend for one of the best family-friendly events of the year – Gold Rush Days. This four-day festival kicks off Sept. 4, 2015, and turns historic Old Sacramento into a scene straight out of the 1850s, with costumed reenactors, gold panning, great food and live music. Dirt will cover... Read more »

Sacramento French Film Festival Returns June 19

The 14th annual Sacramento French Film Festival opens Saturday, June 19, bringing French and French-produced films to California’s capital in what is one of the most popular film festivals each year. Held in the historic Crest Theater, the two-weekend French Film Festival’s 2015 lineup includes award-winning contemporary French... Read more »